Hesam Mirzaee

Hesam Mirzaee, Senior Engineer, Asset Operations, is a dedicated, practical and passionate electrical engineer with a strong educational background in Power Electronics and Power Systems supported by more than 8 years of field research, teaching and hands-on experience in design, modeling, digital simulation and implementation of electrical systems.

Areas of Expertise

  • Design, modeling, control and implementation of power electronic systems as applied to power system applications
  • Renewable energy sources integration and automation utilizing power electronic systems
  • Utility-scale energy storage systems (ESS) design, modeling, control and automation for power grid applications
  • Emerging power conversion technologies and distribution system architectures in micro-grids including both AC and DC power systems
  • Real-time digital simulation (RTDS) and hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) testing and performance evaluation of new power system distribution protection and automation devices and technologies
  • PQ measurement, analysis and enhancement solutions in power system

Experience & Background

  • Quanta Technology, Renewables Intern (11/2014-Present)
  • NSF FREEDM Systems Center, Research Assistant (2009-2014)
  • North Carolina State University, Teaching Assistant, ECE 310 (8/2013-12/2013)
  • North Carolina State University, Teaching Assistant, ECE 792 (1/2012-5/2012)
  • North Carolina State University, Teaching Assistant, ECE 534 (8/2010-12/2010)

Education

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Power Electronics and Power Systems, North Carolina State University , Raleigh, NC, U.S. (2014)
  • Graduate Certificate in Renewable Electric Energy Systems (REES), North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, U.S. (2013)
  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Power Electronics and Electric Machines, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN (2008)
  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN (2005)

Hesam can be contacted at: hmirzaee@quanta-technology.com