Mehrdad Chapariha

Mehrdad Chapariha, Senior Consultant, Protection and Control, specializes in power system modeling and simulation studies. Mehrdad is also involved in automation projects with the CYME software. Prior to joining Quanta Technology, Mehrdad was collaborating with Manitoba HVDC Research Centre (the developer of PSCAD/EMTDC), and CYME International T&D in power system model development.

Areas of Expertise

  • Power System Protection (Wide Area Coordination Studies)
  • Power System Modeling and Simulation Studies (PSCAD/EMTDC, CYME, CAPE, SimPowerSystems, ASMG, PLECS, MATLAB/Simulink)
  • Power Electronics Applications in Power Systems
  • Power Quality Assessment and Control

 

Experience and Background

  • Senior Consultant, Quanta Technology........................................................................2016 – Present
  • PDF, University of British Columbia/Manitoba HVDC Research Centre......................2015 – 2016
  • Intern, CYME International T&D...................................................................................Sept. – Dec. 2014

 

Accomplishments and Industry Recognition

·                  Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversions, Power Delivery, and Power Electronics

·                  Published over 21 articles in magazines and conference proceedings (including 8 refereed technical journals)

 

Education

  • PhD – University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.............................................. 2013          
  • MSc – Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran .............................................2009
  • BSc – Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran...............................................2006