Merhdad Yazdanian

Mehrdad Yazdanian, PhD, Senior Engineer, Protection & Control, is a specialist in grid integration of renewable energy resources, power systems monitoring, and microgrid control. During his PhD, Mehrdad worked on the control of power electronics devices for the grid integration of renewable energy resources. He has extensive experience in PSCAD and Matlab/Simulink as well as strong knowledge and Matlab coding experience of power applications such as power flow, continuation power flow, state estimation, contingency analysis, economic dispatch, optimal power flow (OPF), load modeling.

 

Areas of Expertise

·     Grid integration of renewable energy resources

·     Microgrid management and control

·     Control of power electronics devices

·     Applications of power electronics in power systems

·     Power systems control and automation

Experience & Background

·     Years of experience in the electric power industry............................................. 2017–Present

·     Senior Engineer, Protection & Control, Quanta Technology ............................. 2017–Present

·     Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Tennessee Knoxville..................................... 2017

·     Adjunct Faculty, Washington State University..................................................... 2016

·     Graduate Research Assistant, Washington State University.............................. 2012–2016

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

·     IEEE ETC.

·     IEEE ETC.

·     IEEE ETC.

·     IEEE ETC.

Education

·     PhD, Electrical Engineering, SCHOOL, YEAR

·     MS, Electrical Engineering, SCHOOL, YEAR

·     BS, Electrical Engineering, SCHOOL, YEAR

 

Mehrdad can be contacted at MYazdanian@Quanta-Technology.com