Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering Dept, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Aug 2018- Present
  • Research Associate, Center for Energy Studies, Louisiana State University, May 2018- July 2018
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Electrical Engineering Dept, Louisiana State University, May 2017- May 2018

Education:

  • PhD., Electrical Engineering, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida (2016)
  • M.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2012)
  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran (2010)

Research Interests

  • Real-time analysis of power system stability and control based on nonlinear time-series data
  • Simulation and analysis of power electronic-based components in power systems
  • Power converters design, integration, control, and hardware implementation
  • Quantification and visualization of systems dynamic under different types of perturbation

News and upcoming events:

  • A fully funded PhD position is available. The research will be focused on dynamic analysis in microgrids. Please send your CV to farzad.ferdowsi@louisiana.edu if interested.
  • 2019 IEEE Green Tech Conference will be held at Lafayette, Louisiana from April 3 to April 6, 2019. The paper submission deadline is December 15, 2018. For more details: https://ieeegreentech.org/