Biography

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Dr Vahid Vahidinasab received the B.S. degree from K. N. Toosi University of Technology Tehran, Iran, in 2004, and the M.S. (Hon.) and Ph.D. (Hon.) degree from Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 2006 and 2010, respectively, all in electrical engineering.

He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran. He is an IEEE member. His research interests include integration of distributed energy resources (DERs) into electric power systems, design, operation and economics of smart Microgrids, reliability assessment of power components and systems and application of artificial intelligence and optimization methods in power system studies. Dr. Vahidinasab is the recipient of the Elites National Foundation Prizes.

ORCiD ID:                     0000-0002-0779-8727

Researcher ID:            F-3602-2014

Scopus Author ID:     23483160600

Appointments

  • Present2010

    Assistant Professor

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Shahid Beheshti University (SBU)

  • Present2014

    Director-General for Research

    Niroo Research Institute (NRI)

  • 20142012

    Director of Undergraduate Education Affairs Office

    Abbaspour School of Engineering, Shahid Beheshti University (SBU)

  • 20142013

    Member of selected committee for scientific promotion

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Shahid Beheshti University (SBU)

  • 20132012

    Technical Consultant

    Strategic planning and control department, MAPNA Group

  • 20122010

    Technical Consultant

    Energy Research Center, Niroo Research Institute (NRI)

  • 20102004

    Research Assistant

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST)

  • 20102006

    Research Assistant

    Energy Research Center, Niroo Research Institute (NRI)

  • 20062004

    Research Assistant

    Electricity Research Center, Niroo Research Institute (NRI)

Education

  • Ph.D. February 2010

    Power Systems Engineering

    Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, IRAN

  • M.S. October 2006

    Power Systems Engineering

    Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, IRAN

  • B.S. September 2004

    Power System Engineering

    K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN

Honors, Awards and Grants

  • 2015
    Supervision of the Appreciaited BSc Thesis in Electrical Engineering, Iranian Society of Smart Grids
  • 2014
    Supervision of the Best BSc Thesis in Electrical Engineering, Iranian Smart Home Festival
  • 2011
    Recipient of the Iranian Young Professors Prize
  • 2010
    Recipient of the Elites National Foundation Prize
  • 2006
    First rank Student of M.S. Degree in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology
  • 2005
    Distinguished Researcher, Department of Electrical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology
  • 2005
    Distinguished Student, Department of Electrical Engineering Iran University of Science and Technology
  • 2000
    Rank 329 among 350,000 participants of nationwide universities entrance exam
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