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Mehdi Rafiei Foroushani

PhD Student

Education

2013-2015M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Shiraz University of Technology, Shiraz, Iran. GPA:19/20 (95/100)
2009-2013B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran. GPA:15.52/20 (77.6/100)

Research Experience

2020-PresentResearch Assistant, to Dr. Jalil Boudjadar, Department of Engineering - Applied Formal Methods, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.
2013-2015Research Assistant, to Professor Taher Niknam, Department of Electrical Engineering, Shiraz University of Technology, Shiraz, Iran. “A Hybrid Approach for Probabilistic Forecasting of Electricity Price”.
2012-2013Research Assistant, to Assistant Professor Mostafa Shahnazari, Department of Electrical Engineering, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran. “Design and Operation of a Power Line Carrier Communication (PLCC) System”

Industrial Experience

December 2019- February 2020Technical office expert at Dossena Company
December 2015-December 2019Cooperation with Esfahan Regional Electricity Company (EREC) “Survey, Feasibility and Usage of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) on Transmission Networks’ Equipment with Centralization on Protection Issue”.
June 2013- July 2013Intern Esfahan’s Mobarake Steel Company.

Language

Persian - Native
English - Fluent

Skill and Qualification

o Power System Analysis
o Electricity Market
o Protection Systems
o Power Management
o Renewable Energy
o Forecasting methods
o System Reliability
o Maintenance Planning
o Markov model
o Evolutionary Algorithms
o Neural Network
o Fuzzy Logic

Software

o Matlab, Matlab\Simulink
o Digsilent
o Microsoft Office
o Step 7