H. Bevrani was born in Kurdistan, Iran. He received the M.Eng. (Hons.) degree from K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 1997, and the Ph.D. degree from Osaka University, Osaka, Japan, in 2004, both in electrical engineering. From 2004 to 2006, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan. From 2007 to 2008, he was a Senior Research Fellow at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Qld., Australia. From 2009 to 2010, he was working as a professor in Kumamoto University (Japan). From 2000, he has been an academic member of University of Kurdistan. His special fields of interest include intelligent and robust control applications in Power system and Power electronic industry. Prof. Bevrani is a senior member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan (IEEJ) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
1- Power System Control and Analysis:
Automatic Generation Control (AGC) and Frequency Regulation, Emergency control, PSS design, Transient stability enhancement, Restructuring and its impacts on Power system dynamics and stability, Impacts of Renewable Energy Resources on power system dynamics and performance, Microgrid/Smart grids controls
2- Modeling, Control and Analysis of Power Electronic Systems:
DC-DC and Resonant power converters, SMPS, UPS and FACT devices
3- Robust Control, Intelligent Control, and Nonlinear Control:
Applications in Power systems, Power electronics, and Robotics