About

 

 

 

 

Reza Yazdanpanah

Department of Electrical Engineering,

Larestan University (Higher Education Complex), Azadi Boulevard, Lar, Iran.

Tel: (+98) 71 52255132

Fax: (+98) 71 52255132

Cell Phone: (+98) 9360003120

Email: ryazdanpanah@lar.ac.ir , rezayazdanpanah@gmail.com

Website: http://yazdanpanah.info

Date and Place of birth: 06/10/1980 – Lar, Iran

 

􀂙 RESEARCH INTERESTS

Electrical Machines & Drives, Design and simulation

Power Electronics

Power systems

Applied Nonlinear Control & Neural Networks

 

􀂙 EDUCATION

Ph.D.  in Electrical Engineering

Department of Electrical Engineering,

AmirKabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran.

Majoring in Power System Engineering

Dissertation Title:

"Analysis, Design and Prototyping a Self-powered Hybrid Eddy Current/Regenerative Brake "

Supervisor: Prof. Mojtaba Mirsalim

GPA:17.53/20.00 (3.5/4), 2010-2014

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,

Isfahan University of Technology , Isfahan, Iran.

Majoring in Power System Engineering

Thesis Title:

"Robust Backstepping Control of Speed Sensorless Induction Motor Drive Using Neural Networks "

Supervisor: Prof. Jafar Soltani  Advisor: Dr. Javad Askari

GPA:17.66/20.00 (3.53/4), 2003 – 2006

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering,

Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran.

Majoring in Power System Engineering

Thesis Title:

“Electromagnetic Fields Measurement and Compatibility”

Supervisor: Dr. Ebrahim Farjah

GPA:15.11/20.00 (3.02/4), 1999-2003

National Diploma in Mathematics and Physics

School of Shahid Nasiri, Lar, Iran.

GPA: 19.66/20.00 – 1998

 

􀂙 AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

Honored as the third rank among the graduate students of Power Engineering,

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, 2006

 

􀂙 PUBLICATIONS AND PATENTS

  1. JOURNAL PAPERS

P. Hekmati, R. Yazdanpanah, M. Mirsalim, E. Ghaemi, “Radial-Flux Permanent-Magnet Limited-Angle Torque Motors”, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (ISI), vol. 64, no. 3, 2017.

R. Yazdanpanah, M. Mirsalim, “Analytical Study of Axial-Flux Hybrid Excitation Eddy Current Brakes”, International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics (ISI), vol. 47, no. 4, 2015.

R. Yazdanpanah, M. Mirsalim, “Design of Robust Speed and Slip Controllers for a Hybrid Electromagnetic Brake System”, IET Electric Power Applications (ISI), vol. 9, no. 4, 2015.

P. Hekmati, R. Yazdanpanah, M. Mirsalim, “Design and Analysis of Double-Sided Slotless Axial-Flux Permanent Magnet Machines with Conventional and New Stator Core”, IET Electric Power Applications (ISI), vol. 9, no. 3, 2015.

R. Yazdanpanah, and M. Mirsalim, “Hybrid Electromagnetic Brakes: Design and Performance Evaluation”, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion (ISI), vol. 30, no. 1, 2015.

 R. Yazdanpanah, and M. Mirsalim, “Axial-Flux Wound-Excitation Eddy-Current Brakes: Analytical Study and Parametric Modeling”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics (ISI), vol. 50, no. 6, 2014.

R. Yazdanpanah, J. Soltani, G. R. Arab Markadeh, “Nonlinear torque and stator flux controller for induction motor drive based on adaptive input–output feedback linearization and sliding mode control”, Energy Conversion and Management (ISI), vol. 49, no. 4, 2008.

G. R. Arab Markadeh, R. Yazdanpanah, J. Soltani, “Input-Output Feedback Linearization Control of Induction Motor with Adaptive Backstepping Observer”, European Power Electronics and Drives (ISI), vol. 18, no. 2, 2008.

R. Yazdanpanah, J. Soltani, “Robust Backstepping Control Of Induction Motor Drives Using Artificial neural Networks and Sliding–Mode Flux Observers”, International Journal of Engineering, Transactions A: Basics, vol. 20, no. 3, 2007.

 

  1. CONFERENCE PAPERS

M. A. Noroozi, J. S. Moghani, R. Yazdanpanah, “Passive-rotor Disk-shaped Transverse-flux Permanent-magnet Generator for Small Wind Turbine Application”, IEEE 6th Power Electronics, Drive Systems & Technologies  Conference (PEDSTC2015), Feb, 2015, Tehran, Iran.

P. Hekmati, R. Yazdanpanah, J. Mili Monfared, M. Mirsalim, “Adjustable Capacitor for the Single-Phase IM Performance Improvement”, IEEE 5th Power Electronics, Drive Systems & Technologies Conference (PEDSTC2014), Feb, 2014, Tehran, Iran.

J. Soltani , R. Yazdanpanah, “Robust Backstepping Control of Induction Motor Using Artificial Neural Networks”, International power Electronics and motion Control Conference )IPEMC), 2006, China.

J. Soltani , R. Yazdanpanah , “Robust Direct Torque Control of Adjustable Speed Induction Motor Drive Based on Input-Output Feedback linearization Using Neural Networks”, International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems)ICEMS), 2006, Japan.

R. Yazdanpanah , A. Farrokh Payam, “Direct Torque Control of An Induction Motor Drive Based on Input-Output Feedback Linearization Using Adaptive Backstepping Flux Observer”, Artificial Intelligence in Energy Systems and Power)AIESP), 2006, Portugal.

A.Farrokh Payam , B. Mirzaeian Dehkordi , R. Yazdanpanah, “Nonlinear Sliding-Mode Speed Control of the DC Servo Motor”, Artificial Intelligence in Energy Systems and Power)AIESP), 2006, Portugal.

 

  1. PATENTS

“Self-excited hybrid electromagnetic brake”, Iran National Patent, reg. no. 83000, 2014. Verified by the Iran Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST). patent_description

“Double-sided slotless axial-flux permanent magnet machines with improved trapezoidal stator core”, Iran National Patent, reg. no. 83736, 2014.

 

  1. TECHNICAL REPORTS

۱٫ R. Yazdanpanah, M. Dehghani, “South Fars Power Plant Planning, Site Selection and connections”, Fars and Bushehr Grid study for year 1393(in Persian, Report #11), Fars Regional Electric Company (FREC), (in Persian, Document # T-82-849)., Jan 2009.

 

  1. SELECTED SOFTWARES

۱٫ Developing a Software on Calculating and Drawing the Electromagnetic Field of a Simple Structure Consisting of Ferromagnetic Material and Windings.

۲٫ Developing a Software on Calculations and Designing of Electromagnets and Transformers.

۳٫ Developing a Load Flow Software, Based on MLP Neural Networks.

۴٫ Developing a Pattern Recognition Software, Based on Hopfield Neural Networks.

 

􀂙 RESEARCH ASSISTANT, RESEARCH EXPERIENCES AND ACCOMPLISHED PROJECTS

 RESEARCH ASSISTANT:

• Research Assistant in Electrical Machines and Transformer Research Laboratory (EMTRL), Department of Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology. Founder and Director: Prof. Mirsalim., Jan 2010 – 2014

 

􀂙 TEACHING ASSISTANT AND TEACHING EXPERIENCES

TEACHING EXPERIENCES:

• Faculty member of Larestan University (Higher Education Complex) (Fars, Lar)

• Faculty member of Hormozgan University (Hormozgan, Bandar Abbas)

• Cooperation with Bandar Abbas Islamic Azad University (Hormozgan, Bandar Abbas)

• Cooperation with Larestan Islamic Azad University (Fars, Lar)

• Cooperation with Larestan University of Applied Science and Technology (Fars, Lar)

 

􀂙 WORK EXPERIENCES

•Power system simulation and study for:

  • Stability evaluation and analysis
  • Reliability increase
  • Network expansion planning

•Technical reports to the ministry of energy

 

􀂙 COMPUTER SKILLS

Engineering Softwares: MATLAB and Simulink (Control Systems, Power System Block Set, Fuzzy Logic, Neural Network), Ansoft Maxwell, OrCAD/PSpice, EMTP, DIgSILENT, Arc GIS.

Programming Languages: MATLAB programming language, C/C++.

General Softwares: Word, Excel, FrontPage, PowerPoint, Visio, Photoshop.

Operating Systems: MSDos, Windows.

 

􀂙 ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

MSRT English Language Test: 64/100 (Reading=28/40, Listening=14/30, Structure and Writing=22/30)., Test Date: 04/03/2011

TOLIMO English Language Test: 537/677 (Reading=45, Listening=21, Structure =29)., Test Date: 12/12/2008