IEEE Toronto Section

IEEE

Ali Nabavi

Biography

Dr. Nabavi is a Senior Member of IEEE and a professional engineer in the Province of Ontario, Canada. He received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 1987 and 1990, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, in 1996. Upon his graduation he joined the University of Mazandaran/Iran as a faculty member in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Since then he has been actively engaged in research and development in the general area of power systems, and power electronics as well as teaching and supervising of graduate students. He was elevated to the rank of associate professor in 2003. Since 2004, he has been with the Centre for Applied Power Electronics (CAPE), University of Toronto, as a Senior Research Associate and has been actively leading/collaborating on research projects with various utilities and advanced industries. During his academic career, he has supervised more than 29 graduate students, published more than 22 journal papers, 45 technical papers, numerous proprietary industry presentations and technical reports and six patent disclosures in the areas of energy systems, power electronics and power systems.

The following is a summary of his life with IEEE:
2016-present ………… Secretary, IEEE Toronto Section,
2014-present ………… Chair, IAS/PELS joint Chapter (Toronto)
2011-2013 ……………. Chair, AESS Chapter (Toronto)
2008-2011 ……………. Vice-chairs, AESS Chapter (Toronto)
2004-present ………… Senior Member
1998-2003 ……………. Student Branch Counselor, (Mazandaran/Iran)
1992-present ………… Member, PES, IAS, PLES, AESS, CE

Reviewer:
Journals:
* IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery.
* IEEE Trans. on Power System.
* IEEE Trans. on Sustainable Energy.
* IEEE Trans. On Smart Grid
* IEEE Trans. On Power Electronics