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Behrooz Bahrani received the B.Sc. degree from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, the M.Sc. degree from the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, and the Ph.D. degree from the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, all in electrical engineering, in 2006, 2008, and 2012, respectively.

From September 2012 to September 2015, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at several institutions including EPFL, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA, and Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany. His research interests include control of power electronics systems, applications of power electronics in power and traction systems, and grid integration of renewable energy resources.

Behrooz Bahrani received the Swiss National Science Foundation Early Postdoc.Mobility Fellowship in 2013, and the Swiss National Science Foundation Advanced Postdoc.Mobility Fellowship in 2014.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Research area keywords

  • Power Electroncis
  • Power Conversion
  • Energy Storage
  • Microgrids
  • Control

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