Director

Dr. Mohammad B. Shadmand

Dr. Mohammad B. Shadmand

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Director of Intelligent Power Electronics at Grid Edge (IPEG) Research Laboratory

Email: shadmand@uic.edu

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Mohammad B. Shadmand (S’09–M’15-SM’20) received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station, USA, in 2015. From 2015 to 2016, he was an Instructor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA. From 2016 to 2017, he was a Research Engineer with the Renewable Energy and Advanced Power Electronics Research Laboratory, College Station, USA. From 2017 to 2020, he was an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA. Since 2020, he is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Illinois at Chicago, USA. His current research interests include advanced model predictive control, grid-tied power electronics interfaces with advance functionalities, grid situational awareness, and control of smart microgrid systems.

He has published more than 85 journal and conference papers, and his research grants and industrial projects are backed by more than $9 million in funding from sources such as the U.S. Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, and Qatar National Research Fund.

Dr. Shadmand was awarded Michelle Munson Serban Simu Keystone Research Scholar, Kansas State University in 2017. He was awarded the 2019 IEEE Myron Zucker Faculty-Student Research Grant. He has served as Technical Program Co-Chair of the 2019 IEEE Smart Grid & Renewable Energy Conference. He has served as lead Technical Program Advisor of the 2020 First IEEE Kansas Power & Energy Conference (KPEC). He serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Industry Application and IET Renewable Power Generation.