Mahshid Amirabadi

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-373-8177
Fax: 617-373-8970
Email: m.amirabadi@northeastern.edu


Research Interests

  • Universal Converters
  • Design, modeling, and control of power converters
  • Power electronics for renewable energy systems and variable speed drives
  • Microgrids
  • Wireless power transfer

Appointments

  • Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Northeastern University, Boston, MA (June 2021- present)
  • Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Northeastern University, Boston, MA (Sep. 2015- June 2021)
  • Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (Aug. 2013- Aug. 2015)

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Electrical engineering (Power-Power Electronics), Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, August 2013
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.), Electrical engineering (Power- Power Electronics), University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, September 2006
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Electrical Engineering (Electronics),¬†Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, September 2002

Honors and Awards

  • NSF CAREER Award, February 2021
  • Second Place Prize Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2021.
  • Second Place Prize Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2020.
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), September 2016.
  • Outstanding Dissertation Award, Electrical and Computer Engineering department, Texas A&M University, academic year 2012-2013.
  • Outstanding Presentation Award, The Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), March 2013.