Pourya Shamsi

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering

Pourya Shamsi received his B.Sc. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, in 2007, and his Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Texas at Dallas, TX, in 2012.

Journal Articles

  • X. Li, P. Shamsi, “Model Predictive Current Control of Switched Reluctance Motors with Inductance Auto-calibration,” IEEE transactions on Industrial Electronics, Early Access
  • P. Shamsi, H. Xie, A. Longe, J. Joo, “Economic dispatch of a cooperative community microgrid,” IEEE transactions on smart grid, Early Access
  • X. Li, P. Shamsi, “Inductance surface learning for model predictive current control of switched reluctance motors,” IEEE transactions on Transportation Electrification, vol.1, no.3, pp.287-297, Oct. 2015

Conference Presentations

  • S. Mukherjee, P. Shamsi, M. Ferdowsi, “Impedance Shaping for Improved Load Sharing Among Inverters in AC Microgrids,” Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2015 IEEE, pp.738-744, 20-24 Sept. 2015
  • P. Shamsi, M. Marsousi, X. Huaiqi, W. Fries, C. Shaffer, "Dictionary learning for short-term prediction of solar PV production," IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, 2015, pp.1-5, 26-30 July 2015
  • P. Shamsi, “Extended averaging method for power electronic converters,” Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, 2014

Patents

  • B. Fahimi, P. Shamsi, “Single Bus Star Connected Switched Reluctance Drive and Method” US Patent 20,150,002,055, Jan 1st 2015.

 

Research Interests:

Smart-grids; Stability assessment in micro-grids; Energy management; Switching power converters; VHF/UHF dc-dc converters; Motor drives

Resume/CV:

Education:

  • Post Doctorate Research Associate, Electrical Engineering The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX USA - Research Topic: Automotive Drive Systems for Double Stator Switched Reluctance Motors.
  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX USA, Nov 2012 - Dissertation Topic: Stability Assessment of a Multi-Port Power Electronic Interface (MPEI) in a Hybrid Micro Grid.
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering The University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, May 2007 - B.Sc. Project Topic: UPF, Low THD 3-Phase Grid Tied Rectifier