My CV

EDUCATION


    M.Sc. Electrical Engineering-Control

    Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), Tehran, Iran, Sept.2017 - Present

    GPA: 18.02/20 (3.88/4)

    Thesis Title: Voltage control of islanded AC Microgrids with robust performance approach.

    Supervisor: Prof. Mohammadreza Jahed Motlagh

    Advisor: Dr. Qobad Shafiee


    B.Sc. Electrical Engineering-Power

    Qom University of Technology (QUT), Qom, Iran, Sept.2012 - Sept2016

    GPA: 15.70/20 (Last two year 3.5/4)

    Thesis Title: Analysis and simulation of the impact of electromagnetic pulse on electrical equipment

    Supervisor: Dr. Saeed Hasanzadeh




SELECTED COURCES


    Graduate

    • Neural Networks, Prof. Farrokhi, 20/20 (First rank)
    • Optimal Control Systems, Dr. Ebadollahi, 20/20 (First rank)
    • Convex Optimization, Dr. Shamaqdari 18.98/20
    • Advanced Process Control, Dr. Esmailzade, 19/20 (Second rank)
    • Renewable Energies, Prof. Kalantar, 17.75/20 (Second rank)
    • Digital Control Systems, Dr. Esmailzade, 19.8/20 (First rank)

    Undergraduate

    • Computer Programming, Dr. Fereydooni, 20/20 (First rank)
    • Electrical Circuits 1, Dr. Khodaparastan, 20/20 (First rank)
    • Electronics 1, Dr. Mobini, 18/20 (First rank)
    • Linear Control Systems, Dr. Ardestani, 19/20 (First rank)
    • Principle of Microprocessors, Dr. Attar Izi, 18.25/20 (Second rank)
    • Protection and Relays, Dr. Zarei, 19/20 (Second rank)
    • Linear Algebra, Dr. Farmani, 18/20




AWARDS AND HONORS


  • Ranked in top 2% among more than 30,000 participants in Iranian university entrance exam for master’s degree in electrical engineering
  • Ranked in top 2% among more than 260,000 participants in Iranian university entrance exam
  • Awarded full scholarship to study at Qom University of Technology for undergraduate program, 2012
  • Ranked 2nd in National Mathematics and Physics Research Competition during high school
  • Ranked 1st in Provincial Chemistry Olympiad during high school




RESEARCH INTERESTS


  • AC and DC Microgrids
  • Robust Control
  • Convex Optimization
  • Control of Uncertain Systems
  • Renewable Energy
  • Intelligent Control
  • Machine Learning




ACADEMIC PROJECTS


  • Designing and simulating adaptive and a Fuzzy-PID controller (optional) for a 3-DOF Robot Manipulator for Nonlinear Systems course, Autumn 2017
  • Designing and simulating feedback linearization controller for electromagnetic levitation system for Nonlinear Systems course, Autumn 2017
  • Designing and simulating sliding mode controller for a DC servo system for Nonlinear Systems course, Autumn 2017
  • Designing and simulating Fuzzy-PID controller for an inverted pendulum system for Fuzzy Control course, Autumn 2017
  • Predicting the Mackey Glass time series using reference table for Fuzzy Control course, Autumn 2017
  • Identification of 2-DOF robot using MLP neural network for Neural networks course, Spring 2018
  • Identification of image patterns using Hopfield, Hebb and MLP neural networks for Neural Networks course, Spring 2018
  • Designing and simulating PID controller using direct synthesis and internal model control for tuning PID parameters and comparing with MPC controller for a MIMO process (Sugarcane crushing mill process) for Advanced Process Control course, Autumn 2018




Seminars


  • A survey on control of islanded AC microgrids, Msc's seminar course, Prof. Jahed Motlagh (20/20)
  • Analyzing convex relaxation method used in M. S. Sadabadi, A. Karimi, H. Karimi, “Fixed-order decentralized/distributed control of islanded inverter interfaced microgrids”, Control Engineering practice, vol. 45, pp. 174-193, 2015. Convex Optimization course. Dr. Shamaghdari, (95/100)
  • A survey on islanding detection and voltage control methods of islanded AC microgrids, Renewable Energies course, Prof. Kalantar, (30%/30%).
  • Analyzing and simulation of S. Sirvastra, M. Anuraag, S. K. Thakur, and V. S. Pandit. “An optimal PID controller via LQR for standard second order plus time delay systems”, ISA transaction, vol. 60, pp. 244-253, 2016. Optimal Control Systems course. Dr. Ebadollahi, (5/5)




PUBLICATION


  • S. Derakhshan, S. Hasanzadeh, “The Impact of Electromagnetic Pulse on Electrical Equipment”, The 4th National and 2nd International Conference on Applied Research in Electrical, Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering, Tehran, Iran,2017.
  • S. Derakhshan, M, Shafieerad, Q. Shafiee, M. R, Jahed Motlaq. “Robust Voltage Control of Islanded AC microgrid with PnP Capability”, 11th Power Electronics, Drive Systems and Technologies Conference (PEDSTC 2020), Tehran, Iran,2020. (under preparation)




EXPERIENCE


    Research Assistant

    • Chaotic and Complex Systems Laboratory, Iran University of Science and Technology, September 2017-Present

    Teaching Assistant

    • Linear Control Systems, Prof. Jahed Motlaqh, Feb 2019-Present

    Professional Experience

    • PLC and WinCC Programmer for Arkazaak Company, Jul 2015-Feb 2017
    • Automation educational content designer for Arkazaak Company, Jul 2015-Feb 2017
    • PLC educational content designer for Arkazaak Company, Jul 2015-Feb 2017




SKILL


    Programming Language

    • C/C++
    • MATLAB
    • Visual Basic
    • ARM
    • PLC
    • WinCC
    • HTML (familiar)

    Software

    • PSCAD
    • Proteus
    • Eplan
    • Step7
    • NB-Designer
    • Microsoft Office





Language


  • Persian: Native
  • English: Fluent
  • IELTS: Will be taken November 3rd 2019




MEMBERSHIP


  • IEEE student member since 2016
  • Founder and head of Qom University of Technology IEEE student branch, Sept 2015-Sept 2016
  • Vice chairman of Qom University of Technology scientific society of electrical engineering, Sept 2015- Sept 2016




REFERENCES


  • Prof. Mohammadreza Jahed Motlagh (Supervisor)
  • Iran University of Science and Technology

    Mail: jahedmr@iust.ac.ir

    Phone:+98 21 73225306

  • Prof. Mohammad Farrokhi
  • Iran University of Science and Technology

    Mail: Farrokhi@iust.ac.ir

    Phone:+98 21 73225625

  • Prof. Mohsen Kalantar
  • Iran University of Science and Technology

    Mail: Kalantar@iust.ac.ir

    Phone:+98 21 73225662

  • Dr. Qobad Shafiee
  • University of Kurdistan

    Mail: q.shafiee@uok.ac.ir

    Phone:+98 87 33624020

  • Dr. Saeed Shamaghdari
  • Iran University of Science and Technology

    Mail: shamaghdari@iust.ac.ir

    Phone:+98 21 73225719

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