Ali Hooshyar

Assistant Professor

Research Interests
  • Power system protection;
  • Control of renewable energy systems and smart grids.
Bio

Ali Hooshyar received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Isfahan University of Technology, and the University of Tehran, Iran, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada, in 2014.

After completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Toronto’s Centre for Applied Power Electronics, he joined the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department of York University, Toronto, ON, Canada, in 2015. His research interests include protection and control of renewable energy systems and smart grids.

Selected Publications
  • A. Hooshyar, E. F. El-Saadany, and M. Sanaye-Pasand, “Fault type classification in microgrids including photovoltaic DGs,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, In Press.
  • A. Hooshyar, M. Azzouz, and E. El-Saadany, “Distance protection of lines emanating from full-scale converter-interfaced renewable energy power plants―Part I: Problem statement,” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 1770–1780, Aug. 2015.
  • A. Hooshyar, M. Azzouz, and E. El-Saadany, “Distance protection of lines emanating from full-scale converter-interfaced renewable energy power plants―Part II: Solution description and evaluation,” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 1781–1791, Aug. 2015.
  • A. Hooshyar, M. Azzouz, and E. El-Saadany, “Three-phase fault direction identification for distribution systems with DFIG-based wind DG,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 747–756, Jul. 2014.
  • A. Hooshyar, M. Azzouz, and E. El-Saadany, “Distance protection of lines connected to induction generator-based wind farms during balanced faults,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 1193–1203, Oct. 2014.
  • A. Hooshyar, M. Azzouz, and E. El-Saadany, “Addressing IEC flickermeter deficiencies by digital filtration inside a sliding window,” IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 62, no. 9, pp. 2476–2491, Aug. 2013.
Campus Address
1012A Lassonde Building York University 4700 Keele Street Toronto, ON M3J 1P3
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