Mehdi Ferdowsi

Dr. Ferdowsi’s research interests include:

  • modeling, analysis, design, and control of power electronic converters
  • integrated power converters and their industrial applications
  • digital control of power electronic converters and motor drives
  • adjustable speed drives
  • brushless DC (BLDC) and switched reluctance motor (SRM) drives
  • automotive/aerospace power electronics and motor drives
  • electric and hybrid electric vehicles
  • uninterruptible power supplies and active filters
  • design and control of power factor correctors
  • analysis and design of resonant converters and inverters





Type of DegreeDegree ProgramSchoolYear
PhDElectrical and Electronics EngineeringIllinois Institute of Technology2004
MastersElectrical and Electronics EngineeringSharif University of Technology1999
BachelorsElectrical and Electronics EngineeringUniversity of Tehran1996