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 Degree Degree Program School Year
PhD Electrical and Electronics Engineering Illinois Institute of Technology 2004
Masters Electrical and Electronics Engineering Sharif University of Technology 1999
Bachelors Electrical and Electronics Engineering University of Tehran 1996