Mahdi Ebrahimi Salari was born in Mashhad, Iran in 1982. He received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Islamic Azad University, Bojnord branch, Iran, in 2007 and the M.Sc. degree from Islamic Azad University, Najaf Abad branch, in 2009. He was teaching at the Khorasan Scientific and Industrial college of Applied Science and Technology University, Mashhad, Iran from Sep.2008- Sep 2014.
Mahdi joined the CRIS in 2014 as PhD student. He is working on a project investigating the ground station for offshore pumping mode AWE system energy farm. The power take off methods will be analysed and an optimal solution chosen to enable power integration of AWE farms (with non-reversing machines) in compliance with transmission and distribution system operator grid codes. The project is supported by Science Foundation Ireland under the MaREI Centre research program [Grant No. SFI/12/RC/2302] and through the support of the European Commission under the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie action: ITN AWESCO [Reference No. 642682].
Mahdi has 14 publications including 3 journals and 11 conference proceedings. He is former member of Iranian Young Researchers Club and Iranian Fuzzy Systems Society. His research interests are in renewable energy, electrical machine design, power system dynamics, power electronics and fuzzy logic controllers.
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Last update: Dec 2015