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 in 2014. He joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto in 2018. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Centre for Applied Power Electronics, University of Toronto, in 2015. He was with the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, York University, Toronto, from 2015 to 2018. His research interests include protection and control of renewable energy systems and smart grids. Dr. Hooshyar is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid and the IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. He is also the Guest Editor-in-Chief of the Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery on Resilience-Oriented Protection, Control, and Monitoring Systems for Power Grids.
- IEEE and CIGRE
- Exceptional Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery
- Best reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
- Sandford Fleming Award in Teaching Assistantship Excellence