Masood Parvania, Ph.D.

Director, Utah Smart Energy Laboratory (U-Smart)
Presidential Scholar Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Research and Advancement, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Computing and Department of Mathematics
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Jairo Giraldo, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Alba González Hernando, Ph.D.

R&D Manager, U-Smart
Educational Program and Workforce Development Manager, U-EPIC
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Ph.D. Students

Alejandro Palomino

B.S., University of Florida
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Mehdi Hosseini

M.S., K.N. Toosi University
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Mohammed Masum Siraj Khan

M.S., Florida State University
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Luis Fernando Rodríguez García

M.S., Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira
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Majid Majidi

M.S., University of Tabriz
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Sevda Zeinalkheiri

M.S., University of Tabriz
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Mehdi Ganjkhani

M.S., Sharif University of Technology
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Alex Farley

B.S., University of Utah
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Alumni

  • Postdoctoral Scholars
    • Ali Hassan, 2021-2022 ( joined as Portfolio Optimization and Trading at Portland General Electric)
    • Mohamad El Hariri, 2019-2021 (joined as Assistant Professor, Colorado School of Mines)
    • Hieu Trung Nguyen, 2018-2019 (joined as Assistant Professor, North Carolina A&T State University)
    • Pratyush Chakraborty, 2019-2020 (joined as Assistant Professor, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani)
    • Mostafa Gilanifar, 2019-2020 (joined as Senior Data Scientist, Duke Energy)
    • Bosong Li, 2019-2020 (joined as Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Washington)
  • Ph.D. Graduates
    • Avishan Bagheri, Ph.D., 2017-2022 (now with Wärtsilä)
    • Roohallah Khatami, Ph.D., 2015-2019 (now with University of British Columbia)
    • Konstantinos Oikonomou, Ph.D., 2015-2019 (now with Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
  • M.Sc. Graduates
    • Andrew Campbell, 2020-2022 (started Ph.D. program at Cornell University)
    • John Muhs, 2017-2019 (now with Energy Strategies, LLC)
    • Alejandro Palomino, 2017-2019 (started Ph.D. program at University of Utah)
    • Amarachi Umunnakwe, 2017-2019 (started Ph.D. program at Texas A&M University)