ePOWER

ePower Queen's Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research
ePower Queen's Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research

Majid Pahlevani

Patents

  1. M. Pahlevani, “Nano/Micro-Grid Power Distribution System", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/725,193, August 2019.
  2. H. Pahlevani, M. Pahlevani, S. Scherwitz, Method of Growing Plants Using LED Light and LED Light System Employing Same” U.S. Patent App. No. 62/861,531, June 2019.
  3. M. Pahlevani, Mohammad Rahmati, Sergey Dayneko “Hybrid-Energy Apparatus, System, and Method Therefore” U.S. Patent App. No. 62/831,828, April 2019.
  4. S. Bagawade, R. Fernandes, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain, “Multi-Input PV Inverter System and Method” U.S. Patent App. No. 16/391,730, April 2019.
  5. S. Bagawade, R. Fernandes, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain, “Multi-Input PV Inverter System and Method” Patent App. No. 201911016019, April 2019.
  6. I. Askarian, Pahlevani, “Method of Controlling Industrial Battery Chargers", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/572,632, Aug. 2018.
  7. M. Pahlevani, Sam Sherwitz “Apparatus and Methods for LED Grow Lights", U.S. Patent App. No. A8141170WO, Aug. 2018.
  8. M. Pahlevani, Sam Sherwitz “High Performance High Power LED Lights", U.S. Patent App. No. A8141808USP, July. 2018.
  9. M. Pahlevani, Sam Scherwitz “High-performance natural-convection cooling system for LED grow lights", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/715,637, July. 2018.
  10. H. Pahlevani, M. Pahlevani, S. Scherwitz, “Artificial Intelligence for optimizing photosynthesis using a smart LED Grow Light", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/572,526, Nov. 2017.
  11. M. Rahmati, M. Pahlevani, S. Scherwitz, “Multiple-Layer Quantum-Dot LED and Method of Fabricating Same", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/572,056, Oct. 2017.
  12. M. Pahlevani, S. Scherwitz, “Multi-Input Power Converter for LED Street Lights", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/560,780, Sept. 2017.
  13. M. Pahlevani, D. Shekari, Askarian I., S. Scherwitz, “LED Lighting System and A Method Therefor", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/560,780, Sept. 2017.
  14. M. Pahlevani, D. Shekari, Askarian I., S. Scherwitz, “LED Apparatus with Integrated Power Supply and a Method of Employing Same", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/475,049, May. 2017.
  15. M. Pahlevani, D. Shekari, Askarian I., S. Scherwitz, “Method of Growing Plants Using LED Light and A LED Light System Employing Same", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/500,096, May. 2017.
  16. D. Shekari, M. Pahlevani, Askarian I., S. Scherwitz, “LED Apparatus Having One or More Communication Units and A Method of Employing Same", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/475,062, March 2017.
  17. D. Shekari, M. Pahlevani, Askarian I., S. Scherwitz, “Apparatus Having A Flexible LED Display Module and A Method of Employing Same", U.S. Patent App. No. 62/475,055, March 2017.
  18. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “Hybrid Phase-Shift Modulator for DC/DC Converter" ,U.S. Patent No. 62/280,790, Jan. 2016.
  19. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S.; Jain, P. K., “Dynamic Maximum Efficiency Tracker for PV Micro- Inverters", U.S. Patent No. 14/921,629, Issued, Oct. 2015.
  20. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Hybrid PLL for Grid Synchronization in Distributed Generation", U.S. Patent App. No. 14/875,993, Oct. 2015.
  21. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “High Efficiency Inverter for Distributed Generation", U.S. Patent No. 14/845,037, Issued Sept. 2015.
  22. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “Current Sensorless MPPT for PV Micro-Inverters", Canadian Patent No. 2,902,428, Issued August 2015.
  23. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “An Observer-Based Control System for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters with LCL-Filter", U.S. Patent No. 14/838,505, Issued August 2015.
  24. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “Method and Apparatus for Use with Grid Connected Inverters in Distributed Power Generation", U.S. Patent No. 14/808,408, Issued July. 2015.
  25. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S.; Jain, P. K., “A PV Inverter with Micro/Nano-Grid Integration Capability", U.S. Patent No. 62/191,849, Issued July. 2015.
  26. Mascioli, M.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Adaptive Control Method for Grid-Connected Inverters Used with Distributed Power Generation", U.S. Patent No. 14/745,043, Issued June. 2015.
  27. Pahlevaninezhad, M.;Pan, S.; Jain, P. K., “Multiple Input Three-Phase Inverter with Independent MPPT and High Efficiency", U.S. Patent App. 14/743,571, Issued, June. 2015.
  28. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “DC-BUS Controller for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters", U.S. Patent No. 14/674,910, Issued March 2015.
  29. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “System and Method for Active/Reactive Power Compensation", U.S. Patent No. 14/604,412, Issued Jan. 2015.
  30. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “Current Sensorless MPPT for PV Micro-Inverters", U.S. Patent No. 62/073,431 Issued October 2014.
  31. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Sensorless Control System for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters with LCL-Filters", U.S. Patent No. 62/056,001, Issued October 2014.
  32. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “A DC-Eliminating Current Controller for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters", U.S. Patent No. 61/990,841, Issued May 2014.
  33. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A. R.; Jain, P. K., “DC-Bus Controller For An Inverter", U.S. Patent No. 62/057,561, Issued September 2014.
  34. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “DC-Bus Controller for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters", U.S. Patent No. 61/973,536, April 01 2014, Issued June 09 2016.
  35. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “An Adaptive Nonlinear Current Observer for Boost PFC AC/DC Converters", U.S. Patent No. 14/215,849, Issued, March 2014.
  36. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “ZVS Voltage Source Inverter with Reduced Output Current Ripple", U.S. Patent No. 61/940,029, Issued February 2014.
  37. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “ZVS Voltage Source Inverter", U.S. Patent No. 14/590,684, Issued January 2014.
  38. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K.; Pan, S., “Multi-input PV Inverter with Independent MPPT and Minimum Energy Storage", U.S. Patent No. 14/562,429, Issued December 2013.
  39. Zhang, H.; Dressel, J.; Jain, P. K.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S., “Integrated Micro-Inverter Housing for a PV AC Module", U.S. Patent No. 14/562,128, Dec. 06 2013, Issued May 17 2016.
  40. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., Pan, S., “High Efficiency DC/DC Converter and Controller", U.S. Patent No. 14/550,487, Issued, November 2013.
  41. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “An Input Power Controller for AC/DC Battery Charger", U.S. Patent No. 9257864, Filed Mar. 21 2012, Issued Feb. 09 2016.
  42. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “A Zero Voltage Switching Interleaved Boost PFC AC/DC Converter", U.S. Patent No. 8723487 Filed Mar. 09 2012, Issued May 13 2014.
  43. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “A Load Adaptive Variable Frequency Phase-Shift Full-Bridge DC/DC Converter", U.S. Patent No. 8644035, Filed Feb. 24 2012, Issued Feb. 04 2014.
  44. Eren, S., Pahlevaninezhad, M., “Active DC-Blocking Method for DC/DC Converters", U.S. Patent, 1193P023US01, Oct. 2017.

Refereed Journal Papers

  1. F. Mardani, N. Falconar, N. Akel, N. Shafee, M. Pahlevani; “A Digital Control System for UPS Systems with Smart-Grid Capability," in IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics.
  2. I. Askarian, N. Dohmeier, C. J. Botting, M. Pahlevani, A. Knight “A Novel Isolated, Bridgeless Single-Stage AC/DC Converter” in IEEE Transaction on Power Electronics.
  3. R. C. Adhikari, D. Wood, M. Pahlevani, “Optimizing Rectangular Fins for Natural Convection Cooling Using CFD Analysis” in International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Elsevier.
  4. I. Askarian, M. Pahlevani, A. Knight “A New Digital Nonlinear Control System for Dual
  5. Active Bridge (DAB) DC/DC Converters” in IEEE Transaction on Industrial Electronics.
  6. I. Abdali, M. Pahlevani, “A Dual-Switch Discontinuous Current-Source Gate Driver Overcoming the Current Diversion Problem for a 12-V Buck VRM” in IEEE Transaction on Power Electronics.
  7. S. M. Kaviri, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain and A. Bakhshai, "A Harmonic Compensation System with Embedded Load Observer for Micro-Grids in the Islanded Mode of Operation," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics.
  8. R. Samani, D. Shekari and M. Pahlevani, “A New Grid-Connected DC/AC Inverter with Soft-Switching and Low Current Ripple," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, accepted for publication in 2018.
  9. S.M. Kaviri, H. Hajebrahimi; S. Eren; M. Pahlevani, “Active DC-Eliminating Method for DC/DC Converters," Accepted for publication in IEEE Transaction on Power Electronics (Letters) 2018.
  10. I. Abdali, M. Pahlevani; “A New DC/DC converter for VRMs Used in Laptops" Accepted for publication in IEEE Transaction on Power Electronics, 2019.
  11. I. Abdali, H. Hor, H. Pahlevani and M. Pahlevani, “A New Wireless Power Transfer Circuit for Retinal Prosthesis," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, accepted for publication in 2018.
  12. I. Askarian, S. Eren, M. Pahlevani and A. M. Knight, "Digital Real-Time Harmonic Estimator for Power Converters in Future Micro-Grids," in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 6398-6407, Nov. 2018.
  13. M. Pahlevani, S. Eren, H. Pahlevaninezhad, I. Askarian and S. Bagawade, “Digital Current Sensorless Control of Current-Driven Full-Bridge DC/DC Converters," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 1797-1815, Feb. 2018.
  14. S. Eren, M. Pahlevani, A. Bakhshai and P. Jain, “A Digital Current Control Technique for Grid- Connected AC/DC Converters Used for Energy Storage Systems," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 3970-3988, May 2017.
  15. M. Pahlevani, S. Pan and P. Jain, “A Hybrid Phase-Shift Modulation Technique for DC/DC Converters With a Wide Range of Operating Conditions," in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 63, no. 12, pp. 7498-7510, Dec. 2016.
  16. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Guerrero, J.M.; Jain, P., “A Hybrid Estimator for Active/Reactive Power Control of Single-Phase Distributed Generation Systems with Energy Storage," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 2919-2936, April 2016.
  17. Pahlevani, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Series-Parallel Current-Driven Full-Bridge DC/DC Converter," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.31, no.2, pp.1275-1293, Feb. 2016.
  18. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “A Fast DC-Bus Voltage Controller for Bi-Directional Single-Phase AC/DC Converters," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.PP, no.99, pp.1, 2014.
  19. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An Adaptive Nonlinear Current Observer for Boost PFC AC/DC Converters," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.61, no.12, pp.6720-6729, Dec. 2014.
  20. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Kumar Singh, A., “A Novel Load Adaptive ZVS Auxiliary Circuit for PWM Three-Level DCDC Converters," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.30, no.4, pp.2108-2126, 2014.
  21. Pan, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.K., “Adaptive Hybrid Primary/secondary-side Digital Control for Series Resonant DC-DC Converters in 48V VR applications," IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, vol.PP, no.99, pp.1,1, 2014.
  22. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P.; “An Adaptive Droop DC-Bus Voltage Controller for a Grid-Connected Voltage Source Inverter with LCL Filter," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.30, no.2, pp.547-560, 2014.
  23. Jain, P.K.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S.; Drobnik, J., “A Review of High Frequency Power Distribution Systems: for Space, Telecommunication, and Computer Applications," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.29, no.8, pp.3852-3863, Aug. 2014.
  24. Sukesh, N; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.K., “Analysis and Implementation of a Single-Stage Flyback PV Microinverter With Soft Switching," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.61, no.4, pp.1819-1833, April 2014.
  25. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Hamza, D.; Jain, P., “An Improved Layout Strategy for Common-Mode EMI Suppression Applicable to High-Frequency Planar Transformers in High-Power DC/DC Converters Used for Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.29, no.3, pp.1211-1228, March 2014.
  26. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Drobnik, J.; Moschopoulos, G.; Jain, P., “A Nonlinear Controller Based on Discrete Energy Function for an AC/DC Boost PFC Converter," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.28, no.12, pp.5458-5476, Dec. 2013.
  27. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.; “Self-Sustained Oscillating Control Technique for Current-Driven Full-Bridge DC/DC Converter," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.28, no.11, pp.5293-5310, Nov. 2013.
  28. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P.; “Composite Nonlinear Feedback Control and Stability Analysis of a Grid-Connected Voltage Source Inverter with LCL Filter," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.60, no.11, pp.5059-5074, Nov. 2013.
  29. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Moschopoulos, G.; “Analysis and Design of a New AC-DC Single- Stage Full-Bridge PWM Converter with Two Controllers," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.60, no.11, pp.4930-4946, Nov. 2013.
  30. Hamza, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.; “Implementation of a Novel Digital Active EMI Technique in a DSP-Based DC-DC Digital Controller Used in Electric Vehicle (EV) Battery Charger," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.28, no.7, pp.3126-3137, July 2013.
  31. Shaffei, N.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Farzanehfard, H.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P.; “Analysis of a Fifth-Order Resonant Converter for High-Voltage DC Power Supplies," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.28, no.1, pp.85-100, Jan. 2013.
  32. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Drobnik, J.; Moschopoulos, G.; Jain, P.K.; Bakhshai, A.; “A Nonlinear Optimal Control Approach Based on the Control-Lyapunov Function for an AC/DC Converter Used in Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol.8, no.3, pp.596-614, Aug. 2012.
  33. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Drobnik, J.; Jain, P.K.; Bakhshai, A.; “A ZVS Interleaved Boost AC/DC Converter Used in Plug-in Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.27, no.8, pp.3513-3529, Aug. 2012.
  34. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Drobnik, J.; Jain, P.K.; Bakhshai, A.; “A Novel ZVZCS Full-Bridge DC/DC Converter Used for Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.27, no.6, pp.2752-2769, June 2012.
  35. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Drobnik, J.; Jain, P.K.; Bakhshai, A.; “A New Control Approach Based on the Differential Flatness Theory for an AC/DC Converter Used in Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.27, no.4, pp.2085-2103, April 2012.
  36. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Drobnik, J.; Jain, P.K.; Bakhshai, A.; “A Load Adaptive Control Approach for a Zero-Voltage-Switching DC/DC Converter Used for Electric Vehicles," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.59, no.2, pp.920-933, Feb. 2012.
  37. Shaffei, N.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Farzanehfard, H.; Motahari, S.R.; “Analysis and Implementation of a Fixed-Frequency Resonant Converter with Capacitive Output Filter," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.58, no.10, pp.4773-4782, Oct. 2011.

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. F. Mardani, N. Falconar, N. Akel, R. Khandekar, V. Goncalves and M. Pahlevani, "A Nonlinear Adaptive Control System for UPS Systems," 2019 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Anaheim, CA, USA, 2019, pp. 1843-1847.
  2. R. Samani, M. Zareie, D. Shekari, L. Wrubleski and M. Pahlevani, "A Hybrid Digital Control System for LED Grow Lights," 2019 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Anaheim, CA, USA, 2019, pp. 746-749.
  3. I. Askarian, N. Dohmeier, C. Botting, M. Pahlevani and A. Knight, "A New Control Method For A Novel Isolated, Bridgeless Single-Stage AC/DC Converter Used In Industrial Battery Chargers," 2019 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Anaheim, CA, USA, 2019, pp. 763-767.
  4. F. Mardani, N. Falconar, N. Akel, R. Khandekar, V. Goncalves, and M. Pahlevani, “A New Control Technique for Eliminating the Double-Frequency Current Ripple in UPSs," 2018 IEEE International Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), Torino, Italy, Oct. 2018.
  5. R. Samani, D. S. Beyragh, H. Pahlevani and M. Pahlevani, “A Multi-Output AC/DC Converter for LED Grow Lights," 2018 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Portland, OR, Sept. 2018.
  6. N. Falconar, D. S. Beyragh and M. Pahlevani, "A novel control system for solar tile micro-inverters," 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), San Antonio, TX, 2018, pp. 375-380.
  7. S. M. Kaviri, H. Hajebrahimi, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain and A. Bakhshai, "A new power flow control approach for power converters in single-phase microgrids," 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), San Antonio, TX, 2018, pp. 1420-1427.
  8. M. Tissires, I. Askarian, M. Pahlevani, A. Rotzetta, A. Knight and I. Preda, "A digital robust control scheme for dual Half-Bridge DC-DC converters," 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), San Antonio, TX, 2018, pp. 311-315.
  9. Y. Cikai, P. Das, S. S. Kumar and M. Pahlevaninezhad, "A multi-channel LED driver with selective dimming," 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), San Antonio, TX, 2018, pp. 2221-2226.
  10. S. Bagawade, M. Pahlevani, R. Fernandes and P. Jain, "Novel high-gain hybrid current-driven DC-DC converter topology," 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), San Antonio, TX, 2018, pp. 2302-2309.
  11. B. Mohammadpour, M. Zareie, S. Eren and M. Pahlevani, "Stability analysis of the slip mode frequency shift islanding detection in single phase PV inverters," 2017 IEEE 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Edinburgh, 2017, pp. 873-878.
  12. S. M. Kaviri, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain and A. Bakhshai, "A review of AC microgrid control methods," 2017 IEEE 8th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), Florianopolis, 2017, pp. 1-8.
  13. S. M. Kaviri, H. Hajebrahimi, M. Pahlevani, P. Jain and A. Bakhshai, "A hybrid adaptive droop control technique with embedded DC-bus voltage regulation for single-phase microgrids," 2017 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Cincinnati, OH, 2017, pp. 3359-3366.
  14. I. Askarian, S. Eren, M. Pahlevani and A. Knight, "New frequency and amplitude estimation techniques for grid-connected DC/AC inverters," 2017 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Cincinnati, OH, 2017, pp. 5738-5743.
  15. Askarian, M. Pahlevani and A. Bakhshai, "Digital Geometric-Sequence Control (GSC) approach for dual-active-bridge converters," 2017 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Tampa, FL, 2017, pp. 2027-2034.
  16. S. Bagawade, H. Mousavian, P. Jain and M. Pahlevani, "A novel bi-directional AC/DC converter used for Energy Storage Systems (ESSs)," 2017 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Tampa, FL, 2017, pp. 459-466.
  17. S. Bagawade, S. Eren, P. Jain and M. Pahlevani, "Adaptive proportional-resonant controller based reactive power control for wind energy conversion systems," 2017 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Tampa, FL, 2017, pp. 1369-1374.
  18. S. M. Kaviri, M. Pahlevani, A. Bakhshai and P. Jain, "A hierarchical control scheme to integrate the telecom backup systems into microgrid," 2016 IEEE International Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), Austin, TX, 2016, pp. 1-6.
  19. Bahador, M. Pahlevani, S. Makhdoomi Kaviri and P. Jain, "Advanced slip mode frequency shift islanding detection method for single phase grid connected PV inverters," 2016 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Long Beach, CA, 2016, pp. 378-385.
  20. Shangzhi Pan, M. Pahlevaninezhad and P. K. Jain, "Adaptive optimal control for parallel grid-connected inverters with LCL Filters," 2016 IEEE 7th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), Vancouver, BC, 2016, pp. 1-6.
  21. S. Bagawade, M. Pahlevani, Shangzhi Pan and P. Jain, "Three-phase reactive power control using one-cycle controller for wind energy conversion systems," 2016 IEEE 7th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), Vancouver, BC, 2016, pp. 1-6.
  22. B. Mohammadpour, M. Pahlevaninezhad, S. M. Kaviri and P. Jain, "A New Slip Mode Frequency Shift Islanding Detection Method for single phase grid connected inverters," 2016 IEEE 7th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), Vancouver, BC, 2016, pp. 1-7.
  23. Kaviri, B.; Pahlevani, M.; Mohammadpour, B.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.R., “Power Control of a Bi- Directional AC/DC Rectifier Used for Telecom Back-Up Systems ," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2015 IEEE 37th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, 2015-Oct. 2015 (Best Paper Award).
  24. Mohammadpour, B.; Pahlevani, M.; Kaviri, S.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.R., “Islanding Detection for a Single Phase Bidirectional Converter in Telecommunication Power Systems," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2015 IEEE 37th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, 2015-Oct. 2015.
  25. Askarianabyane, I.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A., “Phase shifted frequency variant control for single stage Dual Active Bridge DC/DC converter over a wide input voltage range," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2015 IEEE 37th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, 2015-Oct. 2015.
  26. Pahlevani, Majid; Eren, Suzan; Bakhshai, Alireza; Jain, Praveen, “A voltage control technique for grid-connected single-phase AC/DC converters with G2V/V2G capability," in Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2015 IEEE , vol., no., pp.5400-5405, 20-24 Sept. 2015.
  27. Kaviri, Sajjad M.; Pahlevani, Majid; Mohammadpour, B.; Jain, Praveen; Bakhshai, Alireza, “A D-Q rotating frame DC-bus voltage controller for bi-directional single-phase AC/DC converters," in Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2015 IEEE , vol., no., pp.3468-3473, 20-24 Sept. 2015.
  28. Kathiresan, Ramprakash; Parthiban, T.; Das, Pritam; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid, “Analysis of a ZVS DC-DC full-bridge converter with natural hold-up time," in Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2015 IEEE , vol., no., pp.1521-1527, 20-24 Sept. 2015.
  29. Pahlevani, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A DC-bus voltage control technique for grid-connected AC/DC converters used in smart energy storage units," in Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), 2015 IEEE 6th International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1-7, 22-25 June 2015.
  30. Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A novel digital peak-current-mode self-sustained oscillating control (PCM-SSOC) technique for a Dual-Active Bridge DC/DC converter," in Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2015 IEEE , vol., no., pp.3150-3156, 15-19 March 2015.
  31. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M., “A novel full load range ZVS DC-DC full-bridge converter with natural hold-up time operation," in Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2015 IEEE , vol., no., pp.2056-2062, 15-19 March 2015.
  32. Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Goel, N.; Jain, P., “A novel control technique for an AC/DC converter used in telecom applications," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2014 IEEE 36th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, Sept. 28 2014-Oct. 2 2014.
  33. Mascioli, M.; Pahlevani, M.; Jain, P.K., “Frequency-adaptive current controller for grid-connected renewable energy systems," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2014 IEEE 36th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, Sept. 28 2014-Oct. 2 2014.
  34. Akel, N.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “A D-Q rotating frame reactive power controller for single-phase bi-directional converters," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2014 IEEE 36th International, vol., no., pp.1,5, Sept. 28 2014-Oct. 2 2014.
  35. Pahlevani, M.; Shangzhi Pan; Mash, J.; Jain, P., “Port-Controlled Hamiltonian (PCH)-based control approach for wind energy conversion systems," Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), 2014 IEEE 5th International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1,5, 24-27 June 2014 (Best Paper Award).
  36. Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Observer-based control technique for a grid-connected DC/AC converter used in renewable energy applications," Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), 2014 IEEE 5th International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1,5, 24-27 June 2014.
  37. Houseman, J.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Digital observer-based control technique for an AC/DC converter with a very fast voltage loop," Industrial Electronics (ISIE), 2014 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1342,1346, 1-4 June 2014.
  38. Pahlevani, M.; Hamza, D.; Jain, P., “High frequency analysis of an integrated planar transformer with common mode EMI suppression capability," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.3700,3705, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  39. Mash, J.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “Adaptive passivity-based nonlinear controller for wind energy conversion systems," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2014 Twenty- Ninth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.1757,1764, 16-20 March 2014.
  40. Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Das, Pritam; Moschopoulos, Gerry; Jain, Praveen, “Sensorless control of a boost PFC AC/DC converter with a very fast transient response," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.356,360, 17-21 March 2013.
  41. Mukherjee, A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Moschopoulos, G., “A novel ZVS resonant-type flyback microinverter with regenerative snubber," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2014 Twenty-Ninth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.2958,2964, 16-20 March 2014.
  42. Hamza, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M., “Integrated capacitor for common-mode EMI mitigation applicable to high frequency planar transformers used in electric vehicles DC/DC converters," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2014 IEEE, vol., no., pp.4809,4814, 14-18 Sept. 2014.
  43. Shangzhi Pan; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.K., “Series resonant converters with an adaptive secondary side digital control for MHz 48V VRs: Circuit analysis and modeling," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2014 Twenty-Ninth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.20,26, 16-20 March 2014.
  44. Mascioli, M.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “FPGA-based implementation of an adaptive notch filter used for grid synchronization of grid-connected converters," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, vol., no., pp.7617,7622, 10-13 Nov. 2013.
  45. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Shangzhi Pan; Jain, P., “A ZVS phase-shift full-bridge DC/DC converter with optimized reactive current used for electric vehicles," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, vol., no., pp.4546,4551, 10-13 Nov. 2013.
  46. Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Daneshpajooh, Hamid; Jain, Praveen, “Power Control of a Bi-Directional DC-DC Converter used for Fuel-Cell Hybrid Electric Vehicles (FCHEVs)," Telecommunications Energy Conference 'Smart Power and Efficiency' (INTELEC), Proceedings of 2013 35th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, 13-17 Oct. 2013.
  47. Pahlevani, M.; Hamza, D.; Jain, P., “High frequency analysis of an integrated planar transformer with common mode EMI suppression capability," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.3700,3705, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  48. Pan, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.K., “Adaptive hybrid primary/secondary-side digital control for series resonant DC-DC converters in 48V VR applications," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.4920,4925, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  49. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Mukherjee, A.; Moschopoulos, G.; Jain, P., “Analysis and design of a three-level DC-DC converter with load adaptive ZVS auxiliary circuit," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.5433,5439, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  50. Mukherjee, A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Moschopoulos, G., “A simple flyback microinverter for solar energy systems with variable frequency controlled ZVS," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.2026,2031, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  51. Akel, N.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “A nonlinear control approach for a bi-directional full-bridge AC/DC converter," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no. pp.4845,4849, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  52. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Danesh-Pajooh, H.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A load/line adaptive zero voltage switching DC/DC converter used in electric vehicles," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.2065,2070, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  53. Mash, J.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P., “Nonlinear control of wind energy conversion system based on Control-Lyapunov function," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE, vol., no., pp.2955,2961, 15-19 Sept. 2013.
  54. Mukherjee, Aniruddha; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Moschopoulos, Gerry, “Flyback Microinverters in Solar Energy Systems," Telecommunications Energy Conference 'Smart Power and Efficiency' (INTELEC), Proceedings of 2013 35th International, vol., no., pp.1,6, 13-17 Oct. 2013.
  55. Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Das, Pritam; Moschopoulos, Gerry; Jain, Praveen, “Sensorless control of a boost PFC AC/DC converter with a very fast transient response," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.356,360, 17-21 March 2013.
  56. Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Bakhshai, Alireza; Jain, Praveen, “A novel open loop control scheme for a current-driven Full-Bridge DC/DC converter used in electric vehicles," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.2052,2056, 17-21 March 2013.
  57. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Moschopoulos, G.; Jain, P., “A study of nonlinear controllers for AC/DC boost PFC converters," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.1878,1883, 17-21 March 2013.
  58. Mukherjee, A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Moschopoulos, G., “A passive snubber circuit for flyback microinverters in solar energy systems," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.3236,3240, 17-21 March 2013.
  59. Das, P.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Moschopoulos, G.; Jain, P., “A novel three-level DC-DC converter with load adaptive ZVS auxiliary circuit," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.38,43, 17-21 March 2013.
  60. Servansing, Amish A.; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Jain, Praveen K., “A ZVS parallel-series dual-bridge phase-shift DC/DC converter with two degrees of freedom used in hybrid renewable energy power conditioning systems," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty- Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.744,750, 17-21 March 2013.
  61. Sukesh, Nikhil; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Jain, Praveen, “Novel scheme for Zero Voltage Switching of single stage photovoltaic micro-inverter," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.60,67, 17-21 March 2013.
  62. Servansing, Amish A.; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Jain, Praveen K., “A new decoupled control scheme for a ZVS dual full-bridge phase-shifted DC/DC converter with two degrees of freedom," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no. pp.250,256, 17-21 March 2013.
  63. Mousavi, Ahmad; Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Moschopoulos, Gerry, “A novel three-phase ZVS PWM DC-DC boost converter," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty- Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.50,54, 17-21 March 2013.
  64. Pahlevaninezhad, Majid; Daneshpajooh, Hamid; Bakhshai, Alireza; Jain, Praveen, “A multi-variable control technique for ZVS phase-shift full-bridge DC/DC converter," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.257,262, 17-21 March 2013.
  65. Daneshpajooh, H.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A., “An efficient soft switched DC-DC converter for electric vehicles," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-Eighth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.1798,1803, 17-21 March 2013.
  66. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Hamza, D.; Servansing, A.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An integrated EMI suppression Y-caps applicable to high frequency planar transformers in high power DC-DC converters used for electric vehicle," IECON 2012 - 38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, vol., no., pp.4246,4251, 25-28 Oct. 2012.
  67. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Control Lyapunov Function-based controller for a two-stage AC/DC converter," IECON 2012 - 38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, vol., no., pp.5892,5897, 25-28 Oct. 2012.
  68. Servansing, A.A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P.K., “A review of hybrid distributed generation systems," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2012 IEEE 34th International, vol., no. pp.1,5, Sept. 30 2012-Oct. 4 2012.
  69. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An optimal control strategy based on a discrete energy function, for single-phase AC/DC converters used in plug-in electric vehicles," Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), 2012 3rd IEEE International Symposium on, vol., no. pp.704,708, 25-28 June 2012.
  70. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Servansing, A.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.; Moschopoulos, G., “An optimal Lyapunov-based control strategy for power factor correction AC/DC converters applicable to electric vehicles," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2012 Twenty-Seventh Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.324,328, 5-9 Feb. 2012.
  71. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Djilali, H.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.; Moschopoulos, G., “A novel planar transformer with integrated EMI suppression Y-caps applicable to high frequency high power DC-DC converters for automotive applications," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2012 Twenty-Seventh Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.346,351, 5-9 Feb. 2012.
  72. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.; Moschopoulos, G., “A self sustained oscillation controlled three level AC-DC single stage converter," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2012 Twenty-Seventh Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.1172,1178, 5-9 Feb. 2012.
  73. Mousavi, A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Jain, P., “ZCS PWM bidirectional converter with one auxiliary switch," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2011 IEEE, vol., no., pp.1175,1180, 17-22 Sept. 2011.
  74. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Das, P.; Drobnik, J.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A.; Moschopoulos, G., “A novel winding layout strategy for planar transformer applicable to high frequency high power DC-DC converters," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2011 IEEE, vol., no., pp.3786,3791, 17-22 Sept. 2011.
  75. Safaee, A.; Yazdani, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Resonant DC-link soft-switched DC-AC converters," Electric Machines & Drives Conference (IEMDC), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.260,264, 15-18 May 2011.
  76. Merabet, A.; Thongam, J.; Safaee, A.; Pahlevaninezhad, M., “Robust decoupling strategy for speed control of permanent magnet synchronous generator in wind energy conversion systems," Electric Machines & Drives Conference (IEMDC), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.1107,1112, 15-18 May 2011.
  77. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Shaffei, N.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A low ripple series-parallel resonant converter based on robust H control approach," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2010 IEEE, vol., no., pp.3403,3408, 12-16 Sept. 2010.
  78. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A tightly regulated series-parallel resonant converter based on robust H control approach," Industrial Electronics (ISIE), 2010 IEEE International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.608,613, 4-7 July 2010.
  79. Safaee, A.; Daneshpajooh, H.; Tschirhart, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Predictive Control Strategy For Adaptive energy storage in ZVS phase-shift-modulated full-bridge converter topologies," Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 32nd International, vol., no., pp.1,4, 6-10 June 2010.
  80. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Maximum power point tracking of a Wind Energy Conversion System using adaptive nonlinear approach," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2010 Twenty-Fifth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.149,154, 21-25 Feb. 2010.
  81. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Grid-connected voltage source inverter for renewable energy conversion system with sensorless current control," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2010 Twenty-Fifth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.768,772, 21-25 Feb. 2010.
  82. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A model reference adaptive controller for a wind energy conversion system based on a permanent magnet synchronous generator fed by a matrix converter," Industrial Electronics, 2009. IECON '09. 35th Annual Conference of IEEE, vol., no. pp.65,70, 3-5 Nov. 2009.
  83. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Safaee, A.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Adaptive nonlinear maximum power point tracker for a WECS based on permanent magnet synchronous generator fed by a matrix converter," Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, 2009. ECCE 2009. IEEE, vol., no., pp.2578,2583, 20-24 Sept. 2009.
  84. Yazdani, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A., “Three-phase grid synchronization techniques for grid connected converters in distributed generation systems," Industrial Electronics, 2009. ISIE 2009. IEEE International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1105,1110, 5-8 July 2009.
  85. Yazdani, D.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A., “Single-phase grid-synchronization algorithms for converter interfaced distributed generation systems," Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2009. CCECE '09. Canadian Conference on, vol., no., pp.127,131, 3-6 May 2009.
  86. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Khajehoddin, S.A.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Voltage ripple reduction in series-parallel resonant converters by a novel robust H control approach," Industrial Electronics, 2008. IECON 2008. 34th Annual Conference of IEEE, vol., no., pp.1051,1056, 10-13 Nov. 2008.
  87. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Khajehoddin, S.A.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Analysis and Implementation of a Power Switch for Telecommunication Applications," Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, 2008. IAS '08. IEEE, vol., no., pp.1,5, 5-9 Oct. 2008.
  88. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Farzanefard, H.; Motahari, R.; Pahlevaninezhad, H.; Jeyhani, A.R.; Askaripoor, H., “Analysis and Implementation of A LLC Resonant Converter for Magnetron Modulator," Industrial Technology, 2006. ICIT 2006. IEEE International Conference on, vol., no., pp.998,1003, 15-17 Dec. 2006.
  89. Soltani, J.; Pahlavaninezhad, M., “Adaptive backstepping based Controller design for Interior type PMSM using Maximum Torque Per Ampere Strategy," Power Electronics and Drives Systems, 2005. PEDS 2005. International Conference on, vol.1, no., pp.596,601, 2005.
  90. Abjadi, N.R.; Soltani, J.; Pahlavaninizhad, M.; Askari, J., “A nonlinear adaptive controller for speed sensorless PMSM taking the iron loss resistance into account," Electrical Machines and Systems, 2005. ICEMS 2005. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on, vol.1, no., pp.188,193 Vol. 1, 27-29 Sept. 2005.
  91. Soltani, J.; Pahlavaninezhad, M.; Hajian, M., “Adaptive backstepping - based controller design for speed sensorless SPMSM using sliding mode observer," Electrical Machines and Systems, 2005. ICEMS 2005. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on, vol.1, no., pp.203,208 Vol. 1, 27-29 Sept. 2005.