PhD, Electrical & Computer
Engineering, University of British Columbia,
Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
MASc, Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of
Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2007.
BASc, Electrical Engineering, Shiraz University,
Shiraz, Iran, 2005.
Since 2012, Dr. Chiniforoosh has
been with BC Hydro, where he is currently a Senior
System Planning Engineer responsible for the long-range
planning of the Metro Vancouver Regional Transmission System.
He has been involved with UBC, at the same time, as a
Sessional Instructor, and later as an Adjunct
Professor in the Department of Electrical and
Dr. Chiniforoosh is a registered Professional
Engineer (P.Eng.) in the Province of British
Columbia, and a Senior Member of IEEE active in
the Power and Energy Society. He has been a
contributing member of the IEEE Task Force on
Dynamic Average Modeling, under the Working Group
on Modeling and Analysis of System Transients
Using Digital Programs. He has authored or
co-authored more than thirty technical articles
published as book chapters, peer-reviewed journal
articles, and conference proceedings.
- Power System Planning and Operation
- Power-Electronic Converters
- Electric Machine Drives
- Renewable Energy Systems
- EECE 555: Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems
- ELEC 352: Electric Energy Systems
- EECE 376: Electromechanics
- EECE 365: Applied Electronics and
- EECE 373: Electromechanical Energy
Conversion and Transmission