ELITE Grid Research Lab News

Dr. Yunwei (Ryan) Li is elected as the Vice President for Products in IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS).

Jan. 2023: Dr. Yunwei (Ryan) Li is elected as the Vice President for Products in IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS). As the VP of Products, he will work closely with the PELS publication team to maintain the high quality of PELS publications with excellent reader/author experience.


Congratulations to Pasan Gunawardena on receiving the Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES) 2022!

Nov 25, 2022: Pasan Gunawardena received the 2022 Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship. The scholarship was established to incent the best and brightest students to study in Alberta.


ELITE Grid Research Lab members participated in a science outreach event for kids at the Telus World of Science-Edmonton.

Nov 12, 2022: In collaboration with the Future Energy Systems group of the University of Alberta, our lab members participated in this science outreach event. Our lab members demonstrated how the future electricity network would be with more renewable energy sources integrated.


Congratulations to Dr. Yunwei (Ryan) Li on being named to Clarivate’s 2022 Highly Cited Researchers list!

Nov. 21, 2022: Dr. Yunwei (Ryan) Li made the latest list of the world’s most highly cited in their fields. The list identifies authors of multiple papers ranking in the top one percent in the world by citations for their field and publication year over the last decade.


Congratulations to Rouzbeh Reza Ahrabi on successfully defending his Ph.D. dissertation!

Nov. 17, 2022: Rouzbeh Reza Ahrabi successfully defended his dissertation, “Hybrid AC/DC Grid with Parallel LCC-VSC Interlinking Converters,” and earned his Ph.D. degree!


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