[Resilient Smart Grids Research Lab, Electrical Engineering Department, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Tabriz, Iran.] [+989144086850] [masoumehkarimi87@gmail.com]

MSc Thesis:

Optimal expansion of sub-transmission substation and primary feeders with consideration of uncertainty in distributed generations

PhD Thesis:

A Planning Framework for Resilient Distribution Networks against Multi-Hazard Disasters

Research Interests:

  • Electric Distribution Network planning
  • Power System Resiliency & Reliability
  • Optimization


Date from 2016-Present

[Associate Researcher]  [Young researchers and elite club] | [Tabriz, Iran]

Date from 2018-Present

[Tutor of Power System Resilience Courses]  [PDRC] | [Tabriz, Iran]

Date from 2011-Present

[Research Assistant]  [Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University] | [Tabriz, Iran]

Date from 2016-2018

[Adjunct Instructor]  [Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University] | [Tabriz, Iran]

Date from 2015-2018

[Adjunct Instructor]  [Islamic Azad University] | [Tabriz, Iran]

 Awards & Honors:

  • Selected as “Iranian Distinguished PhD Student” by 57th national festival of Alborz Foundation Prize
  • Selected as “The best Ph.d student at the second national festival of Isar” by the Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research and Technology
  •  Selected as “East Azarbaijan province Distinguished PhD Student”
  • Selected as “premier young” in the field of science and research in the provincial festival of Ali Akbar
  • Selected as “East Azarbaijan Distinguished PhD Student” by the  Ali Poulad’s Student Festival
  • Selected for Educational rewards among East-Azarbaijan province PhD students founded by National Elites Foundation, presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Best Student award of Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University
  • First rank among PhD electrical engineering students of Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University
  • First rank among graduated M.S. electrical engineering students of Islamic Azad University, South Tehran Branch
  • Selected as “premier engineer” in the provincial festival of top engineers