Area of Study / Keywords
Computer Engineering Electromagnetics and Microwaves Energy Systems
Venkata Dinavahi received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto. He joined the ECE faculty at the University of Alberta in 2001 where is currently a Professor. Dr. Dinavahi is a Fellow of IEEE and a Registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Alberta. He is active in various committees of the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES).
- Electromagnetic Transients
- Real-Time Simulation of Large-Scale Power Electric and Power Electronic Systems
- Power Electronics and Digital Control
- Parallel and Distributed Computing
- Embedded and Reconfigurable Systems Design
Analysis of electromagnetic transients in electrical power systems. Computer-aided analysis of electronic circuits. Models of commonly used power system components for time-domain simulation: linear and nonlinear elements, transmission lines, transformers machines, models for the latest power electronic compensators, solution algorithms, analog simulators, real-time digital simulations, architectures and algorithms for parallel and distributed simulators. Transient simulation software.