Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Davood Yazdani



Davood Yazdani

Area of Expertise
Power and Energy Systems

  • Solid-State Lighting
  • Renewable Energy Conversion
  • Power Electronics
  • Power quality issues in grid-connected converters

Davood Yazdani (SM’IEEE), received his Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen’s University, Canada, in 2009.

He was a Postdoctoral fellow at the Queen’s Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research (ePOWER) in 2009-10 where he worked on hybrid renewable energy conversion using wind and solar power. Currently, Dr. Yazdani is managing the Switching Regulators product line in Intersil Corporation, Milpitas, CA.

Dr. Yazdani is a licensed Professional Engineer (PEng) in Ontario. His research interests includes: Integrated DC-DC Converters, LED Drivers, Wind and Solar Inverters, AC-DC and DC-AC Converters, Synchronization Techniques and Harmonics Detection/Elimination.