About the Author
MASOUD KARIMI-GHARTEMANI, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Mississippi State University. He received his BSc and MSc in Electrical Engineering from Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Isfahan, Iran, and completed his PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of Toronto in 2004. The topic of his PhD research was synchronization of power electronic converters. He is the holder of several patents, author of over thirty papers in IEEE Transactions journals, and is a senior member of the IEEE.