Field of work

Dr. Reza Arghandeh is a Full Professor in the Department of Computing, Mathematics, and Physics and Department of Electrical Engineering at the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL), Norway. He is the Director of Collaborative Intelligent Infrastructure Lab (CI2) funded initially in FSU at 2015. He has been an Assistant Professor in ECE Dept, Florida State University, USA 2015-2018, and a postdoctoral scholar at EECS Dept, University of California, Berkeley 2013-2015. He was a power system software designer at Electrical Distribution Design Inc. in Virginia, USA, 2011-2013. He won the IBM Faculty Award in 2018 in Big Data Analytics Applications for Smart Buildings. PhD, Electrical Eng, Virginia Tech, USA, 2013 MS, Industrial and System Eng, Virginia Tech, USA, 2013 MS, Energy Systems Eng, KNTU-University of Manchester, UK, 2008 BS, Electrical Engineering, KNTU, Iran, 2005 He is a senior member of IEEE and the chair for the Working Group on Big Data Application in Power Distribution Networks. Dr. Arghandeh research interests include data analysis and decision support for smart grids and smart cities. His research so far has been supported by U.S. National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Office of Naval Research, IBM, and

Research areas

  • Machine Learning
  • Spatiotemporal Data Analysis
  • Shape and Topology Data Analysis
  • Power Systems Data Analytics
  • Causality Analysis
  • Smart City Data Analytics

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