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Dr Negareh Ghasemi
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PhD(Electrical Engineering) (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (Iran University of Science and Technology)


Power Electronics, Ultrasound System Excitation, Energy Harvesting


QUALIFICATIONS PhD – Electrical Engineering |2013 MSc – Electrical Engineering | 2007 BSc – Electrical Engineering- Electronics | 2003   CAREER HISTORY  • Lecturer  Queensland University of Technology                                                               2013 – Present • Sessional Academic Queensland University of Technology                                                              2011 – 2012 • Technical Engineer in Tendering Department                              Pars Sanat Parand Co. , Tehran, Iran                                                                2008 – 2009 • Substation Design Engineer & Electronic Devices/Computer Hardware Expert Tadbir Niroo Co. , Tehran, Iran                                                                        2006 – 2008 • Technical Sales Engineer                                                                  Pardazeshgaran Electronic Co. , Tehran, Iran                                                                 2004 – 2006   PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2009- Present   HONOUR AND AWARDS

  • Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award, 2013

Queensland University of Technology

  • Postgraduate Research Award Scholarship, 2009

Queensland University of Technology

  •  Industry Engagement Award, 2005

Pardazeshgaran Electronic Co.   EDITORSHIP IET Power Electronics Journal   TEACHING EXPERIENCES AND SKILLS   Introduction to Design and Professional Practice (ENB245) • Power Systems and Machines (ENB340) • Electrical and Computer Engineering (ENB205)   RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Power Electronics
  • Application of Power Electronics in High Power Ultrasound Systems
  • Energy Harvesting

Women in Research Grant


  • N. Ghasemi, F. Zare, A. A. Boora, A. Ghosh, C. Langton, F. Blaabjerg, “A  Harmonic Elimination Technique for a Single-phase Multilevel Converter with Unequal DC Link Voltage Levels”. IET Transaction on Power Electronics, Vol. 5, No. 8, pp.1418-1429, 2012.
  • P.Davari, N.Ghasemi, F.Zare, P.O’Shea, A.Ghosh,“Improving the Efficiency of High Power Piezoelectric Transducers for Industrial Applications”. IET Transaction on Science, Measurement & Technology, Vol.  6, No. 4, pp. 213-221, 2012.
  • N. Ghasemi, F. Zare, C. Langton, A. Ghosh, “A New Unequal DC link Voltage Configuration for a Single Phase Multilevel Converter to Reduce Low Order Harmonics”. The 14th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, Birmingham, UK, 2011, pp. 1-9.
  • N. Ghasemi, F. Zare, A. Ghosh, C. Langton, A High Frequency Current Source Converter with Adjustable Magnitude to Drive High Power Piezoelectric Transducers”. The 15th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, IEEE, Serbia, 2012.
  • N. Ghasemi, F. Zare, P. Davari, P. Weber, C. Langton, A. Ghosh, “Power Electronic Converters for High Power Ultrasound Transducers”. The 7th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, IEEE, Singapore, 2012.
  • N. Ghasemi, “Improving ultrasound excitation systems using a flexible power supply with adjustable voltage and frequency to drive piezoelectric transducers”. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology, 2013.
  • P. Davari, N. Ghasemi, & F. Zare, “Power converters design and analysis for high power piezoelectric ultrasonic transducers”.  The 16th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, IEEE, Finland, 2014.
  • G. R. Walker, N. Ghasemi, M. A. H.  Broadmeadow, & G. F.  Ledwich, “A high cell count cascade full bridge converter for wide bandwidth ultrasonic transducer excitation”. IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Pittsburgh Convention Centre, USA, 2014. 
  • N. Ghasemi, G. R. Walker, M. A. H.  Broadmeadow, “Real Time Maximum Power Conversion Tracking and Resonant Frequency Modification for High Power Piezoelectric Ultrasound Transducer”.The 11th IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems, IEEE, Australia, 2015.
  • Sh. Nick, G. Nourbakhsh, A. Ghosh, & N. GhasemiA technique for analysing GOOSE packets when testing relays in an IEC 61850-8-1 environment”. South East Asia Protection and Automation Conference, CIGRE Australia, 2015.
  • A. Narimani, G. Nourbakhsh, G.F. Ledwich, G.R. Walker, N. Ghasemi, “Financially Optimized Scheduling of Electric Energy Storage in Presence of Renewable Energy Resources”.  The 6th international symposium on power electronics for distributed generation systems, Germany, 2015.
  • M. Hussin 1, T. H.T. Chan 1, S. Fawzia, N. Ghasemi,Finite Element Modelling of Lamb Wave Propagation in Prestress Concrete and Effect of the Prestress Force on the Wave’s Characteristic”. The 10th RMS Annual Bridge Conference, New South Wales, 2015.
This information has been contributed by Dr Negareh Ghasemi.


This information has been contributed by Dr Negareh Ghasemi.


Academic Experience

  • Lecturer  (Feb 2013- on going)

Industry Experience

  • Technical Engineer in Tendering Department (Aug 2008- Dec 2008)
  •  Substation Design Engineer (Aug 2006- Aug 2008)
  • Technical Sales Engineer  (May 2004- Aug 2008)
This information has been contributed by Dr Negareh Ghasemi.


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