Edris Pouresmaeil received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering(with honor) from the Technical University of Catalonia.BarcelonaTech (CITCEA-UPC), Barcelona, Spain, in 2012. After his Ph.D. he joined to the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, at the University of Waterloo, ON, Canada, as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. After his postdoctoral, he assigned as an Associate Professor with the Centre for Energy Informatics at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Odense, Denmark.
He is currently an Associate Professor with the department of electrical engineering and automation (EEA) at Aalto University, Espoo, Finland.
His main research fields are operation and control of power electronics in power systems, integration of large-scale renewable energy sources into the low-inertia power grid, ICT-based power networks, smart grids, microgrid operation and control, and simulator design and software development for smart grid applications. Dr. Pouresmaeil is Senior Member of the IEEE.