
Selected Conference PAPERS 
1 A. Hekmati, M. Vakilian, M. Fardmanesh, “Mechanical Force Optimization on Superconductor Element of Shieldtype Superconducting Fault Current Limiters,” proceedings of the 3rd power electronics, drive systems& Technologies conference, Feb. 2012, Tehran, Iran
2 R. Hassani, E. Hajipour, M. Vakilian, “Three Phase Transformer Inrush Current Suppression through Synchronized Energization employing JilesAtherton Modeling and PSO Optimization, proceedings of the 6th power systems protection and control conference, Jan. 2012, Tehran, Iran.
4V. P. Darabad, H. Jahangir and M. Vakilian, “Data mining of Partial Discharge signals of different insulation Defect Models ,” proceedings of the 3rd Partial Discharge Conference, March 2012, Tehran, Iran.
5 H. Jahangir, V.P. Darabad, M. Vakilian, “A New Scale Dependent Wavelet Selection Method for Denoising Partial Discharge signals,” proceedings of the 3rd Partial Discharge Conference, March 2012, Tehran, Iran.
6 J. Mahmoudi, M. Eisaei, N. Heidarian, and M. Vakilian,”Withstand Voltage Enhancement and Surface Discharge Reduction in Three parts (HDPE, EVA, NANOCLAY) Insulation,” proceedings of the 3rd Partial Discharge Conference, March 2012, Tehran, Iran.
7E. Hajipour, M. Vakilian, P. Rezaei, “Precise Determination of Distribution Transformer Noload Losses through FEM Modeling, Optimization of the Building Factor, and Air Gap,” The proceedings of PSC, Oct. 2010, Tehran, Iran.
8 H. Jahangir, V. Parvin, ‘’Identification of partial Discharge Sources of Transformer Solid, Insulation Defect Models Using Textural and Statistical features,’’ Proceedings of Partial Discharge Conference, PDC2013, Tehran, Iran, 26, 27 February 2013.
9 V. Parvin, M. Vakilain, T. Phung and T.R. Blackburn, ‘’Texture Analysis of Power Transformer Defect Model Recorded PD Signals’ CWT, ‘’ Proceedings of Partial Discharge Conference, PDC2013, Tehran, Iran, 26, 27 February 2013.
10 Rastegarfar, N ; Kashanizadh, B ; Vakilian, M ;Barband, S.A. ‘’Optimal placement of fast charging station in a typical microgrid in Iran,’’ 2013, 10 th International Conference on European Energy Market (EEM), pp. 17.
11 Darabi, Z.; Falahati, B.; Vakilian, M.,’’ Application of IEC 61850enabled SAS in CBF Protection of Transformers,’’ Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), 2013 IEEE PES, pp. 16.
12 Falahati, B.; Darabi, Z.; Vakilian, M.; Yong Fu, ’’Permanent Data Loss in Highly Available Substation Automation Systems,’’ Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), 2013 IEEE PES, pp. 16.
13 Falahati, B.; Darbi, Z.; Yong Fu; M. Vakilian, ‘’ Quantitative Modeling and Analysis of Substation Automation Systems,’’ IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, 2012, pp. 17.
14 Mahmoudi, J.; Eisaei, M.; Vakilian, M., “Improvement of Breakdown Voltage, and Mitigation of the Surface Discharge in a Triple Insulation Combined of HDPE, EVA, and NanoClay, ‘’ Proceedings of PDC2012 Conference, March 7and 8, 2012, Tehran, Iran, pp17.
15 Rezaei, P.; Vakilian, M.; Hajipour, E.; ‘’ Reconfiguration and capacitor placement in radial distribution systems for loss reduction and reliability enhancement ,’’ Intelligent System Application to Power Systems (ISAP), 2011 16th International Conference on
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ISAP.2011.6082180
Publication Year: 2011 , Page(s): 1  6
16 Motalleb, M.; Vakilian, M.; Abbaspour, A.; “ Tank shielding contribution on reduction of Eddy current losses in power transformers,” Pulsed Power Conference, 2009. PPC '09. IEEE Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/PPC. 2009.5386382, Publication Year: 2009 , Page(s): 641 – 645.
17 Bigdeli, M.; Vakilian, M.; Rahimpour, E.; Azizian, D.; ‘’ Transformer winding diagnosis using comparison of transfer function coefficients,’’ Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Computer, Telecommunications and Information Technology (ECTICON), 2011 8th International Conference on
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ECTICON.2011.5947931 Publication Year: 2011 , Page(s): 681 – 683.
18 Rezaei, P.; Vakilian, M.; ’’ Distribution system efficiency improvement by reconfiguration and capacitor placement using a modified particle swarm optimization algorithm,’’ Electric Power and Energy Conference (EPEC), 2010 IEEE Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/EPEC.2010.5697205 Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 1 – 6.
19 Darabad, V.P.; Vakilian, M.; ‘’ Data mining on partial discharge signals of power transformer's defect models,’’ Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC), 2010 45th International Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 1 – 6.
20 Hajipour, E.; Vakilian, M.; ‘’Accurate Protection Current Transformer Parameters Determination Method under High Noise Immunity,’’ accepted for presentation in ICEE2015, May 2015, Tehran, Iran.
21 Firuzi, K.; Parvin, V.; Vakilian, M.; ‘’ Identification of metal particles in transformer oil using partial discharge signals,’’ accepted for presentation in ICEE2015, May 2015, Tehran, Iran.
22 Moradnouri, Ahmad; Elhaminia, P.; Vakilian, M.’’ Introduction of Dimensional Approach to Evaluation of Distribution Transformer Short Circuit Forces,’’ accepted for presentation in ICEE2015, May 2015, Tehran, Iran.
23 Ameli, A.; Davari Nejad, E.; Kamyab, F., Vakilian, M.; Haghifam, M.R. ‘’ A Novel Simultaneous Reconfiguration and Capacitor Switching Method to Improve Distribution Networks Operation,’’ the 14 EEEIC2014, International Conference on Environmental and Electrical Engineering.
24 M. R. Rahimi, R. Javadinezhad, Mehdi Vakilian, M.; ‘‘DC Partial Discharge Characteristics for Corona, Surface and Void Discharges,’’ 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on the Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials (ICPADM), Sydney, Australia, July 2015, pp. 260263.
25 K. Firuzi, M. Vakilian, ‘’Identification of Free Conducting Particles in Transformer Oils Using PD Signals,’’ 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on the Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials (ICPADM), Sydney, Australia, July 2015, pp. 724727.
26 R. Rostaminia, M. Saniei, M. Vakilian, ‘’ Effects of Transformer Core Modeling on Partial Discharge Current Pulses Simulation Accuracy,’’ 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on the Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials (ICPADM), Sydney, Australia, July 2015, pp. 664667.
27 Bamdad Falahati, Member, IEEE, Mehdi Vakilian, Senior Member, IEEE, Yong Fu, Senior Member, IEEE, ‘’Online Data Loss in Substation Automation Systems,’’ IEEE T&D 2015 Conference and Exhibition, 2015.
28 A. Moradnouri, P. Elhaminia, M. Vakilian,’’Amorphous Triangular Cores to Improve Distribution Transformer Design,’’ ITCE 2015, Tehran, Tarasht Power Plant, pp. 15.
29 M. Gholami, E. Hajipour, M. Vakilian, ‘’ A Single Phase Transformer Equivalent Circuit for Accurate Turn to Turn Fault Modeling,’’ ICEE 2016, accepted for
Presentation, May 2016, Shiraz, Iran.
30 P. Elhaminia, M. Vakilian, ‘’Frequency Response Features of a MultiObjective Wind Turbine Transformer Design,’’ ICEE 2016, accepted for Presentation, May 2016, Shiraz, Iran.
31 Amir Borzooy, Mehdi Vakilian, ‘’A New NoiseImmune Method to Detect Protective CT Saturation and Its Release. Instants,’’ IEEE International Conference on Power & Renewable Energy, Oct. 2123, 2016, Shanghai, China.
32 P. Elhaminia, E. Hajipour, M. Vakilian, ‘’Derivation of a Low Frequency Model for 3D Wound Core Transformer,’’ Accepted for ICEE 2017, May 2017,KTN niversity,Tehran. 
