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M. Hashem Nehrir
626 Cobleigh Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717

Tel: (406) 994-4980
Fax: (406) 994-5958

ECE Department
Montana State University
610 Cobleigh Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717

Tel: (406) 994-2505
Fax: (406) 994-5958

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Nehrir's Current Research and Research Interests

Dr. Nehrir's active research and research interests are:

  • Modeling, power management and control of alternative energy power generation systems
  • Distributed generation
  • Smart grid and microgrid
  • Predicting distribution feeder power demand at steady state and after a period of power outage (cold load pickup)
  • Modeling and control of residential electric water heater, space heater, and other end-use loads for distribution system performance enhancement
  • Application of intelligent control to energy management, demand response, and distribution automation

His research has been supported by one or more of the following sources: The National Science Foundation, NSF-EPSCoR, USDOE, DOE-EPSCoR, Electric Power Research Institute, The Montana Power Company, Montana Electric Power Cooperatives, and Montana Electric Power Affiliates Program (MEPRA).

Under Dr. Nehrir's supervision, physically-based computer models were developed for PEM and solid-oxide fuel Cells.

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