Sina Zarrabian

Dr. Sina Zarrabian is Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at the State University of New York (SUNY)-Maritime. He received his Ph.D. degree from Tennessee Technological University. He joined the faculty in the Electrical Engineering program in 2016.

His main research interests are:

  • Power System Dynamics, Stability and Control

  • Smart Grid and Grid Modernization

  • Microgrids & Renewable Energy Resources

  • Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Power Systems

  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Tennessee Technological University

  • Power System Dynamics, Stability and Control

  • Blackout and Cascading Failures Analysis

  • Machine Learning and Computational Methods in Electric Power Systems

  • Smart Grid and Grid Modernization

  • Microgrids, Renewable Energy Integration, and Energy Storage Systems

  • Wide Area Monitoring and Control of Power Grids



  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

  • Member, IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES)


  • IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid

  • IEEE Transactions on Power Systems

  • IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution

  • IEEE Systems Journal

  • International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (Elsevier)

  • Applied Energy Journal (Elsevier)

  • International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems (Wiley)

Honors & Awards
  • 2014 Eminence Awards Winner in Electrical Engineering for “Outstanding Graduate Research Activity on Electric Smart Grids”, Tennessee Technological University

  • Renewble Energy Resources

  • Power Electronics and Drives

  • Electric Machines

  • Electrical Engineering Design (Capstone) 

  • Power Systems Analysis