Dr. Bruce Fardanesh

Chief Electrical Engineer

New York Power Authority

Dr. Bruce Fardanesh is the Chief Electrical Engineer at the New York Power Authority where he directs all activities related to power systems planning and operation, system protection and control, power systems equipment and metering. He is the author or co-author of over 100 Journal and Conference papers as well as many technical reports. His professional activities include power system optimization and optimal operation, development of new power system monitoring, control and analysis tools utilizing phasor measurements, as well as application of advanced FACTS controllers in power systems. He has also been teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in power systems and electric machines area for over 25 years. Bruce is a Fellow of IEEE.