Mohammad Babakmehr

  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Colorado School of Mines
    Golden, CO 80401


  • Ph.D. Candidate, Electrical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines (CSM), Golden, CO, USA
  • 2011, M.S., Biomedical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology


  • Smart grid modeling and analysis; Power network control and monitoring; Control systems
  • Signal processing, Image processing, Data analysis, Pattern recognition, Machine learning
  • Compressive sensing; signal and system recovery from partial information; Intelligent systems;
  • Optimization and system identification; Statistical pattern recognition; Graph theory; Estimation theory
  • Renewable energy integration; Microgrid design and implementation; Energy management
  • Neuroscience and Neuro-engineering; cybernetics; wavelets


  • 1. M. Babakmehr, M.G. Simoes, M.B. Wakin and Ahmed Al-durra. Compressive Sensing for Smart Grid Security and Reliability, to be appeared in Saifur. Rahman, editor Communication, Control and Security for the Smart Grid, IET, London, UK, 2016.
  • 2. M. Taghavi Kani, M. Babakmehr, Linear Control Systems, Azadeh publication book series, Tehran, Iran. 4th Edition, Spring 2015.
  • 3. M. Babakmehr, M.G. Simoes, M.B. Wakin, F. Harirchi. Compressive Sensing-based Smart Grid Topology Identification IEEE Transaction on Industrial Informatics, vol. 12, no. 2, pp: 532-543, APRIL 2016.
  • 4. M. Babakmehr, M.G. Simoes, M.B. Wakin, A. Al Durra and F. Harirchi, Sprase-based Smart Grid Topology Identification, accepted and to be appeared in IEEE Trans on Industry Applications.
  • 5. M. Babakmehr, M.G. Simoes, A. Al-Durra, F. Harirchi, Q. Han. Application of Compressive Sensing for Distributed and Structured Power Line Outage Detection in Smart Grids, in Proc with IEEE American Control Conference ACC 2015, pp 3682-3689, Chicago, Illinois, USA, July 2015.
  • 6. M. Babakmehr, M.G. Simoes and M.B. Wakin. M. Babakmehr, M. G. Simoes, M. B. Wakin, A. Durra, and F. Harirchi, Smart grid topology identification using sparse recovery, in Proc. IEEE IAS Annu. Meeting, Oct. 2015, pp. 18, Dallas, USA.
  • 7 . F. Harirchi, M.G. Simoes, A. Al-Durra, S.M. Muyeen and M. Babakmehr. Designing Smart Inverter with Unified Controller and Smooth Transition between Grid Connected and Islanding Modes for Microgrid Application, in Proc. IEEE IAS Annu. Meeting, Oct. 2015, pp. 18, Dallas, USA.
  • 8. M. Babakmehr, SH. Gharibzadeh, F. Almasganj. Neural Spike Sorting Using Wavelet Coefficients, Unsupervised Fuzzy Clustering and Improved Mathematical Morphology Filtering, in Proc with 20th Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference (2012).