Dr. Malek Ramezani is currently an assistant professor of electrical engineering at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Prior to joining SDSMT, he was a post-doctoral research associate at the School of Engineering and Computer Science, Washington State University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama (UA) in 2018. His main research interests include modeling, analysis, design, and control of power electronics converters in energy conversion applications. He is a senior member of IEEE and an active reviewer for various IEEE Transactions and Conferences.