Cátedra Endesa

Universidad de Sevilla. Departamento Ingeniería Eléctrica

Ali Abur obtained his B.S. degree from Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, Ankara, Turkey in1979 and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from TheOhio State University in 1981 and 1985 respectively.

He was a faculty member at Texas A&M University until November 2005 when he joined the faculty of Northeastern University
where he served as Chair of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department until2013. He is currently a Professor in the same department with research and educational activities mainly in the area of power systems.
He is an IEEE PES Distinguished Lecturer and a Fellow of the IEEE for his work on power system state estimation. He co-authored a book and published widely in IEEE journals and conferences. He was on the EditorialBoard of IEEE Transactions on Power Systems and Power Engineering Letters during 1999-2011.