Mohammad Hossein Refan

Associate Professor

  • Email: Refan@srttu.edu
  • Telephone: 00982122970060
  • Fax: 00982122970033
  • Department of Electronic

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Research Interests

  1. Analog Electronic Circuits
  2. Communication Circuits
  3. Industrial Networking
  4. DCS
  5. GPS
 
 

Educational Background

 SectionuniversityCatchDate
1Ph.D. In Electrical EngineeringIran University of Science & Technology2000
2M.Sc. In Electronics EngineeringIran University of Science & Technology1992
3B.Sc. In Electronics EngineeringIran University of Science & Technology1977

 

Professional Background

 

 CaptionPlaceDate
1Head of Electronic DepartmentShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University1986-1995
2Deputy for Research Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University1995-1998
3University PresidentShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University1998-2003
4Head of Electronics DepartmentShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2003-2004
5Committee Member of Electric, Teacher Training PlanningMinistry of Science, Research & Technology1981-2003
6Khwarizmi Youth Festival Jury MemberIranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST)1987-Now
7Board of Trustees MemberShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2013-Now
8Permanent Committee  Member of Board of Trustees Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2013-Now
9Member of the University CouncilShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2006-Now
10Member of the University Publishers CouncilShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2007-Now
11Member of the University Strategic CouncilShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2014-Now
12Member of the Strategic Council of Power Plant Control and Condition Monitoring Niroo Research Institute2015-Now
13Minister Representative in University Supervisory CommitteeShahid Rajaee Teacher Training University2015-Now
14Member of the Research Institute MAPFANUniversity of Tehran 

Journal Papers

  1. M. H. Refan and  K. Mohammadi, “Point Averaging of the Position Components, Life After S/A”, GIS Development Journal, The Asian GIS Monthly, Vol. 5, Issue 11, November 2001, pp.19-20.
  2.  K. Mohammadi and M. H. Refan, “A New Method To Improve The Timing Precision of GPS Receivers Using Kalman Filtering “, International Journal of Engineering Sciences, Tehran ,Iran, Vol. 13, Issue 1, May 2002, pp.11-24.
  3. M. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan,  “Adaptive Neurofuzzy and Positioning Accuracy”, GIS Development Journal, The Asian GIS Monthly, Vol. 7, Issue 3, March 2003, pp.19-20.
  4. M. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi,  and M. H. Refan“A New Approach for Improving of GPS Positioning Accuracy by Using an Adaptive Neurofuzzy System, Before and After S/A Is Turned Off”, International Journal of Engineering Science, Iran University of Science and Technology, Vol.15, No.1, 2004, pp. 101-114.
  5. M. H. Refan, M. and H. Palangi” A Comparative Study of Positioning Errors of a Low Cost GPS Receiver Particle Caused by Old and New Satellites Generations ” Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol. 8, Issue 4, Pakistan, February 2008, pp 702-706. ISI Journal
  6. M. Fathipour, M. H. Refan  and S. M. Ebrahimi “Design of a Resonant Suspended Gate MOSFET withRetrograde Channel Doping” Iranian Journal of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 2, June 2010. Journal
  7. H. Palangi and M. H. Refan, “Error Reduction of a Low Cost GPS Receiver for Kinematic Applications Based on a New Kalman Filtering Algorithm” International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Vol. 8, No. 6, August 2010, pp 3775–3786. ISI Journal
  8. M. H. Refan, S. Bahmanpour, and M. Bashooki, ” A Particle Filtering-based Framework for On-line Fault Diagnosis in Hybrid Systems” International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Vol. 8, No. 6, August  2010, pp 3669–3680. ISI Journal
  9. M. H. Refan and H. Palangi “Positioning Error Reduction of a Low Cost GPS Receiver for Kinematical Applications” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Saudi Arabia, accepted and will be issued. Vol. 37, No. 8, December 2012, pp 2221-2230,  ISI Journal
  10. M. H. Refan, Sha Sadeghi and M. Sojoodi, “Robust Synchronization of Hyperchaotic Lorenz System with Unknown Different Parameters Perturbation Based On LMI”, ICIC Express Letters – An International Journal of Research and Survey, Vol. 5, No. 3, March 2011, pp 579-585. EI Journal
  11. M. Sojoodi, Sha Sadeghi, and M. H. Refan, ” Robust  Delay Dependent α Synchronization of a Class of Uncertain Noise-Perturbed Time-Delayed Chaotic and Hyper-Chaotic Systems “, International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Vol. 7, No. 7(B), pp 4451-4463, July  2011. ISI Journal
  12. M. H. Refan, M. Sha Sadeghi, and M. Sojoodi , ” Unknown Different Parameters Perturbation Based On LMI”, ICIC Express Letters, An International Journal of Research and Surveys, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp 579-585, July  2011. ISI Journal
  13. M. H. Refan, H. Valizadeh , ” Computer Network Time Synchronization Using a Low Cost GPS Engine “, Iranian Journal of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Vol 8, No. 3, pp 206-216, September  2012. ISC Journal.
  14. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi,” RTDGPS Implementation by Online Prediction of GPS Position Components Error Using GA-ANN Model “, Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering Innovations, Vol 1, No. 1, pp 1-10, August  2013.
  15. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. kamarzarrin, Real Time Pseudo-Range Correction Predicting by a Hybrid GASVM model in order to Improve RTDGPS Accuracy, Iranian Journal of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 9, 2013.
  16. K. Jamali, M. H. Refan, “The Design and Implementation of a sequence Event Recorder Model Based on STM32F” International Journal of Scientific Research Engineering & Technology, Vol. 10, No. 2, January 2014.
  17. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. kamarzarrin, “Improving RTDGPS Accuracy by Using a Hybrid PSOSVM Prediction Model” AEROSPACE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 37, 2014.
  18. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi, “Implementation of Real-Time DGPS by using of Support Vector Machine Algorithm and Low Cost GPS Receiver” Journal of Electronic Industries, Vol. 4, No. 3, Nov. 2013(In Persian).
  19. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. kamarzarrin, “Implementation of RTDGPS reference and user stations with the ability to produce and receive RTCM protocol and RPCE correction factors” Journal of Electronic Industries, Vol. 5, No. 25, 2014 (In Persian).
  20. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. kamarzarrin, “Improve the accuracy of Differential GPS coordinates using predictive factor reference error” Space, Sciences and Technology, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2015 (In Persian).
  21. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin, “Utilizing Hybrid Recurrent Neural Network and Genetic Algorithm for Predicting the Pseudo-Range Correction Factors to Improve the Accuracy of RTDGPS”, Gyroscopy and Navigation, No. 3, 2015.
  22. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. kamarzarrin, “Improvement RTDGPS Accuracy and Stability by Using Recurrent Neural Network and Particle Swarm Optimization Hybrid Model” Tabriz Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2015 (In Persian).
  23. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin, “Implementing the Reference and User Stations of DGPS Based on RPCE Factors”, Wireless Personal Communications, No.4, 2016.
  24. M. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin,, “ Real-Time Differential Global Poisoning System Stability and Accuracy Improvement by Utilizing Support Vector Machine”, International Journal of Wireless Information Network, No. 23,2016.

Conference Papers

  1.  K. Mohammadi, M. H. Refan, and J. Fariborz, “Computer Control of  Long Trains”, Proceedings of ” The Second Computer Conference of  Iran, Tehran, Iran, February 8-10, 1994, pp. 217-227.
  2. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, “Multiprocessing with IBM PC”, Proceedings of “The 3rd Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference, ICEE95″, Tehran, Iran, May 13-17, 1995, pp. 34-41.
  3. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, and M. R. Mosavi, “Computer Design of  RF Impedance Matching Circuit to use in Power Amplifiers”, Proceedings of “The 3rd Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference, ICEE95″, Tehran, Iran, May14-17, 1995, pp. 158-167.
  4. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, “Power Network Performance Improvement by Using GPS Clock “, Proceedings of “The 6th Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference, ICEE98″, Tehran, Iran, May 11-13, 1998, Vol. 5, pp. 261-266.
  5. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, “Detection and Application of an OEM GPS Receiver Information”, Proceedings of “The 7th Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference ICEE99″, Tehran, Iran, May 16-18, 1999, pp. 145-152.
  6. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, “Application of a low cost GPS Receiver as a Timing Sensor”, Proceedings of “3rd International Wireless and Telecommunications Symposium IWTS99”, Shah Alam, Malaysia, May 17-21, 1999, pp. 253-256.
  7. M. H. Refan, and K. Mohammadi, “A Real Time Recursive Averaging Method in order to Improve Timing Accuracy of GPS Receivers”, Proceedings of “The 8th Iranian Electrical Engineering Conference, ICEE2000″, Esfahan University of Technology, Esfahan, Iran, May17-19, 2000, Vol. 4, pp.206-213.
  8. M. H. Refan and K. Mohammadi, “Design and Implementation of a Crystal Clock Disciplined with a Low Cost GPS Receiver”, Proceedings of “4th International Wireless and Telecommunications Symposium, IWTS2000”, Shah Alam, Malaysia, May 15-19, 2000, pp. 139-142.
  9. M. H. Refan and K. Mohammadi, “Design and Implementation of a Digital Clock with Accuracy of Atomic Clocks by using a Low Cost GPS Receiver”, Proceedings of ” The Second Conference of Satellite Positioning Systems”, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, October 21-22, 2001, pp. 263-269.
  10. M. H. Refan and K. Mohammadi, “Point Averaging of the Position Components, before and after S/A is turned off”, Proceedings of “The Asian GPS conference 2001”, New Delhi, India, October 29-30, 2001, pp.53-55.
  11. M. H. Refan and K. Mohammadi, “Improving the Timing Precision of A Low Cost GPS Receiver by Kalman Filtering”, Proceedings of “The 8th GNSS Workshop, 2001 International Symposium on GPS/GNSS”, Jijo, Korea, November 7-9, 2001, pp.32-35.
  12. M. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan,  “Fuzzy Processing on GPS Data to Improve Positioning Accuracy, Before and After S/A is Turned Off”, Proceedings of “The Asian GPS Conference 2002”, New Delhi, India, October 24-25, 2002, pp. 117-120.
  13. M. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan,  “Time Varying ARMA Processing on Low Cost GPS Receiver Data to Improve the Position Accuracy”, Proceedings of “The Asian GPS Conference 2002”, New Delhi, India, October 24-25, 2002, pp.125-128.
  14. M. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan,  “Improving of Position Accuracy on GPS using Fuzzy Logic and RBF Neural Network”, Proceedings of “The 4th Iranian Aerospace Society Conference”, Amirkabir University, Tehran, Iran, January 25-28, 2003, pp.271-279.
  15. M. H. Refan, K. Mohammadi, and M. R. Mosavi, “Time Varying Kalman Filter Processing to Predict the future Errors of a GPS Receiver”, Proceedings of “The 6th Annual International Conference on GIS, GPS, Aerial Photography, and Remote Sensing, MapIndia2003″, New Delhi, India, January 28-31, 2003. http://www.gisdevelopment.net/technology/gps/mi03094.htm
  16. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan “Prediction of Errors and Improvement of Position Accuracy on Low Cost GPS Receiver with MLP Neural Network”, Proceedings of “The 11th Iranian Conference on  Electrical Engineering, ICEE03″, May 6-8, 2003, Vol.3, pp.513-520.
  17. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan “Precision Design of Digital Maps by using Fuzzy Logic and Position Mapping on a Moving Vessel”, Proceedings of “Forth Conference on Fuzzy Sets and It’s Applications”, Mazandaran University,  Iran, May 27-28, 2003, pp. 241-250.
  18. M. H. Refan, “Satellite Positioning in Past, Present, and Future”, Proceedings of “2003 Asian Conference on Sensors AsiaSense03”, Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia, July 14-18, 2003, IEEE Cataloguing Number 03EX729C, pp. 38-46
  19. H. Refan, K. Mohammadi, and M. R. Mosavi, “Improvement on a Low Cost Positioning Sensor Accuracy”, Proceedings of “2003 Asian Conference on Sensors, AsiaSense03”, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 14-18, 2003, IEEE Cataloguing Number 03EX729C, pp. 9-14.
  20. R. Mosavi, K. Mohammadi, and M. H. Refan “A Comparative Study of Differential Methods of Conventional or Fuzzy for Improving of GPS Positioning Accuracy”, Proceedings of “2003 Map Asia Conference”, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 13-15, 2003.
  21. H. Refan, M. R. Mosavi, and K. Mohammadi, “Fast Prediction of DGPS Corrections on a Low Cost GPS Receiver with Modular Neural Network”, Proceedings of “2003 International Symposium on GPS/GNSS”, Tokyo, Japan, November 15-18, 2003, pp. 263-267.
  22. Rajabi Tavakkol, A. Sodagar, and M. H. Refan, “New Architecture for Wireless Implantable Neural Recording Microsystems Based on Frequency-Division Multiplexing”, 32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 31 – September 4, 2010.
  23. H. Refan and Hossein Valizadeh, “Design and Implementation of a GPS Based DCS Network Time Synchronization Board”, 3rd Conference on Thermal Power Plants Industry, Amirkabir University, Tehran, Iran, October 18-19, 2011.
  24. H. Refan and Adel Dameshghi, “Comparing Error Predictions of GPS Position Components Using, ARMANN, RNN, and ENN in Order to use in DGPS “, The 20th Telecommunications Forum TELFOR 2012, Belgrade, Serbia, November 20-22, 2012.
  25. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi, and M. Kamarzarrin, “Using ME-PSO Classification Algorithm for Clustering Geometric Dilution of Precision (GDOP) “, 7th International Conference on e-Commerce in Developing Countries with focus on e-Security, Kish Island, April 17-18, 2013.
  26. Amir Pasha Zamani, M. H. Refan, and M. Aliyari Shooredeli, ” A dynamic nonlinear model for a real HRSG Boiler based on input-output data “, 7th International Conference on e-Commerce in Developing Countries with focus on e-Security, Kish Island, April 17-18, 2013.
  27. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi, and M. Kamarzarrin, “Real Time Implementation Fuzzy Neural Networks Methods for Prediction Pseudo Range Correction” Intrnational Conference on e-Commerce in Develeoping Countries with focus, mashhad, Iran, 24-25 April  2014. 
  28. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin, “A New Algorithm for Fault Location Based on Wavelet Transform and Genetic Algorithm by Using of GPS Timing,” 3th International Congress on Electric Industry Automation, 24-25 Feb. 2015, Iran, Shiraz.
  29. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin, “A New Methods Based on Real Time Differential GPS Using in Train Tracking System”, International Congress On Advanced Railway Engineering, 02-04 March 2015, Istanbul/ Turkey.
  30. Omid Rahmani, Zahra Mokhtari, Zhale Amirjamshidi , Maryam Rahmani , Parviz Amiri , M. H. Refan, Simulating and comparing the VC and Fuzzy Control Methods of Doubly Fed Induction Generator,  International Conference on Research in Science and Technology, kualalumpur, Malazia, 14 Dec. 2015.
  31. Omid Rahmani, Zahra Mokhtari, Zhale Amirjamshidi, Parviz Amiri , M. H. Refan,Simulating and comparing the DTC and DPC Control Methods of Doubly Fed Induction Generator (DFIG),  International Conference on Research in Science and Technology, DUBAI, UAE, 1 Dec. 2015.
  32. H. Refan, A. Dameshghi and M. Kamarzarrin, “GDOP Factor Classification by Implementation of CMACNN Method for Low Cost GPS Receivers” 2016 24th Telecommunications Forum (TELFOR), Serbia, belgrad, 22 Nov.2016.

Research Projects

  1. M.H. Refan, “Design and construction of control radio communication system of locomotives distributed along heavy trains as “locotroll””, Project Leader: Islamic republic of Iran railway, 1991-1993. (The project allocated Initiative Second place in sixth Khwarazmi festival)
  2. M.H. Refan, “Use of low cost GPS receivers in mapping systems”, Project Leader: Ministry of Industry, 1999-2000. 
  3. M.H. Refan, “Feasibility study of using different methods of smart management for bus driving fleet and public transportation by using new technologies (GPS, GSM, AVM,…)”, Project Leader: Tehran Traffic Organization, 2001. 
  4. M.H. Refan, “Feasibility study of applying Global Positioning System (GPS) in positioning low-height satellites and launch missiles”, Project Leader: Satellite Organizational plan, 2002. 
  5. M.H. Refan, “Design and construction of training modules for communication circuit laboratory”, Project Leader: Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, 2011. 
  6. M.H. Refan, H. Valizadeh, “Design and implementation of a synchronizing system of industrial network clock with GPS global clock in order to use in DCS industrial networks”, Project Leader: MAPNA Co., 2012. 
  7. M.H. Refan, A. Dameshghi, M. Kamarzarrin, “Design and implementation of a Real Time Differential positioning System through Support Vector Machine and Particle Swarm Optimization prediction algorithm using of low cost GPRS and GPS receiver”, Project Leader: Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, 2015. 
 
 

Books

  1. Public Electronic, Mehdi Khajnadi, Mohammad Hossein Refan, Iranian Textbook Publishing Company, 1988. (link)
  2. Public Telecommunication, Mohammad Hossein Refan, Iranian Textbook Publishing Company, 1988. (link)
  3. Power supply design, Mohammad Hossein Refan, Faculty of Shahid Shamsipour. (link)
  4. Satellite-based positioning systems and applications, Mohammad Hossein Refan, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, 2010. (link)

Undergraduate courses

  • Electronic 1
  • Electronic 2
  • Electronic 3
  • Communication circuits
  • Pulse Circuits
  • Logic circuits
  • Phone and Switching
  • Power Supplies
  • Electric Circuits 1
  • Electric Circuits
Graduate courses
 
  •  Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits
  • Special Topics in Electronics (DCS)

Workshops

  • GPS and its applications in the Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering
  • Distributed control systems (DCS) at thermal power plants Conference

PhD students

  1. Seyed Mohammad Reza Mousavi Mirkelaee, “”, University of Science and Technology, 02.08.2003 (Advisor).
  2. Ali ghasemi, “”, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University (Supervisor).
  3. Adel Dameshghi, “”, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University (Supervisor).
  4.  Vahid Jamshidi, “”, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University (Supervisor).
  5. Mehrnoosh Kamarzarrin, “”, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University (Supervisor).

Title of Master’s Thesis Students

  • New architecture for neural signals from brain pressure
  • Design and presentation of oscillator construction method based on RSG-MOSFET
  • Design and simulation of a recognition method of fault location in power transmission lines based on transient waves by GPS global clock
  • Design and implementation of a synchronizing system of industrial network clock with GPS global clock in order to use in DCS networks
  • Identification of controlling philosophy industrial gas turbines in order to implementation in control system
  • Designing HMI system for 25 Megawatt gas turbine
  • Light optimization in tunnels with the help of smart control systems of light
  • Measurement and concurrent notification of beam deformation by using wireless network and image processing
  • Designing smart identifier for HRSG system in power plants
  • Design and implementation of real time diffrential system using of prediction algorithm on low coast GPS receivers
  • Signal simulation of Galileo positioning system in under-roof situational applications
  • Design and implementation of a sequence registration system with high-speed
  • Design and implementation of vibration monitoring system
  • Presentation of an optimal method to estimate the safety integrity level of an industrial control system
  • A novel method if map adaptation based on Kalman filter and neural networks
  • Design adaptive controller of wind turbine pitch angle

Patents

1– Construction of a differential user device with ability to receive the message of reference location coordinates, Registration place: Organization for Registration of Documents and Properties, patent office, Associates: Adel Dameshghi, Mehrnoosh Kamarzarrin, 07/05/2014.

2– Smart reference station of Real Time Differential Global Positioning  System, Registration place: Organization for Registration of Documents and Properties, patent office, Associates: Adel Dameshghi, Mehrnoosh Kamarzarrin, 18/03/2014.

3– Global Positioning System device based on Reference Position Component Error, Registration place: Organization for Registration of Documents and Properties, patent office, Associates: Adel Dameshghi, Mehrnoosh Kamarzarrin, At the final registration.

4– Control system of global clock synchronizer in industrial consumptions, Registration place: Organization for Registration of Documents and Properties, patent office, Associates: Hosein Valizadeh, 03/11/2015.