Payam Shams Ghahfarokhi
Payam Shams Ghahfarokhi was born in Iran in 1986. He received the BSc degree in electrical power engineering from IAUN, Iran, in 2010, the MSc degree in electrical power engineering from Newcastle University, UK, in 2011, and the PhD degree in electrical engineering and machines from Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia, 2019. He is currently a senior researcher and postdoc researcher with the Department of Electrical Machines and Apparatus, Riga Technical University, Latvia. His main interest is the electromagnetic design and thermal management of PM and Synchronous Reluctance electrical machines. He has authored/co-authored more than 25 papers in international scientific journals and conferences.

Ghahfarokhi, P. S.; Podgornovs, A.; Kallaste, A.; Cardoso, A. J. M.; Belahcen, A.; Vaimann, T.; Tiismus, H.; Asad, B.: ''Opportunities and Challenges of Utilizing Additive Manufacturing Approaches in Thermal Management of Electrical Machines''; IEEE Access, Vol. 9, No. , pp. 36368-36381, February, 2021.
Ghahfarokhi, P. S.; Podgornovs, A.; Kallaste, A.; Belahcen, A.; Vaimann, T.: ''Development of Analytical Thermal Analysis Tool for Synchronous Reluctance Motors''; IET Electric Power Applications, Vol. 14, No. 10, pp. 1828-1836, October, 2020.
Ghahfarokhi, P. S.; Podgornovs, A.; Kallaste, A.; Vaimann, T.; Belahcen, A.; Cardoso, A. J. M.: ''Oil Spray Cooling with Hairpin Windings in High-Performance Electric Vehicle Motors''; International Workshop on Electric Drives, Moscow, Russia, pp. 1-5, January, 2021.