A Tribute To Professor Ali Mostafaeipour

He is currently a faculty member at California State University (CSU) Fullerton, California, USA. He was recognized as a top 1% scientist globally for six consecutive years from 2018 to 2023 by Thompson Reuters (ISI-ESI) and Clarivate Analytics. Additionally, he ranked as the top scientist in the world among the top 100 scientists in wind energy from 2020 to 2023 according to Elsevier. He pursued studies at Winona State University (University of Minnesota), University of Wisconsin at Platteville, Alabama A&M University, and Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran. Completing his Post Doc in 2021 at PSU (Prince of Songkhla University) in Thailand, he has contributed significantly as a committee member, guest speaker, and co-chairman to 258 international conferences. Moreover, he has reviewed for 25 international journals, primarily Elsevier, and presented 107 papers at mostly international conferences worldwide. With expertise in renewable energies, wind energy, value engineering, economic evaluation, and project feasibility studies, he has managed 18 research projects, holds 3 patents, and served on the editorial boards of various professional journals. Notably, he has authored 189 journal articles, predominantly published by Elsevier, and authored 5 books. His accolades include the 2013 Excellence Award and the 2018 Distinguished Researcher recognition from Yazd University. He boasts over 8563 citations (h-index 56) in diverse peer-reviewed international journals according to Google Scholar.