Energy Economics

Büro / Office 3.37

Dr. Ali Darudi
Assistent / PostDoc
Ali Darudi
Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät / WWZ

Assistent / PostDoc

WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel

Tel. +41 61 207 24 60

Current position:

I am a PhD student at the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Basel, Switzerland. In addition, I am a researcher in Research Center for Sustainable Energy and Water Management (Forschungsstelle für Nachhaltige Energie-und Wasserversorgung, FoNEW) as well as the Competence Center for Research in Energy, Society and Transition (SCCER CREST).


Fields of interest:

Energy Economics,Game Theory, Electric Mobility, Renewable Energy Sources, Market Design


Selected publications:

Darudi, A. Bashari, M. Javidi M.H. “Electricity price forecasting using a new data fusion” IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol:9, Issue: 12, pp:1382-1390, 2015.

Darudi A, Zomorodi A, Javidi MH “Effects of bidding data disclosure on unilateral exercise of market power,” The International Conference on Control, Electronics, Communication and Smart Grids (ICCECSG), 2014, Mashhad, Iran.

Darudi A, Yektay N, Zarif M, Javidi M.H. “Analyzing bidding behavior of generating companies in Iran’s electricity market,” International power system conference (PSC 2012),Tehran, Iran (Best paper award)

Darudi A, Rezaifar S, Javidi MH “Partial mutual information based algorithm for input variable selection for time series forecasting,” 13th International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC13), Wroclaw, Poland.

Bashari M, Darudi A, Raeyatdoost N "Kalman fusion algorithm in electricity price forecasting", in 14th International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC ), Krakow, Poland, 2014.

Kafash M, Darudi, A, Javidi MH “A method to model and forecast seasonal load duration curve,” International power system conference (PSC 2014), Tehran, Iran.


Work in Progress:

Darudi, Ali and Weigt, Hannes “Renewable Support, Intermittency and Market Power, An Equilibrium Investment Approach”

Darudi, Ali and Weigt, Hannes "Incumbents investments in renewable energy sources under different support schemes"



Swiss Program for Beginning Doctoral Students at the Study center Gerzensee, Switzerland

M.Sc. in Electrical engineering – Power engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran

B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, – Power engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran