Onur Elma received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical engineering from Yıldız Technical University (YTU), Istanbul, Turkiye, in 2011 and 2016 respectively. He worked as a project engineer in the industry between 2009 and 2011. He has been employed as a research assistant in the Electrical Engineering Department at YTU from 2011 to 2017. He has been at the Smart Energy Research Center (SMERC) at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) as a visiting researcher from 2014 to 2015. Also, he worked as a post-doc researcher at the Ontario Tech University (ONTechU) from 2017 to 2020. He worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at YTU between January and September 2021. He is currently working as an Assoc. Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Canakkale 18 Mart University (COMU). He participates in many national and international projects also has more than 50 papers. He has national and international patents. His research interests include smart grids, electric vehicles, home energy management systems, energy storage, and renewable energy systems.