Research Group Title : POWER SYSTEMS Group

Abstract

Their research activities include Mitigation of Voltage Disturbances in the power networks in the Power Engineering, Electric Arcs, High-Voltage Fuses, Electrical Drives & Power Electronics, Eddy Current Braking of Electromechanical Systems, High Voltage SuperJunction Power Devices, , Multiple Power Flow Solutions and Voltage Stability.

Group Leader
  • Dr Asghar Saqib

Group Members
  • Waseem Abbas
  • A R Kashif
Recent Publications

Refereed International Journals:

  • “High efficient solar photoelectric station” Kh.S. Karimov, K. Kabutov, Kh.M. Akhmedov, U.Kh. Karimov, M.A. Saqib and M.A. Ghias, Journal of Academy of Sciences, Dushanbe (Tajikistan), Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 289-293, 2006.
  • “The Use of Simulink and PSpice as Educational Tools in the Teaching of Power Electronics”, Accepted for Publication in Australian Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2007

Refereed International Conferences:

  • “A topology of a bi-directional buck/boost DC-DC voltage converter: design, implementation and analysis” by M.A. Saqib, Kh.S. Karimov and Rana A.J. Khan, Proceedings of the Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Melbourne, 10-13 December 2006.
  • “Analysis of a two-dimentional negative frequency model in the context of phasor theory” by W. Abbas and M.A. Saqib, Proceedings of the Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Melbourne (Australia), 10-13 December 2006.
  • “Criteria for the detection of weak signals through a nonlinear bi-stable system” by W. Abbas and M.A. Saqib, Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Multi-topic Conference (INMIC 2006), Islamabad (Pakistan), 23-24 December 2006.
  • “A simple photovoltaic system with load control” by M.A. Ghias, Kh.S. Karimov, S.I.A. Termizi, M.J. Mughal, M.A. Saqib and I.H. Kazmi, Proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2007), Lahore, 11-12 April 2007.
  • “Effect of nonlinear load distributions on total harmonic distortion in a power system” by W. Abbas and M.A. Saqib, Proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2007), Lahore, 11-12 April 2007.
  • “Soft starting of an induction motor using adaptive neuro fuzzy inference system” by A.R. Kashif and M.A. Saqib, Proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2007), Lahore, 11-12 April 2007.