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Assistant Professor at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia, a core member of the Electrical department under the School of Engineering. Equipped with a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Electrical Engineering obtained from Universiti Tenaga Nasional Through my Ph.D., I worked on my project titled “Design of an AC-coupled stand-alone hybrid renewable energy system with an improved control strategy” and developed a deep understanding and technical knowledge on microgrid design, control, sizing and optimization. I have also attended several international conferences and published several papers in international journals. My research interests are in Microgrids, Stand-alone Hybrid Systems, Renewable Energy, Solar PV, Energy Storage, Energy Management Systems, Microgrid Optimization, Artificial Intelligence, and Smart Grids.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action


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