Mutasim Ibrahim Nour


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Dr. Nour is the Director of MSc Energy and Renewable Energy programs at Heriot-Watt University, Dubai Campus. Prior to joining Heriot-Watt University, he held the position of Associate Professor at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. During the time he spent there, in the period between 2002 and 2010, Dr Nour initiated and led the Power Electronics, Control and Renewable Energy Research Group. Dr. Nour is a member of IEEE and served as a consultant to several companies in the areas of energy storage, efficiency control of AC Machines and energy saving solutions. He is currently involved in different research projects in the fields of PV inverter system and solar tracker, energy demand management,  Energy Efficiency, renewable energy storage systems and applications of artificial intelligence in power

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Synchronous motors Engineering & Materials Science
Permanent magnets Engineering & Materials Science
Electric power distribution Engineering & Materials Science
Economic analysis Engineering & Materials Science
Position control Engineering & Materials Science
Speed control Engineering & Materials Science
Induction motors Engineering & Materials Science
Controllers Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1999 2019

Open Access
Energy resources
Reactive power

Harmonic analysis of high penetration level of Photovoltaic generation in distribution network and solution studies

Xiong, L., Nour, M. I. & Shahin, M., 24 Oct 2019, 2019 8th International Conference on Modeling Simulation and Applied Optimization (ICMSAO). IEEE, 8880387

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Harmonic analysis
Harmonic distortion
Electric power distribution
Network management
Short circuit currents

Modified phase locked loop for grid connected single phase inverter

Radwan, E., Salih, K., Awada, E. & Nour, M. I., 1 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering. 9, 5, p. 3934-3943 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Phase locked loops
Time delay
Distributed power generation
Networks (circuits)

Techno-Economic Analysis of a Residential PV-Storage Model in a Distribution Network

Xiong, L. & Nour, M. I., 8 Aug 2019, In : Energies. 12, 16, 3062.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Economic analysis
Electric power distribution
Energy storage
Network management
Combined cycle power plants
Carbon capture
Economic analysis


Interactive Professor of The Year

Mutasim Ibrahim Nour (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Inter Solar - Young Leaders Innovation Challenge

Mutasim Ibrahim Nour (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2007 2007

  • 1 Invited talk

Advances in Sensorless Control of AC Drives

Mutasim Ibrahim Nour (Contributor)
20 Mar 200721 Mar 2007

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk