Mutasim Ibrahim Nour

Dr, PhD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Associate Director of External Relations and Industry Engagement-EPS Dubai, Director of MSc Energy and RE Programmes-Dubai Campus

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Dr Mutasim Nour is the Associate Director of External Relations and Industry Engagement in the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Dubai Campus. He is also the Director of studies for MSc Energy and Renewable Energy Engineering programmes at Dubai Campus. Prior to joining Heriot-Watt University, Dr Nour was an Associate Professor at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.
Dr Nour served as a consultant to several companies in the areas of energy storage, efficiency control of AC Machines and energy saving solutions. Also, he was the co-investigator of a research funded by the Malaysian Government on the development and commercialization of smart hybrid storage systems employing super capacitors for PV solar systems and hybrid electric vehicles. Dr Nour is currently involved in different research projects in the fields of solar PV integration to the grid, energy demand management, energy efficiency, renewable energy storage systems, fuzzy logic control and applications of artificial intelligence in power systems.
Dr Nour’s research output to-date includes more than forty peer-reviewed journal and conference publications including a book chapter. Also, he is a reviewer of several international refereed Journals and conferences. He is also a member of IEEE and JEA.

Research Interest:
Solar PV Inverters, Renewable Energy Storage Systems, Power Quality, applications of AI in Power systems, Fuzzy Logic Control, Demand Management and Energy Efficiency.

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Synchronous motors Engineering & Materials Science
Electric power distribution Engineering & Materials Science
Permanent magnets Engineering & Materials Science
Fuzzy logic Engineering & Materials Science
Economic analysis Engineering & Materials Science
Harmonic analysis Engineering & Materials Science
Harmonic distortion Engineering & Materials Science
Position control Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1999 2020

Harmonic Analysis of Photovoltaic Generation in Distribution Network and Design of Adaptive Filter

Xiong, L., Nour, M. I. & Radwan, E., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems. 9, 1, p. 77-85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Harmonic analysis
Harmonic distortion
Adaptive filters
Electric power distribution
Short circuit currents
Open Access
Energy resources
Reactive power

Fuzzy Logic Control for Low-Voltage Ride-Through Single-Phase Grid-Connected PV Inverter

Radwan, E., Nour, M., Awada, E. & Baniyounes, A., 16 Dec 2019, In : Energies. 12, 24, 4796.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fuzzy logic
Electric potential
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)


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