Dr. Fiaz Ahmad


Designation: HoD & Assistant Professor

Department: Electrical Engineering

Email: fiaz.ahmed@nu.edu.pk

Phone: (091) 111-128-128 Ext: (131)


Introduction

Dr. Fiaz Ahmad received his B.Sc & M.Sc degrees both in Electrical Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology Peshawar Pakistan in years 2008 & 2012, respectively. He started his career in academia as Laboratory Engineer in the department of Electrical Engineering of Peshawar Campus of Iqra University, which later got its own charter from Government of Khyber PakhtunKhwa as Iqra National University. He worked as laboratory engineer from September 2008 till December 2010., and then as lecturer in the same department from January 2011 till April 12, 2012. He then moved to the Electrical Engineering department at Bannu Campus of University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar and worked there as lecturer from April 16, 2012 till February 14, 2014. He then proceeded for PhD studies to Sabanci University Istanbul Turkey on Higher Education Commission PhD Scholarship , and completed his PhD in Mechatronics Engineering with research in Power system monitoring and control in July 2017. He joined the department of Electrical engineering at Peshawar Campus of National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences as Assistant Professor on August 28, 2017. Dr. Fiaz Ahmad main expertise is in the Power system monitoring and control, which include Power System state estimation. In addition to this, he worked on development of various controllers for the power converters in order to integrate distributed sources such as wind and solar as micro grid to the main grid. He has published his research work in reputed journals and has a commutative impact factor of 12.5 so far. He has also participated in attending IEEE and other national and international conferences. He is a regular reviewer of journals like International journal of electronics and Elsevier Energy journal.


Education

  1. PhD (Mechatronics Engineering), Sabanci University Istanbul, Turkey (2017)
  2. M.Sc (Electrical Engineering), University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Pakistan (2012)
  3. B.Sc (Electrical Engineering), University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Pakistan (2008)