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Engr. Waqas Hassan       ( Lecturer )

Cell: 0333 5913423      Email: waqashassan@case.edu.pk

Waqas Hassan completed Bachelor’s (Honours) and Master’s degrees from the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Sydney, NSW, Australia, all in Electrical Engineering with a focus on electrical power, energy and control systems with exceptional academic standings, in 2006, 2014, and 2020, respectively. He has taught, conducted tutorials and laboratory sessions of several undergraduate and postgraduate courses from diverse domains, including circuit theory, programming in C, electronics devices, electronics design, linear systems and controls, embedded system design, power systems, and power electronics. His research interest is to design and develop power electronics converter topologies and control techniques for various applications, particularly DC nanogrids and microgrids, integrating renewable energies and energy storage into the grid, and improving the efficiency and reliability of power electronics systems. Waqas is a recipient of prestigious scholarships and distinguished awards. He was awarded a Sir Syed Gold Medal for outstanding performance in the Master’s degree. He is the winner of the eminent National Engineering Robotics Contest (NERC) 2009. His recent research work has been featured by IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, USA, and IET Renewable Power Generation, UK. He is a reviewer for IEEE Transactions and IET journals, and IEEE international conferences.

Educational Qualification:

Degree Specialization University Year
PHD Electrical Engineering University of Sydney, Australia 2020
MS/Mphil Electrical Engineering University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila (CASE Islamabad) 2014
B.Sc Electrical Engineering University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila (CASE Islamabad) 2010


Work Experience:

Designation From To Company
Lecturer 2011 2017 Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE)
Assistant Manager Training 2010 2011 WISSEN Group


Research Interest:

Title Description
Power Electronics Converters and Systems 1. High-Efficiency Power Conversions for Renewable Energy and Industrial Applications 2. Bidirectional Power Conversion for DC Distribution System 3. Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power System and Control 4. Digitally Controlled Power Converters and Inverters 5. Power Electronics Interfaces for Distributed Generation
Smart Grid Operation and Control 1. Control and Management of Nanogrid and Smart Grid 2. Real-time Simulation of Power Conversion Systems 3. Power Hardware-in-the-loop (PHIL) Simulation for Electric Power Systems
Renewable Energy Systems Integration of Renewable Energy Resources in the Power System
Power Electronics Interfaces for Electric Vehicles 1. Design and Development of Novel power Electronic Converter Topologies 2. Control of Variable Speed Motor Drive 3. Advanced Control of Motor Drives for Electric Vehicle (EV)/ Plugin Hybrid Vehicle (PHEV) 3. Impacts & Dynamic Interactions of PHEVs with the Distribution Network
Control Systems 1. Control and Signal Processing Theory for Power Conversion 2. Small-signal Modelling and Analysis 3. Linear Controller Design


Honors & Awards / Projects:

Year Awarding Organization Description
2014 Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE) Gold Medallist in Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
2009 National University of Sciences and Technology, STEM Careers Programme and Pakistan Science Foundation Winner of National Engineering Robotics Contest (NERC) 2009
2010 Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE) 2nd position in Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
2009 Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE) 3rd position in Robotics Competition held at CASE in 2009



Organization Title From To
Pakistan Engineering Council Registered Engineer 2010 Till Now
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Member 2018 Till Now
IEEE Young Professionals Member 2018 Till Now


Courses Taught:

Power Electronic Circuits
Power Electronics
Electromechanical Systems
Electric Circuit Analysis 1
Electricity & Magnetism
Antenna Design & Microwave Engineering
Programming in C
Microprocessor Based Embedded System Design
Electric Circuit Analysis II
Electronic Devices and Circuits
Electronic Design and Practice
Linear Systems and Control


Key Publications (Journals & Books):


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