Last Date to Apply: July 23, 2019
BS Test Date:  July 27, 2019
MS Test Date: August 25, 2019

Personel Information

Name: Dr. Arshad Ali

Designation: Assistant Professor

Department:  Electrical Engineering

Contact:         0345-2556729         

Email:             arshad.ali@@hitecuni.edu.pk

 

Education

  • Electrical Engineering, Glasgow Caledonian University (UK), 2017
  • Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde (UK), 2013
  • Electronic Engineering, GIK Institute of Engineering and Technology (Pakistan), 2011

 

Research interests

  • Electricity Markets
  • Renewable Energy Integration
  • High Voltage Engineering

 

 Publications

Journal Articles:

  • A. Mughal, T. Ejaz, Arshad, and A. Hussain, “Metaheuristic Regression Equations for Split-Ring Resonator Using Time-Varying Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm”, Electronics7(11), p.300, 2018. (IF=2.11)
  • Arshad, M.A. Mughal, A. Nekahi, M. Khan and F. Umer, “Influence of Single and Multiple Dry Bands on Critical Flashover Voltage of Silicone Rubber Outdoor Insulators: Simulation and Experimental Study”, Journal of Energies, MDPI, 11(6), p.1335, 2018 (IF=2.67)
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, G. Momen, and M. Farzaneh, “Properties and Applications of Superhydrophobic Coatings in High Voltage Outdoor Insulation”, IEEE Transaction on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, vol. 24(6), pp. 3630-3646, 2017 (IF=1.77).
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Flashover Characteristics of Silicone Rubber Sheets under Various Environmental Conditions”, Journal of Energies, MDPI, 9(9), p.683, 2016. (IF=2.67).
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Surface Resistance Measurements of Silicone Rubber Sheets under various Environmental and Dry Band Conditions”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Springer, pp. 1-10, 2017. (IF=1.269).
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Effect of Pollution Severity and Dry Band Location on the Flashover Characteristics of Silicone Rubber Surfaces”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Springer, November 2016 (IF=1.269).
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Numerical Computation of Electric Field and Potential Distribution along Silicone Rubber Insulators under Contaminated and Dry Band Conditions”, Journal of 3D Research, Springer, July, 2016.
  • Ahmad, Jawad, Seong Oun Hwang, and Arshad, "An Experimental Comparison of Chaotic and Non-Chaotic Image Encryption Schemes", Wireless Personal Communications (2015), Springer: 1-18 (IF=1.20).

Conference Proceedings:

  • T. Khan, Arshad, M. A. Mughal, A. Hussain, “Influence of Fault and Wind Turbine Type on Voltage Stability of IEEE 14 Bus System”, 21st International IEEE Multi Topic Conference, November 1-2, 2018, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • T. Khan, Arshad, M. A. Mughal, A. Hussain, “Influence of DDSG Wind Turbine on Power System Stability under Grid Disturbance”, Accepted in The 8th International Conference on Modelling, Simulation and Applied Optimization (ICMSAO'2019, Bahrain.
  • Ali, Asad, Muftooh Ur Rehman Siddiqi, Riaz Muhammad, and Arshad. "Design and Simulation of an Electro-mechanical Control System for Mini Hydro Power Plants." In 2018 International Conference on Power Generation Systems and Renewable Energy Technologies (PGSRET), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2018.
  • Khan, J. S., Ahmad, J., Abbasi, S. F., Arshad, & Kayhan, S. K. (2018, September). DNA Sequence Based Medical Image Encryption Scheme. In 2018 10th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CEEC)(pp. 24-29). IEEE.
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Ageing and Degradation of Silicone Rubber Insulators due to Dry Band Arcing in Contaminated Conditions”, In 52nd IEEE Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2017), August 2017, Greece.
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Performance Comparison of Silicone Rubber and EPDM Insulators under Contaminated and Humid Conditions”, IEEE International Conference on Dielectrics, Montpellier, France, July-2016.
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin and M. Farzaneh, “Influence of Dry band width and Location on Flashover Characteristics of Silicone Rubber Insulators”, IEEE Electrical Insulation Conference, Montreal, Canada, June-2016.
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin, and M. Farzaneh, “Investigating Flashover Behaviour of Silicone Rubber Insulators under Contaminated Conditions.” IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena (CEIDP), Ann Arbour USA, October 2015.
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin, and M. Farzaneh, “Effect of Pollution Layer Conductivity and Thickness on Electric Field Distribution along a Polymeric Insulator”, Comsol Conference, Grenoble, France, October 2015
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S.G. McMeekin, and M. Farzaneh, “Effect of Voltage Type and Polarity on Electric Field Distribution along a Polymeric Insulator under Contaminated Conditions”, Comsol Conference, Grenoble, France, October 2015
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S. G. McMeekin, and M. Farzaneh, “Effect of Dry Band Location on Electric Field Distribution along a Polymeric Insulator under Contaminated Conditions”, IEEE 50th University Power Engineering Conference, Staffordshire United Kingdom, September 2015
  • Arshad, A. Nekahi, S. G. McMeekin, and M. Farzaneh, “Effect of Pollution Severity on Electric Field Distribution along a Polymeric Insulator”, IEEE 11th International Conference on the Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials, Sydney Australia (ICPADM), July 2015.

 

Funded Projects

 

Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, HITEC University Taxila (March 2018- Present)
  • Smart Grid Engineer, Whittaker Engineering Ltd. United Kingdom (September 2017 -March 2018)
  • Lab Demonstrator, Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom (October 2014-December 2016)
  • Visiting Researcher, University of Quebec Chicoutimi, Canada (January 2017-April 2017)
  • Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, HITEC University Taxila (September 2013- September 2014)
  • Research Assistant, Electrical Engineering Department, Lahore University of Management Sciences (August 2011-August 2012)

 

Teaching

  • Power Transmission and Distribution
  • Linear Control Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Electrical Power System
  • High Voltage Engineering
  • Wind Energy and Distributed Energy Resources
  • Network Analysis

 

Workshops/ Trainings Attended

 

Memberships

  • Pakistan Engineering Council (Electro/15784)
  • Member of IEEE
  • Member of IET