Faculty Azhar Ul Haq

Dr. Azhar ul Haq

Assistant Professor
  • College of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
  • azhar.ulhaq@ceme.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral

Academic Background
PhD in Electrical Engineering (ELECTRICAL POWER SYSTEM) Doctoral University of Aquila June 30, 2012 - March 31, 2016
Honours and Awards
Award of Excellence Received an Award of Excellence by Pak-Canada Association, Waterloo, Aug. 2015 August 14, 2015
European Union Award Honored with a title of “the only Pakistani Ph.D. scholar” by Higher Education Commission Pakistan upon selection as a finalist for European Union Award (INNOVACT Campus) 2013, held by European Union Technology Forum in Reims, France
Best Research Paper Award Received International Best Research Paper Award at an IEEE International conference on Smart Grid and Renewable Energy, held at Texas A&M University, Doha, March 2015 March 27, 2015
Graduate Research Student Graduate Research Studentship Award (Scholarship) from University of Waterloo, 2015 January 01, 2015
Research and Development Postdoc Research Fellow University of New Brunswick, Canada March 31, 2016 - October 06, 2016.
Worked as a manuscript submission in-charge Manuscript in-charge (part ti) IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics December 01, 2012 - December 31, 2013.
Voltage stability enhancement in grid-connected microgrid using enhanced dynamic voltage restorer (EDVR) January 07, 2021 Ahsan Iqbal , Ayesha Ayoub , Asad Waqar , Azhar-ul-Haq , Muhammad Zahid, Syed Haider AIMS Energy - Volume 9(1), Pages 150–177
Enhancement of the Triboelectrification Using Artificial Surface Charges December 24, 2020 Muhammad Abdullah, Azhar-ul-Haq, Amir Shahzad, Hatem F. Sindi, Marium Jalal, Muhammad Umer Shahzad Awan, Saifullah Awan IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 222556-222561
Dynamic Modeling and Heat Flow Study of a Thermal Power Plant Using OpenModelica October 09, 2020 Hafeez Anjum, Azhar-ul-Haq, Imran Mehmood IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 178614-178626
Solver-Based Mixed Integer Linear Programming (MILP) Based Novel Approach for Hydroelectric Power Generation Optimization September 18, 2020 Azhar-ul-Haq, Aqib Perwaiz, Jasvinder Kumar, Ihsan Ullah Khalil, Khalid Mehmood IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 174880-174892
Electric Transportation in Pakistan Under CPEC Project: Technical Framework and Policy Implications September 17, 2020 Azhar-ul-Haq , Marium Jalal, Mohammad Shahmeer Hassan , Hatem F. Sindi , Attaullah Shah , Almas Anjum IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 162394-162420
Energy Scenario in South Asia: Analytical Assessment and Policy Implications September 08, 2020 Azhar Ul-Haq, Marium Jalal, Hatem F. Sindi, Shoaib Ahmed IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 156190-156207
Investigation of dielectric properties and methylene intactness under multiple environmental stresses for high voltage epoxy composites July 15, 2020 Abraiz Khattak, Kashif Imran, Faiza, Asghar Ali, Abasin Ulasyar, Azhar Ul Haq, Muhammad Amin, Adam Khan Materials Research Express - Volume 7, Article Number 075304
Effects of Compression and Silica Addition on the Dielectric Properties of Epoxy Composites June 18, 2020 Abraiz Khattak, Kashif Imran, Asghar Ali, Zuhair Subhani Khan, abasin ulasyar, Muhammad Amin, Adam Khan, Azhar Ul Haq Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering - Pages 1-10
Modeling and Fault Categorization in Thin- Film and Crystalline PV Arrays through Multilayer Neural Network Algorithm June 11, 2020 Azhar-ul-Haq, Hatem F. Sindi, Saba Gul, Marium Jalal IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 102235-102255
SRF based versatile control technique for DVR to mitigate voltage sag problem in distribution system March 18, 2020 Azhar-ul-Haq, Essam A. Al-Ammar , Ahsan Iqbal , Marium Jalal , Almas Anjum Ain Shams Engineering Journal - Volume 11, Issue 1, Pages 99-108
Computation of Power Extraction from Photovoltaic Arrays under Various Fault Conditions March 18, 2020 Azhar Ul-Haq, Rashid Alammari, Atif Iqbal, Marium Jalal, Saba Gul IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 47619-47639
A Novel Convolutional Neural Network-Based Approach for Fault Classification in Photovoltaic Arrays March 11, 2020 Azhar -ul-Haq, Farkhanda Aziz , Shahzor Ahmad , Yousef Mahmoud , Marium Jalal , Usman Ali IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 41889-41904
Comparative Analysis of Photovoltaic Faults and Performance Evaluation of Its Detection Techniques February 12, 2020 Azhar-ul-Haq, Ihsan Ullah Khalil , Yousef Mahmoud , Marium Jalal , Muhammad Aamir , Mati Ullah Ahsan , Khalid Mehmood IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 26676-26698
A Unified Approach for Analysis of Faults in Different Configurations of PV Arrays and its Impact on Power Grid January 01, 2020 Saba Gul, Azhar-ul-Haq, Marium Jalal , Almas Anjum, Ihsan Ullah Khalil Energies - Volume 13, Issue 1, Article Number 156
Cross-Border Power Trade and Grid Interconnection in SAARC Region: Technical Standardization and Power Pool Model December 23, 2019 Azhar-ul-Haq, Mohammad Shahmeer Hassan , Marium Jalal , Shoaib Ahmad , Muhammad Almas Anjum, Ihsan Ullah Khalil , Asad Waqar IEEE Access - Volume 7 , Pages 178977-179001
Probabilistic modeling of electric vehicle charging pattern in a residential distribution network April 02, 2018 Azhar Ul-Haq, Carlo Cecati, Ehab El-Saadany Electric Power Systems Research - Volume 157, Pages 126-133
Probabilistic Modeling of Electric Vehicle Charging Associated with Residential Load to Quantify Voltage Unbalance September 07, 2017 Azhar Ul-Haq, Marium Azhar, Yousef Mahmoud, Aqib Perwaiz, Essam A. Al-Ammar Energies -
Probabilistic Modeling of Electric Vehicle Charging Pattern Associated with Residential Load for Voltage Unbalance Assessment September 01, 2017 Azhar Ul-Haq, Marium Azhar, Yousef Mahmoud, Aqib Perwaiz, Essam A. Al-Ammar Energies -
Modeling of a Photovoltaic-Powered Electric Vehicle Charging Station with Vehicle-to-Grid Implementation January 01, 2017 Azhar Ul-Haq, Carlo Cecati, Essam A. Al-Ammar Energies - ENERGIES Volume: 10 Issue: 1 Article Number: 4
Impact of Electric Vehicle Charging on Voltage Unbalance in an Urban Distribution Network June 01, 2015 Azhar Ul-Haq, Carlo Cecati, Kai Strunz, Ehsan Abbasi Intelligent Industrial Systems - Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 51–60
Hybrid Fuel Cell Power System for Electric Vehicles Application March 01, 2014 Azhar Ul-Haq, Marium Jalal Chaudhry, Farhat Saleem Journal of Low Power Electronics, - Volume 10, Pages 65–71
Integrating Electric Vehicle Charging into Microgrid Operation February 25, 2019 - February 27, 2019 Azhar Ul-Haq, Aqib Perwaiz, Saifullah Awan 22nd Annual Energy, Utility & Environment Conference - United States
Harmonic Distortion in Distribution System Due to Single-Phase Electric Vehicle Charging March 24, 2018 - March 26, 2018 Dr. Azhar-ul-Haq, Dr. Aqib Perwaiz, Mariam Azhar, Dr. Saif Ullah Awan IEEE 2nd International Conference on Green Energy and Applications (ICGEA) - Singapore
Harmonic Distortion in Distribution System Due to Single-Phase Electric Vehicle Charging March 24, 2018 - March 26, 2018 aqib perwaiz, marium azhar, azhar ul haq, saif ullah awan 2nd International Conference on Green Energy and Applications (ICGEA) - Singapore
Computational Time Quantification of the Single Diode PV Models March 21, 2017 - March 23, 2017 Yousef Mahmoud, Azhar-ul-Haq 8th International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC) - Jordan
Energy Efficient and Low Complex Wireless Communication December 03, 2014 - December 05, 2014 Marium Jalal Chaudhry, Sandeep Narayanan, Marco Di Renzo, Fabio Graziosi, Azhar Ul-Haq 2014 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP) - United States
FPGA Based One-Cycle Control of Multilevel Cascaded H-Bridge Inverter October 29, 2014 - November 01, 2014 Azhar Ul-Haq, Carlo Cecati, Hassan Abdullah Khalid IECON 2014 - 40th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society - United States
On flatness-based control for series-connected VSC for voltage dip mitigation June 01, 2014 - June 04, 2014 Concettina Buccella, Carlo Cecati, Hassan Abdullah Khalid, Azhar Ul-Haq 2014 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE) - Turkey
A Smart Charging Station for EVs with Evaluation Different Energy Storage Technologies November 18, 2013 - November 20, 2013 Azhar Ul Haq, Marium Jalal Chadhry, Farhat Saleemi IEEE Conference on Clean Energy and Technology - Malaysia
Smart Charging Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles June 11, 2013 - June 13, 2013 Azhar Ul-Haq, Concettina Buccella, Carlo Cecati, Hassan A. Khalid 2013 International Conference on Clean Electrical Power (ICCEP) - Italy
Professional Experience:
Trainee Engineer SABA Power Company, (Pvt) Limited August 31, 2010 - January 01, 2012