Zulfiqar Ali Memon

Zulfiqar Ali Memon

Assistant Professor
Ext: 6774

Zulfiqar Ali Memon received the PhD degree in Automation and Robotics from Brunel University London, United Kingdom, in May 1991. He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate between December 1994 and October 1996 at Brunel University of London, United Kingdom. Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Memon holds BEng in Electrical Engineering with Distinction. Dr. Zulfiqar Ali has 28 years of research and teaching experience in higher education, his main area of teaching is Electrical Power System and Electrical Machines, currently he is active in Grid tied PV system renewable energy research area.

Education
  • Ph.D Brunel University of London UK. 1991.
  • B.Eng (Electrical Engineering) MUET Jamshoro Pakistan 1986.
Experience
  • Aug. 2009- to date Assistant Professor, Ajman University, Ajman
  • Sep.1999- June 2009 Assistant Professor, Khalifa University of science technology and research, Sharjah.( formerly known as ETISALAT university college)
  • Oct.1996- Aug 1999 Lecturer, ETISALAT College of Engineering Sharjah
  • Feb.1995- Oct.1996 Lecturer/Senior Research fellow Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH UK
  • Aug. 1994 - Feb.1995 Assistant Professor Dawood College of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Dec.1993- Aug. 1994 Research Consultant Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH England
  • Aug.1991-Dec.1993 Associate Professor Pakistan Navy Engineering College P. N. S Jauhar, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • April 1987- Oct.1987 Assistant Electrical Engineer Karachi Electric Supply Corporation Karachi, Pakistan
Teaching Area
  • Power System Engineering
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Electronics
  • Control Engineering
  • Circuit Analysis
Research
  • Renewable Energy, Grid tied PV systems, Microgrid systems
Publications
  • Detection and Prevention of Denial-of-Service in Cloud-Based Smart Grid, SMARTGREENS 2021, 10th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems ( Accpted, April, 2021)
  • Comparative analysis of dish Stirling engine and photovoltaic technologies: Energy and economic perspective, Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, ( Vol 44, April 2021)
  • Adaptation of Grid Tied Photovoltaic (GT-PV) System as Retrofit Renewable Energy Model for Single-Family House in UAE, International Journal of Integrated Engineering Vol:13; No: 1; 2021
  • A Modified CPS-PWM for Capacitor Voltage Ripples Reduction of Modular Multilevel Converter Based Variable Speed Drive, International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (June 2020)
  • Power Balancing of Grid Connected PV System Based on MMC Under Different Irradiation Conditions, International Journal Of Electrical power and Energy systems. vol 44 May 2020
  • An Improved Voltage Balancing Method for Grid Connected PV System Bassed on MMC Under Different Irradiance Conditions, IEEE 61st International Midwest Symposium August 5-8 2018 Windser Canada.
  • M. A. Chaudhary, Z. Memon, Z. Yusoff, J. Lees, J. Benedikt, P. Tasker, “Optimization of Out-of-band Impedance Environment for Linearity Improvements of Microwave Power Transistors”, in Proc. of 5th IEEE International Conference on Electrical and Electronic Engineering (ICEEE), May, 2018, pages: 219-223.
  • M. A. Chaudhary, Z. Memon, J. Lees, J. Benedikt, P. Tasker, “Multi-tone Measurement System for Linearity Investigations of Microwave Devices”, in Proc. of 20th IEEE International Multi-topic Conference (INMIC), November, 2017, pages: 197-200.
  • Characterization of Baseband Electrical Memory in Microwave Devices using Multi-tone Measurement System,16th IEEE Mediterranean Microwave Symposium (MMS), November 2016, Abu Dhabi.
  • “Investigation of Baseband Electrical Memory Effects on the Dynamic Charecteristics of Power Transisters”. INMIC, Lahore Pakistan 16 December 2013.
  • Fractional-Order Power System Stabilizer,4th IFAC Workshops on Fractional Differentiation and its Applications FDA´10, Badajoz Madrid Spain, October 18-20, 2010
  • Noise performance of fractional-order phase-locked loop, ICSPC07, Dubai, U.A.E 24-27 November 2007.
  • An Intelligent Autopilot For a Container Ship, Proceedings of the first International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Applied Optimization, Sharjah, U.A.E. 1-3 February 2005.
  • Three-step Iterations for Variational-like Inequalities, International journal of pure and Applied Mathematics, Volume 21, NO: 1 2005, 35-42.
  • Regularized General Variational Inequalities, Nonlinear Analysis Forum Vol.9 (1), June 2004. pp 55-63.
  • Stability of Implicit Resolvent Dynamical Systems, Journal of mathematical Inequalities & Applications. Volume:6, Number 3, July 2003, pp 553-562
  • Linear Magnetic Sensor Based ON OFF-Diagonal Magnetic Impedance in Amorphous Wires, . ICECS 2003, 10th IEEE international conference on Electronics, circuits and Systems, 14-17 Dec. 2003, sharjah United Arab Emirates. pp 1200-1203
  • Algorithms for General Mixed Quasi Variational Inequalities, Journal of Inequalities in pure and Applied Mathematics, Volume 3, Issue 4, Article 59, 2002. pp 1-7.
  • MATLAB Based Training Toolbox for Controller Design, Proceedings of the first International conference. A Millennium Dawn in Training and Continuing Education, University of Bahrain, April 2001, 239-244.
  • Training and Development of Control Engineers: The Role of the IEC-61131-3 Standard, Proceedings of the first International Conference. A Millennium Dawn in Training and Continuing Education, University of Bahrain, April 2001, 183-186.
  • “A novel Residual current Device (RCD) utilising Artificial Neural Networks”. Eurosensors XIV. The 14th European conference on solid-state transducers. August 27-30, 2000, pp537-540.
  • “High Sensitivity Magnetoresistive residual Current Sensor with Overload protection for use in Safety Critical Systems” The 1999 Sensor & Transducer Conference BRIMINGHAM UK, FEBRUARY 17th, 1999. pp1-9.
  • “A Magneto-Optic Residual Current Sensor for Direct Current applications”, International Conference on Trends in Industrial Measurement and Automation, MADRAS, INDIA, January 3-7 1996.
  • “A Magnetoresistive Current Sensor for Line Current Monitoring Applications” , International Conference on Trends in Industrial Measurement and Automation, MADRAS, INDIA, January 3-7 1996.
  • “Handling Objects of Unknown Characteristics". 6th Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing Technology, MADRID. September 26-29, 1989.
  • “Implementation of Guard-Based Feedback Pico-Ammeter”. Sindh University Research Journal Vol.27.No.1 1995. Pp,27-37.
  • “Design of a magneto-optic sensor for a residual current device” , 6th International Conference on Industrial Metrology. ZARAGOZA, SPAIN, OCTOBER, 25-27, 1995.
  • “A Magnetoresistive Current Sensor for Industrial Current Monitoring Application” 6th International Conference on Industrial Metrology. ZARAGOZA, SPAIN, OCTOBER, 25-27, 1995.
  • "Robot Handling of Food Products". Conference on Sensors and Their Applications V, Edinburgh, Institute of Physics (IOP), September, 22-25 1991.
  • "Serpentine Magnetoresistive Elements for Tactile Sensor Applications". IEEE Trans. Mag. Vol.26, No.5, September 1990 pp.2047-2050.
  • "Tactile Sensor for Normal and Shear force Detection". International Workshop, on Sensorial Integration for Industrial Robots, Architecture and Applications, ZARAGOZA, SPAIN. November, 22-24,1989.
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Senior Member of IEEE (SMIEEE)
  • Member of IET (UK)
  • Charted Engineer of Engineering council United Kingdom.