COURSES TAUGHT

  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Electronics Lab
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Control Systems Lab
  • Power Electronics
  • Electrical Machines
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Communication and Control in Electrical Power Systems
  • Electric Drives

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Assistant Professor September 2019

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd Graz University Of Technology Electrical Engineering January 2018
Masters Degree Yarmouk University Electrical Power Engineering June 2012
Bachelors Degree Yarmouk University Electrical Power Engineering January 2010

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Country Time Period
Assistant Professor Al-Ahliyya Amman University September 2019 - January Present
Project assistant- PhD student Graz University of Technology/ Austria September 2014 - January 2018
Research and teaching assistant German Jordanian University September 2012 - June 2014
Research and teaching assistant Yarmouk University September 2011 - August 2012

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Power Electronics: Inverters and Converters loss model and efficiency improvement, Power Factor Correction Units, Auxiliary Power Supply (Driving Circuits), Soft/Hard Switching inverters/converters, Smart Grids.
  • Electrical Drives and Machines
  • Power Quality: Harmonics suppression using Multi-level inverters.
  • Renewable Energy: Integrity of renewable energy resources with electrical grids

RESEARCHES & PUBLICATIONS

  • Qais AlAzzam, Ibrahim Al taweel (2020) A 20W Single Ended Primary Inductor Converter Power Factor Correction Circuit in Critical Conduction Mode with Constant On Time. ,
  • Khaled A. Mahafzah (2018) Design Considerations to Improve the Efficiency of an AC-AC Converter at Low Partial Load . ,
  • Klaus Krischan and Annette Muetze (2016) Efficiency enhancement of a three phase Hard Switching Inverter under light load conditions. ,
  • Klaus Krischan and Annette Muetze (2016) Efficiency enhancement of a three phase Soft Switching Inverter under light load conditions. ,
  • Khaled A. Mahafzah (2013) Control of Multi-Level Inverters for Shunt Active Power Filters. ,

CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
International Youth Conference on Radio Electronics, Electrical and Power Engineering Paper/Poster March 2020
15. Symposium Ennergieinnovation Paper/Poster January 2018
Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON16) Paper/Poster October 2016
Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON16) Paper/Poster October 2016
International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (ICEECS) Paper/Poster January 2012
International Conference on Electrical and Computer Systems (ICECS'12) Paper/Poster January 2012
The 2nd International Conference on Advances In Computational Tools For Engineering Applications Paper/Poster January 2012

CONSULTING & TRAINING COURSES

Title Location Date
Not available Not available 2021

THESIS SUPERVISION

Title Location Date
Design of Power Factor Correction under Continuous Conduction Mode Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2021
A Free Ripple in Output Voltage of Buck Converter in Continuous Conduction Mode Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2020

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
Full Scholarship from FFG to finish PhD TU Graz, Graz, Austria 2014
Partial Scholarship from Yarmouk University to complete MS.c in Engineering Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan 2010