Web Access Research Portal

Researcher: Hassan, W (Dr Waqas Hassan)

Fields of Research

Power electronics
Photovoltaic power systems
Signal processing
Electrical energy transmission, networks and systems
Electrical energy storage

Research Objectives

Industrial energy efficiency
Solar-photovoltaic energy
Energy services and utilities
Energy transmission and distribution (excl. hydrogen)
Battery storage

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comprehensive study of orthogonal signal generation schemes for single phase systems; 1st International Conference on Power Electronics and Energy (ICPEE)
A family of transformer-less single-switch dual-inductor high voltage gain boost converters with reduced voltage and current stresses; I E E E Transactions on Power Electronics
A high conversion ratio and high-efficiency bidirectional DC-DC converter with reduced voltage stress; I E E E Transactions on Power Electronics
A high gain flyback DC-DC converter for PV applications; 2020 IEEE Region 10 Conference
A hybrid PV/utility powered irrigation water pumping system for rural agricultural areas; Cogent Engineering
A novel current reference to enhance input power quality of single-stage LED driver; 4th International Future Energy Electronics Conference (IFEEC)
Analysis and experimental verification of a single-switch high-voltage gain ZCS DC-DC converter; IET Power Electronics
Analysis, design, and experimental verification of high step-up DC-DC converter to interface renewable energy sources into DC nanogrid; 2019 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT)
Design and development of high step-up DC-DC converter to realize high efficiency and reduced voltage stress; 2020 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC)
Design and Development of High Voltage Gain and High Efficiency DC-DC Power Converters with Reduced Voltage Stress
Design, analysis and experimental verification of a high voltage gain and high-efficiency DC-DC converter for photovoltaic applications; IET Renewable Power Generation
Enhanced soft-switching strategy for flyback-based microinverter in PV power systems; IET Renewable Power Generation
Optimal analysis and design of DC-DC converter to achieve high voltage conversion gain and high efficiency for renewable energy systems; 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE)
Optimized coupled inductor DC/DC converter by integrating snubber circuit with voltage lift technique; 46th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
Performance enhancement of high step-up DC-DC converter to attain high efficiency and low voltage stress; 4th International Future Energy Electronics Conference (IFEEC)
PV microinverter solution for high voltage gain and soft switching; IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Industrial Electronics
Single phase NTD PLL for fast dynamic response and operational robustness under abnormal grid condition; Electric Power Systems Research
Single-switch high step-up DC–DC converter with low and steady switch voltage stress; I E E E Transactions on Industrial Electronics
Transformer-less high gain three-port converter with low voltage stress and reduced switches for standalone PV systems; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision