Faculty Profile

Zahid Ullah

MS Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Abbottabad, BSc Electrical Engineering UET, Peshawar

Lecturer, Knowledge Unit of Engineering

[email protected]

Research Interests

Smart Grid, Power Systems, Grid-Interfaced Wind Energy Models, Energy Management of Consumers, Electric Vehicles Transportation, Advanced Nonlinear Control Schemes like SMC and EFL


Research Publications                                                            Cumulative Impact Factor 100+

  Journal Publications

  1. I. Hussain, A. Haider, Z. Ullah, M. Russo, Comparative Analysis of Eight Numerical Methods Using Weibull Distribution to Estimate Wind Power Density for Coastal Areas in Pakistan. Energies, 16, 1515, 2023. (IF=3.2).
  2. Iqbal, Mansoor, Zahid Ullah, and Adeel Mehmood. "Optimizing Task Execution: The Impact of Dynamic Time Quantum and Priorities on Round Robin Scheduling" Future Internet 15, no. 3: 104, 2023. (IF=3.4).
  3. Ahmed, W., B. Khan, Z.Ullah, Ali, S. M., Edifor, E. E., & Nawaz, R., Stochastic adaptive-service level agreement-based energy management model for smart grid and prosumers. PLOS ONE17(12), e0278324, 2022. (IF=3.75)
  4. Saeed, Sarmad, and Zahid Ullah. "Evaluating a Hybrid Circuit Topology for Fault-Ride through in DFIG-Based Wind Turbines." Sensors 22, no. 23 (2022): 9314. (IF=3.8).
  5. R. Asghar, Z. Ullah, B. Azeem, “Wind Energy Potential in Pakistan: A feasibility study in Sindh Province”. Energies, vol. 15, no. 22, p. 8333, 2022. (IF=3.2).
  6. K. Ullah, A. Basit, Z. Ullah, “Line Overload Alleviations in Wind Energy Integrated Power Systems Using Automatic Generation Control,” Sustainability, vol. 14, no. 19, p. 11810, 2022. (IF=3.8)
  7. Shahid, Muhammad A., Fiaz Ahmad, Ghulam Hafeez, and Zahid Ullah. "Detection and Prevention of False Data Injection Attacks in the Measurement Infrastructure of Smart Grids" Sustainability 14, no. 11: 6407, 2022. (IF=3.8).
  8. Shahzad, E.; Hafeez, G.; Waseem, A.; Z. Ullah, Sensor Fault-Tolerant Control of Microgrid Using Robust SlidingMode Observer. Sensors, 22, 2524, 2022. (IF=3.8).
  9. Asghar, R, Z. Ullah, Reduction of distribution system losses through WAPDA distribution system line- loss reduction program. Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, [S.l.], v. 41, n. 2, p. 79-90, apr. 2022.
  10. K. Ullah, A. Basit, Z. Ullah, “Automatic Generation Control in modern power systems with wind power and electric vehicles,” Energies, vol. 15, no. 5, p. 1771, 2022. (IF=3.25).
  11. I. Khan, M. A. Abid, Z. Ullah, A. Haider, F. Ammar, Z. Zia, S. M. Ali, “Multi-Aging Effects on Vegetable based oils for Transformer Insulation in HV Systems,” Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, vol. 16, no. 4, 2021. (IF=0.7)
  12. S. Rehman, Z. Ullah, and S. M. Ali, “Bi-Directional Mutual Energy Trade between Smart Grid and Energy Districts Using Renewable Energy Credits,” Sensors, vol. 21, no. 9, p. 3088, 2021. (IF=3.2).
  13. K. Ullah, A. Basit, Z. Ullah, S. Aslam, and H. Herodotou, “Automatic Generation Control Strategies in Conventional and Modern Power Systems: A Comprehensive Overview,” Energies, vol. 14, no. 9, p. 2376, 2021.(IF=2.7)
  14. W. Ahmed, H. A. Ansari, B. Khan, Z. Ullah, S. M. Ali, “Machine Learning based Energy Management Model for Smart Grid and Renewable Energy Districts,” IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 185059–185078, 2020. (IF=3.75).
  15. K. S. Khan, S. M. Ali, Zahid Ullah "Statistical Energy Information and Analysis of Pakistan Economic Corridor Based on Strengths, Availabilities, and Future Roadmap," in IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 169701-169739, 2020. (IF=3.75)
  16. S. M. Ali, Zahid Ullah, G. Mokryani, B. Khan, I. Hussain, C. A. Mehmood, U. Farid, and M. Jawad, “Smart grid and energy district mutual interactions with demand response programs,” IET Energy Systems Integration, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 1–8, 2020.
  17. M. A. Abid, I. Khan, Z. Ullah, K. Ullah, A. Haider, and S. M. Ali, “Dielectric and Thermal Performance Up-Gradation of Transformer Oil Using Valuable Nano-Particles,” IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 153509–153518, 2019. (IF=4.098).
  18. I. Hussain, S. Ali, B. Khan, Z. Ullah, C. Mehmood, M. Jawad, U. Farid, and A. Haider, “Stochastic Wind Energy Management Model within smart grid framework: A joint Bi-directional Service Level Agreement (SLA) between smart grid and Wind Energy District Prosumers,” Renewable Energy, vol. 134, pp. 1017–1033, 2019. (IF=4.9).
  19. R. Ullah, Z. Ullah, A. Haider, S. Amin, and F. Khan, “Dielectric properties of tetrafluoroethane (R134) gas and its mixtures with N 2 and air as a sustainable alternative to SF 6 in high voltage applications,” Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 163, pp. 532–537, 2018. (IF=2.85)
  20. N. Shaukat, S. Ali, C. Mehmood, B. Khan, M. Jawad, U. Farid, Z. Ullah, S. Anwar, and M. Majid, “A survey on consumers empowerment, communication technologies, and renewable generation penetration within Smart Grid,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 81, pp. 1453–1475, 2018. (IF=8.05)

 Conference Publications

  1. R. Asghar, and Z. Ullah, " Promising Features of Wind Energy: A Glance Overview," 2023 4th International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies (iCoMET), Sukkur, Pakistan, pp. 1-6, 2023.
  2. R. Asghar, M. H. Sulaiman, and Z. Ullah, "Application of linear and nonlinear control schemes for the stability of Smart Grid," 2022 International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Electronics, Computing and Communication (ICETECC), Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan, pp. 1-6, 2022.
  3. R. Asghar, M. H. Sulaiman, and Z. Ullah, "Integration of electric vehicles in smart grids: A review of the advantages and challenges of vehicle-to-grid technology," 2022 International Conference on IT and Industrial Technologies (ICIT), Chiniot, Pakistan, pp. 1-7, 2022.
  4. K. Ullah, M. A. Tunio, Z. Ullah, M. Ahsan, M. S. Salam and M. F. Umer, "Optimal Utilization of Load Frequency Control in the Future Pakistan Power System," 2023 18th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Peshawar, Pakistan, 2023, pp. 74-79, doi: 10.1109/ICET59753.2023.10374928.
  5. B. Shaker, K. Ullah, Z. Ullah, M. Ahsan, M. Ibrar and M. A. Javed, "Enhancing Grid Resilience: Leveraging Power from Flexible Load in Modern Power Systems," 2023 18th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Peshawar, Pakistan, 2023, pp. 246-251, doi: 10.1109/ICET59753.2023.10374732.
  6. M. H. Hashmi,  Z. Ullah, R. Asghar, B. Shaker, M. Tariq, and H. Saleem, "An Overview of the current challenges and Issues in Smart Grid Technologies," 2023 International Conference on Emerging Power Technologies (ICEPT), Topi, Pakistan, pp. 1-6, 2023.
  7. Ullah, Z., et al. "Smart Grid Block-Chain (BC) Conceptual Framework: Bi-Directional Models for Renewable Energy District and Utility." In 2019 15th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), pp. 1-5. IEEE, 2019.
  8. Ullah, Z., et al. "Smart Grid (SG) and Data Center (DC) Integration: A New Conceptual Framework." In 2019 15th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2019.
  9. S. M. Ali, A. Waseem, and Z. Ullah, “Energy Management Models: A Game-Theoretic Optimization Techniques for Energy Management in Smart Grid,” In 2019 International Conference on Power Generation Systems and Renewable Energy Technologies (PGSRET), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2019.
  10. Z. Ullah et al., “A comparative study of Linear and Nonlinear Control Schemes for AC Induction Machines,” In 2018 2nd International Conference on Energy Conservation and Efficiency (ICECE), pp. 86-92. IEEE, 2018.
  11. Z. Ullah, B. Azeem, I. Hussain, S. M. Ali, B. Khan, C. A. Mehmood, R. Sajjad, and U. Farid, “Differential geometric control of grid interfaced permanent magnet synchronous generator (PMSG) under symmetrical grid faults.” In Emerging Technologies (ICET), 2017 13th International Conference on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2017.
  12. I. Hussain, Z. Ullah, S. M. Ali, B. Khan, M. F. Qureshi, and C. A. Mehmood, “Energy Management Model for Energy District Prosumers and Utility: A Case Study of Texas State.” In Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), 2017 International Conference on, pp. 282-287. IEEE, 2017.
  13. B. Azeem, Z. Ullah, F. Rehman, C. Mehmood, S. M. Ali, B. Khan, I. Hussain, K. Zeb, S. Azeem, and A. Haider, “Robust neural network scheme for generator side converter of doubly fed induction generator,” In Recent Advances in Electrical Engineering (RAEE), 2017 International Symposium on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2017.
  14. U. Farid, Z. Ullah, I. Hussain, S. M. Ali, B. Khan, C. A. Mehmood, and M. F. Qureshi, “Statistical analysis of environment and climate drifts on energy profile of smart grid consumers,” In Recent Advances in Electrical Engineering (RAEE), 2017 International Symposium on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2017.
  15. K. S. Khan, Z. Ullah, B. Khan, I. Sami, S. M. Ali, and C. A. Mehmood, “Assessment of hybrid off-grid wind photovoltaic system: A case study of university campus,” In Energy Conservation and Efficiency (ICECE), 2017 International Conference on, pp. 16-21. IEEE, 2017.

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