Dr Apel Mahmud

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Position

Senior Lecturer in Electrical & Renewable Energy Engineering

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Engineering

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

apel.mahmud@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 71214

Biography

Apel Mahmud received his PhD in Electrical Engineering with the best thesis award from the University of New South Wales, Australia in December 2012 and a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) in 2008 with the University Gold Medal. He also holds an MBA degree from Australian Institute of Business (AIB). Currently, he is working as a senior lecturer in electrical & renewable energy engineering at Deakin University, Australia and was working as a lecturer as well. He also worked as a lecturer in electrical & electronic engineering at Swinburne University of Technology, a research fellow at the University of Melbourne, and a research publication fellow at the University of New South Wales.


Since 2010, he has published more than 160 research articles including 50 high impact journal papers (around 85% in Q1). Dr. Mahmud’s research interests include power system stability, control of power systems including renewable energy sources as well as microgrids, energy management for microgrids, energy storage systems, transactive energy (data analytics), and nonlinear control theory.


Apart from this, Dr. Mahmud is actively engaged with different professional organizations. He was the chair of IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) Victorian Chapter for 2016-2017. He was also listed as a program committee members of several IEEE conferences.

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Biography summary

Research interests

  • Microgrids
  • Energy Managment
  • Smart Grids
  • Integration of Renewable Energy
  • Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Power System Stability and Control
  • Nonlinear Control Theory

Teaching interests

  • Power Systems
  • Smart Grid
  • Renewable Energy
  • Electrical Machine
  • Power Electronics
  • Control Systems

Units taught

SEE210: Power Engineering Design

SEE705: Energy Efficiency and Demand Management

Knowledge areas

Power System Stability and Control

Microgrids

Nonlinear Control Theory and Applications

Optimization

Professional activities

Senior Member, IEEE

Publications

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2018

Voltage stability analysis of power distribution networks using multi-agent approach

M Rahman, A Oo, M Mahmud

(2018), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, Ill., E1

conference

An enhanced control scheme for IPM synchronous generator based wind turbine with MTPA trajectory and maximum power extraction

M Chowdhury, M Haque, S Saha, M Mahmud, A Gargoom, A Oo

(2018), Vol. 33, pp. 556-566, IEEE transactions on energy conversion, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Dynamic stability analysis of hybrid islanded DC microgrids using a nonlinear backstepping approach

T Roy, M Mahmud

(2018), IEEE systems journal, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Diagnosis and mitigation of sensor malfunctioning in a permanent magnet synchronous generator based wind energy conversion system

S Saha, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2018), Vol. 33, pp. 938-948, IEEE transactions on energy conversion, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Nonlinear adaptive backstepping controller design for islanded DC microgrids

T Roy, M mahmud, A Oo, M Haque, K Muttaqi, N Mendis

(2018), Vol. 54, pp. 2857-2873, IEEE transactions on industry applications, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Sensor fault and cyber attack resilient operation of DC microgrids

S Saha, T Roy, M Mahmud, M Haque, S Islam

(2018), Vol. 99, pp. 540-554, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A decentralized fault detection technique for detecting single phase to ground faults in power distribution systems with resonant grounding

M Barik, A Gargoom, M Mahmud, M Haque, H Al-Khalidi, O Amanullah

(2018), IEEE transactions on power delivery, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Mathematical morphology-based fault detection technique for power distribution systems subjected to resonant grounding

M Barik, A Gargoom, M Mahmud, M Haque, A Oo, H Al-Khalidi

(2018), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, Ill., E1

conference

Robust adaptive excitation control of synchronous generators in multimachine power systems under parametric uncertainties and external disturbances

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo, M Haque

(2018), pp. 2655-2660, CDC 2017 : Proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Comparative analysis of energy trading priorities based on open transactive energy markets in residential microgrids

M Akter, M Mahmud, M Haque, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2017 : Smart grids in the 21st century : Proceedings of the Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference 2017, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Information management of a power distribution network in real time through GIS mapping

F Zaidi, S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2017 : Smart power grids in the 21st century : Proceedings of the Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference 2017, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Feedback linearizing model predictive excitation controller design for two-axis models of synchronous generators in single machine power systems

T Orchi, T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2017 : Smart power grids in the 21st century : Proceedings of the Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference 2017, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Nonlinear backstepping controller design for V2G applications with output LCL filters

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2017 : Smart power grids in the 21st century : Proceedings of the Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference 2017, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Generalized dynamical modeling of multiple photovoltaic units in a grid-connected system for analyzing dynamic interactions

T Orchi, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), Vol. 11, Energies, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal

Robust direct power control of grid-connected photovoltaic systems based on adaptive partial feedback linearization

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, M Haque

(2018), pp. 64-69, ICIEA 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 12th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Siem Reap, Cambodia, E1

conference

An adaptive direct power controller for three-phase grid-connected photovoltaic systems with parametric uncertainties

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo, M Haque

(2018), pp. 2686-2691, ASCC 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 11th Asian Control Conference, Gold Coast, Qld., E1

conference

Interference management for cognitive radio enabled smart grid communication

S Islam, A Mahmud, A Oo, C Yuen, W Tushar

(2018), pp. 1-6, APPEEC 2017 : Proceedings of the 9th IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference 2017, Bangalore, India, E1

conference

Impact of optimal false data injection attacks on local energy trading in a residential microgrid

S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), Vol. 4, pp. 30-34, ICT express, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Prioritizing customers for neighborhood energy sharing in residential microgrids with a transactive energy market

F Opadokun, T Roy, M Akter, M Mahmud

(2018), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, Ill., E1

conference

An optimal distributed transactive energy sharing approach for residential microgrids

M Akter, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, Ill., E1

conference

Exploration of power flow distribution to reveal scale-free characteristics in power grids

A Nasiruzzaman, M Akter, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2018), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, Ill., E1

conference

Investigating the environmental and socioeconomic impacts of grid-tied photovoltaic and on-shore wind systems in Bangladesh

M Nurunnabi, N Roy, M Mahmud

(2018), Vol. 12, pp. 1082-1090, IET renewable power generation, Stevenage, Eng., C1

journal

Online energy management strategy for islanded microgrids with feedback linearizing inner controllers

C Macana, S Mohiuddin, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2018), pp. 27-32, ISGT-Asia : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Innovatice Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

conference
2017

Robust partial feedback linearizing excitation controller design for multimachine power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 32, pp. 3-16, IEEE transactions on power systems, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Robust nonlinear adaptive backstepping excitation controller design for rejecting external disturbances in multimachine power systems

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A OO, M Haque

(2017), Vol. 84, pp. 76-86, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Multi-agent approach for enhancing security of protection schemes in cyber-physical energy systems

M Rahman, M Mahmud, A Oo, H Pota

(2017), Vol. 13, pp. 436-447, IEEE transactions on industrial informatics, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Comprehensive economic evaluations of a residential building with solar photovoltaic and battery energy storage systems: an Australian case study

M Akter, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 138, pp. 332-346, Energy and buildings, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Active power control of three-phase grid-connected solar PV systems using a robust nonlinear adaptive backstepping approach

T Roy, M Mahmud

(2017), Vol. 153, pp. 64-76, Solar energy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Nonlinear adaptive excitation controller design for multimachine power systems with unknown stability sensitive parameters

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 2060-2072, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Achievable sum rate analysis of relay aided overlay device to device communication among multiple devices

S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 19, pp. 309-318, Journal of communications and networks, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Secured communication among IoT devices in the presence of cellular interference

S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2017), pp. 1-6, VTC2017-Spring : Light up vehicular innovation : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 85th Vehicular Technology Conference, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference

Design and implementation of partial feedback linearizing controller for grid-connected fuel cell systems

S Mohiuddin, M Mahmud, A Haruni, H Pota

(2017), Vol. 93, pp. 414-425, International journal of electrical power & energy systems, London, Eng., C1

journal

Nonlinear controller design for series-compensated DFIG-Based wind farms to mitigate subsynchronous control interaction

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud, W Shen, H Pota

(2017), Vol. 32, pp. 707-719, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Nonlinear adaptive backstepping excitation controller design for higher-order models of synchronous generators

T Roy, M Mahmud, A M T Oo, H Pota

(2017), pp. 4368-4373, IFAC 2017 : Proceedings of the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control, Toulouse, France, E1

conference

A third harmonic injected PWM scheme with partial feedback linearizing controller for grid-connected ultracapacitor system

S Mohiuddin, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2017), Vol. 50, pp. 2131-2136, IFAC 2017 : Proceedings of the 20th IFAC World Congress, Toulouse, France, E1

conference

Feedback linearizing model predictive excitation controller design for multimachine power systems

T Orchi, T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 6, pp. 2310-2319, IEEE Access, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Nonlinear partial feedback linearizing controller design for grid-connected fuel-cell system with third harmonic injected PWM approach

S Mohiuddin, C Macana, H Pota, T Hossen, M Mahmud

(2017), pp. 1-6, NAPS 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 North American Power Symposium, Morgantown, W. Va., E1

conference

Nonlinear decentralized feedback linearizing controller design for islanded DC microgrids

M Mahmud, T Roy, S Islam, S Saha, M Haque

(2017), Vol. 45, pp. 1747-1761, Electric power components and systems, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Sensor fault resilient operation of permanent magnet synchronous generator based wind energy conversion system

S Saha, M Haque, M Mahmud, C Tan

(2017), pp. 1-8, IAS 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, E1

conference

A hierarchical transactive energy management system for energy sharing in residential microgrids

M Akter, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2017), Vol. 10, Energies, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal

Nonlinear adaptive backstepping controller design for three-phase grid-connected solar photovoltaic systems

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo, R Bansal, M Haque

(2017), Vol. 45, pp. 2275-2292, Electric power components and systems, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Control of islanded DC microgrids using nonlinear adaptive decentralized controllers

M Mahmud, T Roy, S Saha, M Haque, H Pota

(2017), pp. 1-6, IAS 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, E1

conference
2016

A decentralised multi-agent approach to enhance the stability of smart microgrids with renewable energy

M Rahman, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 429-442, International journal of sustainable energy, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Agent-based reactive power management of power distribution networks with distributed energy generation

M Rahman, M mahmud, A Oo, H Pota, M Hossain

(2016), Vol. 120, pp. 120-134, Energy Conversion and Management, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Active power control in an islanded microgrid using DC link voltage status

M Hossain, M Azim, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2016), pp. 982-987, ISGT ASIA 2015: Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference

Distributed Generation Capacity Planning for Distribution Networks to Minimize Energy Loss: An Unbalanced Multi-Phase Optimal Power Flow Based Approach

A Anwar, M Mahmud, J Hossain, H Pota

(2016), pp. 76-95, Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Electrical Power Planning, Analysis, and Optimization, Hershey, Pa., B1

chapter

Maximum power point tracking methods for PV systems

S Lyden, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2016), Vol. 8059, pp. 79-105, Advances in solar photovoltaic power plants, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Non-linear adaptive coordinated controller design for multimachine power systems to improve transient stability

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Oo

(2016), Vol. 10, pp. 3353-3363, IET generation, transmission and distribution, Stevenage, Eng., C1

journal

Design of robust distributed control for interconnected microgrids

M Hossain, M Mahmud, F Milano, S Bacha, A Hably

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 2724-2735, IEEE transactions on smart grid, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Power management and control strategies for efficient operation of a solar power dominated hybrid DC microgrid for remote power applications

N Mendis, M Mahmud, T Roy, M Haque, K Muttaqi

(2016), pp. 1-8, IACC 2016 : Proceedings of the 51st IEEE IAS Industrial Automation and Control Committee Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, E1

conference

Nonlinear adaptive backstepping controller design for controlling bidirectional power flow of BESSs in DC microgrids

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo, M Haque, K Muttaqi, N Mendis

(2016), pp. 1-8, IACC 2016 : Proceedings of the 51ST IEEE IAS Industrial Automation and Control Committee Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, E1

conference

A hierarchical transactive energy management system for microgrids

M Akter, M Mahmud, A OO

(2016), pp. 1-5, IEEE PESGM 2016 : Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, E1

conference

Robust nonlinear adaptive backstepping controller design for three-phase grid-connected solar photovoltaic systems with unknown parameters

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo, M Haque

(2016), pp. 1-5, IEEE PESGM 2016 : Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, E1

conference

Control of IPM synchronous generator based direct drive wind turbine with MTPA trajectory and maximum power extraction

M Chowdhury, M Haque, M Mahmud, A Oo, A Gargoom

(2016), pp. 1-5, IEEE PESGM 2016 : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, E1

conference

A multi-agent approach for security of future power grid protection systems

M Rahman, A Oo, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2016), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2016 : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, E1

conference

Robust adaptive backstepping controller design for DC-DC buck converters with external disturbances

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, M Haque, A Maung Than Oo

(2016), pp. 1218-1223, ICIEA 2016 : Proceedings of the 11th IEEE Industrial Electronics and Applications Conference, Hefei, China, E1

conference

Stability enhancement of DFIG wind turbine using LQR pitch control over rated wind speed

K Islam, W Shen, M Mahmud, A Chowdhury, J Zhang

(2016), pp. 1714-1719, ICIEA 2016 : Proceedings of the 11th IEEE Industrial Electronics and Applications Conference, Hefei, China, E1

conference

Relay aided smart meter to smart meter communication in a microgrid

S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2016), pp. 1-6, SmartGridComm 2016 : Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference

DG integration issues in unbalanced multi-phase distribution networks

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2016), pp. 1-5, AUPEC2016 : Increasing renewable generation and battery storage in power systems : Proceedings of the 2016 Australasian Universities Power Engineering 2016 Conference, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Cost-benefit analysis for proactive consumers in a microgrid for transactive energy management systems

U Amin, M Hossain, J Lu, M Mahmud

(2016), pp. 1-6, AUPEC2016 : Increasing renewable generation and battery storage in power systems : Proceedings of the 2016 Australasian Universities Power Engineering 2016 Conference, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Partial feedback linearizing control of ultracapacitor-based energy storage systems for grid-connected power system applications

S Mohiuddin, M Mahmud, A Haruni, H Pota

(2016), pp. 1-6, POWERCON 2016 : Power Systems Technology : Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power System Technology (POWERCON), Wollongong, N.S.W., E1

conference

Mitigation of subsynchronous control interaction in series-compensated DFIG-based wind farms using a nonlinear partial feedback linearizing controller

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud

(2016), pp. 335-340, IEEE ISGT Asia 2016 : Proceedings of the IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia 2016 Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2015

A multi-agent approach for enhancing transient stability of smart grids

M Rahman, M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2015), Vol. 67, pp. 488-500, International journal of electrical power & energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Distributed multi-agent-based protection scheme for transient stability enhancement in power systems

M Rahman, M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain, T Orchi

(2015), Vol. 16, pp. 117-129, International journal of emerging electric power systems, Berkeley, Calif., C1-1

journal

Nonlinear backstepping controller design for sharing active and reactive power in three-phase grid-connected photovoltaic systems

T Roy, M Mahmud, M Hossain, A Maung Than Oo

(2015), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2015 : Challenges for future grids : Proceedings of the 25th Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Wollongong, N.S.W., E1

conference

Distributed agent-based control scheme for single-phase parallel inverters in microgrids with photovoltaic systems

M Rahman, M Mahmud, A Maung Than Oo, T Orchi

(2015), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2015 : Challenges for future grids : Proceedings of the 25th Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Wollongong, N.S.W., E1

conference

A comparative study of different power system stabilizers for dynamic stability analysis

M Rabbani, M Mahmud, A Maung Than Oo

(2015), pp. 1-5, AUPEC 2015 : Challenges for future grids : Proceedings of the 25th Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Wollongong, N.S.W., E1

conference

Distributed multi-agent scheme to improve dynamic voltage stability of distribution networks

M Rahman, M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain, A Maung than Oo

(2015), pp. 1-5, 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, Colo., E1

conference

Nonlinear adaptive excitation controller design for multimachine power systems

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Maung Than Oo

(2015), pp. 1-5, 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, Colo., E1

conference

A nonlinear adaptive backstepping approach for coordinated excitation and steam-valving control of synchronous generators

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Maung Than Oo

(2015), pp. 1-6, ASCC 2015 : Proceedings of the 10th Asian Control Conference: Emerging Control Techniques for a Sustainable World, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, E1

conference

Robust adaptive backstepping excitation controller design for simple power system models with external disturbances

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Maung than oo

(2015), pp. 715-720, CCA 2015: Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Conference on Control and Applications, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference

Nonlinear excitation control of synchronous generators based on adaptive backstepping method

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Maung Than Oo

(2015), pp. 11-16, ICIEA 2015 : Proceedings of the 2015 10th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

conference

Primary voltage control of a single-phase inverter using linear quadratic regulator with integrator

M Hossain, M Azim, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2015), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2015 : Challenges for future grids : Proceedings of the 25th Australian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Wollongong, N.S.W., E1

conference

Nonlinear controller design for vehicle-to-grid systems with output LCL filters

M Mahmud, H Pota, A Oo, R Bansal

(2015), Vol. 48, pp. 529-534, 9th IFAC Symposium on Control of Power and Energy Systems CPES 2015, New Delhi, India, E1

conference

Analysis of different scenarios for residential energy management under existing retail market structure

M Akter, M Mahmud

(2015), pp. 1282-1287, ISGT ASIA 2015: Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference

Characteristics evaluation of an LMI-synthesis H? controller for a superconducting magnetic energy systems applied in power systems

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2015), pp. 672-676, ISGT ASIA 2015: Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference

Characteristics evaluation of a ?-Synthesis H? controller for a grid-connected three-phase photovoltaic system

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2015), pp. 132-137, ISGT ASIA 2015 : Proceedings of the IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia 2015 Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference

Power Conversion Technology in the Smart Grid and EV

M Mahmud

(2015), Vol. 79, pp. 81-106, Vehicle-to-Grid Linking Electric Vehicles to the Smart Grid, London, Eng., B1-1

chapter

Optimal coordination of G2V and V2G to support power grids with high penetration of renewable energy

H Nguyen, C Zhang, M Mahmud

(2015), Vol. 1, pp. 188-195, IEEE transactions on transportation electrification, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Robust control for power sharing in microgrids with low-inertia wind and PV generators

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Aldeen

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 1067-1077, IEEE transactions on sustainable energy, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Distributed multi-agent scheme to enhance cyber security of smart power grids

M Rahman, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain, T Orchi

(2015), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2015: Proceedings of the Power & Energy Society 2015 General Meeting, Denver, Colo., E1-1

conference

Impacts of voltage surge and resonance on a grid connected variable speed wind turbine and their remedial measures

Z Rafique, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2015), pp. 1-5, IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM 2015), Denver, USA, E1-1

conference

Control and charge management of a grid-connected photovoltaic system with plug-in hybrid vehicle as energy storage

Y Zhang, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2015), pp. 1-5, IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM 2015), Denver, USA, E1-1

conference

A two dimensional analytical model of drain to source current and subthreshold slope of a triple material double gate MOSFET

M Mahmud, S Subrina

(2015), pp. 92-95, ICECE 2014 : Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh, E1-1

conference
2014

Robust nonlinear controller design for three-phase grid-connected photovoltaic systems under structured uncertainties

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, N Roy

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 1221-1230, IEEE transactions on power delivery, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Robust nonlinear distributed controller design for active and reactive power sharing in islanded microgrids

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, A Oo

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 893-903, IEEE transactions on energy conversion, Piscataway, NJ, C1

journal

Distributed multi-agent scheme for reactive power management with renewable energy

M Rahman, M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2014), Vol. 88, pp. 573-581, Energy conversion and management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Impacts of Cyber Attack and its Mitigation on Agent-based Smart Power Grids

M Rahman, H Pota, M Mahmud, F Islam

(2014), pp. 1-6, SEGE 2014 : IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering, Oshawa, Canada, E1-1

conference

Nonlinear controller design for vehicle-to-grid (V2G) systems to enhance power quality and power system stability

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, N Roy

(2014), Vol. 19, pp. 7659-7664, Proceedings of the 19th World Congress The International Federation of Automatic Control Cape Town, South Africa. August 24-29, 2014, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

conference

An alternative LQR-based excitation controller design for power systems to enhance small-signal stability

M Mahmud

(2014), Vol. 63, pp. 1-7, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, UK, C1-1

journal

design of non-interacting controllers for pv systems in distribution networks

M Hossain, M Mahmud, H Pota, N Mithulananthan

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 2763-2774, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Transient stability enhancement of multimachine power systems using nonlinear observer-based excitation controller

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2014), Vol. 58, pp. 57-63, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

robust partial feedback linearizing stabilization scheme for three-phase grid-connected photovoltaic systems

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain, N Roy

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 423-431, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Nonlinear current control scheme for a single-phase grid-connected photovoltaic system

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 218-227, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, United States, C1-1

journal

Partial feedback linearizing excitation controller for multimachine power systems to improve transient stability

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Aldeen, M Hossain

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 561-571, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, United States, C1-1

journal

Voltage variation on distribution networks with distributed generation: worst case scenario

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2014), Vol. 8, pp. 1096-1103, IEEE Systems Journal, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Voltage control of emerging distribution systems with induction motor loads using robust LQG approach

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2014), Vol. 24, pp. 927-943, International transactions on electrical energy systems, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Characteristics evaluation of a H? loop-shaping controller for a single-phase PV system

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud

(2014), pp. 1-6, PES 2014 : Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference, Kowloon, Hong Kong, E1-1

conference

Investigation of critical factors affecting dynamic stability of wind generation systems with permanent magnet synchronous generators

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, C Zhang

(2014), pp. 7665-7670, IFAC 2014: Proceedings of The International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

conference

Smart charging and discharging of electric vehicles to support the grid with high penetration of renewable energy

H Nguyen, C Zhang, M Mahmud

(2014), pp. 8604-8609, IFAC 2014: Proceedings of The International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

conference

Robust nonlinear excitation controller design for multimachine power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, N Roy

(2014), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2014 : Charting the course to a new energy future : Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, National Harbor, Md., E1-1

conference

Nonlinear distributed controller design for maintaining power balance in islanded microgrids

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, N Roy

(2014), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2014 : Charting the course to a new energy future : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2014, National Harbor, Md., E1-1

conference

Distributed control scheme to regulate power flow and minimize interactions in multiple microgrids

M Hossain, M Mahmud, H Pota, N Mithulananthan, R Bansal

(2014), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2014 : Charting the course to a new energy future : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2014, National Harbor, Md., E1-1

conference

Effects of operational modes of distributed wind generators on distribution networks

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2014), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2014 : Charting the course to a new energy future : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2014, National Harbor, Md., E1-1

conference

Control for microgrids with inverter connected renewable energy resources

H Pota, M Hossain, M Mahmud, R Gadh

(2014), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2014 : Charting the course to a new energy future : Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2014, National Harbor, Md., E1-1

conference

Dynamical modeling and nonlinear control of superconducting magnetic energy systems: applications in power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2014), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2014 : Proceedings of the 24th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Perth, Australia, E1-1

conference

Investigation of critical parameters for stability analysis of wind generation systems with DFIGs

K Islam, M Mahmud, W Shen, J Zhang

(2014), pp. 1-5, AUPEC 2014 : Proceedings of the 24th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Perth, Australia, E1-1

conference

Advanced decentralized DER control for islanded microgrids

M Hossain, J Lu, M Mahmud, T Aziz

(2014), pp. 1-5, AUPEC 2014 : Proceedings of the 24th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Perth, Australia, E1-1

conference

Islanded operation of microgrids with inverter connected renewable energy resources

H Pota, M Hossain, M Mahmud, R Gadh, R Bansal

(2014), pp. 6368-6373, IFAC 2014: Proceedings of The International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Cape Town, Africa, E1-1

conference

Exploration of functional vulnerability of the electricity grid

A Nasiruzzaman, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Akter

(2014), pp. 11263-11268, IFAC 2014: Proceedings of The International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

conference

Topological resiliency analysis of the Australian electricity grid with increased penetration of renewable resources

M Akter, A Nasiruzzaman, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2014), pp. 494-497, ISCAS 2014 : Proceedings of the International Symposium of Circuits and Systems 2014, Melbourne, Australia, E1-1

conference

Excitation system fault detection and mitigation in multi-machine power grids

S Saha, M Aldeen, M Mahmud

(2014), pp. 1-6, Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC), 2013 Australasian Universities, Hobart, Australia, E1-1

conference
2013

A control methodology for DFIG type wind turbines connected to distribution networks

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2013), pp. 1-5, PES 2013 : Shaping the future energy industry : Proceedings of the IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, E1-1

conference

Stability analysis of grid-connected photovoltaic systems using a linear zero dynamic controller

M Ali, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain, N Roy

(2013), pp. 1-6, ICIEA 2013 : Proceedings of the 8th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Melbourne, Victoria, E1-1

conference

D-STATCOM control in distribution networks with composite loads to ensure grid code compatible performance of photovoltaic generators

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2013), pp. 1-6, ICIEA 2013 : Proceedings of the 8th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Melbourne, Victoria, E1-1

conference

Key factors affecting voltage oscillations of distribution networks with distributed generation and induction motor loads

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2013), Vol. 53, pp. 515-528, International journal of electrical power & energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Enhancement of transient stability limit and voltage regulation with dynamic loads using robust excitation control

J Hossain, A Mahmud, N Roy, H Pota

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. 561-570, International journal of emerging electric power systems, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Effects of large dynamic loads on power system stability

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2013), Vol. 44, pp. 357-363, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Nonlinear DSTATCOM controller design for distribution network with distributed generation to enhance voltage stability

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2013), Vol. 53, pp. 974-979, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Dynamic interactions of PV units in low voltage distribution systems

M Hossain, J Lu, M Mahmud, M Nadarajah, H Pota

(2013), pp. 495-500, ICIEA 2013 : Proceedings of the 8th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Melbourne, Victoria, E1-1

conference

Novel MIMO linear zero dynamic controller for the grid-connected photovoltaic system with weather disturbances

M Ali, M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2013), pp. 1-5, IEEE PES 2013 : Shaping the Future Energy Industry : Proceedings of the IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, E1-1

conference

Nonlinear controller design for single-phase grid-connected photovoltaic systems using partial feedback linearization

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2013), pp. 30-35, AUCC 2012 : Proceedings of the Australian Control 2012 Conference, Sydney, N.S.W., E1-1

conference
2012

Design of a norm-bounded LQG controller for power distribution networks with distributed generation

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2012), pp. 337-342, AUCC 2012 : Proceedings of the 2nd Australian Control Conference, Sydney, New South Wales, E1-1

conference

Full-order nonlinear observer-based excitation controller design for interconnected power systems via exact linearization approach

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2012), Vol. 41, pp. 54-62, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Worst case voltage variation on microgrid

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2012), pp. 305-318, Smart Power Grids 2011, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

Decentralized STATCOM/ESS control for wind generators

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2012), pp. 401-437, Smart power grids 2011, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

Stability analysis of grid-connected photovoltaic systems

M Mahmud, M Hoassain, H Pota

(2012), pp. 254-270, Global sustainable development and renewable energy systems, Hershey, Pa., B1-1

chapter

Impacts of wind generators on the dynamic performance of power systems

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2012), pp. 189-208, Global sustainable development and renewable energy systems, Hershey, Pa., B1-1

chapter

Investigation of the impacts of large-scale wind power penetration on the angle and voltage stability of power systems

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud, R Ramos

(2012), Vol. 6, pp. 76-84, IEEE Systems Journal, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

dynamic stability of three-phase grid-connected photovoltaic system using zero dynamic design approach

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2012), Vol. 2, pp. 564-571, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Partial feedback linearizing controller design for a DSTATCOM to enhance voltage stability of distribution network with distributed generation

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2012), pp. 1-6, POWERCON 2012 : Proceedings of the International Power System 2012 Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, E1-1

conference

Zero dynamic excitation controller for multimachine power systems to augment transient stability and voltage regulation

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2012), Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, San Diego, Calif., E1-1

conference

Robust zero dynamic excitation controller for power systems under structure uncertainty

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

(2012), pp. 203-208, AUCC 2012 : Proceedings of the Australian Control 2012 Conference, Sydney, N.S.W., E1-1

conference
2011

Impact of high wind penetration on the voltage profile of distribution systems

N Roy, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2011), pp. 1-6, NAPS 2011 : Proceedings of the 43rd North American Power Symposium, Boston, Massachusetts, E1-1

conference

Isolated area load forecasting using linear regression analysis: practical approach

M Mahmud

(2011), Vol. 3, pp. 547-550, Energy and power engineering, Irvine, Calif., C1-1

journal

Impacts of large-scale wind generators penetration on the voltage stability of power systems

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud, R Ramos

(2011), pp. 1-8, IEEE PES General Meeting 2011 : The electrification of transportation & the grid of the future : Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit, Mich., E1-1

conference

A new approach of modelling power systems for robust control

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud, R Ramos

(2011), pp. 1-8, IEEE PES General Meeting 2011 : The electrification of transportation & the grid of the future, Detroit, Mich., E1-1

conference

Worst case scenario for large distribution networks with distributed generation

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 1-7, IEEE PES General Meeting 2011 : The electrification of transportation and the grid of the future : Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit, Mich., E1-1

conference

Nonlinear excitation controller for power systems using zero dynamic design approach

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 1-6, NAPS 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 North American Power Symposium, Boston, Mass., E1-1

conference

Analysis of voltage rise effects on distribution systems with distributed generation

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 14796-14801, IFAC 2011: Proceedings of the 18th International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Milan, Italy, E1-1

conference

Robust nonlinear state feedback for power systems under structured uncertainty

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 3741-3746, IFAC 2011 : Proceedings of the 18th International Federation of Automatic Control 2011 World Congress, Milan, Italy, E1-1

conference

Excitation control for improving transient stability limit and voltage regulation with dynamic loads

M Hossain, M Mahmud, H Pota, R Ramos

(2011), pp. 4971-4976, IFAC World Congress, Milan, Italy, E1-1

conference

Application of centrality measures of complex network framework in power grid

A Nasiruzzaman, H Pota, M Mahmud

(2011), pp. 4660-4665, IECON 2011 : Proceedings of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Annual Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference

Identification of critical parameters for distribution networks with DFIG and dynamic loads

M Ali, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2011), pp. 1-7, AUPEC 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 21st Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Brisbane, Qld., E1-1

conference

Generalized Lyapunov function for stability analysis of interconnected power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, M Ali

(2011), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 21st Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Brisbane, Qld., E1-1

conference

Zero dynamic excitation controller design for power system with dynamic load

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, M Ali

(2011), pp. 1-7, AUPEC 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 21st Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Brisbane, Qld., E1-1

conference

Voltage control of distribution networks with distributed generation using reactive power compensation

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, A Nasiruzzaman

(2011), pp. 1-6, IECON 2011 : Proceedings of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society 2011, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference

Nonlinear observer design for interconnected power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 161-166, AUCC 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 Australian Control Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference

Selection of output function in nonlinear feedback linearizing excitation control for power systems

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2011), pp. 458-463, AUCC 2011 : Proceedings of the 2011 Australian Control Conference, Melbourne, Victoria, E1-1

conference
2010

Dynamic stability analysis of photovoltaic cell using Lyapunov functions

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

(2010), pp. 1-9, Solar 2010 : Bringing business and research together for a better tomorrow : Proceedings of the 48th Annual Conference of the AuSES, Canberra, A.C.T., E1-1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

AusNet Services

Prof Aman Maung Than Oo, Dr Apel Mahmud, Dr Enamul Haque, Dr Mahbube Subhani, Dr Mohammad Taufiqul Arif

  • 2018: $2,168
  • 2017: $181,305
  • 2016: $43,469
  • 2015: $127,315

NOJA Power Intelligent Switchgear

Prof Aman Maung Than Oo, Dr Shama Islam, Dr Sajeeb Saha, Dr Ameen Gargoom, Dr Apel Mahmud, Dr Enamul Haque, Dr Mohammad Taufiqul Arif

  • 2018: $28,571

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2018

Tushar Kanti Roy

Thesis entitled: Robust Nonlinear Adaptive Backstepping Controller Design for Power System Applications including Renewable Energy Systems

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), School of Engineering

2016

Most Akter

Thesis entitled: A Generalized Hierarchical Transactive Energy Management Framework for Residential Microgrids

Master of Engineering, School of Engineering