## 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.

## 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

Diagnosis and mitigation of voltage and current sensors malfunctioning in a grid connected PV system

Sajeeb Saha, M Haque, Yan, Md Mahmud, M Arif, S Lyden, S Mendis

(2020), Vol. 115, pp. 1-20, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

Mostafa Barzegar-Kalashani, Behrouz Tousi, Md Mahmud, Mohammad Farhadi-Kangarlu

(2020), Vol. 14, pp. 53-61, IET generation, transmission & distribution, Stevenage, Eng., C1

An Accurate, Shade Detection-Based Hybrid Maximum Power Point Tracking Approach for PV Systems

D Pillai, J Ram, A Ghias, M Mahmud, N Rajasekar

(2020), Vol. 35, pp. 6594-6608, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, C1

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2019), Vol. 34, pp. 40-51, IEEE transactions on power systems, Piscataway, N.J., C1

N Subhani, R Kannan, A Mahmud, M Romlie

(2019), Vol. 8, pp. 1-17, Electronics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

Linear precoder design for base station energy cooperation in DC microgrids

S Islam, M Mahmud, S Saha, M Haque

(2019), Vol. 13, pp. 1076-1086, IET renewable power generation, Stevenage, Eng., C1

Sajeeb Saha, Md Haque, C Tan, M Mahmud

(2019), Vol. 55, pp. 4298-4308, IEEE transactions on industry applications, Piscataway, N.J., C1

M Mahmud, T Roy, K Littras, S Islam, Amanullah Oo

(2019), pp. 1-6, PEDES 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Chennai, India, E1

D Pillai, J Ram, N Rajasekar, A Mahmud, Y Yang, F Blaabjerg

(2019), Vol. 196, pp. 988-1001, Energy conversion and management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

M Mahmud, T Roy, Sajeeb Saha, Md Haque, H Pota

(2019), Vol. 55, pp. 5343-5352, IEEE transactions on industry applications, Piscataway, N.J., C1

Pumping phase modulation analysis for operational quality of a pumped-storage generating system

H Li, B Xu, M Mahmud, D Chen, J Zhang

(2019), Vol. 199, pp. 1-12, Energy Conversion and Management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

N Subhani, R Kannan, M Mahmud, T Roy, M Romlie

(2019), Vol. 8, pp. 1-26, Electronics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

Optimum local energy trading considering priorities in a microgrid

A Sebastian, S Islam, A Mahmud, A Oo

(2019), pp. 1-6, IEEE SmartGridComm : Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Communications, Control, and Computing Technologies for Smart Grids, Beijing, China, E1

Comparative analysis of commonly used batteries for residential solar PV applications

Shama Islam, sajeeb Saha, Md Haque, Md Mahmud

(2019), pp. 1-5, IEEE APPEEC 2019 : Proceedings of the 11th IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference, Macao, China, E1

Nonlinear Adaptive Direct Power Controllers of DFIG-Based Wind Farms for Enhancing FRT Capabilities

T Roy, M Mahmud, S Islam, K Muttaqi, A Oo

(2019), 2019 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, USA, E1

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Oo

(2019), pp. 1-5, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, Piscataway, N.J., C1

M Akter, M Mahmud, M Haque, A Oo

(2019), Vol. 2019-August, 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Atlanta, GA, USA, E1

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

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

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

T Roy, M Mahmud

(2018), Vol. 12, pp. 3120-3130, IEEE systems journal, Piscataway, N.J., C1

S Saha, M Haque, M Mahmud

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

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

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

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

(2018), Vol. 33, pp. 2462-2473, IEEE transactions on power delivery, Piscataway, N.J., C1

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

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

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

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

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

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

T Orchi, M Mahmud, A Oo

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

A Nasiruzzaman, M Akter, M Mahmud, H Pota

M Nurunnabi, N Roy, M Mahmud

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

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

T Orchi, M Apel Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), Vol. 7, pp. 1-18, Electronics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

Control and power sharing in hybrid AC/DC microgrids using a nonlinear backstepping approach

T Roy, M Mahmud, S Islam, K Muttaqi, M Haque, Aman Oo

(2018), pp. 1-8, IAS 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, E1

M Akter, M Mahmud, M Haque

(2018), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Portland, Oregon, E1

Residual current compensator based on voltage source converter for compensated distribution networks

Ameen Gargoom, M Barik, M Mahmud, M Haque, Aman Oo, Al-Khalidi Hassan, M Cavanagh

(2018), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Portland, Oregon, E1

Effects of network unbalances and their solutions in resonant grounded power distribution systems

M Barik, A Gargoom, M Mahmud, M Haque, Aman Oo, Hassan Al-khalidi, M Cavanagh

(2018), pp. 1-6, AUPEC 2018 : Transition to a Low-Carbon Energy Future : 28th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2018 : Re-imagining the electric grid : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Portland, Or., E1

T Roy, M Mahmud, A Oo

(2018), pp. 1-5, PESGM 2018 : Re-imagining the electric grid : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Portland, Or., E1

T Roy, M Mahmud, S Islam, Amanullah Oo

(2018), pp. 240-245, ICPES 2018 : Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Colombo, Sri Lanka, E1

Optimum energy cooperation among renewable powered base stations

Sarika Pawar, Shama Islam, Md Mahmud, Aman Oo

(2018), AUPEC 2018 : Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

Tushar Roy, Md Mahmud, Shama Islam, Aman Oo

(2018), AUPEC 2018 : Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

A new step-up voltage balancing circuit for neutral-point-clamped multilevel inverter

A Taghvaie, M Haque, S Saha, M Mahmud

(2018), pp. 1-6, PEDES 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Chennai, India, E1

Network theory based power grid criticality assessment

A Nasiruzzaman, M Akter, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2018), pp. 1-5, PEDES 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Chennai, India, E1

T Orchi, M Mahmud, Amanullah Oo

(2018), pp. 1-6, PEDES 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Chennai, India, E1

F Shahnia, J Susanto, M Mahmud

(2018), pp. 1-6, PEDES 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Chennai, India, E1

T Roy, M Mahmud, S Islam, A Oo, K Muttaqi

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

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

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

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

M Akter, M Mahmud, A Oo

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

T Roy, M Mahmud

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

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Oo

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

S Islam, M Mahmud, A Oo

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

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

S Mohiuddin, M Mahmud, A Haruni, H Pota

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

M Chowdhury, M Mahmud, W Shen, H Pota

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

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

S Mohiuddin, M Mahmud, H Pota

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

M Rahman, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 429-442, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, C1-1

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

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

M Akter, M Mahmud

(2016), Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, ISGT ASIA 2015, E1

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

M Hossain, M Azim, M Mahmud, H Pota

(2016), Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, ISGT ASIA 2015, E1

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

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

T Roy, M Mahmud, W Shen, A Oo

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

M Mahmud, S Qaisar, C Benson

(2016), SysCon 2016 : Annual IEEE Systems Conference, Orlando, Fa., E1-1

M Mahmud, S Qaisar, C Benson

(2016), pp. 1015-1020, PLANS 2016 : IEEE/ION Position, Location and Navigation Symposium, Savannah, Georgia, E1-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(2015), Vol. 2015-September, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, E1-1

Z Rafique, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2015), Vol. 2015-September, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, E1-1

Y Zhang, M Haque, M Mahmud

(2015), Vol. 2015-September, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, E1-1

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

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, N Roy

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

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, A Oo

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

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

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

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

M Mahmud

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

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

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

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain, N Roy

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

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

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Aldeen, M Hossain

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

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

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Control for microgrids with inverter connected renewable energy resources

H Pota, M Hossain, M Mahmud, R Gadh

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. 628-633, 2013 IEEE 8th Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA), Melbourne, Australia, E1-1

N Roy, H Pota, M Mahmud, M Hossain

(2013), pp. 55-60, 2013 IEEE 8th Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA), Melbourne, Australia, E1-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

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

Worst case voltage variation on microgrid

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota

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

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

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

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

M Hossain, H Pota, M Mahmud, R Ramos

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

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

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

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

M Mahmud, H Pota, M Hossain

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

M Mahmud, M Hossain, H Pota, A Nasiruzzaman

(2011), pp. 985-990, IECON 2011: 37TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON IEEE INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS SOCIETY, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA, E1-1

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

### Funded Projects at Deakin

#### Australian Competitive Grants

Robust Distributed Intelligent Controller Design for Distributed Energy Resources in Microgrids

Dr Apel Mahmud

Australia/India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) Early- and Mid-Career Researcher (EMCR) Fellowships

- 2019: $15,178

#### Industry and Other Funding

AusNet Services

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

- 2019: $139,120
- 2018: $164,984
- 2017: $181,305
- 2016: $43,469
- 2015: $127,315

Development of a proposed performance standard for a battery storage system connected to a domestic / small commercial solar PV system.

Dr Enamul Haque, Dr Apel Mahmud, Dr Sajeeb Saha, Dr Shama Islam

- 2020: $7,076
- 2019: $48,000
- 2018: $32,000

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

- 2019: $28,571
- 2018: $28,571

### Supervisions

Tahsin Orchi

Thesis entitled: Nonlinear Partial Feedback Linearizing Controller Design for Power Systems with Advanced Models

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), School of Engineering

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

Most Akter

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

Master of Engineering, School of Engineering