Renewable Energy & Advanced Power Electronics Research Lab
İBRAHİM GÜNEŞ, PhD
Vistiting Scholar (PostDoctoral Fellow), 2022—2023
Dr. GÜNEŞ received his B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Istanbul University in 1999, 2005, and 2010 respectively. Currently he is an Associate Professor in the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department at Istanbul University – Cerrahpaşa in Istanbul, Turkiye, where he has been a faculty member since 2001.
Research Assistant, 2022—Present
Ms. Yazjeen earned her B.S in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Jordan University of Science & Technology in 2019. She has worked on several projects including DC house energy management system, home automation systems, and a voice-controlled robot. Her current research areas include embedded systems, electrical machines and control, power electronics systems, and smart sensor systems.
Research Assistant, 2020—Present
Fatima received her B.S. from Texas A&M University at Qatar in electrical and computer engineering in May 2020. She was a Texas A&M University Undergraduate Research Scholar, during the Fall 2019-Spring 2020 semesters and was awarded the Texas A&M University Undergraduate Research Scholar Outstanding Thesis Award for STEM in May 2020.
She was previously an Undergraduate Research Assistant in the REAPER lab where she contributed to the research project “Characterizing Photovoltaic System Arc-Faults” which was funded by the Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) Undergraduate Research Experience Program grant number UREP24-023-010.
Research Assistant, 2020—Present
Ms. Elbeheiry earned her BS in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University in 2020. She was previously an undergraduate reserarch assistant in the REAPER lab. Her current research areas include power electronic converter and controls and machine learning techniques for power and energy systems.
PostDoctoral Researcher, 2020—Present
Dr. Metry received his B.S. from Texas A&M University at Qatar in electrical and computer engineering, with honors, in May 2014. Then he joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Texas A&M University, College Station, TX USA to pursue his Ph.D. in Power Electronics. Morcos is also a research trainee in the Research and Development department of Qatar Foundation. His interest areas are in photovoltaic integration with the power grid using advanced control methods.
Research Assistant, 2019—2020
Ms. Shukri earned her BS in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University in 2019. Her current research areas include mechatronics arc fault generator; computer-controlled photovoltaic electrical curve tracer; machine learning techniques for power and energy systems. She is now a PhD student in the REAPER lab.
Naki Güler, PhD
PostDoctoral Researcher, 2019
Dr. Güler received his
He is a lecturer Department of Electricity and Energy, Gazi University, Turkey since 2012. His current research interests include design and control of power electronic converters, energy conversion and energy management of renewable sources.
Sertac Bayhan, PhD
Assistant Research Scientist, 2018
Dr. Bayhan earned BS, MSc (2008), and
Research Assistant, 2018—2019
Ms. Ameen earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M
Affiliated PhD Student, 2017—2022
Aaqib received his BS in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, India in 2011. He served as an operational and design engineer for NTPC Ltd, one of the largest generation utilities in the world, for over three years. Mr. Aaqib is under the supervision of Prof. Begovic, in collaboration with the REAPER Lab. His research interests include wide area control and protection, power system optimization, integration of renewable energy and resilient energy infrastructures.
Wesam Rohouma, PhD
Assistant Research Scientist, 2017—2020
Dr. Rohouma earned his
Mohammad Shadmand, PhD
PostdocToral Researcher, 2015—2017
Dr. Shadmand received his
Baoming Ge, PhD
Research Engineer, 2014—2016
Dr. Ge received his PhD in electrical engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2000. He was a Postdoctoral Researcher at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China (2000—2002), a Visiting Scholar at University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal (2004—2005), and was a Visiting Professor at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA (2007—2008). His research interests include renewable energy power generation, electrical machines and control, power electronics systems, and control theories and applications.
Project Specialist, 2015
Project Specialist, 2014