Full Name:
Hossam Eldin Abdalla Talaat
Academic Rank:
Emeritus Professor
ASU Email:
hossam_talaat@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Electrical Power and Machines Engineering
Graduation Year:
1975

Dr. Hossam Talaat is currently a Professor at the Electrical Engineering Department at Future Univerity in Egypt. He was the former Head of the Electrical Power Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. He received his B.Sc. And M.Sc. degrees from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt in 1975 and 1980 respectively, and his Ph.D. degree from University of Grenoble, France in 1986.
He has supervised many Ph.D. and M.Sc. theses in the field of power system operation, control, stability and protection. He has taught many undergraduate and graduate courses in this field. He is interested in many research areas such as: Distributed Generation and Microgrids, Application of artificial intelligence techniques ( Neural Networks, Knowledge-Based systems, Genetic Algorithms, and Fuzzy Logic) to Power System analysis, control, and protection; Real time applications to electrical power systems and machines; Application of optimal and adaptive control techniques for the enhancement of power system stability. He has authored and co-authored more than 80 technical papers and reports. He has accomplished several research projects as PI and as investigator. He was a member of the Electrical Technical Committee of the Saudi Building Code. He was the Chairman of 2 IEC committees (49&93) and was a member of the Egyptian National board of Electricity and Energy Researches– Scientific Research and Technology Academy, 1999-2001. He is a reviewer of many international journals (IEEE, IET, Electric Power System Research, Electrical power and Energy systems, ..). He was the reviewer of a number of academic undergraduate and postgraduate programs for Egyptian and Arabic Universities.


Degrees:
 Ph.D. in Electrical Power Engineering, with the Highest Honor Degree (Trés Honorable), Thesis Title: “Design of an Adaptive Multivariable Stabilizer – Implementation on a laboratory dynamic model Constructed around a Micro-Alternator”, University of Grenoble, France, September 1986.
 M.Sc. in Electrical Power Engineering and Machines, Thesis Title: “Optimal control of Transients in Power Systems”, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, April 1980.
 B.Sc. in Electrical Power Engineering, Distinction with Honors, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, June 1975.

Awards:
Not Available
Books:
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Published Research:
1) Amr M. Ibrahim, Noha M. Bastawy, Hossam E. Talaat, " An Adaptive Hybrid Approach for Protection of Transmission Line Compensated with UPFC", Journal of Science and Engineering, Vol. 07 (01), 2016, pp. 034-049.
2) A.M. Ibrahima, W. El-Khattama, M. ElMesallamyb, H.E.A. Talaat, "Adaptive protection coordination scheme for distribution networkwith distributed generation using ABC", , Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology, 3, 2016, pp. 320–332
3) NMA Ibrahim, HEM Attia, H.E.A Talaat, AHK Alaboudy, "Modified Particle Swarm Optimization Based Proportional-Derivative Power System Stabilizer", International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications (IJISA), Vol. 7 (3), 2015, 62-76.
4) Noha M. Bastawy, Hossam E.A. Talaat, Amr M. Ibrahim, "Fault Detection and Classification Based on DWT and Modern Approaches for T.L Compensated with FACTS", American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. Vol. 2, No. 6, 2013, pp. 149-155.
5) Hossam E.A. Talaat and Essam Al-Ammar, “Allocation and Sizing of Distributed Generation Units for Minimizing Distribution Network Losses Using Genetic Algorithms”, Int. Journal on Power System Optimization, January-June 2012, Volume 4, No. 1, pp. 1– 7, International Science Press.
6) Hossam E.A. Talaat, A. Alsulaiman and A. Abdennour, “Design and Experimental Investigation of a Decentralized GA-Optimized Neuro-Fuzzy Power System Stabilizer”, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 32, Issue 7, Sept. 2010, pp. 751-759.
7) E.A. Mohamed, Hossam E.A. Talaat, E.A. Khamis, “Fault diagnosis system for tapped power transmission lines”, Electric Power Systems Research, Volume 80, Issue 5, May 2010, pp. 599-613.
8) AA Hajjar, MM Mansour, HA Talaat, "High-phase order power transmission lines relaying approach based on the wavelet analysis of the fault generated traveling waves", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 32 (7), pp. 751-759.
9) E.A. Mohamed, Hossam E.A. Talaat and E.A. Khamis, “An ANN Based Fault Diagnosis System for Tapped HV/EHV Power Transmission Lines”, JKAU: Eng. Sci., Vol. 20 No.1, pp: 3-28, 2009.
10) Hossam E.A. Talaat, A. Alsulaiman and A. Abdennour, “A GA-Optimized Neuro-Fuzzy Power System Stabilizer for Multi-Machine System”, Paper#952, Journal of King Saud University (Engineering Sciences), Sept. 2009.
11) A.Y. Abdelaziz, A.M. Ibrahim, M.M. Mansour and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Modern Approaches for Protection of Series Compensated Transmission Lines”, Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 75, 2005, pp. 85-98.
12) A.Y. Abdelaziz, Y.G. Mostafa, A.M. Ibrahim, M.M. Mansour and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Protection of Series Compensated Transmission Lines using Travelling wave”, Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Vol. 39, No. 1, March 2004.
13) Hossam Attia, F. Hashiesh, M.M. Mansour, Hossam E.A. Talaat, H. Mashaly, “A fault location estimation approach using synchronized sampling”, Ain Shams University Scientific Bulletin, Sept. 30th, 2003.
14) M.M. Mansour, Hossam E.A. Talaat, and Ammar A. Hajjar, “Ultra High Speed Relaying Approach for Six-Phase Transmission Lines,” IEEE Power Engineering Review, September 2002, pp 50-51.
15) A.Y. Abdelaziz, Hossam E.A. Talaat, A.I. Nosseir, Ammar A. Hajjar, An adaptive protection scheme for optimal coordination of overcurrent relays, Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 61, No. 1, 2002, pp. 1-9.
16) Ammar A. Hajjar, M.M. Mansour, and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Signal processing using wavelet transform for power transmission lines protection,” The 1st IEEE ISSPIT Symposium, Dec. 28-30. 2001, Cairo, Egypt.
17) Hossam E.A. Talaat, “ Adaptive Load Frequency Control Using Neural Network-Based Inverse Controller”, Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams Univ., Vol. 34, No. 4, Dec. 1999, part II.
18) Hossam E.A. Talaat, A.Y. Abdelaziz, A.I. Nosseir, A.A. Hajjar, “ Optimal Coordination of Directional Overcurrent Relays Using Linear Programming: An Enhanced Formulation”, Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams Univ., Vol. 34, No. 4, Dec. 1999, part II.
19) Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.A. El-Sharkawy, H.E. Moustafa, K. Yassin, “ Robust Load-Frequency Control Based on H∞ - Optimal Control”, Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams Univ., , Vol. 34, No. 2, June 1999, part II, pp.201-214.
20) Hossam E.A. Talaat, "Predictive Out-of-Step Relaying Using Fuzzy Rule-Based Classification", Electric Power Systems Research, Vol.48, No.3, 1998, pp. 143-149.
21) A.M. Sharaf, R.M. El-Sharkawy, Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.A.L. Badr, "Fault Detection on Radial and Meshed Transmission Systems Using Hilbert Transform", Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 41, 1997,pp. 185-190.
22) Hossam E.A. Talaat, R.M. El-Sharkawy, M.M. Mansour, M.A.L. Badr, "A Knowledge-Based System for the Coordination of Distance Relays in Meshed Power Systems", Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams Univ., , Vol. 32, No. 4, Dec. 1997, part II, pp. 479-493.
23) A.M. El-Arabaty, Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.M. Mansour, and A.Y. Abd-Elaziz, "Out- Of- Step Detection Based On Pattern Recognition", International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Vol.16, No.4, August 1994.
24) Hossam E.A. Talaat, and A.D. El-Koshairy, "Analysis and Practical Aspects of Neutralizing Rotor Leakage and Magnetizing Reactances of a 3-phase Induction Motor", Dirasat Hundasia, Faculty of Engineering, United Arab Emirates Univ., Vol.6, No.6, Al-Ain, UAE, December 1993.
25) Hossam E.A. Talaat, and M.M. Mansour, "A Pattern Recognition Clustering Technique for Transient Stability Assessment", Ain Shams Univ., Engineering Bulletin, Vol. 27, No.1, pp.267-284, Cairo, Mars 1992.
26) Hossam E.A. Talaat, "Design of Discrete Controller for Turbo-generator Through Numerical Determination of Performance Index", Ain Shams Univ., Engineering Bulletin, Vol. 25, No.2, pp.268-280, Cairo, August 1990.
27) K. Rashid, Hossam E.A. Talaat, R. Moret, "Optimal Output Local Control of Multimachine Power Systems", Electric Machines and Power Systems, No.11, pp.89-103, 1986.


Published Research in Confernces:
28) Ahmed A. Salem, Ali H. Kasem Alaboudy, Abdelazeem A. Abdelsalam, Hossam A. Talaat , "Dynamic Performance of Microgrid after Fault Provoked-Islanding Considering Induction Motor Loads", International Middle-East Power Systems Conference, (MEPCON 2016), December 27-29, 2016, Pages: 293 - 298, DOI: 10.1109/MEPCON.2016.7836905, IEEE Conference Publications.
29) Hossam E.A. Talaat, Hamed A. Ibrahim, Bassam A. Hemade, "Synchrophasor measurements-based on-line power system steady-state security indices—part I: Methodology", International Middle-East Power Systems Conference, (MEPCON 2016), December 27-29, 2016, Pages: 699 - 704, DOI: 10.1109/MEPCON.2016.7836969, IEEE Conference Publications.
30) Ahmed A. Salem, Ali H. Kasem Alaboudy, Abdelazeem A. Abdelsalam, Hossam A. Talaat, "Performance Investigation of Microgrid Stability Subsequent to Fault Provoked-Islanding with Different Loads and DG Conditions", International Conference on New Energy & Environmental Engineering (ICNEEE), Cairo, Egypt, 2016.
31) T.I. Abdel Hady, Hossam E.A. Talaat, R.A. Swief, "Adaptive Under frequency Load Shedding for an Islanded Microgrid", International Conference on New Energy & Environmental Engineering (ICNEEE), Cairo, Egypt, 2016.
32) Ahmed A. Salem, Ali H. Kasem Alaboudy, Abdelazeem A. Abdelsalam, Hossam A. Talaat , "Comparative Analysis of DFIG and SCIG Based Grid Connected Wind Turbine under Different Modes of Operation", 17th International Middle-East Power Systems Conference (MEPCON 2015), Mansoura, Egypt, 2015.
33) M. Ezzat, H. E. A. Talaat, M. Abdelrahman, and M. Gehad, “ Distance Protection of AC Feeding System for Electrified Railways”, 16th int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON’2014, Cairo, December 23-25, 2014, Conference Proceedings, Session PR1, Paper#144.
34) A.M. Ibrahim, H.E. Talaat, N.M. Bastawy, “Modern Approaches for Protection of Transmission Line Compensated With UPFC”, 16th int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON’2014, Cairo, December 23-25, 2014, Conference Proceedings, Session PR2, Paper#023.
35) Khaled Abdel Wahab, Hossam E.A. Talaat, Amr Ibrahim, “Smart Current Differential Protection for Transmission Lines”, 16th int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON’2014, Cairo, December 23-25, 2014, Conference Proceedings, Session PR3, Paper#008.
36) H. E.A. Talaat, S. F. Mekhamer, K. Abdel-Aty, A. A. Abuzaid, “ Protective Devices Optimal Placement in Distribution Networks with DGs: Risk-Based Analysis and Solution”, 16th int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON’2014, Cairo, December 23-25, 2014, Conference Proceedings, Session PR3, Paper#124.
37) S. F. Mekhamer, H. E. A. Talaat, K. Abdel-Aty, A. A. Abuzaid, “Risk Based Protective Devices Optimal Placement in Distribution Networks with DGs: A Cuckoo Search-Based Approach”, 16th int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON’2014, Cairo, December 23-25, 2014, Conference Proceedings, Session PR3, Paper#250.
38) Mostafa El-Mesallamy, Walid El-Khattam, Amr Hassan, Hossam E.A. Talaat "Coordination Of Directional Overcurrent Relays Using Artificial Bee Colony", CIRED 2013, 22nd International Conference on Electricity Distribution, Stockholm, 10-13 June 2013, Session 3, Paper No 228.
39) H. Diab, H. El-Helw and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Intelligent maximum power tracking and inverter hysteresis current control of grid-connected PV systems” Advances in Power Conversion and Energy Technologies (APCET) Int. Conference, 2-4 Aug. 2012.
40) Hossam E.A. Talaat and Essam Al-Ammar, “Adaptive Reclosing Strategy Based on Estimation of Distributed Generation Penetration Level”, PMAPS'2012: International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems, 10-14 June 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.
41) A.H. Mantawy, Hossam E.A. Talaat, Said F.M. Mekhamer and Mohamad I. Ahmad, “A Simulated Annealing Approach For Distance Relaying Under Arcing Fault Conditions”, The 11th IASTED European Conference on Power and Energy Systems, EuroPES 2012, paper # 775-043, June 25 – 27, 2012, Napoli, Italy.
42) Hossam E.A. Talaat and Essam Al-Ammar, “Optimal Allocation and Sizing of Distributed Generation in Distribution Networks Using Genetic Algorithms”, IEEE EPQU2011, 11th International Conference Lisbon, 17 to 19 Oct. 2011.
43) Ammar A. Hajjar, M. M. Mansour, and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “High-Phase Order Power Transmission Lines Relaying Approach Based On The Wavelet Analysis Of The Fault Generated Traveling Waves”, The 39th Universities Power Engineering Conference UPEC 2004,WEU, Bristol, U.K, Conference Proceedings, pp. 805-809.
44) A.Y. Abdelaziz, Y.G. Mostafa, A.M. Ibrahim, M.M. Mansour and Hossam E.A. Talaat, ‘A Neural Network Based Approach for Protection of Series Compensated Transmission Lines’, Proceedings of the Ninth International Middle-East Power Systems Conference MEPCON’2003, Menofia University, Egypt, December 2003, pp. 405-411.
45) Ammar A. Hajjar, M. M. Mansour and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “A New Approach for High-Speed Distance Protection Based on Fault Induced High Frequency Currents and Wavelets,” JIEEEC 2003 Conference, October 13-16, 2003, Amman – Jordan.
46) Ammar A. Hajjar, M. M. Mansour, Hossam E.A. Talaat, and S. O. Faried “Distance protection of six-phase transmission lines using fault induced high frequency transients and wavelets”, The 2002 IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical & Computer Engineering, 12-15 May, 2002, Canada, Vol.1, pp. 7-11.
47) A. A. Hajjar, M.M. Mansour, and Hossam E.A. Talaat, ” Wavelets for six-phase transmission line relaying fault classification and phase selection,” The 11th IEEE MELECON 2002 Conference, May. 27-29. 2002, Cairo, Egypt, Conference Proceedings, pp. 235-239.
48) A. A. Abbas, M.S. Morsy. Hossam E.A. Talaat and M. E. El-Hawary, " A Generator Tripping Emergency Control Strategy for Dynamic Security Enhancement Using Rule Based Fuzzy Assessment", The 11th IEEE MELECON 2002, May 7-9, Cairo, Egypt, Conference Proceedings, pp. 137-141.
49) Ammar A. Hajjar, M.M. Mansour, and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Signal processing using wavelet transform for power transmission lines protection,” The 1st IEEE ISSPIT Symposium, Dec. 28-30. 2001, Cairo, Egypt.
50) M. M. Mansour, Hossam E.A. Talaat, and Ammar A. Hajjar, “Travelling Wave-Based Protection for Six-Phase Transmission Lines Using Wavelets,” The 36th Universities Power Engineering Conference UPEC 2001, Wales Swansea, U.K, 12-14 Sep. 2001.
51) Ammar A. Hajjar, M.M. Mansour, and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Travelling wave-based protection of six-phase transmission lines,” The 4th Conference of Arab CIGRE National Committees, Mars 18-21, 2001, Tripoli Libya.
52) A.A. Abbas, Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.S. Morsy, M.E. El-Hawary, “Fuzzy Rule Based Dynamic Security Assessement”, Seventh int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 2000, Cairo, March 28-30, 2000, Conference Proceedings, pp.350-354.
53) H.E. Moustafa, Hossam E.A. Talaat , M.A. El-Sharkawy, K. Yassin, “H∞ and Fuzzy Load Frequency Controllers Applied to the Egyptian Power System”, Seventh int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 2000, Cairo, March 28-30, 2000, Conference Proceedings, pp.430-437.
54) A.Y. Abdelaziz, Hossam E.A. Talaat , A.I. Nosseir, A.A. Hajjar, “An Adaptive Protection Scheme for Optimal Over Current Relay Coordination in Interconnected Power Systems”, Seventh int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 2000, Cairo, March 28-30, 2000, Conference Proceedings, pp.556-561.
55) E.A. Mohamed, Hossam E.A. Talaat , E.A. Khamis, “ANN Based High Speed Fault Diagnosis System for an EHV Transmission Lines with Intermediate Loads”, Seventh int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 2000, Cairo, March 28-30, 2000, Conference Proceedings, pp.624-629.
56) Ammar Hajjar, A. Y. Abdelaziz, H. E. A. Talaat and A. I. Nosseir, “An Improved Formulation for Optimal Coordination of Overcurrent Relay Using Linear Programming Technique”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference of Electrical Engineering ICEENG’99, Military Technical College, Cairo, November 1999.
57) Hossam E.A. Talaat, S. El-Safty, M.M. Mansour, S. El-Debeiky, “ A Rule-Based Expert System for Distribution System Service Restoration”, IEEE Power Tech ’99 Conference, Budapest, 29 Aug– 2 Sept. 1999, Conference Proceedings, paper BT99-321-23.
58) Ammar A. Hajjar, A. Y. Abdelaziz, Hossam A. Talaat, and A. I. Nosseir, “Optimal Coordination Of Overcurrent Relays By Linear Programming: An Enhanced Problem Formulatin,” The 3th Regional Conference for Arab CIGRE Countries, Doha, Qatar, May 25-27, 1999.
59) A.A. Abbas, M.E. El-Hawary, Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.S. Morsy, "A Fuzzy Approach for Dynamic Security Assessment and Selection of Unstable Generators", 1999 Large Engineering Systems Conference on Power Engineering, Halifax, Canada, 27-29 May 1999.
60) Hossam E.A. Talaat, S.T El-Safty, S. El-Debeiky, M.M.Mansour, "Fuzzy Logic Based Load Estimation for Distribution System Restoration", Sixth int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 98, Mansoura, Dec. 15-17, 1998, Conference Proceedings, paper 6C3, Vol. II, pp.646-651.
61) Hossam E.A. Talaat, A. El Damaty, I. Qamar, H. El Gohary," Design of a power system stabilizer using a GA-based eigenvalue shift technique", Sixth int. middle east power systems conference, MEPCON 98, Mansoura, Dec. 15-17, 1998, Conference Proceedings, paper 3C3, Vol. I, pp.331-335.
62) A.M. Sharaf, R.M. El-Sharkawy, Hossam E.A. Talaat, M.A.L. Badr, "Novel alpha-transform distance relaying scheme", 1996 Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Calgary, Canada, May 26-29 1996, Conference Proceedings, Vol.II, paper 38.4, pp.754-757.
63) A.M. Darwish, E.M. Elkanzi, Hossam E.A. Talaat, "Industrial Training for Engineering Students", Regional Workshop on New Approaches to Engineering Education, Faculty of Engineering, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 2-4 April 1995.
64) Hossam E.A. Talaat, "PC- Based Interactive Graphics for Stability Analysis of Synchronous Generators", Proceedings of the Third Symposium of GCC Cigre, "Operation and Maintenance of Electric Power Generators" , Dubai, 6-7 May 1992.
65) Hossam E.A. Talaat, and M.M. Mansour, "Integration of Protection and Control for Enhanced System Performance", Proceedings of the Second Symposium on Electrical Energy in the UAE, "Interconnection of the UAE Power Networks", Paper #4.2, Al-Ain, 17-19 Nov. 1991.
66) M.M. Mansour, Hossam E.A. Talaat, and Ibrahim Labib, "Performance Evaluation of Fault Location Algorithms", Proceedings of Middle East Power System Conference, MEPCON-89, Gisa & Assiut, January 1989.
67) S.P. Hadi, R. Moret, H.E.A. Talaat "More Exact Method For Determining The Weighting Matrix Micromachine Laboratory Implementation", Int. Conference on Identification, Modelling And Simulation: Paris, France, June 22-24, 1987, pp. 185.
68) Hossam Talaat, and R. Moret, " A Microprocessor-Controlled Micro-machine System for Power System Stability Investigations", Proceedings of the IASTED Symposium, Modelling & Simulation, Lugano, June 24-26, 1985.
69) K. Rashid, Hossam Talaat, and R. Moret, " A Multimachine Power System Model Including Transient Saliency for Linear Optimal Control Application", Proceedings of the IASTED Symposium, Modelling & Simulation, Lugano, June 24-26, 1985.
70) Hossam Talaat, and R. Moret, " On-Line Adaptive Control of a Power System", Proceedings of the International Electrical, Electronics Conference & Exposition, Toronto, September 26-28,1983.
71) R. Moret, and Hossam Talaat, " Identification of Power System for On-Line Optimal Control", Proceedings of the IASTED, Applied Control & Identification, Copenhagen, June 28- July 1, 1983.
72) Hossam Talaat, and R. Moret, "Theoretical and Experimental Application of Optimal Control Theory to Electrical Power Systems", Proceedings of the IASTED, Applied Control & Identification, Copenhagen, June 28- July 1, 1983.
73) A. Abul'Wafa, M. Tawfik, R. Moret, and Hossam Talaat, "Power System Mathematical Models Suitable for Nonlinear Optimal Control Studies", Proceedings of the AMSE, Modelling & Simulation, Paris, July 1-3, 1982.

Educational and Research Projects:
74) Hossam E.A. Talaat and Essam Al-Ammar, “Impact of Distributed Generation on Reliability and Power Quality of Distribution Systems”, Final Report, Project#4, Saudi Aramco Chair in Electrical Power, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Feb. 2012.
75) Yasin Khan and Hossam E.A. Talaat, “Downed Conductors Detection”, Final Report, Project#1, Saudi Aramco Chair in Electrical Power, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Feb. 2012.
76) M. El-Kady, Hossam Talaat and A. Al-Ohaly, ”Integrated economy-security assessment of power systems”, Final Report, Research project of the Saudi Electricity Company # S0302, March 2005.
77) Hossam Talaat, A. Alsulaiman and A. Abdennour, “Design and Implementation of Fuzzy Logic Stabilizer for Improving Power System Stability”, Final Report, National research project # AR40, King Saud University, June 2007.
78) Hossam Talaat, “Adaptive Coordination of Overcurrent Relays”, Final Report, Research Grant# 2/427, Research Center of the College of Engineeing, King Saud University, Jan. 2008.
79) Hossam Talaat, “Microcontroller-Based Intelligent Transmission Line Fault locator”, Final Report, Research Grant# 38/422, Research Center of the College of Engineeing, King Saud Unversity, June 2005.
80) S. Al-Ghwainam and Hossam Talaat, “Effects of Electrical Supply Voltage Dips in Process Industry Applications”, Final Report, Research Grant# 12/425, Research Center of the College of Engineeing, King Saud Unversity, June 2007.

Consulting and Engineering Projects:
Saudi Aramco Design and Implementatio and Testing of a Pilot Project for High Impedance Fault Detection system 2010 - 2012
The Egyptian German Electrical Manufacturing Co. (EGEMAC) Design, Implementation and Testing of a prototype multi-function digital relay. The functions include: overcurrent (inverse and definite), thermal overload, unbalanced, fault recording. July 99 –Jul. 2000
Faculty of Girls – Ain Shams Univ. Modernizing of Distribution Network, Distribution Boards, and Distribution Transformers. Sep 1998-Oct 1999
Helwan Company for metalic industries (Military Factory 63) Study of upgrading and automating the Quadruple Rolling Mill Plant 1300. The study includes the detailed design of the distributed control system using PLC’s and a supervisory computer. Sep 1999
ADWIA- Egypt, 10th of Ramadan Project (factory of medicines) Complete Design for Electrical work: Distribution Boards, Networks, Fire Alarm System, etc... March - June 1998
Egyptian Electrical Cables Company Investigating the problem of power failure to the production line of high and medium voltage cables by installing a disturbance analyzer July 1998
International Company for cables Design of PCB's for control circuits of power converters May 1998
Ain Shams University Examining the distribution boards and networks at various locations of the University to check if they comply with specifications (Committee of Inquiry) January 1998
International Company for cables 10th of Ramadan Study of Development and Upgrading of Production Line of Telephone Cables using PLC and supervisory computer Sept. 1997
International Company for cables 10th of Ramadan Study of Load Characteristics of the factory using a data acquisition system Mar. 1997

Supervised Thesis:
Ph. D. Thesis Supervised
1- High-Phase Order Power Transmission Lines Relaying Approach Based
on the Wavelet Analysis of the Fault Generated Traveling Waves June 2001
2- Emergency Control of Synchronous Generators Using Artificial Intellligence Mar 2000
3- Artificial Intellligence Based Load Frequency Control of Multi-Area Systems Oct 1999
4- Distribution System Service Restoration Using Artificial Intellligence Oct 1998
M.Sc. Thesis Supervised Defence Date
1. Optimal Design of Protection Schemes for Distribution Networks Including Distributed Generation May 2015
2. Design, Implementation and Experimental Investigation of an Artificial Intelligence Based Power System Stabilizer Apr. 2015
3. Local Islanding Detection Using Intelligent Techniques Feb. 2015
4. Protection of AC Feeding System for Electrified Railways Jan. 2015
5. Intelligent Management System for Motor Control Centers Dec. 2014
6. Smart Current Differential Protection for Transmission Lines Aug. 2014
7. Adaptive Distance Protection for Power Networks with FACTS Jun. 2014
8. Simulation, Analysis and Assessment of Voltage Sag (dip) in Distribution Networks Feb. 2014
9. Adaptive Protection Scheme For Distribution Network With Distributed Generation Feb. 2014
10. Maximum Power Point Tracking of Grid Connected Photovoltaic Using Artificial Neural Networks" Jul. 2012
11. Digital relay Performance During Power Quality Disturbances Dec. 2010
12. Distance Relaying under Arcing Fault Conditions Sep. 2010
13. Reconfiguration of Distribution Networks for Load Balancing Using Ant-Colony Optimization Technique Jun. 2007
14. Microprocessor-based Real Time Digital Simulator for Protective Relaying Testing Jun. 2005
15. Power Transmission System fault Classification using AI Technique Sep. 2000
16. Optimum load shedding Techniques for Power Systems Jun. 2000
17. GA Approach for Load Frequency Control of Power Systems Sep. 1999
18. Adaptive Coordination of Overcurrent Relays in Distribution Networks Jul. 1999
19. AI Based Approach for Protective Relaying Schemes Aug. 1997
20. Pattern Recognition Technique for Out-Of-Step Protection Jan. 1990
21. Methods of locating Short Circuit Positions in Electrical Power Networks Jul. 1989

Other:
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