Full Name:
Mahmoud Abdallah Attia Ibrahim
Academic Rank:
Assistant Professor
ASU Email:
mahmoud.abdullah@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Electrical Power and Machines Engineering
Graduation Year:
2005

Mahmoud Abdallah Attia, He received B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Ain Shams University (ASU), Egypt in 2005, 2010 and 2015 respectively. He has joined ASU teaching stuff since 2007. He authored many journal and conference papers. He is a reviewer for power component and systems journal, Ain Shams Engineering Journal Elsevier and International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems. 2009, He was in Technical committee of ASU international conference ASCEE-3.
He was a Member of "Continuous Improvement & Quality Assurance Unit of Faculty of engineering ASU" till 2017. He is the author of books 'Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices in Electrical Power Systems: A Genetic Algorithm Based Approach', in April 2013 and ‘Enhancing Power System Performance with Growing Wind Power Penetration: optimal Allocation of FACTS', in July 2015 LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing.


Degrees:
PhD Degree - Electrical Engineering – (2011–2015) Ain-Shams University, Cairo, EG
Research Subject: Application of FACTS to Enhance the Performance of Power System with Growing Wind Power Penetration

M.Sc. Degree - Electrical Engineering – (2007–2010) Ain-Shams University, Cairo, EG
Research Subject: Allocation of FACTS Devices Using New Optimization Techniques

B.Sc. Degree - Electrical Engineering – (2000–2005) Ain-Shams University, Cairo, EG
Graduation Project: Design of interior wiring and distribution networks for a large housing complex
Special Achievements: - B.Sc. Grade - Rank - % : Distinction - 2 - 93.93 %
- Cumulative Grade- Rank - % : Distinction with Honor - 4 - 89.14 %
Awards:
Not Available
Books:
 The author of book 'Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices in Electrical Power Systems: A Genetic Algorithm Based Approach', LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, April 2013.

 The author of book ‘Enhancing Power System Performance with Growing Wind Power Penetration: optimal Allocation of FACTS', LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, July 2015.

Published Research:
 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy and M. A. Attia, 'Optimal Location of TCSC in Power Systems for Increasing Loadability by Genetic Algorithm', Electric Power Components and Systems Journal, Vol. 39, No. 13, August 2011, pp. 1373-1387.

 Almoataz Y. Abdelaziz, Metwally A. El-Sharkawy & Mahmoud A. Attia, “Optimal Location of Thyristor-Controlled Series Compensation and Static VAR Compensator to Enhance Steady-state Performance of Power System with Wind Penetration”, Electric Power Components and Systems Journal,Vol. 43, September 2015, pp. 1999-2009.

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy and M. A. Attia, ‘A Genetic Algorithm Based Approach for Optimal Location of TCSC Devices Considering System Loadability’, International Journal on Power System Optimization, Vol. 3, No. 1, January-June 2011, pp. 27-32.

 Almoataz Youssef Abdelaziz, Metwally Awd El-Sharkawy and Mahmoud Abdallah Attia, ‘Optimal Location of TCSC Devices to Assist Wind Penetration & Operation’, Journal of Energy and Power Sources, , www.ethanpublishing.com, Vol. 2, No. 5, 2015.


 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. Elsharkawy and M. A. Attia, 'TCSC and SVC Optimal Location to Improve the Performance of Power System with Wind Penetration', Emerging Trends in Electrical, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering: An international Journal (EEIEJ), Vol. 1. No. 1, February 2014, pp. 1-17.

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. Elsharkawy and M. A. Attia, 'Comparison of Series and Shunt FACTS to Improve the Performance of Power System with Wind Penetration', International Journal of Advances in Power Systems (IJAPS), Vol. 1, No. 2, September 2013.

 Mahmoud A. Attia, Hany M. Hasanien, A.Y. Abdelaziz “Performance enhancement of power systems with wave energy using gravitational search algorithm based TCSC devices”, issue. 4, Vol. 19, Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, ELSEVIER 2016.

 Ibrahim M. Diaa, Niveen M. Badra, Mahmoud A. Attia, “Harmony Search and Nonlinear Programming Based Hybrid Approach to Enhance Power System Performance with Wind Penetration” issue 7, vol 7, International Electrical Engineering Journal (IEEJ), 2016.

 Ibrahim M. Diaa, Niveen M. Badra and Mahmoud A. Attia, “Harmony Search Algorithm and Teaching-Learning-Based Optimization Approaches to Enhance Power System Performance”issue 10, vol. 34 , World Applied Sciences Journal (WASJ), 2016.

 Almoataz Y. Abdelaziz, Metwally A. El-Sharkawy & Mahmoud A. Attia, “Reactive Power Control to Assist Wind Penetration without Effect on System Operation”, Vol. 7, International Electrical Engineering Journal (IEEJ), 2016.

 AHMED M. MOSAAD, MAHMOUD A. ATTIA & ALMOATAZ Y. ABDELAZIZ “Optimization techniques to tune the PID and PIDA controllers for AVR performance enhancement” accepted for November 2016 – January 2017 issue of i-manager's Journal on Instrumentation and Control Engineering.


Published Research in Confernces:
 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy, M. A. Attia, and E. F. El-Saadany, ‘Optimal Location of Series FACTS to Improve the Performance of Power System with Wind Penetration’, Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting, July 27 - 31, 2014, National Harbor, MD (Washington, DC Metro Area), USA.

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy, M. A. Attia, Y.G. Hegazy, ‘A Genetic Algorithm for Optimal Allocation of FACTS to enhance power system performance with wind penetration’, 2nd International Conference on Engineering and Technology ICET 2014, German University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt, 19-20 April 2014.

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy and M. A. Attia, ‘Optimal Allocation of TCSC Devices Using Genetic Algorithms’, Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Middle-East Power Systems Conference MEPCON’10, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, December 2010, pp. 428-432.

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy, M. A. Attia, ‘Optimal Location of FACTS Devices to Reduce Wind Variation Effect on Power System’, Accepted for publication in Proceedings of the Sixteenth International Middle East Power Systems Conference, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, December 23-25, 2014 (MEPCON'14)

 A. Y. Abdelaziz, M. A. El-Sharkawy, M. A. Attia, and B. K. Panigrahi, ' Genetic Algorithm Based Approach for Optimal Allocation of TCSC for Power System Loadability Enhancement ', Proceedings of Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing Conference (SEMCCO 2012), December 20 –22, 2012, Institute of Technical Education and Research, SOA University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.




Educational and Research Projects:
Not Available
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Supervised Thesis:

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WORK EXPERIENCE

 Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University, EG (July 2007 – Present)
Teaching Assistant (July 2007 – June 2015), Assistant professor (May 2015 – Present)
Job Title :- Teaching Assistant (July 2007 – June 2015),
- Assistant professor (June 2015 – Present)
Job Responsibilities : - Researches & Teaching in the electrical engineering field
- Participating in the preparation of quality requirements
- Participating in the ASU consultancy office activities

 National Institute of Standards, EG ( July 2006 – July 2007)
Job Title : Research Assistant
Job Responsibilities : - Researches in the electrical metrology field
- Calibration of Electrical equipment

 Hassan Allam Sons, EG ( October 2005 – July 2006 )
Job Title : Electrical Engineer (full time)
Job Responsibilities : - Technical study of projects
- Cost estimate analysis
- Preparation of technical and commercial offers