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Ahsan Ashfaq
Lecturer
Department of Electronics and Power Engineering

PNEC
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
NUST - PNEC Habib Ibrahim Rehmatullah Road, Karachi
Tel : +923368303463

Specialization
Power System and its automation, Optimization of Power Systems using heuristic algorithms.

Education
MS in Power System and Automation, NCEPU, CHINA B.E. in Electrical Engineering, PNEC-NUST, Pakistan

Mr. Ahsan Ashfaq has done MS from North China Electric Power University. His current research includes optimization of power systems by using genetic algorithms and stochastic demand side management. He likes to explore new ideas, technologies and concepts.
-  Power System Optimization
-  Demand Side Management
-  Genetic Algorithm
-  Particle Swarm Optimization
•    A Chance-Constrained Programming Based Renewable Resources Included Generation Expansion Planning Method And Its Application
-    Yingyun, Sun, Han Tao, and Ahsan Ashfaq. "A Chance-Constrained Programming Based Renewable Resources Included Generation Expansion Planning Method and Its Application." Power and Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC), 2012 Asia-Pacific. IEEE, 2012.
 
•    Optimization of Economic dispatch problem integrated with stochastic Demand Side Response
-    Ashfaq, Ahsan, Sun Yingyun, and Akif Zia Khan. "Optimization of economic dispatch problem integrated with stochastic demand side response." Intelligent Energy and Power Systems (IEPS), 2014 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2014.
 
•    Optimization of Economic Load Dispatch Problem by Linear Programming Modified Methodology
-    Ashfaq, Ahsan, and Akif Zia Khan. "Optimization of Economic Load Dispatch Problem by Linear Programming Modified Methodology."
 
•    Generation expansion planning considering externalities for large scale integration of renewable energy
-    Khan, Akif Zia, Sun Yingyun, and Ahsan Ashfaq. "Generation expansion planning considering externalities for large scale integration of renewable energy." Intelligent Energy and Power Systems (IEPS), 2014 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2014.
 
•    Generation Expansion Planning Considering the Equilibrium Between System Reliability and Cost: A Pakistani Case Study
-    Khan, Akif Zia, et al. "Generation Expansion Planning Considering the Equilibrium Between System Reliability and Cost: A Pakistani Case Study."
 
 
He has been teaching for over 1.5 years in NUST, Karachi, Pakistan

Courses taught:
-  Power System Analysis
-  Industrial Electronics
-  Control Systems
-  Electronic Circuit and Design
-  Electrical Machines
-  Robotics