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Nusrat Husain
Assistant Professor
Department of Electronics and Power Engineering

PNEC
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Habib Ibrahim Rehmatullah Road, Karachi
Tel : +92-21-48503067

Specialization
Electrical Power Systems, HVDC Transmission Lines, Modular Multi-Level Converters

Education
PhD in Electronics Engineering, NED UET, Pakistan (In Progress), M.E in Electrical Power Systems Engineering, NED UET, Pakistan, B.E. in Electrical Engineering, NED UET, Pakistan

Assistant Professor Nusrat Husain is serving PNEC for the last 12 years. He also possesses professional experience of about 5 years in various industries. He is highly dedicated and caring faculty member and over the years, he has earned great repute among the students and faculty. He has a passion of teaching. He likes to explore new ideas, technologies and concepts.

In the Department of Electronics & Power Engineering, Mr. Nusrat Husain has been responsible for organizing industrial visits, internships, job drives for the students and assist them in getting foreign scholarships for further higher studies. He has also played a great role in college self-assessment programs, PEC accreditation visits, curriculum development, organization of IEEE IC4 Conferences and establishment of MoUs between PNEC-NUST and Chinese Universities.

Beyond his teaching and services, he is also involved in research and development activities.His dedication to teaching, services, and research places him among the very best teacher at this institute.

Supervising Final Year BE Projects

Journal Research Papers

S.No

Name of Authors

Title of Paper

Title of Journal, ISSN, Volume, Number or Issue No, Pages No. and Date of Publication, Web-link

Whether Funded by NUST

1

Ashraf Yahya, Nusrat Husain, Dr Syed M Usman Ali

Multilevel Inverter-a survey for MV and HV applications

International Journal of Scientific & Engineering  Research, Volume 6, Issue 1, pp  1453 -1460, January-2015 ISSN 2229-5518

No

2

Ashraf Yahya, Talha Waqar, Nusrat Husain, Dr Syed M Usman Ali

Hybrid Multilevel Topology Based High Power Quality Inverter

Journal Of Engineering Science And Technology 2(9):3159-40, October 2015 

No

3

M Naveed Malik, Ateeb Iftikhar, M Asim Siddiqui,  Nusrat Husain and Akif Nadeem

LOAD FLOW ANALYSIS OF AN EHT NETWORK USING ETAP®

Journal of Multidisciplinary Engineering Science and Technology (JMEST) ISSN: 2458-9403 Vol. 3 Issue 6, June – 2016

No


Conference Research Papers

S.No

Name of Authors

Title of Paper

Title of Conference, dates, Country, Web-link

1

A.R. Shaikh, A.S. Larik, M.A. Mahar, Ashraf Yahya, Asst. Prof Nusrat Husain

Improving Transmission system performance using Power Electronics based FACTS controllers

IEEEP annual symposium Karachi ,16 April 2009

2   

Talal Khan Zai, Asst. Professor Nusrat Husain, Qamar Zia, Muhammad Usman

Applications of Advanced Power Electronics in Harnessing Electrical Power from DFIG and PMSG Based Wind Farms and Associated Power Quality Issues

International Conference on Engineering & Emerging Technologies (ICEET), Superior University Lahore (March 20 – 21, 2014)

 

3   

Talal Khan Zai, Asst. Professor Nusrat Husain, Qamar Zia, Muhammad Usman

Stand-Alone and Grid Connected Operations of Wind Turbine under different Circumstances

1st International Young Engineers Convention (FIYEC), Lahore (April 18 – 20, 2014)

 

4   

Talal Khan Zai, Asst. Professor Nusrat Husain, Qamar Zia, Muhammad Usman

Advanced Trends in Harnessing Electrical Power by Wind Farms using DFIG and Back-to-Back Converters

29th IEEEP Student Research Seminar, MUET Jamshoro (February 22, 2014)

 

5

S. Fahad Bin Shakil, Asst. Professor Nusrat Husain, M.Daniyal Wasim, Shayan Junaid

Improving the performance and efficiency of power networks using power electronics based FACTS controllers

International Conference on Energy Systems and Policies, Islamabad (ICESP-2014) 

6

Syed Shaheer Khurshid,

Asst. Professor Nusrat Husain,

M. Arsalan Mushtaq,

Usman Farooq

Interconnection of Asynchronous Power Grids Using VSC-HVDC Systems

International Multi-topic Conference (IMTIC) Mehran University Jamshoro Pakistan, 11-13 Feb 2015

7

Nusrat Husain, Ashraf Yahya, S M Usman Ali

Modular Multilevel Converters - An
Emerging Trend in Advanced HVDC Systems

4th International conference on Energy, environment, and sustainable
development (EESD-2016),1-3 Nov 16, Mehran University ET


Trainings

Seminars

 

1

International Summit on Wind Energy

3 Nov 2016, at Marriot Hotel Karachi

 

2

CPD framework for Professional development of Engineers (0.5 CPD )

PEC, PNEC auditorium, 20 Aug2013

 

3

Power Generation from Thar Coal

IEP FPCCI 2008

 

Workshops

 

4

One day workshop on “The outcome based assessment system of Accreditation & education” (1.0 CPD point)

PEC, PNEC auditorium

2014

5

Best Practices in Adult Teaching

Teacher Development Center, PNEC 2012

 

6

LMS Training

PNEC 2012

 

7

Development of Instructional Skills, In Perspective of Modern Era

PN School of Management 2012

 

 

8

Matlab Fundamentals

PNEC 2011

 

9

PLCs

CCEE, NED University, 2009

 

10

ISO 9001-2002

SGS Pvt. Limited 2005

 

11

Terco Scan Drive Training

Technology Links 2006

 

12

On Power Plant Performance and Economics

KESC 2005

13

MS Office Advanced

CCEE, NED University, 2004

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Over 12 years of teaching experience at NUST; courses taught are:


-  Power Engineering

-  Power System Analysis & Design

-  Power Generation

-  Power Transmission

-  Power Distribution & Utilization

-  Power System Protection

-  Power System Operation & Control

-  Power Electronics

-  Basic Electronics

-  Electrical Engineering

-  Electric Circuits Analysis

-  Engineering Economics

-  Electrical Machines and Drives

-  Electrical Machine Design & Equipment Training


About 5 years of industry work experience, working in the following organizations at Pakistan:

-  Karachi Electric Supply Corporation (Plant Maintenance Engineer)

-  Pakistan Space & Upper Atmosphere Commission (Electrical Maintenance Manager)

-  Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (Fellow)