Prof. Hussein A Kazem

Prof. Hussein A Kazem

Dr Hussein A Kazem

Phone: +968 26850100 Extn: 168
Location: Barka building, Office no: 321

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Hussien Kazem has earned his BSc, MSc, and Ph.D. from Iraq and the United Kingdom, respectively. He has been in academia since 1995 as a lecturer at Al-Mamon College, the University of Technology, Al Tahady University, Sohar University, Newcastle University, and the National University of Malaysia. Hussein has been involved in academia and research for the past quarter-century and is affiliated with professional organisations and engineering groups.He has organised, attended, and served as a referee for several conferences, symposiums, and workshops.He is the author of numerous works on renewable energy and power electronics/quality, including more than 230 papers published in scientific journals and conferences, around 50 invited lectures, and seven books. Dr Hussein is the recipient of the Vice Chancellor Award for Research and Industry from Sohar University. He has also received numerous national and international honours. He is a co-inventor on two patents. He had graduated more than 55 BSc, 8 MSc, and 5 PhD students under his supervision. Dr Hussein is considered among the top 2% of scientists in the world by Stanford University (2019-2022).


  • PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, UK, 2009
  • MSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Technology, Iraq, 1994
  • BSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Technology, Iraq, 1991

Teaching Interest

  • Renewable & Sustainable Energy
  • Advance Electronics & Power Electronics Design
  • Power Electronics
  • Electrical machines and drive
  • Electrical Circuit Analysis
  • Power Systems Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Calculus and Linear Algebra
  • Renewable & Energy Management
  • Fundamental of Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Systems and Sustainable Development
  • Calculus and Statistics
  • Introduction to Digital Systems

Research Interest

  • Photovoltaic. Photovoltaic Power Systems. PV/T
  • Renewable Energy
  • Hybrid Renewable Energy Systems Optimization
  • Power Electronics and Power Quality
  • Power Systems and Electrical Machines

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