dr. abdel-aal h. mantawy


Associate Professor


Dr. A. H. Mantawy received the B.Sc. and the M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Ain Shams University, Egypt, in 1982 and 1988 respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from King Fahd University Of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia, in 1997. 

Dr. Mantawy worked with the electrical power and machines dept. at Ain Shams University as a graduate assistant then as a lecturer.  Also he was a lecturer and currently an assistant professor at the Dept. of Elect. Engineering at KFUPM. 

His research interests include: application of optimization methods to electric power systems, applications of artificial intelligence techniques to electric power systems, power systems analysis and control and optimal power systems operation and planning.

He designed many Application Programs for Electric Power Systems Problems e.g. Load Flow, Short Circuit, Unit Commitment, Economic Dispatch and Planning. Utilized many of the available application programs packages e.g. CYME programs, MAREL and ETAP.

He has done consulting both in Egypt and kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the area of distribution systems design, analysis and planning. He worked in the design and preparation of specifications and tender documents of distribution networks for industrial, commercial and residential buildings.

Dr. Mantawy worked as a visiting research professor at Dalehoise University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in the period July-August 2000 and July-August 2001. Done a research work with the power research group of Professor M. El-Hawary.

Dr. Mantawy is a member of the IEEE (Institute of Electric and Electronic Engineers) and a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Egypt.

Dr. Mantawy published more than 50 Journal and conferences papers.