King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

Electrical Engineering Department

Associate Professor



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My Contact Information


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P.O. Box 1151, KFUPM, Dhahran-31261, Saudi Arabia.

Office Location

Building 59, Room 1081


Principal Publications

  • Mahmoud Kassas, Modeling and Simulation of Residential HVAC Systems Energy
    Consumption; The 5th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Information
    Technology (SEIT 2015), Procedia Computer Science 52 (2015) Pages 754-763

  • A. Sabir and M. Kassas, "A Novel and Simple Hybrid Fuzzy/PI Controller for Brushless DC Motor Drives,'' Automatika - Journal for Control, Measurement, Electronics, Computing and
    communications 2015 (Accepted)

  • Chokri Belhadj Ahmed, Mahmoud Kassas, Syed Essamuddin Ahmed; LabVIEW Based PV Panel Online Characteristics and Parameters Estimation; The 5th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Information Technology (SEIT 2015), Procedia Computer Science 52 (2015) 876-882.

  • Shuja, S.Z., Yilbas, B.S., and Kassas, M. ;Entropy generation due flow passing over the porous block in the cavity; Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, Volume 15, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 16-24.

  • A. Sabir, M. Kassas, A Simple Composite Fuzzy/PI Controller for High Performance Control of Brushless DC Motor Drive, In Proc. 8th IEEE GCC Conference, Oman, Feb. 2015.

  • M. Kassas and Naseer Ahmed, “Embedded implementation of the SVPWM using lookup tables”, Accepted by Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering (AJSE), April, 2013.

  • M. Kassas, “Analysis of 12-Pulse Rectifier Operation Under Balanced and Unbalanced Voltage Source With Input Impedance”, Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering (AJSE), March, 2013.

  • Chokri Belhadj Ahmed, Mahmoud Kassas, and Syed Essamuddin Ahmed, “PV-Standalone Monitoring System Performance Using LabVIEW”, Accepted for publication in 2013 International Conference on Smart Grid and Clean Energy Technologies, 11-13 October 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

  • Chokri Belhadj Ahmed, , Syed Essamuddin Ahmed,and Mahmoud Kassas, PV Generator Performance Using Cassy System”, Accepted for publication in the International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), 20-23 October, 2013, Madrid, Spain.

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My Research Interests

My research experiences cover diversified fields in basic research and power engineering applications. These fields are:
  • Study of material properties and some related applications in electronic devices.

  • Power Electronics & Power System applications.

  • Programmable Logic Controllers applications.

  • The effect of electronic switching, harmonics, on the quality of power systems.

  • E-Learning online courses development in Microelectronics & Power Systems.

  • more.. 


My Office Hours

Monday-Wed. 10:00-11:00 and Tuesday 1:05-14:00 OR by oppintment

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