School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Adib Allahham

Research Associate

Background

Background

I am a research associate for the School of Engineering at University of Newcastle with an area of expertise in power system.

Qualifications:

Ph.D. Control Engineering, University of Joseph Fourier - Grenoble - France, October 2008.

M.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Institute of Technology of Grenoble, France, Sept 2004.

B.Sc. Power Systems Engineering, Damascus University, Syria, 1999.

Current projects:

I am a member of the Power Systems Research group and currently work on a number of projects covering various aspects of power systems, smart grids, and energy systems integration

  • National Centre for Energy Systems Integration – CESI (EPSRC)
  • integrated Smart GRID Cross-Functional Solutions for Optimized Synergetic Energy Distribution, Utilization Storage Technologies – inteGRIDy (European Commission H2020 project).
  • Energy Autonomous Community in Isle of Wight (InnovateUK)
  • Innovative Peer to Peer Electricity Sharing Towards the Development of Smart and Cooperative Microgrids (Royal Academy of Engineering (Newton Fund))
  • Advanced Teaching and Training on Smart Grid and Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Systems (European Commission Erasmus project)

Research

My main research Interests Includes multi-vector energy systems, smart grids, electricity distribution, and off-grid power sectors.

Recent publications:

  • Khawaja, Y., Allahham, A., Giaouris, D., Patsios, C., Walker, S. and Qiqieh, I., 2019. An integrated framework for sizing and energy management of hybrid energy systems using finite automata. Applied Energy, 250, pp.257-272.
  • Mahdi Habibi, Vahid Vahidinasab, Adib Allahham, Damian Giaouris, Phil Taylor, "Coordinated Storage and Flexible Loads as a Network Service Provider: a Resilience-Oriented Paradigm", the 28th IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, Vancouver, Canada, June 2019.
  • Adib Allahham, David Greenwood, Charalampos Patsios, "Incorporating Ageing Parameters into Optimal Energy Management of Distribution Connected Energy Storage", the 25th International Conference on Electricity Distribution, Madrid, Spain, June 2019.
  • Waseem Saeed, Ghaith Warkozek, Adib Allahham, "An Approach for Energy Management in Fuel Cell Vehicle (Modeling and Simulation)", the International Conference on Innovative Applied Energy (IAPE 19), London, United Kingdom, March 2019.
  • Hamid Hosseini, Adib Allahham, Phil Taylor, "Techno-Economic-Environmental Analysis of Integrated Operation of Gas and Electricity Networks", in The proceedings of International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2018), Florence, Italy, May 2018.
  • Chaudhry Jibran Javaid, Adib Allahham, Damian Giaouris, Simon Blake, Phil Taylor, "Modelling of a Hybrid Energy System Using Automata", in The UK Energy Storage Conference, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, March 2018.
  • Yara Khawaja, Adib Allahham, Damian Giaouris, Charalampos Patsios, and Mohamed Dahidah, "Supervision Control and Energy Management Strategies for Grid-Connected Microgrids using Finite Automata", in The UK Energy Storage Conference, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, March 2018.
  • Hamid Hosseini, Adib Allahham, "Techno-Economic-Environmental Analysis of Integrated Gas and Electricity Distribution Networks with Energy Storage", in The UK Energy Storage Conference, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, March 2018.
  • J Yi, C Pages, Adib Allahham, D Giaouris, C Patsios, "Modelling and simulation of a smartgrid architecture for a real distribution network in the UK", in The 9th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD2018), Liverpool, United Kingdom, Liverpool, June 2018.
  • Chaudhry Jibran Javaid, Adib Allahham, Damian Giaouris, Simon Blake, Phil Taylor , "Modelling of a Virtual Power Plant Using Hybrid Automata", in The 9th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD2018), Liverpool, United Kingdom, Liverpool, June 2018.






    Teaching

    I have worked in industry and teaching in an overseas university.

    I have supervised and helped in the assessment of several PhD and MSc students to completion

    Publications