Selected Conference Papers

Dr. Saad Alam

1. M.I. Khan, S.Varshney, Y. Rafat, M. S. Alam, “Feasibility Analysis of Human to Nano Grid (H2N) Model”, 43rd Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2017), Beijing, China, 29th Oct-1st Nov, 2017

2. M. Asaad, F. Ahmad, M. S. Alam, Y. Rafat, “IoT Enabled Electric Vehicles Battery Monitoring System” 1st EAI International Conference on Internet of Things assisted Smart Grid, Sault St. Marie, Canada, July 11th-13th, 2017

3. M. M. Hussain, M. S. Alam, M.M. S. Beg, M. Assad, “Viability of Fog Methodologies in IoT aware Smart Grid Architectures” 1 st EAI International Conference on Internet of Things assisted Smart Grid, Sault St. Marie, Canada, July 11th-13th, 2017

4. M. S. Shemami, M. S. Alam, M. S. Jamil Asghar, “Load shedding mitigation through plug-in electric Vehicle-to-Home system”, IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC) 2017, pp: 799 – 804, Chicago, USA, June 22nd-24th 2017

5. Vatsala, A. Ahmad, , M. S. Alam, R C Chaban, “Efficiency Enhancement of Wireless Charging for Electric Vehicles through Reduction of Coil Misalignment”, IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC) 2017, pp: 21-26, Chicago, USA, June 22nd-24th 2017

6. Z. A. Khan, , M. S. Alam, Y. Rafat, “A Review of the Electric Vehicle Charging Techniques, Standards, Progression and Evolution of EV Technologies in Germany”, 6th Conference on Future Automotive Technology (TUM - COFAT), Munich, Germany, May 9th-10th, 2017

7. M. M. Hussain, , M. S. Alam, M.M. S. Beg, H. Malik, “A Risk Averse Business Model for Smart Charging of Electric Vehicles”, 1st International conference on smart systems, innovations and computing (SSIC), Jaipur, India, April 15th-16th, 2017

8. F. Ahmad, , M. S. Alam, M Shahidehpour, A. Awasthy, R. Suri, “Power Exchange and its Significance to Enhance the Deployment of Smart Microgrids in India and Key Barriers in its Adoption”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

9. M. Asaad, P. Shrivastava, , M. S. Alam, Y. Rafat, R. K. Pillai, “Viability of Electric Vehicle in India: A Public Opinion Survey”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

10. W. Khan, F. Ahmad, A. Ahmad, , M. S. Alam, “Feasibility Analysis of Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Deployment in India”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

11. M M.Hussain, M. Saqib, M. Saad Alam, M.M. S. Beg, A. Sawant, “xEVs Charging Management through Cloud Computing”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

12. Vatsala, R. H. Khan, Y. Varshney, A. Ahmad, , M. S. Alam, R C Chaban, “Challenges and Potential Solution for the Deployment of Wireless Charging Infrastructure for xEVs in India”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

13. M. Yaqzan, Y. Rafat, S. Abdullah, , M. S. Alam, “Thermal Management Solutions of Lithium-ion Energy Storage Batteries for xEV deployment in North India”, India Smart Grid Forum Week 2017, New Delhi, India, March 7th-10th, 2017

14. M. S. Shemami, M. Saad Alam, M.Sefid, “Economic Aspect of Plug-in Electric Vehicle-to-Home System (V2H)”, Int. Symposium on Resistive Economy: Action & Implementation”, New Delhi, India, March 9th-10th, 2017

15. M. Gupta, Y. Rafat, M.S. Alam, "Well to Wheel cum Tailpipe Emission Analysis: ICE vs. xEV", SAE Symposium on International Automotive Technology, Pune, India, January 18th-21st, 2017

16. P. Shrivastava, M. S. Alam, Y. Rafat, “Comparative Study of Charging and Discharging Characteristic of Ni-Mh, Li-ion, and Lead Acid Battery”, 3rd International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Engineering Trends, Communication Optimization and Sciences (EEECOS), pp. 703-709, Tadepalligudem, India, June 1st-2nd, 2016

17. M. S. Alam, H. Zaidi, S. Khan, H. Rahman, “Solar Powered xEV Charging Station at AM,” National Conf. on Mechanical Engineering: Ideas, Innovations & Initiatives (NCMEI3-2016), Aligarh, India, April 1-2, 2016

18. G. Chaudhry, P. Shrivastava, M. S. Alam, Y. Rafat, “Estimates Of Emissions From Thermal Plants In India And Method To Reduce Down These Emissions And Running Cost Of Air Conditioner,” Global Conference on Renewable Energy (GCRE-2016), NIT, Patna, India, March 04-06, 2016

19. M. S. Alam, M D. Siddique, S. M. Amrr, M. U. Ashraf and M.F. Azeem, “Maximum Power Point Tracking and Genetic Algorithm based Fuzzy Logic Control for a Constant Load in a Solar PV System,” National Conf. on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ETEEE-2015), New Delhi, India, Feb 2-3rd, 2015

20. R. Linton, M. Mohamed, M. Alqarni, M.S. Alam “Wind power generation for lighting SVSU parking lot,” SVSU SE&T Symposium, April 22, 2011

21. D. Whiteing, H. Alhajji, S. Qumar, M.S. Alam, “ Off Grid Wind Power for a Vacation Cottage” SVSU SE&T Symposium, MI, USA, April 22, 2011

22. B. Jones, M. Gehrcke, T. Houston, M.S. Alam , “Standalone Wind Power Generation System for Remote Locations,” SVSU SE&T Symposium, MI, USA, April 22, 2011

23. B. Rayan, M. S. Alam, “Design and Modeling of a Solar Autonomous Ship”, SVSU SE&T Symposium, 2011

24. B. Barnes, J. Hakel, A. Alqhtani, M. S. Alam, “Feasibility of Off-Grid Residential Photovoltaic System Utilizing Hydrogen Storage,” Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters Annual Conference, University Center, MI, USA. March 11, 2011

25. C. Chalabian, J. Nitz, V. Parimoo, M. S. Alam, “Solar Powered Plug-in Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Charging Station at SVSU,” 115th Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters Annual Conference, University Center, MI, USA, March 11, 2011

26. K. Cieszlak, A. Malott, M. McClelland, M. S. Alam, “Residential Vs. Large Scale Feasibility of Solar PV Installation,” Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters Annual Conf., MI, USA, March 2011

27. M. Spreeman, H. Jacobs, M. Plachta, M. S. Alam, “Design of a Photovoltaic Array for Founder’s Hall of SVSU,” 115th Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters Annual Conference, MI, USA, March 11, 2011

28. W. Sheets, J. McKeith, H. Alrafie, M. S. Alam, “Solar Fresnel Lenses Powered Sterling Engine,” 115th Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters Annual Conf., University Center, MI, USA, March 11, 2011

29. M. S. Alam, “Price Based Unit Commitment: A Key to the Deregulated Power Market,” International Conference on Power Instrumentation Energy and Control, Aligarh, UP, India, Feb. 12 13, 2011

30. F.I. Baksh, M. S. Alam, “Comparative Study of Alternative Energy Vehicles: State of the Art Review,” International Conference on Power Instrumentation Energy and Control, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh UP, India, Feb. 12-13, 2011

31. M. S. Alam, A. T. Alouani, “Hardware in the Loop Verification of the Dynamic Model of a Photovoltaic Module for MPPT,” National Conf. on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Aligarh, UP, India, Nov. 2010

32. M. S. Alam, D. W. Gao, “Modeling and Analysis of a Wind/PV/Fuel Cell Hybrid Power System in HOMER,” IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA 2007), Hurbin, China, May 23-25, 2007

34. M. S. Alam, M. F. Azeem, “Potential Role of Battery Energy Storage System in the Competitive Electricity Market,” Mid-South Area Engineering and Sciences Conf. (MAESC 2007), Oxford, MS, USA, May 17-18, 2007

35. M. S. Alam, M. F. Azeem, “Economics and Sustainability of Generation, Storage and Distribution of Electric Power by a Hybrid PV-Wind System,” Mid-South Area Engineering and Sciences Conference, Oxford, MS, USA, May 17-18, 2007

36. M. S. Alam, M. F. Azeem, “Facts, Issues and Future Perspectives of Hydrogen Technology,” MidSouth Area Engineering and Sciences Conf. (MAESC 2007), Oxford, MS, USA, May 17-18, 2007.

37. M. S. Alam, M. F. Azeem, “Design and Analysis of a Hybrid PV/Fuel Cell/Battery Power System: Validation of the Model Through Case Study of Thar Desert in India,” Industrial Applications on Energy Syst. Conf., Sohar, Oman, April 3-4, 2007

38. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao, “Design and Analysis of a Hybrid Wind/PV/Fuel Cell Power System: Validation of the Model Using Hybrid Optimization Model for Electric Renewable for Remote Area Power Supply,” IEEE SECON, Richmond, VA, USA, March 22-25, 2007

39. M. S. Alam, M.F. Azeem, “An Introductory Overview of Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices for Hybrid Distributed Generation Systems for Stand Alone Applications,” National Conference on Recent Trends in Energy Engineering and Management, Kolhapur, MH, India, March 2-3, 2007

40. M. S. Alam, M.F. Azeem, “Prequel of Hydrogen Technology as the Future of Energy,” National Conference on Recent Trends in Energy Engineering and Management, Kolhapur, MH, India, March 2-3, 2007

41. M. S. Alam, T. Taher, M. Khader, A. Lateef, R. Kizilel, “Design, Analysis and Hardware Development of a Novel Prototype Hybrid Hydrogen Fuel Cell and Lithium-ion Battery ZIPiR3 Senior Disability Vehicle,” IEEE International Conference on Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, Pune, India, Dec. 18-20, 2006

42. M. S. Alam, T. Moeller, A. Maly, “Conversion of an Indian Three Wheeler Scooter into Hybrid Fuel Cell Ni-MH Battery Vehicle and Validation of the Vehicle Model for the Bajaj Three Wheeler Scooter,” IEEE International Conference on Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, Pune, India, Dec. 18-20, 2006

43. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao, “Conversion of a Golf car into Hybrid Fuel Cell Li-ion Battery Vehicle and Validation of the Vehicle Model for the 2006 GEM eL Golf Car Using PSAT,” IEEE IES Conference, Mumbai, India, Dec. 15-17, 2006

44. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao “Analysis and Development of a Proto-type Hybrid Fuel Cell Distributed Generation Power System for Stand-Alone Applications,” IEEE PES Conference, Delhi, India, Dec. 12 15, 2006

45. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao “Proposal for a Multi-disciplinary Curriculum on Hybrid Fuel Cell Distributed Generation System - A Need of the Hour,” (Poster Presentation) 2006 Fuel Cell Seminar, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Nov. 13-17, 2006

46. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao “Design and Analysis of a Hybrid Fuel Cell Based Distributed Generation System for Electric Ship Applications,” (Poster Presentation) 2006 IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, Oct. 2006

47. P. Duvoor, M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao, “Implementation of Space Vector PWM Using Sinusoidal Pulse Width Modulation Switching Times,” (Poster Presentation) 2006 IEEE Power Electronics Technology Exhibition and Conference, Long Beach, CA, USA, Oct. 24-26, 2006

48. M. S. Alam, D.W. Gao “Design, Modeling and Analysis of a Hybrid Wind/Fuel Cell Distributed Generation System for Stand-alone Applications,” Global Conference on Renewable Energy Approaches for Desert Regions, Amman, Jordan, Sept. 18-22, 2006

49. M. S. Alam, M. Shahidehpour, “Genetic Algorithm Based Fuzzy Logic Controller Design for Hydrogen Fueling Station at IIT, Chicago,” IEEE Student International Conference, Windsor, Canada, May 20-22, 2005

50. M. S. Alam, M. F. Azeem ,“Modified Queen-Bee Based Evolution of GA for the Tuning of Scaling Factors of FKBC,” IEEE India Annual Conference, IEEE INDICON 2004, IIT Kharagpur, India, Dec. 2004

51. M. S. Alam, N. Saeed, “Tuning of FLC by Genetic Algorithm,” National Symposium on Control Systems, Mathura, India, Oct. 2003

Dr. Yasser Rafat

6. Y. Rafat, and L. Mongeau. “Experimental and numerical investigation of different acoustic streaming flows inside a standing wave thermoacoustic machine” Acoustics2013, Joint Indo-French International conference on acoustics, New Delhi. 10-15 November , 2013 http://www.acoustics2013newdelhi.org/
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Y. Rafat, K. Habibi, and L. Mongeau. “Direct numerical simulations of acoustic streaming in standing wave tubes using the Lattice Boltzmann Method” POMA 19, 045006, 2013. ISSN: 1939-800X.
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K. Habibi, Y. Rafat, L. Mongeau, and R. Taher. “Numerical and Experimental Characterization of Oscillatory Flows over a Flat Spoiler in a Duct” INTER-NOISE and NOISE-CON Congress and Conference Proceedings, Vol:2012, Issue:9,p:2702-2712, New York, U.S.A. ISSN: 0736-2935.
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I. Reyt, Y. Rafat, L. Mongeau, R. Taher, and H. Bailliet. “PIV measurements of 3-dimensional acoustic Rayleigh streaming in a square cross-section standing wave resonator” Acoustics 2012, Nantes, France. http://www.acoustics2012-nantes.org/ 
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Y. Rafat, and L. Mongeau. “Time-resolved Particle Image Velocimetry of the flow in an acoustic standing wave tube”, ICA 2010, Sydney, Australia. ISBN: 978-0-646-54052-8.
1. Y. Rafat
. “Ride dynamic analysis of guided pneumatic-tired subway car” Proquest, 2007, ISBN: 978-0-494-34600-6