Musse Mohamud Ahmed

Musse Mohamud Ahmed joined the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE), Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), in July 2016 as a Professor. He currently serves as a consultant for senior power engineer for the World Bank project related to AC Extra High Voltage Transmission Interconnections. With a Ph.D. from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in 2000, he held the several positions in some of Institutions of Higher learning (IHL) such as, MMU as a Lecturer (200-2002); KUTM/UTeM Melaka as Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, and as Associate Professor and as Deputy of Postgraduate and Research & Development at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering (2002-2009); and an Associate Professor at the Kulliyyah of Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) from 2009 to 2016. He is an IEEE senior member with 39 years of industry and teaching experience. His expertise encompasses Smart Grid Technology, Digital Substations, Large Power System Operation and Control, and Renewable Energy, Energy Management, IOT based applications to power and energy areas among others. He has authored 100+ articles and proceedings, along with books on Distribution Automation, Energy Efficiency, and Solar Energy Applications. He supervised over 30 postgraduate students, managed National and International research projects, and has been a prominent figure in IEEE-PES Malaysia for 22 years. He conducted many Electrical Engineering and Energy Courses for professional engineers in diverse geographical locations.