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Ghanim Putrus

Ghanim Putrus is Professor of Electrical Power Engineering and leads the Electrical Power and Control Systems Research Group within the Department of Maths, Physics and Electrical Engineering at Northumbria University, UK. He has over 30 years of research experience with over 185 publications, including one patent and has given several invited talks at national and international events. He has led several research projects and has often provided consultancy for industry. Currently, he leads work package 5 in SEEV4-City Interreg project with focus on the integration of electric transport, electricity grid and renewable energy to develop business models for using electric vehicles to provide energy services.

Prof Putrus is Associate Editor for Elsevier Renewable Energy journal and serves on the editorial board for the World Electric Vehicle Journal and the technical/steering committees for several conferences. He is involved in the Institution of Engineering Technology (IET) and served on the executive committee of the Power Trading and Control Professional Network.

His main research interests are application of power electronics in power systems, integration of electric vehicles and renewable energy resources into distribution networks (smart grids).

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