DR. KOUZOU ABDELLAH
POWER ELECTRONICS AND POWER QUALITY
Dr Kouzou Abdellah (IEEE Senior memebr & IACSIT Senior member, IFAC,IAENG & IISRO member, IEEE-HKN Alumni Member) was born in Djelfa, Algeria in 1964. He received the State Engineer degree, the Magister, the PhD, and the Habilitation from University of Tiaret, Algeria, University of Boumerdes, Polytechnics Superior National School respectively. He has been a researcher with Technische Universität of Muenchen in Germany form 2010, 2011 and 2012. He is a collaborator collaborator researcher at Texas A&M University at Qatar. He is an associate professor with the faculty of Sciences and Technology at Djelfa university in Algeria, where he was the president of the Scientific council of the faculty since June 2014. Dr. Kouzou has participated in several research projects and has led several research projects. Currently he is the Dean of the faculty of Sciences and Technology at Djelfa university in Algeria.
Dr Kouzou Abdellah is the founder of the Power Electronics and Power Quality research group at The "Laboratoire d'Automatique appliquéé et Diagnostics Industriel (LAADI" at the University of Djelfa. He is the supervisor of many PhD Students in Algeria. He is a member of the Smart Grid Center at Qatar SGC-Q Furthermore, he is the coordinator of the research agreement between LAADI laboratory and the of the Research Group in Automatic Control and Industrial E lectronics (GAEI) the Department of Electrical Electronic and Automatic Control Engineering , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rovira i Virgili University,Tarragona, Spain.
Dr Kouzou Abdellah is a member of many editorial boards for several scientific journals. He is a member of the scientific and steering committees in several national and international conferences. He is the Editor-In-Chief of two journals. He is the coordinator of the Algerian IEEE Power Electronics Chapter and the chair of the sub-committee on FACTs and HVDC under the international committee PETC/IEEE-IES. He was a plenary and an invited keynote speaker and session chair in several national and international conferences. He was an examiner in several national and international PhD dissertations. He is an experts in several national and international scientific activities and project evaluations.
The main research interests of Dr Kouzou Abdellah include Active Power Filtering techniques, Power Quality issues, Power Electronics Devices, Application of Power electronics in Renewable Energies and Application of meta-heuristics optimization algorithms, Smart Grid and Smart Buildings, reliability and diagnostics in power electronics converters. He has published more than 120 papers in Journals and conferences within his research domains. he was awarded at the first position of the Top ten authors at the Algerian Universities published on July 2015 within the Scientometrics study of scientific production at the Algerian Universities by the "Direction Générale de la Recherche Scientifique et du Développement Technologique" of the Ministery of High Education and Scinetific research.