dr umer amir

Dr. Umer Amir Khan (PhD Hanyang University, South Korea)

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad Since – 2016
Assistant Professor NUST 2011 – 2013
Industrial Experience
Research Assistant High Voltage DC Electric Power Lab (HVDC EPL), Hanyang University, South Korea 2013 – 2016
Internee Projects Engineer Hyosung Corporation, South Korea 2011 – 2011
Research Assistant Smart Power Devices and Systems Lab, Hanyang University, South Korea 2009 – 2011
R&D Field and Applications Engineer Saltec Power-Link 2008 – 2009
Assistant Manager Technical NESCOM. 2007 – 2008
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Member Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
Member IEEE Power and Energy Society
Member Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers
Registered Engineer Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
HONORS & AWARDS
1. Recipient of Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan’s Scholarship entitled “MS level training in Korean Universities/Industries Batch V” from 2009 to 2011
2. Recipient of Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan’s Scholarship entitled “HRD Initiative MS Leading to PhD / PhD Program of Faculty Development for UESTPS (BATCH-III)” from Sept 2013 to Aug 2016
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS
  1. Smart Grid;
  2. Renewable Energy Resources;
  3. Smart Agriculture.
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. Umer Amir Khan, Jong-Geon Lee, Faisal Amir, and Bang-Wook Lee, “A Novel Model of HVDC Hybrid-Type Superconducting Circuit Breaker and Its Performance Analysis for Limiting and Breaking DC Fault Currents”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 25, No. 6, December 2015.
2. Umer Amir Khan, Jong-Geon Lee, In-JinSeo, Faisal Amir, Bang-Wook Lee, “Feasibility analysis of a novel hybrid-type superconducting circuit breaker in multi-terminal HVDC networks”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 518, 15 November 2015, Pages 154–158.
3. Umer Amir Khan, J. K. Seong, S. H. Lee, S. H. Lim, Bang Wook Lee, “Feasibility Analysis of the Positioning of Superconducting Fault Current Limiters for the Smart Grid Application using Simulink and SimPowerSystem”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, Vol. 21, NO. 3, pp. 2165 – 2169, June 2011.
4. Umer Amir Khan, W. J. Shin, S. H. Oh, S. H. Lee, Bang Wook Lee, “Feasibility Analysis of the Application and Positioning of DC HTS FCL in a DC Micro Grid through Modeling and Simulation using Simulink and SimPowerSystem”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 471, Issues 21-22, November 2011, Pages 1322–1326
5. . Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Ho-Yun Lee, Bang-Wook Lee, “Impact of SFCL on the Four Types of HVDC Circuit Breakers by Simulation”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 1-6, June 2016.
6. In-JinSeo, Umer Amir Khan, J. S. Hwang, J. G. Lee, Ja-Yoon Koo, “Identification of Insulation Defects Based on Chaotic Analysis of Partial Discharge in HVDC Superconducting Cable”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 1-5, June 2015.
7. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Sung-Woo Lim, W. J. Shin, I. J. Seo, Bang-Wook Lee, “Comparative study of superconducting fault current limiter both for LCC-HVDC and VSC-HVDC systems”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 518, 15 November 2015, Pages 149-153.
8. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, J. S. Hwang, J. K. Seong, W. J. Shin, B. B. Park, Bang-Wook Lee, “Assessment on the influence of resistive superconducting fault current limiter in VSC-HVDC system”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 504, 15 September 2014, Pages 163-166.
9. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Ho-Yun Lee, Bang-Wook Lee, “Mitigation of commutation failure in LCC-HVDC system based on superconducting fault current limiter”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Accepted, In Press.
10. Jae-Sang Hwang, Umer Amir Khan, W. J. Shin, J. K. Seong, Y. H. Kim, Bang-Wook lee, “Validity Analysis on the Positioning of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter in Neighboring AC and DC Microgrid”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 5600204-5600204, June 2013.
11. . Jae-kyuSeong, Won Choi, Umer Amir Khan, Bang-Wook Lee, “Correlation between DC electric field intensity and electrical breakdown of butt gap in LN2/PPLP composite insulation system”, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 7-13, Feb. 2015.
12. S. H. Lee, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, S. H. Oh, Bang-Wook Lee, “Design and installation of extra high voltage cryogenic dielectric test facilities for the superconducting electric equipment”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 471, Issues 21-22, November 2011, Pages 1576-1580.
13. . J. Y. Koo, S. H. Lee, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, S. H. Oh, J. K. Seong, Bang-Wook Lee; “Measurement of partial discharge inception characteristics in sub-cooled liquid nitrogen”, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, Volume 471, Issues 21-22, November 2011, Pages 1565-1569.
14. S. H. Lee, J. K. Seong, S. H. Oh, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, Bang-Wook Lee, “Breakdown Characteristics of Liquefied SF6 and CF4 Gases in Liquid Nitrogen for High Voltage Bushings in a Cryogenic Environment”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 1430-1433, June 2011.
15. Umer Amir Khan, S. H. Lee, J. K. Seong, Bang-Wook Lee; “Modeling and simulation using simulink and simpowersystem of optimized HTS FCL location in a smart grid having a wind turbine connected with the grid”, Journal of the Korea Institute of Applied Superconductivity and Cryogenics, Volume 12, Issue 2, May 2010, Pages 17-20.
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
1. Umer Amir Khan, Jong-Geon Lee, Sung-Woo Lim, and Bang-Wook Lee, “Application and Feasibility Analysis of Hybrid Type HVDC Circuit Breaker in Voltage Source Converter based HVDC Systems”, proceedings of 19th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering, Prague, August 2015
2. Umer Amir Khan, J.G. Lee, S. W. Lim, Bang-Wook Lee, “A comparative study on electrical and thermal stress distribution across fundamental components of conventional and superconducting hybrid type HVDC circuit breakers”, proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Electric Power Equipment and Switching Technology (ICEPE-ST) 2015, Busan, October 2015, pp. 574-579.
3. Umer Amir Khan, J.G. Lee, Y. G. Kim, J. W. Sim, Bang-Wook Lee, “Design and Verification of a Protection Coordination Algorithm for Fault Detection and Isolation in Multi-Terminal High Voltage Direct Current Systems”, proceedings of International High Voltage Direct Current 2015 Conference, COEX Seoul, October 2015.
4. Umer Amir Khan, Jong-Geon Lee, In-JinSeo, Faisal Amir, Bang-Wook Lee, “Feasibility analysis of a novel hybrid-type superconducting circuit breaker in multi-terminal HVDC networks”, proceedings of 27th International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2014, Tokyo, November 2014.
5. Umer Amir Khan, Jong-Geon Lee, Faisal Amir, and Bang-Wook Lee, “A Novel Model of HVDC Hybrid-type Superconducting Circuit Breaker and its Performance Analysis for Limiting and Breaking DC Fault Currents”, proceedings of Applied Superconductivity Conference 2014, Charlotte, August 2014.
6. Umer Amir Khan, Jae-Sang Hwang, Jae-KyuSeong, Bang-Wook Lee, “Application and Positioning Analysis of a Resistive Type Superconducting Fault Current Limiter in AC and DC Microgrids using Simulink and SimPowerSystem”, proceedings of 1st International Conference on Electric Power Equipment Switching technology (ICEPE – ST), Xian, October 2011.
7. Umer Amir Khan, J. K. Seong, S. H. Lee, S. H. Lim, Bang Wook Lee, “Feasibility Analysis of the Positioning of Superconducting Fault Current Limiters for the Smart Grid Application using Simulink and SimPowerSystem”, proceedings of Applied Superconductivity Conference 2010, Washington DC, August 2010.
8. Umer Amir Khan, W. J. Shin, S. H. Oh, S. H. Lee, Bang Wook Lee, “Feasibility Analysis of the Application and Positioning of DC HTS FCL in a DC Micro Grid through Modeling and Simulation using Simulink and SimPowerSystem”, proceedings of 23rd International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2010, Tsukuba, November 2010.
9. J.G. Lee, Umer Amir Khan, S. W. Lim, H. Y. Lee, Y. G. Kim, j. W. Sim, Bang-Wook Lee, “Fault current characteristics of multi-terminal HVDC system”, proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Electric Power Equipment and Switching Technology (ICEPE-ST) 2015, Busan, October 2015, pp. 566-569.
10. S. W. Lim, Umer Amir Khan, J.G. Lee, K. S. Kim, C. W. Gu, Bang-Wook Lee, “Simulation analysis of DC arc in circuit breaker applying with conventional black box arc model”, proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Electric Power Equipment and Switching Technology (ICEPE-ST) 2015, Busan, October 2015, pp. 332-336.
11. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Ho-Yun Lee, Bang-Wook Lee, “Impact of SFCL on the Four Types of HVDC Circuit Breakers by Simulation”, proceedings of International Conference on Magnetic Technology 24, COEX Seoul, October 2015.
12. In-JinSeo, Umer Amir Khan, J. S. Hwang, J. G. Lee, Ja-Yoon Koo, “Identification of Insulation Defects Based on Chaotic Analysis of Partial Discharge in HVDC Superconducting Cable”, proceedings of Applied Superconductivity Conference 2014, Charlotte, August 2014.
13. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Sung-Woo Lim, W. J. Shin, I. J. Seo, Bang-Wook Lee, “Comparative study of superconducting fault current limiter both for LCC-HVDC and VSC-HVDC systems”, proceedings of 27th International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2014, Tokyo, November 2014.
14. . Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, J. S. Hwang, J. K. Seong, W. J. Shin, B. B. Park, Bang-Wook Lee, “Assessment on the influence of resistive superconducting fault current limiter in VSC-HVDC system”, proceedings of 26th International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2013, Tokyo, November 2013.
15. Jong-Geon Lee, Umer Amir Khan, Ho-Yun Lee, Bang-Wook Lee, “Mitigation of commutation failure in LCC-HVDC system based on superconducting fault current limiter”, proceedings of 28th International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2015, Tokyo, November 2015.
16. Jae-Sang Hwang, Umer Amir Khan, W. J. Shin, J. K. Seong, Y. H. Kim, Bang-Wook lee, “Validity Analysis on the Positioning of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter in Neighboring AC and DC Microgrid”, proceedings of Applied Superconductivity Conference 2012, Portland, October 2012.
17. S. H. Lee, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, S. H. Oh, Bang-Wook Lee, “Design and installation of extra high voltage cryogenic dielectric test facilities for the superconducting electric equipment”, proceedings of 23rd International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2010, Tsukuba, November 2010.
18. J. Y. Koo, S. H. Lee, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, S. H. Oh, J. K. Seong, Bang-Wook Lee, “Measurement of partial discharge inception characteristics in sub-cooled liquid nitrogen”, proceedings of 23rd International Symposium on Superconductivity ISS2010, Tsukuba, November 2010.
19. S. H. Lee, J. K. Seong, S. H. Oh, W. J. Shin, Umer Amir Khan, Bang-Wook Lee, “Breakdown Characteristics of Liquefied SF6 and CF4 Gases in Liquid Nitrogen for High Voltage Bushings in a Cryogenic Environment proceedings of Applied Superconductivity Conference 2010, Washington DC, August 2010.
20. U. Maqbool and Umer Amir Khan, “A wavelet-based protection scheme for smart grids,” 2017 International Symposium on Wireless Systems and Networks (ISWSN), Lahore, 2017, pp. 1-5.
21. U. Maqbool and Umer Amir Khan, “Fault current analysis for grid-connected and Islanded microgrid modes,” 2017 13th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Islamabad, 2017, pp. 1-5.
22. U. Maqbool and Umer Amir Khan, “Dynamic and Transient Analysis of a Wavelet-Based Protection Scheme for Smart Grids,” International Conference on Electrical Engineering 2018, Lahore, 2018, pp. 1-5.
23. U. Maqbool and Umer Amir Khan, “Wavelet Based Feature Analysis of Fault Signals in a Microgrid,” Power Generation Systems and Renewable Energy Technologies 2018, Islamabad, 2018, Accepted for presentation/publication.
24. R. Ara and Umer Amir Khan, “An Alternate Grid-splitting Scheme and Efficient Algorithm for Voltage Source Converter Based Multiterminal DC Grid Protection and Restoration Control,” Power Generation Systems and Renewable Energy Technologies 2018, Islamabad, 2018, Accepted for presentation/publication.

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