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Qais Alsafasfeh

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Princess Sumaya University for Technology


Dr. Qais H. Alsafasfeh is an Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering/Energy and Control, and a certified energy manager. He completed his PhD in 2010 at Western Michigan University. His PhD research was supported by Western Michigan University, and he received a research grant from the Australian Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships and from the European Commission for his post-Doctoral research. Dr. Alsafasfeh has six years of academic teaching experience of Energy and Energy-related courses and has published over 30 articles in international energy conferences and first-class international Energy journals. He also has two years of academic management experience as Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering, and four years as a Director of the Clean Energy Research Center. He has received several local and international awards and research grants. Dr. Alsafasfeh has excellent working relations with local, regional, and international researchers, policy makers, and entrepreneurs. He has been authorized as a trainer by the Association of Energy Engineers (TUV). Dr. Alsafasfeh also has wide industrial experience. He has managed and supervised numerous energy and environmental audits and studies in Jordan and the region. Furthermore, he has excellent practical experience in 132/33/11kV substation maintenance, erection and testing and also in switching operations of electricity network for 400kV, 132kV, 33kV, 11kV and 0.4kV. He is a member of IEEE, IASTED, IREO, and JRES.

Research Interest

Electrical Engineering


  • Mohammed S. Al Soud, Mohammed A. Al-Dabbas, Qais H. Alsafasfeh, The Performance of the Hybrid Solar-Electrical Home Refrigerator, International Journal of Renewable Energy Development (IJRED), 2015.( accepted)

  • Qais Alsafasfeh, Mohammed S. Al Soud,” Polarization Ellipse Technique Based Fault Classification and Localization in Distribution Systems with High Renewable Generation Penetration”, Jordan Journal of Electrical Engineering , vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 29-52, 2016

  • Omar A. Saraereh; Qais H. Alsafasfeh; Caisheng Wang, “Spatial Load Forecast and estimation of the peak electricity demand location for Tafila region, 2016 7th International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC), pp 1 – 4.

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