02-Feb-2016: Dr. Mohd. Faisal Khan, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Section, Aligarh Muslim University Polytechnic got Prof. Muhammad Harunur Rashid Best Paper Award at the "IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy Systems: Towards Sustainable Energy 2016", held in Bengaluru. Dr. Mohd. Rizwan Khan, Associate Professor, is the co-author of paper. The award carries a certificate along with cash prize of Rs. 5000/-.
Dr. Khan's paper, "A Comparative Analysis of Single-phase Self-excited Induction Generator Variants under Resonating Condition" will help in the design and development of single-phase self excited induction generators for low power wind and mini/micro hydro based electric power generation systems in standalone/off grid mode.
Prof. M. Harunur Rashid, University of West Florida, USA is a renowned professor, author and researcher. His book on Power Electronics is taught as a text book in several countries across the world.