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أ.د. عصام بن عبدالعزيز العمار | Prof. Essam A. Al-Ammar


أستاذ الطاقة الكهربائية، قسم الهندسة الكهربائية بكلية الهندسة | Professor of Electrical Energy, Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering

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introduction/brief CV

Prof. Essam A. Al-Ammar, PhD, MBA, PMP, PBA, RMP, DX, CX

(أ.د. عصام بن عبدالعزيز العمار)

Professor of Electrical Energy

(أستاذ الطاقة الكهربائية)

Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, King Saud University
PO BOX 800
Riyadh 11421
Saudi Arabia
Office: 2C41
Tel: +966-11-4670593

Postgraduate (PG) diploma (Distention) in Digital Business, EMERITUS Institute of Management, Singapore,  in collaboration with MIT Sloan Executive Education and Columbia Business School, 2021
MBA (Master Business Administration), York St John University, York, UK, 2021 ​
PhD Arizona State University Tempe, Arizona, USA, 2007
MS.c University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA, 2003
BS.c (Honor) King Saud University Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1997

Research/ topics Interests:

- Smart Grid
- Electrical Energy and Power
- Renewable Energy
- Energy Efficiency
- Energy Economics
- Electric Vehicles
- Services/Energy Regulation
- Digital Transformation (DX)
- Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)
- Customer Experience (CX)



State-of-the-art research to solve the grid congestion due to EVs is focused on smart charging and using (centralized, de-centralized, vehicle-to-grid) stationery energy storage as a buffer…

by Furkan Ahmad , Essam A. Al-Ammar, and Ibrahim Saad Alsaidan

Electric vehicles (EVs) are not only a viable energy efficient mode of transport, but they have considerable capacity of providing flexible and quick responding storage alternative based on…

by Sanchari Deb, Essam A. Al Ammar, Hasan AlRajhi, Ibrahin Alsaidan and Samir M. Sharif



by Mohd Saqib, Sanjeev Anand Sahu, Mohd Sakib, Essam A. Al-Ammar
Published in:
CRC Press



Concept of direct methods and energy function. Steady state stability evaluation, sensitivity analysis. Interconnection of power pools. Impact of interfacing between AC/DC on system performance.…


Topics of current interest will be offered such as 1- Renewable Energy Engineering 2- Energy Efficiency 3- Smart Grids


Modeling techniques. Equivalence: coherency, singular perturbation, decomposition, selective modal analysis. Centralized and decentralized controllers for power system control centers.