UITS Faculty Profile of - Md. Ruhul Amin

Md. Ruhul Amin

Lecturer Department of EEE
Office:2nd Floor, Main Campus, UITS
ruhul dot amin at uits dot edu dot bd


Master of Electrical Engineering by Research, 2017

(Power Electronics Applications and Control)

Department of Electrical Power Engineering

Former Research Fellow, Centre for Graduate Studies (CGS)

UniversitiTun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), Johor, Malaysia.


Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) 2012

(Power System Engineering)

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering,

University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS), Dhaka, Bangladesh. 




ORCID 0000-0001-7717-1033




1.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Fast Self-Synchronization between Low-Voltage Microgrid and Inverter using Virtual Synchronous Converter” Journal of Electrical Systems (JES), ISSN: 1112-5209, Vol 13 (4), pp.  646-660, December 2017. (SCI/ISI)

2.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Phase-Frequency Controlled In Virtual Synchronous Converter for Low-Voltage Microgrid-Inverter synchronization” International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (IJRER), ISSN: 1309-0127, Vol 7, No 3, pp. 1125-1137, September 2017.  (SCI/ISI)

3.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “A Framework for Selection of Grid-inverter Synchronization Unit: Harmonics, Phase Angle and Frequency” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (RSER), Volume 78, October 2017, Pages 210–219 (SCI/ISI)

4.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Modelling of Virtual Synchronous Converter for Grid-Inverter Synchronization in Microgrids Applications” International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive System (IJPEDS)ISSN: 2088-8694 vol. 6 no. 4 pp1377-1385 (Scopus)

5.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Non-PLL Fast Grid-Inverter Synchronization for Microgrids Applications”, Proceedings of 2016 IEEE 6th International Conference on Power and Energy (PECON 2016), Hatten Hotel Melaka, Malaysia, 28-29 November 2016. IEEE (indexed in IEEE)

6.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Grid-inverter Self-synchronization: A PLL-less Approach” Proceedings of The 1st FKEE Postgraduate Research Conference (FKEE-PGRC),14 June 2016, FKEE Complex (G1), UTHM, Johor, Malaysia. (Best Paper and Oral Presentation Awarded) link

7.      Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “PLL and Self-synchronized Synchronverter: an Overview of Grid-inverter Synchronization Techniques” Proceedings of 10th International Power Engineering and Optimization Conference (PEOCO2016), Shah Alam, Malaysia on 26 - 27 March 2016. (scopus)

8.      Md. Ruhul Amin, Md Rashed Nizam, Abdullah Al Faysal and Mahmuda KhatunMishu, “Design and Implementation of Opto-isolator based Low Cost Digital Anemometer with Wind Direction Monitoring System” Proceeding 5th  International Conference on Electronics, Informatics and Vision (ICEIV-2016) 12-13 May 2016, Dhaka, IEEE (indexed in IEEE)

9.       Md. Ruhul Amin and Rajib Baran Roy, “Design and Simulation of Wireless Stationary Charging System for Hybrid Electric Vehicle using Inductive Power Pad in Parking Garage”, Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Intelligent Management and Applications (SKIMA 2014), 18-20 December 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh, IEEE (indexed in IEEE)

10.      Md. Ruhul Amin, Rajib Baran Roy and Md. MahmudulHasan ‘’Modeling and Optimization of Decentralized Microgrid System for St. Martin’s Island in Bangladesh”, International Journal of  Energy, Information and Communications, ISSN: 2093-9655, Science & Engineering Research Support Society, Vol.5, Issue 5 (2014), pp.1-12. (scopus)

11.       Rajib Baran Roy and Md. Ruhul Amin, “Analysis of  Proposed Controlling Topology of the Monoploar HVDC link between Bangladesh and India” Proceedings of 9th International Forum of Strategic and Technology(IFOST 2014), 21-23 October, 2014, Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh, IEEE (indexed in IEEE)

12.       Md. Ruhul Amin and RajibBaran Roy “Design of Microcontroller Based Thyristor Controlled Three-Phase Static VAR Compensator”, Proceeding of 3rd International Conference on Electronics, Informatics and Vision (ICEIV’2014) 23-24 May 2014, Dhaka. IEEE (indexed in IEEE)

13.    Md. Ruhul Amin and RajibBaran Roy “Determination of Electric Vehicle Power Consumption for Assorted Pavement Gradient Using Matlab/Simulink” Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, (ISSN: 2302-4046), Vol. 12, No. 9, September 2014pp. 6602 ~ 6611. (Scopus)

14.   Md. Ruhul Amin and RajibBaran Roy “Determination of Volume of Capacitor Bank for Static VAR Compensator” International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE)(ISSN: 2088-8708), Vol. 4, No. 4, August 2014, pp. 512-519. (SCOPUS)

15.   Md. Ruhul Amin, Md. MahmudulHasan, RajibBaran Roy, “Roadmap to Smart Grid Technology: A Review of Smart Information and Communication”, International Journal of Control and Automation (ISSN: 2005-4297), August 2014; Vol. 7, No.8; pp. 407-418. (SCOPUS)

16.    Rajib Baran Roy and Md. Ruhul Amin “A Paper on Determination of Controlling Characteristics of the Monopolar HVDC System”International Journal of Hybrid Information and Technology (ISSN: 1738-9968), SERSC, AustraliaVol.7, No.3 (2014), pp.97-112. (Elsevier Indexed)

17.    Md. Khademuzzaman, NiluferAkter and Md. Ruhul Amin,” Investigation and Analysis for Effectiveness of Various types of Reflectors in Boasting the Output of Solar Photovoltaic Panel”, i-manager’s Journal of    Power Systems Engineering(ISSN: 2321-7499), Vol. 1   No. 4, November’13 – January’14 pp. 14-18. (Link)

18.    Md. Ruhul Amin, Tonmoy Das, "An Investigation on Harmonic Features of MSCR Using MATLAB/Simulink", International Journal of Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition (ISSN: 2005-4254), SERSC, Australia, Vol.7, No.1 (2014), pp.145-154. (EI Compendex)

19.    Md. Ruhul Amin, RajibBaran Roy and Md. MahmudulHasan, "A comprehensive study of potential zone and low head hydro system in Bangladesh" International Journal of Innovative Technology and Creative Engineering (IJITCE) (ISSN: 2045-8711) Volume-3, Issue-6, p.92-96, June 2013. (Link)

20.    Rajib Baran Roy, Md. Ruhul Amin “Design and Construction of a Single Phase Cycloconverter”, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering. (ISSN: 2277-3878), Volume-1, Issue-3, pp.75-82, August 5, 2012. (Link)


21. Md. Ruhul Amin''Virtual Synchronous Converter Based Motor Drives for Future Electric Vehicles by Md. Ruhul Amin, March 2017, IEEE Transportation Electrification Community, Newsletter, IEEE




1.    Md. Ruhul Amin and Shamsul Aizam Zulkifli, “Grid-Inverter Synchronization using Virtual Synchronous Converter Technique for Distributed Power Generation System” Journal of Power Electronics (JPE), ISSN: 1598-2092 (Q2) (ISI)


Research Areas

Power Electronics Applications and Control

Distributed Generation and Control

Electric Vehicle

Supervising Projects:

  • Prospect of wind power in Bangladesh: Wind power generation, grid tied storage system.
  • Design and Implementation of a Power Generation system using Speed Breaker
  • Micro-controller Based Smart Metering System and Smart Power Management System
  • Smart Monitoring and controlling of power factor.
  • Design Optimization and Smart Controlling Torque of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle
  • Wireless inductive Power Transfer (IPT) for plug-in hybrid electric vehicle 

EEE303 and EEE407 Power System

EEE413 and EEE414 Power System Protection

EEE205 and EEE209 Electrical Machines

EEE403 Industrial Electronics

Extra Curicular Activites
  • Serving as a Chairman of Electrical and Electronic Postgraduate Student Society, UTHM
  • Officiating members UTHM International Office, Bangladesh Representative
  • Serving as a President of UITS EEE and ECE Alumni Association

Member and Contributor:

  • IEEE Power Electronics Society,
  • IEEE Transportation Electrification Community,
  • IEEE Young Professionals,
  • IEEE Power and Energy Society


Power system and Power system protection Laboratory



Seminar and Workshop of Electrical Engineering’ 2014

Active reviewer for

- IEEE Transaction on Power Electronics, IEEE (ISI)

-IJRER journal (Gazi Univesity, Turkey) (ISI)

-iaes journals (Ahmad Dahlan University, Indonesia) (SCOPUS)

Other Information

Previously  Mr. Md. Ruhul Amin worked with several organizations


  • Lecturer, Department of EEE, University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS)
    • January’ 2013 to present
  • Assistant Proctor, University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS)
    • August’ 2017 to present


  • Graduate Research Assistant,Department of Electrical Power Engineering, UTHM, Malaysia.
    • October, 2015 to February 2017 (Power and Renewable Energy Team)
  • Teaching Assistant,Department of Electrical Power Engineering, UTHM, Malaysia.
    • February, 2016 to July 2016 (Electrical Power Engineering Laboratory)
  • Laboratory Demonstrator and Instructor, Electrical Engineering Lab, University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS)
    • May’ 2012 to December’ 2012
  • System Engineer at Master Mind Computer, Dhaka, 2009-2010 (part-time)
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