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Ramadan El Shatshat

Lecturer, Regular Administrative Appoint

Contact InformationRamadan El Shatshat

Phone: 519-888-4567 x37063
Location: EIT 4021

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Biography Summary

Ramadan El-Shatshat is a Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo.

Dr. El-Shatshat’s research interests include the integration of renewable energy in grid connected sources, deployment of wind and solar energy sources, impacts of renewable energy on grid performance, grid-distributed generation load interaction, and ride-through capability and monitoring techniques based on artificial intelligence.

Dr. El-Shatshat has written three published articles with IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.

Research Interests

  • Power Quality Problems Monitoring And Mitigation
  • Power Quality (PQ) Improvement
  • New Active Power Conditioning Technique
  • Power Electronic Circuits And Systems Design
  • Conversion Of Power
  • New Monitoring Techniques Based On AI
  • Energy Systems
  • Renewable Energy Integration
  • Wide-scale Deployment Of Solar And Wind Energy Sources
  • Interaction Between Renewable Energy Sources And The Grid
  • Grid-Distributed Generation (DG) Load Interaction
  • Ride-through Capability
  • Power Sharing Management Issues
  • Smart Grids
  • Impacts Of Large Solar And Wind Energy Sources On Utility Grid Performance

Education

  • 2001, Doctorate, PhD, University of Waterloo
  • 1996, Master's, MSc, University of Garyounis
  • 1984, Bachelor's, BSc, University of Garyounis

Courses

  • ECE 361 - Power Systems and Components
  • ME 269 - Electromechanical Devices and Power Processing
  • ECE 6614PD - Industrial Utilization of Electrical Energy
  • ECE 661 - HVDC and FACTS
  • ECE 662 - Power Systems Analysis and Control
  • ECE 668 - Distribution System Engineering

Selected/Recent Publications

  • ElNozahy, MS and EL-Shatshat, RA and Salama, MMA, Single-phasing detection and classification in distribution systems with a high penetration of distributed generation, Electric Power Systems Research, 131, 2016, 41 - 48
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, MMA, A Correlated Equilibrium Game-Theoretic Approach for Multiple Participants Electric Distribution Systems Operation, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 7(1), 2016, 32 - 42
  • Ghunem, Refat Atef and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Ozgonenel, Okan, A Novel Selection Algorithm of a Wavelet-Based Transformer Differential Current Features, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 29(3), 2014, 1120 - 1126
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Optimal Distribution Systems Operation Using Smart Matching Scheme (SMS) for Smart Grid Applications, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 5(4), 2014, 1938 - 1948
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Multi-objective optimization for the operation of an electric distribution system with a large number of single phase solar generators, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 4(2), 2013, 1038 - 1047
  • Elkhatib, Mohamed E and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Decentralized reactive power control for advanced distribution automation systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 3(3), 2012, 1482 - 1490
  • Elkhatib, Mohamed E and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Novel coordinated voltage control for smart distribution networks with DG, IEEE transactions on smart grid, 2(4), 2011, 598 - 605
  • Farag, Hany E and El-Saadany, EF and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Zidan, Aboelsood, A generalized power flow analysis for distribution systems with high penetration of distributed generation, Electric Power Systems Research, 81(7), 2011, 1499 - 1506
  • Elnashar, Mohab M and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Optimum siting and sizing of a large distributed generator in a mesh connected system, Electric Power Systems Research, 80(6), 2010, 690 - 697
  • Elkhatib, Mohamed E and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Optimal control of voltage regulators for multiple feeders, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 25(4), 2010, 2670 - 2675
  • Lawrence, CP and Salama, MMA and El Shatshat, R, Studying the effects of distributed generation on voltage regulation, International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, 46(1), 2009, 11 - 29
  • El-Shatshat, R and Bhattacharya, K, Locational balance service auction market for transmission congestion management, IEE PROCEEDINGS GENERATION TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION, 153(5), 2006
  • El Shatshat, R and Kazerani, M and Salama, MMA, Power quality improvement in 3-phase 3-wire distribution systems using modular active power filter, Electric Power Systems Research, 61(3), 2002, 185 - 194
  • El Shatshat, Ramadan and Kazerani, Mehrdad and Salama, MMA, Modular active power-line conditioner, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 16(4), 2001, 700 - 709
  • El Shatshat, Ramadan and Kazerani, Mehrdad and Salama, MMA, Multi converter approach to active power filtering using current source converters, IEEE transactions on power Delivery, 16(1), 2001, 38 - 45
  • Zidan, Aboelsood and Khairalla, Mutaz and Abdrabou, Ahmed M and Khalifa, Tarek and Shaban, Khaled and Abdrabou, Atef and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Gaouda, Ahmed M, Fault Detection, Isolation, and Service Restoration in Distribution Systems: State-of-the-Art and Future Trends,
  • Nassar, Mohammed E and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, MM A, A generic algorithm for peak fault current calculation in HVDC links, Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC), 2015 IEEE, January 2015, 62 - 66
  • Bilh, Abdoulmenim and Naik, Kshirasagar and El-Shatshat, Ramadan, An Adaptive Charging Algorithm for Electric Vehicles in Smart Grids, 2015 IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring), January 2015, 1 - 7
  • Elkhatib, Mohamed E and Ahmed, Mohammed Hassan and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Optimal real-time coordinated voltage and reactive power control in smart grids, Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE), 2014 IEEE 27th Canadian Conference on, January 2014, 1 - 6
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, MMA, A review on energy management systems, 2014 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition, January 2014, 1 - 5
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, MMA, Phase balancing of a 3-phase distribution system with a considerable penetration of single phase solar generators, 2014 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition, January 2014, 1 - 5
  • Awad, ASA and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, MMA and El-Fouly, THM, Low voltage ride through capability enhancement of wind farms' generators: DVR versus STATCOM, 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting| Conference & Exposition, January 2014, 1 - 5
  • Mostafa, Haytham A and El Shatshat, Ramadan and Salama, Magdy MA, Smart control system for standalone and grid connected PV systems, 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, January 2012, 1 - 6
  • ElNozahy, MS and EL-Shatshat, RA and Salama, MMA, A robust technique for overvoltages classification in power transformers, 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, January 2012, 1 - 8
  • Awad, ASA and Salama, MMA and El Shatshat, Ramadan, STATCOM modeling impact on wind turbines' Low Voltage Ride Through capability, 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, January 2011, 1 - 4
  • Ng, Edward J and El-Shatshat, Ramadan A, Multi-microgrid control systems (MMCS), IEEE PES General Meeting, January 2010, 1 - 6
  • Saad, Yousef El-Mabruk and Ponnambalam, K and El-Shatshat, RA, Stochastic analysis of a local distribution company voltage profile under uncertain energy supply from a photovoltaic system, 2010 7th International Conference on the European Energy Market, January 2010, 1 - 7
  • Elnashar, MM and El Shatshat, R and Salama, MMA, Optimum planning of large distributed resources in a mesh connected system based on artificial neural networks, 2009 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, January 2009, 1 - 6
  • Elnashar, M and Kazerani, M and El Shatshat, R and Salama, MMA, Comparative evaluation of reactive power compensation methods for a stand-alone wind energy conversion system, 2008 IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference, January 2008, 4539 - 4544
  • Algarni, Ayed AS and Bhattacharya, Kankar and El-Shatshat, Ramadan A, Optimal operation of a disco in competitive electricity markets with elasticity effects, Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2007. IEEE, January 2007, 1 - 7
  • Yasser, A-R and Mohamed, I and El-Saadany, Ehab F and El-Shatshat, Ramadan A, Natural adaptive observers-based estimation unit for robust grid-voltage sensorless control characteristics in inverter-based DG units, Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2007. IEEE, January 2007, 1 - 8
  • Marshall, J and Kazerani, M and El Shatshat, R, Investigation of Membership Function Shapes in a Fuzzy-Controlled HVDC System, 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, January 2006, 1800 - 1805
  • Stretch, N and Kazerani, M and El Shatshat, R, A current-sourced converter-based HVDC light transmission system, 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, January 2006, 2001 - 2006
  • El Shatshat, R and Kazerani, M and Salama, MMA, On-line tracking and mitigation of power system harmonics using ADALINE-based active power filter system, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2004. Canadian Conference on, January 2004, 2119 - 2124
  • El Shatshat, R and Kazerani, M and Salama, MMA, Modular active power filtering approaches: Power splitting verses frequency splitting, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1999 IEEE Canadian Conference on, January 1999, 1304 - 1308
  • El Shatshat, R and Kazerani, M and Salama, MMA, Multi converter approach to active power filtering using current source converters, Power Engineering Society Winter Meeting, 2001. IEEE, January
  • Salama, Magdy and Ibrahim, Walid Morsi and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and Mostafa, Haytham, Zonal energy management and optimization systems for smart grids applications, January
  • Salama, Magdy and El-Shatshat, Ramadan and El-Khatib, Mohamed and Ahmed, Mohamed, Decentralized Volt/VAR Control for Advanced Distribution Automation Systems, January
  • El Shatshat, Ramadan A, A Novel Modular Approach to Active Power-Line Harmonic Filtering in Distribution S ystems, January