Lab's News

January 2024

December 2023

October 2023

September 2023

  • CARES Lab welcomes our new members of the team. New members who joined in Fall 2023 are Zack McKinney, Alonzo A. Alvarez Meola, Muhammad Ashar Ayaz, Aiman Siddiqui, Ravindranath KV, and Zahid Hussain.

  • Dr. Jianwu Wang, Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) met with Dr. Khan and his research team at Texas A&M University on September 11, 2023. During the meeting, potential topics of collaboration are discussed.

  • Syed Rahman presented his Ph.D. research work, as a part of the 2023 Energy Institute Graduate Fellowship Showcase on September 25, 2023. Syed Rahman is a 2022-2023 Energy Institute Fellow. This event was organized by the Texas A&M Energy Institute, to provide a platform for the fellowship recipients to showcase their research outcomes.

  • On September 11th, Zach McKinney and Alonzo Alvarez Meola presented a paper titled “Integrating renewable energy behind the meter in upstream oil and gas operations part II” at the 70th annual IEEE PCIC conference in New Orleans.

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February 2023

  • The Guardian interviewed Dr. Khan on how red states lead the US in solar and wind production.

  • Three research papers, authored by the CARES lab research team, are presented at the Texas Power & Energy Conference (TPEC) 2023. In addition, Syed Rahman was awarded the NSF travel grant to present his research at the conference.

  • Research Article: "Tahir, Y., Khan, I., Rahman, S., Nadeem, M.F., Iqbal, A., Xu, Y. and Rafi, M., 2021. A state‐of‐the‐art review on topologies and control techniques of Solid‐State transformers for electric vehicle extreme fast charging. IET Power Electronics, 14(9), pp.1560-1576" is recognized as a "Top Cited Article 2021-2022" in IET Power Electronics. This is the second consecutive year that our article has been a top-cited article.

January 2023

  • Syed Rahman joined the Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory as a graduate research intern. He will be working on diagnostics and predictive maintenance of dc-dc converter intended for aircraft application.

December 2022

November 2022

  • Syed Rahman has successfully passed the preliminary examination, satisfied the residence requirement, submitted a satisfactory dissertation proposal, and completed all formal coursework on the degree program. Mr. Rahman is now admitted to candidacy for the degree of PhD with a major in Electrical Engineering.

  • Dr. Khan joined the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSCE), TAMU, College Station, as a Joint Affiliated Faculty. Now he can recruit and supervise graduate students from CSCE.

  • Yasir Ali Farrukh is awarded Student Travel Award to attend the 9th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Big Data Computing, Applications and Technologies (BDCAT2022) in Vancouver, WA, USA

  • Syed Wali is awarded Student Travel Award to attend the 9th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Big Data Computing, Applications and Technologies (BDCAT2022) in Vancouver, WA, USA

  • Dr. Khan proposed a special issue on High Efficient and Reliable Microgrid (DC/AC) with Artificial Intelligence Techniques for the Renewable Energy Journal-Elsevier.

October 2022

September 2022

  • Dr. Khan will be a keynote speaker at the 2022 International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical, Control, and Telecommunication Engineering (ETECTE’22) (Dec. 02‐04, 2022), in Lahore, Pakistan.

  • Dr. Khan will be a panelist at the Future Ports Conference 2023 in a panel on “Convergence-Physical Security and Cybersecurity” at 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 05, 2023

  • Dr. Khan will be a Keynote speaker at the 2023 4th  International Conference on Computing, Mathematics, and Engineering Technologies (iCoMET 2023) organized by Sukkur IBA University in Sukkur, Pakistan, on 27-28 February 2023.

August 2022

  • Dr. Khan has been invited to deliver an Expert Keynote Lecture at the IEEE International Conference On Power, Instrumentation, Energy and Control (PIECON- 2023), during February 10–12, 2023. 

July 2022

  • Syed Rahman delivered a webinar on the topic, "Impact Analysis of EV Load on Low-Voltage Distribution Systems", as a part of "Power and Energy Week 2022" at IEEE Galveston Bay Section

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September 2021

  • Marine Technology Society Journal, 
    A Commentary Letter on Blockage of Suez Canal Region Due to Giant Container Ship was written by Dr. Khan and Mr. Rahman

August 2021

June 2021

May 2021

  • Texas A&M Today, 
    CARES's lab Solar and Wind based Renewable Energy project

  • The Daily News,
    Texas A&M Galveston adds green to its blue-economy programs

Apr 2021