Dr Md Shafiullah

Assistant Professor

Office: 23/052

Phone: 7132

Email: shafiullah(at)kfupm.edu.sa

Google Scholar


  • PhD in Electrical Engineering (Energy and Power Systems), KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 2018
  • MSc in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Bangladesh, 2013
  • BSc in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, BUET, Bangladesh, 2009


  • Numerical Methods (CIE 301)
  • Linear Control Systems (CIE 305);
  • Instrumentation Engineering (CIE 312),
  • Systems Identification (SCE 513)
  • Control Engineering I (EE 380);
  • Electrical Machines (EE 462);
  • Electromechanical Devices (EE 306);
  • Electric Energy Engineering (EE 360);
  • Fundamentals of Electrical Circuits (EE 204);
  • Electrical Circuits Laboratory (EE 212)

Research Interests

  • Control and Maintenance of Critical Infrastructures;
  • Grid integration of renewable energy resources;
  • Micro-grids;
  • Smart grid fault diagnosis;
  • Power systems stability and quality enhancement;
  • Evolutionary algorithms and machine learning techniques;
  • Electricity markets;
  • Energy systems and efficiency


  • M. Shafiullah* , M. A. Abido, A. H. Al-Mohammed, “Power System Fault Diagnosis: A Wide Area Measurement-based Intelligent Approach,” Elsevier Publisher, eBook ISBN: 9780323884303 and Paperback ISBN: 9780323884297, 1 st Edition, January 2022.


  • M. Shafiullah* , “The FCM-guided deep learning model for low-frequency oscillation damping in power system networks,” 2023, (Submitted: KFUPM Rf. Inv2023-037).
  • M. Shafiullah* and M. A. Abido, “Distribution grid fault analysis under load and renewable energy uncertainties,” US11349306, 2022 (Issued).
  • M. H. Zahir, M. M. Hossain, M. Shafiullah, and A. S. Hakeem, “Shape-stabilized phase change materials for energy storage based on hierarchically porous calcium magnesium carbonate,” US11332650B2, 2022 (Issued).

Published/Accepted Journal Articles (Peer-reviewed)

  • M. Shafiullah, M. I. H. Pathan, M. S. Shahriar, A. Ali, M. I. Hossain, and M. S. Alam, “Real Time Solution of PSS Parameter Tuning by GA-ANFIS in Stabilizing the Electrical Power System,” Arab. J. Sci. Eng., pp. 1–14, Mar. 2023 (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 2.807, Q2).
  • Md. H. Zahir, K. Irshad, M. Shafiullah, N. I. Ibrahim, A. K. M. Kauser, K. O. Mohaisen, F. A. Al-Sulaiman, “Challenges of the application of PCMs to achieve zero energy buildings under hot weather conditions: A review,” J. Energy Storage. Vol. 64, 2023 (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 8.907, Q1).
  • M. S. Alam, F. S. Al-Ismail, M. Shafiullah, M. A. Hossain, S. M. Rahman, “ Planning and Protection of DC Microgrid: A Critical Review on Recent Developments,” International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (accepted), Vol. 51, 2023, (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 5.155, Q1).
  • A. Akinpelu, M. S. Alam, M. Shafiullah*, S. M. Rahman, and F. S. Al-Ismail, “Greenhouse Gas Emission Dynamics of Saudi Arabia: Potential of Hydrogen Fuel for Emission Footprint Reduction,” Sustainability, vol. 15, no. 7, p. 5639, Mar. 2023 (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 3.889, Q2). Page 13 of 32 CV of Md Shafiullah, Ph.D.
  • S. Ahmad, M. Shafiullah*, C. B. Ahmed, and M. Alowaifeer, “A Review of Microgrid Energy Management and Control Strategies,” IEEE Access, 2023 (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 3.476, Q2).
  • M. I. Hossain, M. Shafiullah, and M. A. Abido, “Battery Power Control Strategy for Intermittent Renewable Energy Integrated Modular Multilevel Converter-Based HighVoltage Direct Current Network,” Sustainability, vol. 15, no. 3, p. 2626, Feb. 2023 (ISI Journal, Impact Factor 3.889, Q2).
Dr Md Shafiullah

Assistant Professor