Research Scholarship Scheme


Research on the Efficacy of Integrated Fuel Cell and FACT Devices in Improving Power Quality on Distribution Networks with Photovoltaic Systems

No. of Vacant(s) : 1 (one)
Appointment Duration: August 2017 - August 2019
Location : UTAR Sg Long
Stipend : RM2,500.00/month
Education Level : B.Eng (Hons) Electrical and Electronics Eng. or
B.Eng (Hons) Electronics Eng. or
B.Eng (Hons) Electrical Eng. or
B.Eng (Hons) Electronic and Communications Eng.
Specific Skills / Knowledge Required: MATLAB Simulink (added value)
Job Description : 1. Register as Master Candidate in UTAR and can use this project to ontain the Master Degree.
2. Model the distribution network in Simulink, sample network loading, RE generation profile, and electric vehicle charging profile.
3. Baseline assessment for max network capability.
4. Develop unified FUEL CELL-FACT devices
5. Investigate the efficacy of integrated FUEL CELL-FACT devices in improving power quality issues caused by grid connected photovoltaic systems on distribution network.

If you are interested, please contact Dr Wong Jianhui  via email at