Vacancy (Research Scholarship Scheme)

Project Title
Research on the Efficacy of Integrated Fuel Cell and FACT Devices in Improving Power Quality on Distribution Networks with Photovoltaic Systems
UTAR Sg Long
Appointment Duration
August 2017 - August 2019
No. of Vacancy
1 (one)
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.
How to apply
If you are interested, please contact Dr. Wong Jianhui via email at