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Dr. Jaber Abu-Qahouq




  • B.Sc. degree (first class honors) from the Princess Sumaya University for Technology/Royal Scientific Society (RSS), Amman, Jordan, in 1998
  • M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from The University of Central Florida (UCF), Orlando, FL, USA, in 2000 and 2003, respectively, all in Electrical Engineering/Electronics

Dr. Jaber Abu Qahouq is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama, the Director of The Energy and Power Electronics Systems and Devices Laboratory, the Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of the Alabama Mobility and Power (AMP) Center, and a member of The Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies (CAVT).

Dr. Jaber Abu Qahouq main research interests includes but are not limited to Power Electronic Converters, Systems, and Devices, Control, Energy Storage Systems, Battery Management Systems and State-of-Health Estimation, Energy and Power Systems, Wireless Power Transfer, Renewable Energy Systems, Power Magnetic Devices, Embedded Systems Design for Power Electronics and Energy Systems, Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, Electric Arial Vehicles, and utilizing Artificial Intelligence in Power and Energy Systems Applications, among others.

Affiliated Areas
Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies, Electrical and Computer Engineering, The Alabama Mobility and Power (AMP) Center

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