Nafis Subhani

Nafis Subhani


Contact Information

Cell Phone: +8801679635510


M.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (By research mode), 2019
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia

B.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 2014
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Bangladesh

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Examination
Government City College, Chittagong

Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Examination
SWI, Chittagong

Work Experience:

1. Lecturer
Leading University, Sylhet-3112, Bangladesh
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
Year: 2021 - Present

2. Research Scientist
Centre for Smart Grid and Energy Research (CSMER)
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia
Year: 2019 - 2020

3. Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of EEE, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia
Year: 2017 - 2019

4. Assistant Electrical Engineer
PHP Steel Cold Rolling Mills Limited, Chittagong
Year: 2014 - 2017

Area of Study

Research area/interest:

- DC-AC and AC-DC power electronic converter design

- Modeling of Z-source inverter

- Z-source DC-DC converter

- Grid connected PV inverter

- Development of DC-DC Converter based Smart Transformer for AC-DC Hybrid Microgrid system


Research publications:

  1. Subhani N, Kannan R, Mahmud A, Blaabjerg F. "Z‐source inverter topologies with switched Z‐impedance networks: A review". IET Power Electronics, United Kingdom 2021. (SCIE/WoS Indexed-Q1, Impact Factor-2.839)
  2. Subhani, N.; Kannan, R.; Mahmud, M..A.; Roy, T.K.; Romlie, M.F. "Analysis of Steady-State Characteristics for a Newly Designed High Voltage Gain Switched Inductor Z-Source Inverter." Electronics, Switzerland 2019, 8, 940. (SCIE/WoS Indexed-Q2, Impact Factor-2.4112)
  3. Subhani, N.; Kannan, R.; Mahmud, M.A.; Romlie, M.F. Performance Analysis of a Modernized Z-Source Inverter for Robust Boost Control in Photovoltaic Power Conditioning Systems. Electronics, Switzerland 2019, 8, 139. (SCIE/WoS Indexed-Q2, Impact Factor-2.4112)
  4. N. Subhani, R. Kannan and A. Mahmud, "New Symmetric Enhanced-Boost Modified Z-Source Inverters with Switched Z-Impedance," 2020 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Smart Grid and Renewable Energy (PESGRE2020), Cochin, India, 2020, pp. 1-6, DOI:10.1109/PESGRE45664.2020.9070452. (IEEE Industry Application Society Sponsored Conference)
  5. N. Subhani, R. Kannan, K. Porkumaran, S. Prasath and M. Srinath, "An Improved Modified Capacitor-Assisted Z-Source Inverter with Reduced Capacitor Voltage Stress and Inrush Start-up Current," 2019 IEEE Conference on Energy Conversion (CENCON), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2019, pp. 182-187, DOI:10.1109/CENCON47160.2019.8974668 (ISI Indexed Conference)
  6. Subhani, N.; Kannan, R.; Romlie, M.F.: 'Steady State Performance Analysis of One Switched Inductor Series Z-source Inverter', Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, 2018, p. 55 (6 pp.)-55 (6 pp.), DOI: 10.1049/cp.2018.1348 (Scopus Indexed Conference)