Research Activities in SRI

Information of Solar Research Institute (SRI), UiTM Project Green Campuses and Solar Parks
Construction and Performance Investigation of Three-Phase Solar PV and Battery Energy Storage System Integrated UPQC
Building Integrated Photovoltaic and Enhanced Energy Efficiency Technology
Solar Research Institute (SRI) & Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UiTM and Public Works Department (JKR) Malaysia Embarked on the Enhanced Energy Efficiency Technology Research
Enhanced Energy Efficiency Technology (EEET)
Demand Side Management (DSM) in Power System Reliability
Portable Microgrid Prototype Laboratory
Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) based Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technique in Photovoltaic (PV) System
Smart Greenhouse
Small Signal Stability in Power System Dynamic
Blackout in Power System Reliability
Stirling Engine and its Significance in Energy Storage System (ESS) and Energy Production
Hybrid Renewable Energy System using HOMER Software

Ongoing Research Projects

NO.PROJECT TITLEPROJECT MANAGER
1Shah Alam Towards Smart City: Centralized Energy Monitoring System For Sustainable Low Carbon Planning Of Majlis Bandaraya Shah Alam (Mbsa)Dr. Azlin Mohd Azmi
2Energy Audit And Renewable Energy Recommendation At Conservation ParkDr. Azlin Mohd Azmi
3Characterization Of Energy Consumption And Energy Performance For Hospital Buildings In Malaysia)Dr. Azlin Mohd Azmi
4Optimum Energy Management Strategy Of Virtual Power Plant (Vpp) Model In A University Campus Microgrid)Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan
5Characterizing Consumer’s Load Profile With Demand Side Management Strategies For Enhance Time Of Use (Etou) Electricity Tariff Using Self-Organizing Mapping – Particle Swarm Optimization (Som-Pso))Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan
6Unido Consultant For The Thermal Energy Policy StudiesAssoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan
7Energy Benchmarking Formula And Methodology For Malaysian Government HospitalsAssoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan
8Classification And Mitigation Of Complex Power Quality Problems In Energy Storage System (Ess), LrgsAssoc. Prof. Dr Muhammad Murtadha Othman
9Kolaborasi Bersama Kementerian Kerja Raya Dalam Teknologi Termaju Kecekapan Tenaga Untuk Bangunan Berskala Besar Di Bawah Geran Penyelidikan Create, JkrAssoc. Prof. Dr Muhammad Murtadha Othman
10Reliability Enhancement In Power System Through Optimal Placement Of Renewable Distributed Generation And Mutated Ant Lion Optimizer, FrgsAssoc. Prof. Ir Dr Nur Ashida Salim
11Optimum Demand Response In Virtual And Physical Layers Of Peer To Peer (P2p) Energy Trading Architecture In A Smart Microgrid Syste, AaibeAssoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan
12Volt-Var Optimization (Vvo) Control For Energy Conservation To Enhance The Peer-To-Peer (P2p) Energy Trading, AaibeAssoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Murtadha Othman
13Economic, Socio And Environmental Assessment Of The Peer-To-Peer Trading Policy Of Distributed Pv Electricity Generation, AaibeDr. Ramlan Zailani
14Modeling Of Halal Solar-Based Dehydration Greenhouse Within Commercialization Framework And Marketing Sustainability, Mosti Ibf

1) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Murtadha Othman,

2) Tengku Intan Suzila Tengku Sharif,

3) Wan Liza Binti Md Amin@Fahmy,

4) Norzaity Binti Othman,

5) Noriah Ramli

15Mou Collaboration With The Bright Star University (Bsu), LibyaAssoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Murtadha Othman
16Mou Collaboration With The Uitm Holdings

Assoc. Prof. Dr Muhammad Murtadha Othman

& Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Nofri Yenita Dahlan

17An Improved Artificial Intelligence-Based Maximum Power Point Tracking Controller For Highly Efficient Photovoltaic System Under Varying Environmental Conditions, FrgsNorazlan Bin Hashim
18New Mathematical Model Of Dynamic Dual-Axis Solar Tracking System Forphotovoltaic System Under Malaysia Climate, FrgsDr Siti Zaliha Binti Mohammad Noor

Research Grants

No.

Title

Source of Funding

Amount (RM)

1

CLASSIFICATION AND MITIGATION OF COMPLEX POWER QUALITY PROBLEMS IN ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM (ESS)

(01/01/2019-30/06/2022)

00-IRMI/LRGS 5/3 (001/2019)

Total amount = RM2.75 mil

UiTM = RM 552,000.00         

2

OPTIMAL CAPACITOR PLACEMENT AND SIZING WITH AUTOTRANSFORMER FOR ENERGY SAVING OF SEVERAL GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS IN SELANGOR

(01/09/2018-31/08/2018)

100-IRMI/GOV 16/6/2 (013/2018)

RM 50,000

3

Optimal Capacitor Placement and Sizing with Autotransformer for Energy Saving of Several Government Buildings in Selangor

Collaborative Research Project with the Public Works Department (Jabatan Kerja Raya/JKR), Selangor

(2012-2015)

Ø Malaysian Electricity Supply Industries Trust Account (MESITA), Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA).

 

Funding Sources :

Ø MESITA/ KeTTHA : RM 900,000

4

HYBRID SUSTAINABLE OPTIMAL POWER SCHEDULING TECHNIQUE FOR DISTRIBUTED GENERATION PLACEMENT

600-IRMI/FRGS 5/3 (082/2019)

RM 76,500.00

5

REAL-TIME WEB SERVICE ORIENTED FRAMEWORK FOR ELECTRIC POWER TRANSMISSION SYSTEM ASSET MANAGEMENT

600-IRMI/FRGS 5/3 (157/2019)

RM 70,000.00

6

MUTI-OBJECTIVE CASCADED EVOLUTIONARY IMMUNIZED SYMBIOTIC ORGANISMS SEARCH IN VOLTAGE CONTROL STUDY

(01/09/2018-31/08/2018)

600-IRMI/REI 5/3 (011/2018)

RM 32,000

7

COST EFFECTIVE SOLUTION OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN A LARGE BUILDING BASED ON THE OPTIMAL LOCATION AND SIZING OF CAPACITORS

(01/07/2018-30/06/2020)

600-IRMI/DANA 5/3/BESTARI (119/2018)

RM 30,000

8

RISK AND RELIABILITY COST/WORTH ASSESSMENT OF DYNAMIC SYSTEM CASCADING COLLAPSE

(01/07/2018-30/06/2020)

600-IRMI/DANA 5/3/BESTARI (121/2018)

RM 30,000

9

EMPERICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF GEOMAGNETIC INDUCED CURRENT (GIC) DUE TO SPACE WEATHER PERTUBATION BY USING SHA METHOD

(01/01/2018-31/12/2019)

600-IRMI/PERDANA 5/3/MITRA (005/2018)-1

RM 72,000

10

DATA ANALYTICS TOWARDS

ENERGY EFFICIENCY: ONTOLOGYDRIVEN

ELASTIC BAYESIAN

NETWORKS FOR LOCALIZED ENERGY

CONSUMPTION BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS

AND PREDICTION MODELING

(15/08/2017-14/08/2020)

600-IRMI/FRGS

5/3 (082/2017)

RM 86,072

11

PARTICLE SWARM OPTIMIZATION BASED TECHNIQUE FOR SOLVING MULTI-AREA ECONOMIC DISPATCH

600-IRMI/DANA 5/3/LESTARI (0117/2016)

RM20,000

12

DEVELOPMENT OF CONTROL STRATEGY OF MICRO-GRID SYSTEM WITH ISLANDING DETECTION

600-IRMI/DANA 5/3/LESTARI (0169/2016)

RM20,000

13

CHAOTIC EVOLUTIONARY ARTIFICIAL IMMUNE ALGORITHM BASED TECHNIQUE IN MULTI-AREA VOLTAGE STABILITY MODEL WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY CONSIDERATION

600-RMI/FRGS 5/3 (0102/2016)

RM80,600

14

IMPROVED SWARM EVOLUTIONARY-PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUE FOR VOLTAGE CONTROL IN POWER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM

600-IRMI/MYRA 5/3/LESTARI (0024/2016)

RM20,000

15

DETERMINATION OF TRANSMISSION RELIABILITY MARGIN CONSIDERING COMPOSITION OF UNCERTAINTY WITH DISSIMILAR TYPES OF SYSTEM OPERATING CONDITION

(01/09/06-31/08/18)

Bestari, UiTM

RM 35,000

16

The Ascertainment of Sensitive Transmission Line due to the Impact of System Cascading Collapse

(01/12/2015-30/11/2017)

Lestari, UiTM

RM 20,000

17

Real Time Voltage Sag Source Identification based on Sliding Windows S-Transform

(2 May 2015 – 31 October 2017)

ESciencefund, Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia

RM 182,000

18

Determination of Transmission Reliability Margin Considering Uncertainty of Dynamic System Cascading Collapse

(1 Disember 2014 – 30 November 2016)

Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 96,000

19

The Implication of Hidden Failure Protection System Towards Critical Cascading Collapse in a Power System

(1 Disember 2014 – 30 November 2016)

RAGS, MOE

RM 80,000

20

Modified Firefly Algorithm in Over Current Relay Coordination Time Minimization (ERGS/1/2013/TK02/UITM/02/04)

(1 Jun 2013 – 21 Mei 2015)

Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 84,000

21

Hybrid Fuzzy-Swarm Algorithm in Power System Congestion Management Characterization (600-RMI/FRGS 5/3 (84/2013)

(15 November 2013 – 14 November 2015)

Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 58,000

22

Differential Evolutionary Ant Colony Optimization in Economic Power Dispatch Characterization (RAGS/2012/UITM/TK02/6)

(15 Disember 2012 – 14 Disember 2014)

RAGS, MOE

RM 60,000

23

Assessment of New Power Tracing Technique Based on Computational Intelligence Method

(1 July 2011-30 June 2013)

Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 100,000

24

New Power Tracing Technique Based on Computational Intelligence Method

(1 June 2011-31 May 2013)

Excellence Fund (Dana Kecemerlangan), UiTM

RM 7,000

25

Characterisation of Sea Wave Parameters in The Generation of Electrical Energy

(1 Sept. 2010-31 Aug. 2012)

FRGS, MOHE, Malaysia

RM 50,130

26

Inter-Area Transfer Capability Assessment Considering Capacity Benefit Margin with Reliability of Interconnected System

(April 2012- May 2014)

ESciencefund, Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia

RM 137,000

27

Flexible Optimal Solutions of Capacity Benefit Margin Using Pareto Based Evolutionary Programming Technique

(Julai 2012-Jun2015)

Exploratory Research Grant (ERGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 80,000

28

Computational Performance of Artificial Immune System-based Sizing Technique for Grid-connected Photovoltaic System

(1 March 2010-29 Feb. 2012)

Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

RM 48,000

29

Power Scheduling Scheme for Intelligent Power System Applications

(1 Jan. 2010-31 Dec. 2011)

Excellence Fund, UiTM

RM 8,000

30

Application of Sea Wave for Electricity Generation

(1 Jan. 2010-31 Dec. 2011)

Excellence Fund, UiTM

RM 10,000

31

Determination of Transmission Reliability Margin by Means of Parametric-Bootstrap Technique

(August 2008-July 2010)

ESciencefund, MOSTI, Malaysia

RM 118,000

32

A Novel Approach for the Composite Power System Expansion Planning

(July 2008-June 2010)

ESciencefund, MOSTI, Malaysia

RM 167,900

33

Available Transfer Capability Assessment Using the Cubic-Spline Interpolation Technique Incorporating the Ralston’s Methods

(Sept. 2007-Nov. 2009)

ESciencefund, MOSTI, Malaysia

RM 80,000

34

Voltage Stability Improvement Technique Using Ant Colony Optimization Technique

(2007-2009)

ESciencefund, MOSTI, Malaysia

RM 62,500

35

Development of Quadratic Sensitivity Method in Transfer Capability Computation

(1 July 2003-30 June 2004)

Institute of Research, Development and Commercialization (IRDC), UiTM

RM 13,000

36

Available Transfer Capability Optimization by Using the Evolutionary Programming

(1 May 2003-30 April 2004)

IRDC, UiTM

RM 10,000

37

Development of Visual Power System Tool Using Component Based Development (CBD)

IRDC, UiTM

RM 10,000