Ahmed Mohamed

Assistant Professor

Main Affiliation

Electrical Engineering


Steinman Hall


ST 638


(212) 650-6619


(212) 650-8249

Ahmed Mohamed


Ahmed Ali A. Mohamed is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, City College of the City University of New York (CUNY). He is the founding director of the CUNY Smart Grid Interdependencies Laboratory. His research interests include Smart Grids, Critical Infrastructure Interdependencies, Microgrids, and Traction Power Systems. He has numerous publications in these fields as book chapters, articles in premier journals and conference proceedings. Prof Mohamed has received research grants/projects from various companies and national funding agencies, e.g. Con Edison, NYSERDA and the National Science Foundation. He received several honors, and several of his papers received prestigious best paper awards. He has served as a reviewer, invited editor, topic chair and session chair at various top-tier journals and international conferences. Prof. Mohamed has also served on review panels for several national and international funding agencies, e.g. the US National Science Foundation and the Chilean National Science and Technology Commission. Prof. Mohamed is a Senior Member of IEEE, and has held several IEEE executive positions.


·Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, 2013.

·M.S., Electrical Engineering, Minia University, Egypt, 2009.

·B.S., Electrical Engineering, Minia University, Egypt, 2006.

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses:

  • Elements of Power Systems (EE 455)
  • Entrepreneurship in Renewable Energy Systems (EE 59894/ME 59905/CSC 59920/ECO 41250)


Graduate Courses:

  • Power Systems (EE G3301)
  • Renewable Energy (EE G6910)
  • Power Electronics (EE G3303)

Research Interests

Power and Energy Systems, Smart Grids, Critical Infrastructure Interdependencies, Microgrids, and Transportation Electrification.


Selected publications: