Dr. Nahid-Al-Masood

Associate Professor

Academic Background

PhD, The University of Queensland, Australia, 2017

MSc, BUET, Bangladesh, 2010

BSc, BUET, Bangladesh, 2008

Contact Info
  • nahid@eee.buet.ac.bd

  • +88 01716 494 885

Dr. Nahid-Al-Masood completed his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in EEE from BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2008 and 2010 respectively. He earned the PhD degree in Power and Energy Systems from The University of Queensland (UQ), Brisbane, Australia, in 2017. Currently, he is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of EEE, BUET. He is also an honorary research fellow in the School of ITEE, UQ. His research interests include power system modeling and analysis, and grid integration of renewable energy. He has more than 50 publications in reputed international journals and conferences. Dr. Masood is a senior member of IEEE. 

Keywords/ Research Interest

Power system analysis and modeling, Power system dynamic response, Transient stability, Grid integration of large-scale wind and PV, Power system security, planning, reliability and asset management, Load and renewable generation forecasting.


1. Dean's award for outstanding PhD thesis, The University of Queensland, Australia. (2) First prize in Graduate Student Poster Contest in 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, Colorado, USA.

Recent/Selected Publications

1. N. Masood, R. Yan and T. K. Saha, “Investigation of Load Frequency Relief from Field Measurements and Its Impact on Contingency Reserve Evaluation”, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 567-577, 2018.

2. R. Yan, N. Masood, T. K. Saha, F. Bai and H. Gu, “The Anatomy of the 2016 South Australia Blackout: A Catastrophic Event in a High Renewable Network”, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 33, no. 5, pp. 5374 - 5388, 2018.