Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Hashim Al-Hassan
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Al-Hassan, Hashim
PhD Student Researcher
Graduate Student
Office: Benedum 816
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  • MS in Electrical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2014
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2010
  • Minor in Mathematics, University of Pittsburgh, 2010


Hashim's research interests include, HVDC, MTDC, Microgrids, renewable energy integration, and power system protection and control. During his Master's degree studies, he conducted research on fault location and fault section identification for different HVDC systems. He is currently doing research on distributed cooperative control to solve power system control problems
  1. Emerging Leaders' Certificate of Achievement, University of Pittsburgh, 2010
  1. Reed, G.F.; Al Hassan, H.A.; Korytowski, M.J.; Lewis, P.T.; Grainger, B.M., "Comparison of HVAC and HVDC solutions for offshore wind farms with a procedure for system economic evaluation," Energytech, 2013 IEEE , vol., no., pp.1,7, 21-23 May 2013