Dr. Irfan Ullah

Dr. Irfan Ullah

University of Management and Technology


Dr. Irfan Ullah serves as Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering Department, School of Engineering at the University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan. Previously, he was a post-doctoral fellow in Graduate Institute of Color and Illumination Technology at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan. He also worked as a visiting scholar in Competence Center Envelopes and Solar Energy at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Horw, Switzerland.

He received MS Leading to Ph.D. degree in Information and Communications Engineering from the Myongji University, Yongin, South Korea. He received the BS degree in Electrical Engineering from the COMSATS Institute of information Technology, Lahore, Pakistan. Over the past four years, He has provided high-level research in a variety of institutes and across multiple research areas, such as optics, solar energy, and lighting.

From his achievements, the following are brought to the table: Bronze paper and Best paper awards in various conferences and research competitions 33 papers including international journals and conferences with 251 citations, Founding Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Daylighting, Guest Editor and Editorial Board Member of severalinternational journals, and reviewer of several high impact journals.

He has worked on various research projects. He developed optical designs for the concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) system to increase irradiance uniformity over the multi-junction solar cell. Further, he developed various solar concentration systems using Fresnel lens, parabolic reflector, parabolic trough, and compound parabolic concentrator (CPC) to achieve highly-concentrated light for different solar energy applications. He has research interests in Power, Energy technology, Renewable energy, Concentrated solar Energy, Solar concentrators, Solar thermal, and photovoltaic (PV), Daylighting, and Lighting.

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Total publications: 33

Total citations (Google Scholar) :251

Total impact factor : 16


Address: Room 501, SEN Building, UMT, C-II, Johar Town, Lahore-54770, Pakistan.

Cell No.: +92 300 9572152

Email: irfan@solarlits.com, irfanullah@umt.edu.pk

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