Department of Electrical Engineering


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Dr. Ajmal Farooq
Assistant Professor


Dr. Ajmal Farooq received BS & MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology Peshawar Pakistan in year 2007 & 2010 respectively. In year 2016, He received PhD degree in Electrical Engineering with specialization in power system engineering and specific research focus on power electronics from Zhejiang University, China. Since 2016, he has been with FAST National University Peshawar, Pakistan, where He is currently an Assistant Professor in Department of Electrical Engineering. His main areas of research interest are Power Electronics & Motor Drives, Electrical Energy Conversion Systems and Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) Converters. Dr. Ajmal Farooq has published ten research articles in various international journals and IEEE conference proceedings.

In Publications:

  1. Ajmal Farooq, Chao He and Guozhu Chen, “A Three Phase Interleaved Boost Converter with L & C Extension Mechanism” Technical gazette, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2018. (ISI, I.F=0.72)
  2. Ajmal Farooq, Zhaohui Sun and Guozhu Chen, “An Integrated Inverted and non-inverted Buck Converter”, IEICE Electronics Express, Vol. 1 3, No. 4, 1 -6, 2016. (ISI, I.F=0.34)
  3. Ajmal Farooq, Zeeshan Malik, DongchangQu, Zhaohui Sun, and Guozhu Chen, “A Three-Phase Interleaved Floating Output Boost Converter”, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 2015, Article ID. 409674. (ISI, I.F=1.01)
  4. Haiyan Pan, Chao He, Farooq Ajmal, Henglin Chen, Guozhu Chen, “Pulse-width modulation control strategy for high efficiency LLCresonant converter with light load applications”  IET Power Electronics, Volume 7, issue 11, 2014 , p. 2887 – 2894. (ISI, I.F=1.68)
  5. Zeeshan Malik, Qunwei Xu, Ajmal Farooq, Guozhu Chen, “A new modified quadratic boost converter with high voltage gain”. IEICE Electronics Express, Vol. 14, No. 1,1-6 2017. (ISI, I.F=0.34)
  6. AjmalFarooq, Zeeshan Malik, Zhaohui Sun and Guozhu Chen, “A Review of Non-isolated High Step-down dc-dc Converters”, International Journal of Smart Home Vol. 9, No. 8, 2015, Pages: 133-150. (EI)
  7. Ajmal Farooq, Farman Ullah and Muhammad Saleem, “Design of a Novel Voltage Regulator Module (VRM) with Fast Transient Response”, IJCSI International Journal of Computer Science Issues, Vol. 9, Issue 4, No 2, July 2012. (EI)
  8. Ajmal Farooq, Chao He, Henglin Chen and Guozhu Chen, “A High Step-up DC-DC Converter with Intermediate Capacitor and Coupled Inductors”, 9th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA), 2014. (EI) 
  9.  Jian Hu, Zhaohui Sun, Ajmal Farooq, Guozhu Chen, A Three-phase Four-wire Three-level Active Power Filter Based on One-cycle Control, 40th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2014), Dalas, USA, 2014. (EI)
  10. Muhammad Zeeshan Malik, Ajmal Farooq and Guozhu Chen, ”A DC-DC boost converter with extended voltage gain“, International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Systems (ICMES),  2015. (EI)


  • Ph.D(EE), Zhejiang University, China (2016)
  • M.S(EE), U.E.T, Peshawar, Pakistan (2009)
  • B.S(EE), UET Peshawar, Pakistan (2006)