Yousef Mahmoud


Yousef A. Mahmoud is an assistant professor in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Kennesaw State University, GA, USA. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering from University of Waterloo, Canada in Aug/2016. His research interests include modeling, control and operation of Solar Photovoltaic Systems. 

Dr. Mahmoud is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion Journal. He is also an Editor of the IEEE Power Engineering Letters. He is a holder of a sole-inventor US patent and has been listed among the World's Top 2% Scientists released by Stanford University in 2020 and 2021 [Link]. 



  • Member, IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN), 2022.
  • Full Member, Sigma Xi, 2021. 
  • Senior Member, IEEE, 2017.
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Renewable Energy Congress, 2017.
  • Star Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2016.
  • Teaching Assistantship Award, ECE, University of Waterloo, Canada, 2016.