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Day 1: January 7 (Thursday) 2016

Reporting (Registration & Kit collection)
Time: 10:00AM to 03:00PM
Venue:  Room-206

Inauguration
Time: 03:00PM to 04:00PM
Venue: UIU Auditorium

Speech from sponsors
Time: 04:00PM to 04:45PM
Venue: UIU Auditorium

Snacks/Tea break
Time: 04:45PM to 05:30PM
Venue:  Room-412

Plenary Session P1

Time: 05:30PM to 06:15PM
Venue: UIU Auditorium
Topic: Governance, Decentralisation and Energy: Towards a Research Agenda
Speaker: Dr. Ed Brown
Loughborough University

Day 2: January 8 (Friday) 2016

Technical Sessions A1, A2 (9:00AM-10.30AM)

Session A1, Venue: Room-212
Time: 9:00 AM-10.30AM

Biomass and Biogas

 

Paper Title

Authors

1

Electricity generation form pretreated palm oil mill effluent using Klebsiella Variicola as an inoculum in Microbial Fuel Cell.

Amirul Islam, Maksudur Khan,Abu Yousuf,Woon Wai, Cheng Kui

2

Bryophyllum Pinnatum Leaf Fueled Cell: An Alternate Way of Supplying Electricity at the Off-grid Areas in Bangladesh

Mehedi Hasan, Kamrul Khan

3

Prototype Design and Overview of a Low Price Microbial Fuel cell

Sheikh Shehab Uddin, Abu Hena Shatil, Kazi Shoffiuddin Roni, Walid Abdullah Bin

4

Prospect of Karanja (Pongamia pinnata) Biodiesel as an Alternative Energy Source in Bangladesh

Md. Zihadul Alam, Rumana Subnom Subnom,Jannatul Fardous Mug Mugdho

5

From Strain to Extraction: A Review to Produce Biodiesel from Microalgae in Bangladesh

Shitab  Ishmam,Wasel Rahman,Shabab Bin Karim,Sayedus Salehin,A.K.M. Sadrul Islam

 

Session A2, Venue: Room-214
Time: 9:00 AM-10.30AM

RE from Solar Thermal and Mini & Micro Hydro

 

Title

Authors

1

Development and Testing of a Two-axis Tracking Spherical Solar Cooker

A. N. M. Mizanur Rahman

2

Development and Performance Test of an Evacuated Tube Solar Water Heater

A. N. M. Mizanur Rahman

3

Performance of droop based load controller in interconnected micro hydro power plants.

Rojesh Dahal,Brijesh Adhikary; Shailendra Jha

4

Computational and Experimental Study of an Ultra-Low Head turbine

Pradeep Parajuli, Pratik Koirala,Nischal Pokharel

5

Reduction of Cooking Energy and CO2 emission using Heat Retention Cooker for Rice Cooking

Sayedus Salehin,A.K.M. Sadrul Islam,A.N.M. Zobayer

 

Tea break
Time: 10:30AM to 10:50AM
Venue:  Room-412

Professor Rashid Best Paper Presentation Award

Time: 10:50AM to 11:00AM
Venue: Room-412

Plenary Session P2

Time: 11:00AM to 11:30AM
Venue: UIU Auditorium
Topic: Solar Powered Pumps: A Cost-Effective Solution for Irrigation
Speaker: Md. Enamul Karim (Pavel)
Head of Renewable Energy, Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL), Bangladesh

Speech from Sponsors

Time: 11.30AM-12.00PM
Venue: UIU Auditorium

Prayer break and Lunch
Time: 12:00PM to 02:30PM
Venue: Room-412


Technical Sessions B1, B2, B3 (2.30PM-4.00PM)

Session B1, Venue: Room-212
Time: 2:30PM-4:00PM

PV Applications

 

Title

Authors

1

An Investigation into the Efficiency of Silicon Carbide Based Power Inverters

Ali Maswood

2

Performance Comparison of Mirror Reflected Solar Panel with Tracking and Cooling

A. N. M. Mizanur Rahman, Sheikh Md. Shahin Alam,

3

A Snapshot of Energy Efficient Off Grid Appliance Market in Bangladesh

Hasna Khan, Asma Haque,Syful Hoque, Kaysar Ahmed, Rafiur Rahman,Tanvir Ahmed,Rashedul Alam.

4

Prospect of Solar PV based Power Generation in the Marshy Lands of Bangladesh: An Analysis Through RET Screen Software

Kashfia Naz Nikita, Sk Nazmul Islam,Sarafat Islam,Mithun Saha

5

Meshed PV Systems

Walter Commerell, Rudy Müller, Phocos,Shanmuganandam, Sattya Bhattacharjee

 

Session B2, Venue: Room-214
Time: 2:30PM-4:00PM

Large Renewable Systems

 

Title

Authors

1

100% Electrification and Renewable based Ethiopian Power Sector Development Strategies

Md Alam Hossain Mondal,Elizabeth   Bryan; Claudia   Ringler; Mark   Rosegrant

2

Electric efficiency of the lighting technology of auto industry: recent development and future prospect

Muhammad Sifatul  Alam Chowdhury, Al Mahmudur Rahman

3

Ramp Rate Analysis of Roof-top PV on Distribution Grids for Large Cities in Australia

Md Rabiul Islam

4

Five Years of Solar Mini Grid Service in Sandwip Island of Bangladesh

Hasna Khan,Asma Haque

5

Impacts of Renewable Energy Integration into the High Voltage (HV) Networks

GM Shafiullah



Session B3, Venue: Room-215
Time: 2:30PM-4:00PM

Hybrid Systems

 

Title

Authors

1

Designing of an Optimized Building Integrated Hybrid Energy Generation System

Md. Rayhan Sharif, Md. Hafezur Rahman Chowdhury; Md. Nafeez  Rahman; Md. Asaduzzaman  Shoeb

2

Design and Economic Feasibility Analysis of Autonomous Hybrid Energy System For Rural Bangladesh

H.M. RAFEED LEON, Md.Saifur  Rahman, Muaser  Muaser Uddin Ahmed; Md. Sadiqul  Islam,Md. Asaduzzaman  Shoeb,

3

Assessing a rural electrification program in Malaysia: system performance analysis on 11 solar PV-diesel hybrid systems

Richard Blanchard, Abdul Mahmud

4

Voltage Regulation in Solar-Wind Hybrid Energy System using LTC3784

Tazrin Hassan Rini, M. Abdur Razzak

5

Techno-Economic Analysis of a Hybrid PVWind- Diesel Energy System for Sustainable development at Coastal Areas in Bangladesh

SK Shezan, A Hossain,M Farzana,A. Z. M Salahuddin



Tea
Time: 4:00PM to 4:30PM
Venue:  Room-412

Dinner
Time: 7:30PM
Venue: EFES, 13, Gulshan South Avenue, Gulshan-1, Dhaka-1212

Day 3: January 9 (Saturday) 2016

Technical Sessions C1, C2 (9:00AM-10:30AM)

Session C1, Venue: Room-212
Time: 9:00AM-10:30AM

PV Technology-I

 

Title

Authors

1

P-Spice Based Study of Environmental Effect on the Performance of the Solar PV Module

Avijit Saha, Fayyaz Khan,Naznin  Nahar

2

Internal Quantum Efficiency of Si-Drift Solar Cells with Nonuniformly and Heavily Doped Emitter

Md. Iqbal Chowdhury,Md. Huqe

3

Performance of CZTSxSe1-x Solar Cell with Various Mole Fractions of Sulfur for Different Buffer Layers

Sudipto Saha, MD Zubair  Rafique; Shahidul Hassan

4

Modeling of J-V Characteristics of CZTS Based Thin Film Solar Cells Including Voltage and Space Dependent Electric Field in the Absorber Layer

Md. Iqbal Chowdhury, Ayesha Ayesha,Kulsum Kulsum,Shamara Silvi

5

Modeling of Graphene/SiO2/Si(n) Based Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor Solar Cells

Md. Iqbal Chowdhury, Muhammad Islam,Md. Hasan,Rifat Sami

 

Session C2, Venue: Room-214
Time: 9:00AM-10:30AM

Wind Energy

 

Title

Authors

1

Impacts of Fixed Speed Wind Generators on Static Voltage Stability of Distribution Systems

Mohammed Haque

2

RET SCREEN Based Feasibility Study on the Prospect of Wind Power Generation along the Coastal Region of Chittagong, Bangladesh. 

Sadreza  Nizam Uddin, Md. Bodrudduza, B.K.M. Mizanur Rahman, Fayyaz Khan

3

A study on Data Accuracy by Comparing Between the Weibull and Rayleigh Distribution Function to Forecast the Wind Energy Potential for Several Locations of Bangladesh 

Syed Reza,Pallabi Zaman,Arif Ahammad,Ifrat Zaman Ifty, ; Ashif Mohammad, Md. Faysal Nayan,

4

Analysis of Air Foils and Design of Blades for a Low-Speed 250W Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Suitable for Coastal Areas of Bangladesh

Mahtab Murshed, Md. Yeasin Arafat, IM. Abdur Razzak,

5

Design and Analysis of an In-Runner Permanent Magnet Alternator for Low-Speed Wind Turbine

Md. Yeasin Arafat, Mahtab Murshed; M. Abdur Razzak,

Tea break
Time: 10:30PM to 11:00PM
Venue:  Room-412


Technical Sessions D1, D2, D3 (11:00 AM-12:30 PM)

 

Session D1, Venue: Room-212
Time: 11:00 AM-12:30PM

PV Technology-II

 

Title

Authors

1

Comparative Study between the Simulated and Commercially availabled Si- based Solar Panel

Dr. Md. Faruk Hossain, Md. Robin Khan,Sadia Binte Shahid Shahid

2

Construction of Mix-Dye Based Dye-Sensitized Solar cells to Absorb Light in Ultraviolet to Near Infrared Solar Spectrum

Md. Akhtaruzzaman, A. K. M. Hasan, T. H. Chowdhury, M. Aizat., N. Amin, M. Idriss,  A. Islam

3

Dye-Sensitized solar cells: Sensitized with triple dyes in ultraviolet to near infrared

Ashraful Islam, Md. Akhtar Uzzaman, Towhid H. Chowdhury, Idriss M. Bedja,Liyuan Han, Antoine Mirloup, and Raymond Ziessel

4

High Performance and Stable Molybdenum Telluride PV Cells with Indium Telluride BSF

Mrinmoy Dey, Maitry Dey

5

Antimony Telluride as a Novel BSF for Highly Stable Ultra-Thin CdTe Solar Cells

Mrinmoy Dey, Maitry Dey,M. A. Matin,Nowshad Amin



Session D2, Venue: Room-214
Time: 11:00 AM-12:30PM

RE Education and Policy Matters

 

Title

Authors

1

Key Features and Curriculum Model for Renewable Energy Master Programmes

Michael Golba, Andreas Guenther

2

Developing an Open Access Monitoring Device for Off-Grid Renewables

Richard Blanchard, Matt Little

3

Differential Evolution Algorithm Based Load Frequency Control in a Two-Area Conventional and Renewable Energy Based Nonlinear Power System

Muhammad Zamee, Kazi Islam,Ashik Ahmed; Kazi Zafreen

4

Prediction of Solar Irradiation in Bangladesh Using Artificial Neural Network (ANN) and Data Mapping Using GIS Technology

Khan Md. Rabbi, Indrajit Nandi, Abu Shoaib Saleh,Faiaz Faisal, Satyajit Mojumder

5

A Multi Criteria Decision Making Methodology for Selecting a Renewable Energy Option

S Ponnambalam, Samantha Islam; Hon Loong  Lam



Session D3, Venue: Room-215
Time: 11:00 AM-12:30PM

Control and Circuits-I

 

Title

Authors

1

Simulink Based Performance Analysis of Lead Acid Batteries with the Variation of Load Current and Temperature.

Md.Abdul Gaffar, Md. Enamul Huq  Sabuj,Fatima  Mostafa, Tanvir  Istiaque,Fayyaz Khan

2

Performance Study of Lead-Acid Battery in a Solar Car under Different Traffic and Weather Conditions

Imran Bin Jafar, Abdullah Al Mahmud; Asif Zaman, Mosaddequr Rahman

3

Testing and Performance Analysis of 1KW Locally Made Grid-Tie Photovoltaic Inverter Using Thin Film Solar Panel

Mohammad Rejwan Uddin, Khosru Salim,Md. Jasim Uddin,Saila Ishrat  Annie

4

Design, Construction and Implementation of a Highly Efficient, Lightweight and Cost Effective Charger for Electric Easy Bikes

Md. jasim Uddin, Khosru Salim,M. Ishtiaque Rahman, Mohammad Rejwan Uddin

5

Design and implementation of a Micro Controller Based Portable Solar Charge Controller Tester

Shahriar Chowdhury, Fayyaz Khan,Mahmud Ibrahim



Prayer break and Lunch
Time: 12:30PM to 02:30PM
Venue: Room-412


Technical Sessions E1, E2, E3 (2:30PM-4:30PM)

Session E1, Venue: Room-212
Time: 2:30PM-4:30PM

Control and Circuits-II

 

Title

Authors

1

Study of Traditional and Z-source Converter under Variable Fuel-Flow-Rate of PEMFC

Muhammad Musthafa Roomi, Ali Maswood; Md Shafquat Ullah Khan,

2

Solar Power Controller to Drive Load at Constant Power under Insufficient Solar Radiation

Md. Tanvir  Ahammed, Md. Rafiqul  Islam

3

Evaluation of Level-Shifted and Phase-Shifted PWM in Multilevel PUC Inverter for PV Applications

MOHD TARIQ, Md. Tauquir Iqbal,Atif Iqbal, Ali Maswood, Mohammad Meraj

4

Fuzzy Logic Control of Buck Converter for Photo Voltaic Emulator

MOHD TARIQ, Md. Tauquir Iqbal

5

Control of Bidirectional DC/DC Converter for Back to Back NPC-based Wind Turbine System under Grid Faults

Md Shafquat Ullah Khan, Ali Maswood, Hossein Dehghani Tafti,

 

Session E2, Venue: Room-214
Time: 2:30PM-4:30PM

RE from Solid waste, PZT and Wave

 

Title

Authors

1

A Study on Anaerobic Co digestion of Municipal solid waste and tannery solid waste

MOHAMMAD MAZED, Shilpy Basak

2

Design and Analysis on Biogas Producing from Wastes of Dhaka City

Md. Moniruzzaman, M. Muhibbullah

3

A Wave-to-Wire Model of Ocean Wave Energy Conversion System Using MATLAB/Simulink Platform

Jakir Hossain

4

Power Generation for Auto Street Light Using PZT

Mrinmoy Dey, Tawhida Akand,Sadeka Sultana

 

Session E3, Venue: Room-215
Time: 2:30PM-4:30PM

Socio-Economic Aspects of RE

 

Title

Authors

1

Biogas Based Chain Business: A Road to Sustainable Rural Development

Md. Amimul Ehsan, Choton Kanti Das; Mahadi Hasan

2

Incorporating the Institutions’ Perspective into a Proposed Model for Assessing Success of Solar Home System Implementations

Hans-Gerhard Holtorf, Tania Urmee; Martina Calais; Trevor Pryor

3

Socioeconomic impact of a rural microgrid

Shailendra Jha,Petter  Stoa,Kjetil Uhlen

4

Economic and Environmental Assessments of Solar Home Systems in Bangladesh

Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Sayedus Salehin,A.K.M. Sadrul Islam

5

Energy Usage Pattern of Off-grid Population in  Bangladesh

Hasna Khan, Asma Haque; Kaysar Ahmed,Rafiur Rahman, Tanvir Ahmed,Rashedul Alam

6

A Techno-economic Assessment for Charging Easy Bikes Using Solar Energy in Bangladesh

Md. Mustafizur Rahman, A.K.M. Sadrul Islam,Md. Abdullah Al-Matin, Md. Abdullah Hil Baky

 

Tea
Time: 4:30PM to 5:00PM
Venue:  Room-412

 

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