Faris Al Naemi


Department of Engineering and Mathematics

College of Business, Technology and Engineering


Electrical Engineering, electromagnetic applications and Power Electronics


  • Cardiff University
  • National and International companies


Journal articles

Constantinou, S., Al‐naemi, F., Alrashidi, H., Mallick, T., & Issa, W. (2023). A review on technological and urban sustainability perspectives of advanced building‐integrated photovoltaics. Energy Science & Engineering. http://doi.org/10.1002/ese3.1639

Lami, M., Al‐naemi, F., & Issa, W. (2022). Automated quantification system for vision through polymer‐dispersed liquid crystal double‐glazed windows: circuit implementation. IET Circuits, Devices & Systems. http://doi.org/10.1049/cds2.12135

Musameh, H., Alrashidi, H., Al-Neami, F., & Issa, W. (2022). Energy performance analytical review of semi-transparent photovoltaics glazing in the United Kingdom. Journal of Building Engineering. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2022.104686

Lami, M., Al-naemi, F., Jabbar, H.A., Alrashidi, H., & Issa, W. (2022). Optimisation of wasted air utilisation in thermal loss reduction in double-glazed windows of commercial buildings in cold regions. International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering, 14 (2), 145-165. http://doi.org/10.1007/s40095-022-00499-0

Lami, M., Al-Naemi, F., Alrashidi, H., & Issa, W. (2022). Quantifying of vision through polymer dispersed liquid crystal double-glazed window. Energies, 15 (9). http://doi.org/10.3390/en15093196

Azizian Fard, M., Farrag, M.E., Reid, A., & Al-Naemi, F. (2019). Electrical Treeing in Power Cable Insulation under Harmonics Superimposed on Unfiltered HVDC Voltages. Energies, 12 (16), 3113. http://doi.org/10.3390/en12163113

Ramadan, A., & Alnaemi, F. (2017). Design and modelling techniques of permanent magnet fault current limiter. Energy Procedia, 134, 616-625. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.09.572

Yang, J., Al-Naemi, F., & Zhang, W. (2015). Low-power single-stage power factor rectifier based on discontinuous capacitor voltage mode double-ended forward converter. IET Power Electronics, 8 (8), 1451-1460. http://doi.org/10.1049/iet-pel.2014.0695

Yang, J., Al-Naemi, F., & Zhang, W. (2015). Small-signal model analysis and control design of a double-ended forward converter in discontinuous-capacitor-voltage mode. IET Power Electronics, 8 (5), 802-813. http://doi.org/10.1049/iet-pel.2014.0349

Yang, J., Zhang, W., Al-Naemi, F., & Chen, X. (2013). A high power factor rectifier based on buck converter operating in discontinuous inductor current mode. Energy and Power Engineering, 5 (4B), 842-849. http://doi.org/10.4236/epe.2013.54B162

Yang, J., Zhang, W., Al-Naemi, F., & Chen, X. (2013). Analysis and modeling of buck converter in discontinuous-output-inductor-current mode operation. Energy and Power Engineering, 5 (4B), 850-856. http://doi.org/10.4236/epe.2013.54B163

Yang, J., Zhang, W., Al-Naemi, F., & Chen, X. (2013). A single phase current source PFC converter based on UC3854. Energy and Power Engineering, 5 (4B), 857-863. http://doi.org/10.4236/epe.2013.54B164

Zhang, W., Zhang, W., Yang, J., & Al-Naemi, F. (2013). Comparisons between CRM and CCM PFC. Energy and Power Engineering, 5 (4B), 864-868. http://doi.org/10.4236/epe.2013.54B165

Al-Naemi, F.I., Hall, J.P., & Moses, A.J. (2006). FEM modelling techniques of magnetic flux leakage-type NDT for ferromagnetic plate inspections. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 304 (2), e790-e793. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmmm.2006.02.225

Alnaemi, F., & Moses, A.J. (2003). Improvement of permanent magnet machines performance by including magnetic shells into the rotor geometry. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 254-255, 250-252. http://doi.org/10.1016/s0304-8853(02)00781-3

Conference papers

Musameh, H., Al-Naemi, F., Issa, W., & Alrashidi, H. (2023). The thermal and optical characterization of semi-transparent photovoltaics samples for buildings energy evaluations. In 58th International Universities Power Engineering Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 29 August 2023 - 1 September 2023. IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/UPEC57427.2023.10294995

Issa, W., Al-Naemi, F., Al-Greer, M., & Bashir, I. (2023). Review on power electronics curriculums in academia and framework development. In 58th International Universities Power Engineering Conference, Technological University Dublin, Ireland, 29 August 2023 - 1 September 2023. IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/UPEC57427.2023.10294725

Musameh, H., Alrashidi, H., Al-Naemi, F., & Issa, W. (2022). Quantifying the energy saving potential when utilising CdTe STPV glazing systems. In International Conference on Technologies and Materials for Renewable Energy, Environment and Sustainability, France, 9 May 2022 - 11 May 2022.

Lami, M., Al-Naemi, F., Jabbar, H., Alrashidi, H., & Issa, W. (2021). Thermal Loss Reduction Using a Ventilated Double-Glazed Window for Commercial Buildings in Average-Climate Environments. In 2021 International Conference on Sustainable Energy Engineering and Application (ICSEEA), Indonesia, 12 October 2021 - 14 October 2021. IEEE

Akmal, M., Al-Naemi, F., Iqbal, N., Al-Tarabsheh, A., & Meegahapola, L. (2019). Impact of distributed PV generation on relay coordination and power quality. 2019 IEEE Milan PowerTech. http://doi.org/10.1109/ptc.2019.8810791

Issa, W., Al-Naemi, F., Konstantopoulos, G., Sharkh, S., & Abusara, M. (2019). Stability Analysis and Control of a Microgrid against Circulating Power between Parallel Inverters. Energy Procedia, 157, 1061-1070. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2018.11.273

Al-Naemi, F., Issa, W., Ramadan, A., & Hall, J. (2018). Design and modelling of permanent magnet fault current limiter For electrical power applications. In 53rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference 2018, Glasgow, 4 September 2018 - 7 September 2018. http://www.upec2018.com/

Al-Naemi, F., Yang, J., & Zhang, W. (2015). A Low Power Single-stage LED Driver Operating between Discontinuous Conduction Mode and Critical Conduction Mode. Energy Procedia, 74, 817-825. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.817

Zurek, S., Al-Naemi, F., & Moses, A.J. (2008). Finite-element modeling and measurements of flux and eddy current distribution in toroidal cores wound from electrical steel. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 44 (6), 902-905. http://doi.org/10.1109/TMAG.2007.916232

Zurek, S., Al-Naemi, F., Moses, A.J., & Marketos, P. (2008). Anomalous B–H behaviour of electrical steels at very low flux density. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 320 (20), 2521-2525. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmmm.2008.04.041

Kozak, J., Ivanov, A., Al-Naemi, F., & Gulbinowicz, Z. (2007). EDM electrode wear and its effect on processes accuracy and process modelling. Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Electromachining, ISEM 2007, 81-86.

Moses, A.J., Al-Naemi, F., & Hall, J. (2003). Designing and prototyping for production. Practical applications of electromagnetic modelling. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 254-255, 228-233. http://doi.org/10.1016/s0304-8853(02)00963-0

Book chapters

Yang, J., Al-Naemi, F., Zhang, W., Liu, Y., & Chen, X. (2015). A universal-input high-power-factor LLC resonant driver without electrolytic capacitor for PWM dimming LED lighting application. In 2014 International Power Electronics and Application Conference and Exposition. (pp. 1473-1478). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/PEAC.2014.7038082

Yang, J., Al-Naemi, F., & Zhang, W. (2014). Operation analysis for Buck PFC converter in discontinuous capacitor voltage mode. In Proceedings - 2014 International Power Electronics and Application Conference and Exposition. (pp. 1467-1472). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers: http://doi.org/10.1109/PEAC.2014.7038081

Beckley, P. (2002). Chapter-9- FEM Design of Electrical Machines. In Electrical Steels for Rotating Machines. (First published 2002). PUBLISHED BY THE INSTITUTION OF NGINEERING AND ECHNOLOGY ,LONDON NIT

Theses / Dissertations

Musameh, H.O. (2024). Semi-Transparent Photovoltaic Technology Integration in Smart Buildings. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Issa, W., & Al-Naemi, F. http://doi.org/10.7190/shu-thesis-00618

Lami, M.A.J. (2024). Development of smart glazing techniques for efficient buildings. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Al-Naemi, F., & Issa, W. http://doi.org/10.7190/shu-thesis-00613

Ramadan, A. (2018). Permanent Magnet Fault Current Limiters for Electrical Power Protection Systems. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Al-Naemi, F. http://doi.org/10.7190/shu-thesis-00098

Kadem, B.Y. (2017). P3HT:PCBM-based organic solar cells : Optimisation of active layer nanostructure and interface properties. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Hassan, A., & Dharmadasa, I.

Jianbo, Y. (2015). DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL TECHNIQUES OF FRONT-END AC/DC POWER CONVERTERS. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Al-Naemi, F.

Weerasinghe, A.R. (2013). Solar cells based on electrodeposited thin films of ZnS, CdS, CdSSe and CdTe. (Doctoral thesis). Supervised by Dharmadasa, I.

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