Amro M. Farid
Amro M. Farid, an IEEE member and assistant professor of engineering systems and management, leads the Laboratory for Intelligent Integrated Networks of Engineering Systems at the Masdar Institute, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The laboratory maintains an active research program in smart power grids, the energy-water nexus, the energy-transportation nexus and reconfigurable manufacturing systems. He has made smart grid contributions to the MIT-Masdar Institute Collaborative Initiative, MIT's Future of the Electricity Grid Study and the IEEE-CSS Smart Grid Vision. He received his Sc.B and Sc. M. in mechanical engineering from MIT and his Ph.D. in industrial control systems engineering from the University of Cambridge’s Institute for Manufacturing.