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  • (Undergraduate studies on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey, 2007
  • Master’s Degree on Telecommunications, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. 2010
  • PhD on Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA, 2013 

Professional Experience

Between 2007-2008, Islam worked as a network engineer at Turk Telekom, Istanbul. Then he moved to USA for his graduate studies. Between 2009-2010 he worked as a research assistant at the University of Pittsburgh and between 2010-2013 he worked as a teaching assistant at North Carolina State University. During Jun-Sept. 2011 and May –Aug 2013, he worked as a research intern at the NSF Future Renewable Electric Energy Delivery and Management Systems Center. After his completion of his graduate study, between 2014 -2015, he worked at Texas A&M at Qatar as a postdoctoral scientist. Since Jan. 2015 he has been working for the QEERI’s Grid Integration team.


  • Texas A&M Research Excellence Travel Award, 2014
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications, 2012
  • NSF Student Travel Grant, 2011

Selected Publications