Muhammad Sultan

Bahauddin Zakariya University

Muhammad Sultan completed his Ph.D. (2015) and Postdoc (2017) at Kyushu University (Japan) in the field of Energy & Environmental Engineering. He was awardee of MEXT and JASSO fellowships (from Japanese Government) during Ph.D. and Postdoc studies, respectively. In 2019, he did a Postdoc as a Canadian Queen Elizabeth Advance Scholar at Simon Fraser University (Canada) in the field of Mechatronic Systems Engineering. He worked for Kyushu University International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (WPI-I2CNER) for two years. Currently, he is working as Assistant Professor at the Department of Agricultural Engineering, Bahauddin Zakariya University (Pakistan). He has supervised 10+ M.Eng. and Ph.D. students so far. In addition, 10+ M.Eng. and Ph.D. students are currently working under his supervision. He has published 80+ journal articles, 85+ conference articles, 13 book chapters and several magazine articles. He has edited/authored 5 books for the publishers like Springer Nature and IntechOpen. He is serving as Leading Guest Editor for the special issue of Sustainability (MDPI) journal (IF 2.58), Advances in Mechanical Engineering (SAGE) journal (IF 1.16), and Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering (Frontiers) journal. In addition, he is serving as Regional Editor for the Evergreen Journal of Kyushu University. His research is focused on developing energy efficient heat- and/or water-driven temperature and humidity control systems for agricultural storage, greenhouse, livestock, and poultry applications. His research keywords include HVAC, desiccant air-conditioning, evaporative cooling, adsorption cooling, energy recovery ventilator, adsorption heat pump, Maisotsenko cycle (M-cycle), wastewater, energy recovery ventilators; adsorption desalination; and agricultural, poultry and livestock applications.

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