Abrar Inayat is working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sustainable and Renewable Energy Engineering at University of Sharjah since 2015. He received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia. He completed his master in Energy Engineering from Mälardalens University, Sweden. Dr. Abrar has published more than 90 research articles including journals and conferences proceedings. He has successfully completed many research projects by university-industry collaboration and also obtained several international awards. His main research fields are renewable & sustainable energy systems, biomass and bioenergy, process system engineering, production of biofuels, modelling, simulation and optimization of biomass processing technologies, process integration, CO2 capture and utilization, heat integration, energy management, hybrid energy systems.