Mukhtar Ahmad is currently working as professor of Electrical Engineering at Z H college of engineering ,Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He is a senior member of IEEE. He obtained his B.Sc Engineering in 1969, M.Sc. engineering in 1972, and Ph.D in 1991 , all from Algarh Muslim University , Aligarh. He worked as associate professor in University Putra Malaysia for two years and in Multimedia University Cyberjaya for one year.He has authored two books on Electric Drives. His book High Performance AC drives is published by Springer Verlag of Germany in 2010. He has published more than 30 papers in International Journals in the area of Power sytem, power electronics and electrical drives.