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Medhat M. Morcos

Medhat M. Morcos
Professor and University Distinguished Scholar
 2089 Rathbone Hall
 (785) 532-4678
Research Interests: 
Artificial Intelligence in Power Systems, Electric Machines, Power Electronics,Power Quality



Ph.D.,1984 Electrical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
M.Sc.,1978 Electrical Engineering, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Courses Taught

EECE510 Circuit Theory I

EECE525 Electronics I

EECE530 Control Systems Design

EECE581 Energy Conversion

EECE589 Circuits and Machines Lab

EECE590 Seminar

EECE624 Power Electronics

EECE824 Advanced Power Electronics

EECE882 Power Quality


Research Interests

Artificial intelligence in power systems, power quality, power electronics, and electric machines.

Selected Publications

W.R. Ibrahim and M.M. Morcos, "An adaptive fuzzy self-learning technique for prediction of abnormal operation of electrical systems," IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Vol. PWRD-21, No. 4, pp. 1770-1777, 2006.


M.A. Awadallah and M.M. Morcos, "Automatic diagnosis and location of open-switch fault in brushless DC motor drives using wavelets and neuro-fuzzy systems," IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, Vol. EC-21, No. 1, pp. 104-111, 2006.


J.C. Gomez and M.M. Morcos, "Coordination analysis of voltage sag and overcurrent protection in electrical systems with distributed generation," IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Vol. PWRD-20, No. 1, pp. 214-218, 2005.



Associate Editor, Electric Power Components and Systems.

Founding Member, Graduate Exchange Program between INPL, France, and KSU.

Faculty Advisor, Delta Upsilon Fraternity.


Eta Kappa Nu Distinguished Faculty Award, 2011, 2006, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

Ron and Rae Iman Outstanding Faculty Award, Kansas State University, 2008

Presidential Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Kansas State University, 2006

Other Notable Achievements

Robert Snell Distinguished Career Award, Kansas State University, 2005

Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award, Kansas State University, 2002

Coffman Chair for Distinguished Teaching Scholars, 2001 - 2002