Amro M. Farid

Adjunct Associate Professor of Computer Science
Associate Professor of Engineering

Prof. Amro M. Farid is currently an Associate Professor of Engineering at the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth with a principal expertise in the application of control, automation & information technology to intelligent energy systems. He received his Sc. B. in 2000 and his Sc. M. 2002 from the MIT Mechanical Engineering Department. He went onto complete his Ph.D. degree at the Institute for Manufacturing within the University of Cambridge (UK) Engineering Department in 2007. He has varied industrial experiences from the automotive, semiconductor, defense, chemical, and manufacturing sectors. In 2010, he began his academic career at the Engineering Systems & Management department at the Masdar Institute of Science & Technology in Abu Dhabi, UAE. 

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ScB, Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2000
ScM, Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2002
PhD, Engineering, U. of Cambridge 2007

Selected publications

Kassakian, John G and Schmalensee, Richard and Desgroseilliers, Gary and Heidel, Timothy D and Afridi, Khurram and Farid, Amro M and Grochow, Jerrold M and Hogan, William W and Jacoby, Henry D and Kirtley, James L and Michaels, Harvey G and Perez-Arriaga, Ignacio and Perreault, David J and Rose, Nancy L and Wilson, Gerald L and Abudaldah, Nabi and Chen, Minjie and Donohoo, Pearl E and Gunter, Samantha J and Kwok, P Jordan and Sakhrani, Vivek A and Wang, Jiankang and Whitaker, Andrew and Yap, Xiang Ling and Zhang, Richard Y and of Technology, Massachusetts Institute "The Future of the Electric Grid: An Interdisciplinary MIT Study". Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 2011. pp.1--280

Annaswamy, Anuradha M. and Amin, Massoud and Demarco, Christopher L. and Samad, Tariq and Aho, Jacob and Arnold, George and Buckspan, Andrew and Cadena, Angela and Callaway, Duncan and Camacho, Eduardo and Caramanis, Michael and Chakrabortty, Aranya and Chakraborty, Amit and Chow, Joe and Dahleh, Munther and Dominguez-Garcia, Alejandro D. and Dotta, Daniel and Farid, Amro M. and Flikkema, Paul and Gayme, Dennice and Genc, Sahika and Fisa, Merce Griera i and Hiskens, Ian and Houpt, Paul and Hug, Gabriela and Khargonekar, Pramod and Khurana, Himanshu and Kiani, Arman and Low, Steven and McDonald, John and Mojica-Nava, Eduardo and Motto, Alexis Legbedji and Pao, Lucy and Parisio, Alessandra and Pinder, Adrian and Polis, Michael and Roozbehani, Mardavij and Qu, Zhihua and Quijano, Nicanor and Stoustrup, Jakob "IEEE Vision for Smart Grid Controls: 2030 and Beyond". New York NY: IEEE Standards Association. 2013. pp.1--168

Farid, Amro M. and Suh, Nam P "Axiomatic Design in Large Systems: Complex Products, Buildings and Manufacturing Systems". Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. 2016. pp.1-340

Farid, Amro M and Jiang, Bo and Muzhikyan, Aramazd and Youcef-Toumi, Kamal "The Need for Holistic Enterprise Control Assessment Methods for the Future Electricity Grid"Renewable \& Sustainable Energy Reviews. :(1) pp. 669--685. 2015.

Lubega, William Naggaga and Farid, Amro M "Quantitative Engineering Systems Model and Analysis of the Energy-Water Nexus"Applied Energy. :(1) pp. 142-157. 2014.

Farid, Amro M. "A Hybrid Dynamic System Model for Multi-Modal Transportation Electrification"IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology (in press). :(1) pp. 1--12. 2016.

Farid, A M and McFarlane, D C "Production degrees of freedom as manufacturing system reconfiguration potential measures".Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B (Journal of Engineering Manufacture) -- invited paper. :(B10) pp. 1301--1314. 2008.