Mohammed Zeehan Saleheen
Industry PhD project title: Designing distributed renewable micro-grids for reliability
RACE University and Industry partners: Monash University and PlanetArk Power
Previous education and work background: Bachelor in “Control in Engineering Systems”, Masters in Electrical Engineering,
Work Background – Lead Specialist, Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant
What attracted you to the RACE Industry PhD?
The unique opportunity of an industry-led collaborative research approach attracted me the most to RACE Industry PhD. I believe this project will support me to train myself as a skilled individual both in academia and industry.
When you were young, what did you want to be when you were older?
When I was young, I‘d like to be the prime minister of my country.
What do you hope to achieve?
I hope to work to ensure a reliable, secure, and affordable power supply to everyone in the world.
What are you most looking forward to?
For now, I am looking forward to not disappointing my supervisor and my project’s industry partner.
What innovation/change would you like to see in 5-10 years’ time?
In 5-10 years’ time, I would like at least 80% of power to come from clean sources.
Fun fact about you
I can’t stop smiling.
“Verily, with every hardship comes ease” (Quran 94:6)