Prof Olabi received his M.Eng and Ph.D. from Dublin City University, since 1984 he worked at different national and international institutes such as; National Research Centre-Italy “CNR”, Research Centre of FIAT-Italy “CRF”, Dublin City University “DCU” and Institute of Engineering and Energy Technologies “IEET” at UWS. Prof Olabi has supervised 40 PhD students to successful completion. Prof Olabi has edited more than 20 proceedings and has published more than 500 papers in peer-reviewed international journals and international conferences, in addition to more than 60 book chapters. In the last 4 years Prof Olabi has patented 2 innovative projects. Prof Olabi is the founder of the International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environmental Protection SEEP, www.seepconference.com and the International Conference on Materials Science and Smart Materials. He is the Subject Editor of the Elsevier Energy Journal, Editor in Chief of the Encyclopedia of Smart Materials (Elsevier), Editor of the Reference Module of Materials Science and Engineering (Elsevier), Editor in Chief of Renewable Energy section of Energies, Associate Editor of Smart Energy Journal (Elsevier), Associate Editor of the International Jouenal of the Thermofluids, Honorary Editor of Energy Storage and Saving (KeAi-Sciencedirect) and board member of a few other journals. Prof Olabi has coordinated different National, EU and International Projects. He has produced different reports to the Irish Gov. regarding: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells and Solar Energy. The Sustainable Energy and Power Systems Research Centre has 10 members who are classified as top 2% scientists in the world.
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