Dr Hassan Nfaoui has a M.Sc in Solar Energy and a Ph.D in Wind Energy from the University of Mohammed-V (Morocco) in cooperation with the University of Reading (UK) sponsored by British Council. Since 1982, he has been at the Solar Energy & Environment Laboratory, developing and managing programs on renewable energy resource assessments and analysis. He is currently a Professor of Renewable Energy at University of Mohammed – V, Morocco.
Besides his current main area of research in wind energy, he has several projects in solar and environmental area. Prof Nfaoui also, was appointed as an Academic expert in Solar and Wind energy resource assessments by the government. He has published several scientific research papers in International peer reviewed Journals and supervised M.Sc and Ph.D students with their research. He is currently an invited co-editor of LEF98 Journal and reviewer in several International Journals in the Energy and Environment Sector, among them is the Renewable Energy Journal, Solar Energy, wind Engineering, published by Elsevier. He has also contributed in the development of the Wind Energy Volume of Elsevier Encyclopedia for Renewable Energy.
Prof Nfaoui is also qualified in Management and a member of several domestic and International Societies including ‘World Renewable Energy Network’ and ‘The Moroccan Fulbright Alumni Association’.