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Assoc Prof Tony Ahfock

Assoc Prof Tony Ahfock
Name Tony Ahfock
Position Associate Professor (Electrical Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z435
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2507
Extension 2507
Qualifications BEng(Hons) Monash , PhD Monash

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 090699 )

Research interests
Renewable Energy, Energy Storage

Professional memberships
Fellow of The Institution of Engineers Australia (FIEAust) CPEng EngExec APEC Engineer IntPE(Aus)
Chartered Professional Engineer

Currently teaching courses/programs
ELE3807 Power Systems Analysis
ELE3804 Power Systems Protection

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
34 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Head of School , Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Research most recent
Menezes de Oliveira, Marilia and Wen, Peng and Ahfock, Tony (2016) Heat transfer due to electroconvulsive therapy: influence of anisotropic thermal and electrical skull conductivity. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 133. pp. 71-81. ISSN 0169-2607
Song, Bo and Wen, Peng and Ahfock, Tony and Li, Yan (2016) Numeric investigation of brain tumor influence on the current distributions during transcranial direct current stimulation. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering , 63 (1). pp. 176-187. ISSN 0018-9294
Mirazimiabarghouei, Seyed Javad and Ahfock, Tony and Helwig, Andreas (2016) Placement of Distribution STATic COMpensator (DSTATCOM) as voltage support equipment in Single Wire Earth Return (SWER) system. In: 6th IEEE International Conference on Power and Energy (PECon 2016): Empowering Technologies for Future Energy Sustainability, 28-29 Nov 2016, Melaka, Malaysia.

Research most notable
Bowtell, L. and Ahfock, A. (2010) Direct current offset controller for transformerless single-phase photovoltaic grid-connected inverters. IET Renewable Power Generation, 4 (5). pp. 428-437. ISSN 1752-1416 Item availability may be restricted.

Ahfock, A and Hewitt, A J 2005. Curvature Related Eddy-Current Losses in Laminated Axial Flux Machine Cores, IEE Proceedings in Electrical Power Applications Vol 152, No. 5, September 2005, pp 1350-1358

Hewitt, A J and Ahfock, A 2005. Sub-Domain Scaling for Finite Element Analysis of Electrical Machines, IEE Proceedings in Electrical Power Applications Vol 152, No. 2, April 2005, pp149-156

Publications in ePrints

Ullah, Shahid and Haidar, Ahmed M. A. and Hoole, Paul and Zen, Hushairi and Ahfock, Tony (2020) The current state of Distributed Renewable Generation, challenges of interconnection and opportunities for energy conversion based DC microgrids. Journal of Cleaner Production, 273:122777. pp. 1-23.

Ullah, Shahid and Haidar, Ahmed M. A. and Muttaqi, Kashem M. and Ahfock, Tony (2019) A distributed secondary control strategy for power sharing and voltage regulation by multiple converters in DC micro-grids. In: 2019 IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineering (ICECIE 2019), 25 Nov 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Kaliyev, Vladislav and Helwig, Andreas and Ahfock, Tony (2018) Axial flux PM coreless stator machine development for low speed wind generator. In: 2017 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2017) , 19-22 Nov 2017, Melbourne, Australia.

Parikipandla, Bharath and Helwig, Andreas and Byrne, Terry and Holmes, Graham and Ahfock, Tony (2018) Daniell cell investigation for energy storage. In: 2017 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2017) , 19-22 Nov 2017, Melbourne, Australia.

Oliveira, Marilia Menezes de and Song, Bo and Ahfock, Tony and Li, Yan and Wen, Paul (2018) Human Head Modelling Simulation Applied to Electroconvulsive Therapy. In: Multi-Modality Imaging: Applications and Computational Techniques. Springer Nature, Cham, Switzerland, pp. 103-133. ISBN 978-3-319-98973-0

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