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Name Dr. Salman Amin
Designation Associate Professor
Department Electrical Engineering (Taxila)
Highest Qualification
Specialization Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Materials, Composite materials
Phone No 051-9047555
Cell No 0333-6530527
Fax No 051-9047420
Email [email protected]

1997 SSC PAEC Model High School, D.G.Khan

1999 HSSC PAEC Inter Science College, D.G.Khan

2004 BSc Electrical Engineering (Specialization: Electronics & Communication) UET Taxila

2007 MSc Electrical Engineering (Specialization: Power) UET Taxila

2013 PhD Electrical Engineering (Specialization: Power > High Voltage) UET Taxila

Renewable Energy Systems

Renwable Materials

Self Healing Materials

Energy Storage Systems

Energy Conservation Systems

High Voltage Engineering

Thermoplastic and Thermoset Materials

Polymeric Insulators.

Insulation Materials

Journal Publications

1) M. Amin, Muhammad Salman Amin. “Aging of Polymeric Insulators” In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, No. 2, Volume 13, 2006, pp.93-116.

2) Muhammad Amin, Muhammad Akbar and Muhammad Salman Amin, “Composite Insulators and their Aging”. Springer-Verlag GmbH. Volume 50, No. 6. December, 2007, pp.697-713.

3) Muhammad Amin, Muhammad Akbar and Salman Amin, “Hydrophobicity of Silicone Rubber Used for Outdoor Insulation”. In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science.Vol. 16, No.1-2, 2007, pp.10-26.

4) Muhammad Amin, Salman Amin and Muhammad Ali, “Monitoring of Leakage Current for Composite Insulators and Electrical Devices” In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, Volume 21, No. 1, 2009, pp.14-34.

5) Salman Amin, Muhammad Amin, "Thermoplastic Elastomeric Insulators and their use in Outdoor Electrical Insulation" In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, Volume 29, No.1, 2011, pp.15-30.

6) Salman Amin, "Comparative Natural Aging of Thermoplastic Elastomeric & Silicon Rubber Insulators in Pakistan" In: Journal of Elastomers & Plastics.Vol.44, No. 2, March 2012, pp.115-125

7) Muhammad Amin, Salman Amin, “Aging Research on SIR and TPE Insulators" In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, Volume 36, No.1, 2014, pp.29-39.

8) M.A. Nasir , Mudaser Ullah , Z. Khan, R. A. Pasha, R. A. Rahman, Qasim Ali,Saad Anas, Saad Nauman and Salman Amin, " Density Variation Effects on Cross Dimension Strength of Phenolic Multilayered Composites Fabricated via VARTM" The Nucleus, Vol.51, No.1, 2014, pp.13-18.

9) Salman Amin, M.A. Choudry and S. Azam, “ Degradation of Silicone Rubber Insulators under the Effects of Carbon Smoke, Salt and Cement Deposits The Nucleus, Vol. 51, No. 4 (2014) 425-429

10) Salman Amin, Asra Abid Siddiqui, Areeba Ayesha, Tayyaba Ansar, Ayesha Ehtesham,, Advanced Materials for Power Electronics Packaging and Insulation, Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, Vol. 44, No. 1, (2016), pp. 33-45

11) Naila, Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, Shahzad Hassan, Salman Amin, Intisar Ali Sajjad, Asad Waqar, Muhammad Aamir , Muneeb Yaqoob and Imtiaz Alam, “Multiple Fuel Machines Power Economic Dispatch Using Stud Differential Evolution, Energies, Vol.11, No.6 (2018) , pp.1393-1413

12) Rahmat Ullah, Zahid Ullah, Aun Haider, Salman Amin, Faisal Khan, “Dielectric properties of tetrafluoroethane (R134) gas and its mixtures with N2 and air as a sustainable alternative to SF6 in high voltage applications, Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 163, Part B, (2018), pp.532-537

13) Muhammad Awais, Raji Sundararajan, Intisar Ali Sajjad, Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, Salman Amin, Hammad Shaukat and Muhammad Ali Nasir, “ Investigation on optimal filler loadings for dielectric strength enhancement of epoxy/[email protected] nanocomposite”, Materials Research Express, Vol.6, No.6, 2019.

14) Sundas Latif, Salman Amin, Sheikh Saqib Haroon and Intisar Ali Sajjad, “Self-healing materials for electronic applications: an overview”, Materials Research Express, Vol.6, No.6, 2019.

15) Taqi ur Rehman, Salman Amin, Sheikh Saqib Haroon and Intisar Ali Sajjad, “Effect of nano filler concentration on leakage current and partial discharge properties of zepoxy nano composites” SN Applied sciences, Vol.1, September 2019

16) Muhammad Shahzar Saddique, Abdul Rauf Bhatti, Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, Muhammad Kashif Sattar, Salman Amin, Intisar Ali Sajjad, Syed Saddam Ul Haq, Nadia Rasheed, “ Solution to optimal reactive power dispatch in transmission system using meta-heuristic techniques―Status and technological review”, Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 178, January 2020

17) Taqi ur Rahman, Salman Amin and Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, “A novel methodology for volume reduction of HV capacitors using highly electronegative composite nano materials”, Materials Research Express, Vol.6, No.11, 2019.

18) Usama Asad, Salman Amin, Muhammad Haris Aziz, Muhammad Awais, Taqi ur Rahman, Hassan Ahmed Awan, , “The tracking and erosion performance of silicone rubber incorporated with novel [email protected] core-shell nano fillers under the IEC 60587 standard” Materials Research Express, Vol.6, No.12, December, 2019.

19) Hassan Ahmed Awan, Salman Amin, Taqi ur Rahman, Usama Asad and Muhammad Awais, “Effect of regular and core shell nano fillers on the partial discharge and tracking performance of low density polyethylene”, Materials Research Express, Vol.7, No.1, January, 2020.

20) Muhammad Muzaffar Iqbal, Malik Intisar Ali Sajjad, Salman Amin, Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, Rehan Liaqat, Muhammad Faisal Nadeem Khan, Muhammad Waseem and Muhammad Athar Shah, Applied Sciences Vol.9, Issue 23, 2019

21) Muhammad Amjad Khan, Sheikh Saaqib Haroon, Abdul Rauf Bhatti, Salman Amin, Intisar Ali Sajjad, “A Feasibility Analysis of Wind Power Project in the Hunza Valley of Pakistan, Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, accepted December 10,2019 (Waiting to be published in Vol 39, Issue2, April 2020)


Conference Publications

1) Salman Amin, Tahir Mehmood, Mohammad Ahmad Choudhry, Aamir Hanif, “Reviewing the Technical Issues for the Effective Construction of Automatic Meter Reading System”, Proceedings of 17th IEEE International conference on Microelectronics(IEEE ICM 2005), 13-15 Dec, 2005, pp.189-193.

2) Salman Amin, Muhammad Amin, Rajeswari Sundararajan, "Comparative Multistress Aging of Thermoplastic Elastomeric & Silicon Rubber Insulators in Pakistan. IEEE CEIDP 2008. Quebec, Canada. pp.293-296.

3) Salman Amin, Muhammad Amin, "Natural Aging of SiR Insulators In Pakistan", in IEEE ICET 2009.Fast NU, Islamabad, Pakistan, pp. 114-117.

4) M. A. Choudhry, Tahir Mahmood, Aamir Hanif & Salman Amin, “Microcontroller based Embedded System Design for AMR” Proceedings of 8th International IASTED Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Oct 24-26, 2005, Marina del Rey, USA. ISSN: 1482-7891. Paper No.492-090.

5) Tahir Mahmood, M. A. Choudhry, Salman Amin, Aamir Hanif, ” Methodology to Modify Existing Electromechanical Disc-type Energy Meters to AMR”. International Conference of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering, (ICCMSE 2005), 21-26 October 2005 Loutraki, Greece.


1) Design, Inititation and Execution of UET, Taxila's First on Grid Solar Power Plant

This plant is working in Electrical Engineering Department and Feeding 60 Units of Electricity to UET, Taxila local grid and till no has fed a total of more than 50 Mwh to university load and hence has saved total 1 million in electricity bill in last two years.


Installation of Energy Efficient Lighting In Electrical Engineering Department, UET, Taxila

Installation of First On Grid Solar Power Plant at UET, Taxila

More than 13 years of Experience in Teaching and R& D Organizations

High Voltage Engineering

Alternate / Renew able Energy Systems

Currently Assocaite Professor, in Electrical Engineering Department