Prof. Amine Boudghene Stambouli
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Amine Boudghene Stambouli graduated from the University of Sciences and Technology of Oran (USTO, Algeria) with an Engineering degree in Electronics in 1983. He then moved to the University of Nottingham in England where he completed a Master’s degree in Modern Electronics in 1985 and a PhD in the area of Optoelectronics in 1989. After finishing his PhD, Amine moved to Oran to work on High Field Electroluminescence and Optoelectronics at USTO. In 1995, he started working on environmental friendly production of energy and sustainable development related issues. In 2001, he moved to the University of Roma Tor-Vergata to take up an academic appointment as a University Researcher at the Chemistry and Material Science Laboratory with Pr. Enrico traversa who was Co-responsible of the research team « Photovoltaics and fuel cells » created by Amine Boudghene Stambouli. In 2002, he was promoted to full Professor of Optoelectronics and Material Science for Environment and Energy Applications at the Department of Electronics of USTO. Amine’s current research projects include Photovoltaics, Fuel cells, Hybrid Systems, and Environment Impacts. Amine is a United Nations consultant (Index 382958), member of many scientific and industrial organisations and director of several doctoral courses and thesis. He served as the head of the electronics department, vice rector of the university for almost two years and later the president of the scientific council of the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Faculty of USTO. In March 2013, he was appointed as the Director of the Electrical Engineering Laboratory of Oran. Amine is also member of the scientific council of Polytechnic University of Oran and the CRTSE in Algiers. He has been chairing several international conferences in the field of Electrical Engineering and was chairman at numerous sessions of international conferences. His studies are documented by 4 books and over 250 papers mainly published on International Journals and on Proceedings of International Conferences. He was awarded the prise of the best publication of the year 2009, delivered by CDER and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Algeria. He is a reviewer and an Editorial Board Member of several International Journals. He is actively collaborating with research group world wide (Algeria, Italy, Japan, France, USA, Germany, Turkey, England, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia, Spain, Oman and Syria). He is Manager (Algerian side) of the Sahara Solar Breeder (SSB) project along with Pr. Koinuma (Japan side) and founder of the Sahara Solar Breeder Foundation (www.ssb-foundation.com).