About RERA

The International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (RERA 24) is scheduled to be on 7-8 November, 2024. The stage is set in the picturesque city of Thi-Qar, located within the hospitable borders of Iraq. This dynamic event’s esteemed host is the College of Engineering, University of Thi-Qar.

At the forefront of the global discourse on emerging advancements, RERA 2024 is set to take center stage as the premier international forum dedicated to exchanging ideas and insights in the realm of Renewable Energy. This conference serves as a conduit for the convergence of experts, scholars, and practitioners across the globe, all united by a common vision of fostering progress.

Important Dates

Submission is opens on the 15th April 2024
Submission Deadline 1st September 2024
Acceptance notification 15th September 2024
Camera-Ready submission 7th November 2024
Conference 7-8 November 2024

Submission now is open, you can submit your research here

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Balázs Plesz received MSc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) in 2006. He received his PhD degree in 2016, at the Department of Electron Devices where he worked as an assistant research fellow since 2008. Since 2017 he holds a position as an associate professor and is heading the Laboratory for Semiconductor Technology of the department. He participated in several national and international research projects, with his research interests focusing on the process technology, metrology and modelling of photovoltaic devices.

Dr. Rafid Maallak Hannun Alsalih, a distinguished professor, holds a Ph.D. in Thermal and Power Engineering from the University of Basra, Iraq, and conducted research at Cardiff School of Engineering, UK. He earned an M.Sc. in Renewable and Solar Energy Engineering from the University of Technology, Baghdad. He’s a seasoned professional with affiliations like the Thi-Qar Engineering Consulting Bureau and the Iraqi Engineers Union. He’s a seasoned professional in Renewable Energy Sources and Thermal Engineering.
As an academic visitor at Cardiff School of Engineering, Dr. Alsalih has authored 54+ scientific publications spanning journals and conferences. He’s guided twenty-three postgraduate students, showcasing his commitment to education. His contributions extend beyond academia, with six engineering patents to his name, reflecting innovation and practicality in addressing challenges.

Conference Topics

Advances in Solar Photovoltaics
Wind Turbine Design and Innovation
Advances in Biofuel Production
Geothermal Energy Utilization
Power Electronics for Renewable Systems
Battery Technologies and Innovations
Energy Storage Integration in Smart Grids
Challenges in Wind Energy Conversion
Grid Integration and Energy Management
Net-Zero Energy Buildings
Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure
Solar-Powered Water Treatment
Community-Based Renewable Energy Projects
Nanotechnology in Energy Conversion
Innovations in Energy Storage Materials
Role of Artificial Intelligence in Renewable Energy
Integration of Renewable Technologies
Environmental Impact Assessment Methods
Economic Feasibility of Renewable Projects
Environmental Education and Public Awareness
Electrical and Thermal Modelling of Photovoltaic Devices
Inverter and Power Electronics Simulation
Advanced Models for PV Performance Prediction
Advanced Simulation Software and Tools
Thermal Management Strategies for PV Panels
Thermoelectric and Hybrid Systems

Conference Partners

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

University of Thi-Qar

University of Thi-Qar – College of Engineering