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Amro M. Farid

Associate Professor of Engineering

Research Affiliate, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, MIT


As a faculty member at Dartmouth, Professor Farid leads the Laboratory for Intelligent Integrated Networks of Engineering Systems (LIINES) and has made active contributions to the MIT-Masdar Institute Collaborative Initiative, the MIT Future of the Electricity Grid Study, and the IEEE Vision for Smart Grid Controls.

Research Interests

Intelligent multi-energy engineering systems; sustainability, resilience; integrated control, automation, operations research, data analytics, smart power grids; energy-water nexus; electrified transportation systems; supply chain energy management, interdependent smart city infrastructures, digital and sharing economy


  • ScB, Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2000
  • ScM, Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2002
  • PhD, Engineering, U. of Cambridge 2007

Professional Activities

  • Senior member, IEEE
  • Chair, IEEE Smart Cities Research & Development Committee
  • Chair, IEEE Smart Buildings Loads & Customers Architecture Committee
  • Co-Chair, IEEE Systems, Man & Cybernetics (SMC) Technical Committee on Cybernetics for Intelligent Industrial Systems
  • Member, ASME Dynamics Systems & Control Division
  • Member, INCOSE