Professor Suhil Kiwan received his MA in MEng in 1984 from Yarmouk University (JO) and his PhD in 1995 from Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, USA. He worked at Jordan ministry of energy and mineral resources until 1991. He was the director of energy and electricity information advisory center. Currently he is the director of energy research center at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST). He served as professor of mechanical engineering at JUST and King Saud University (SA).During this period he supervised many MSc and PhD students in ME. He taught more than 15 courses in mechanical engineering both at the graduate and undergraduate levels. He is a co-founder of DESERTEC University Network (DUN) and TAQA network.