Dr. Mohamed Ouzzane was a Professor in the mechanical department at the Islamic University of Madinah (K.S.A.). Recently, he joined the Department of Architecture at the University of Blida (Algiers). He received his PhD from University of Sherbrooke (Quebec, Canada). He was a research scientist at CanmetEnergy-Varennes (Natural Resources Canada) and Associate Professor at the University of Sherbrooke and Ecole Superieure de Technologie de Montreal (ETS). His research interests include both experimental and numerical activities. His areas are related to thermo-fluid sciences and renewable energy systems. He was a leader of the research program of the development of new technologies and advanced practices for refrigeration and ground source heat pumps. He is an author and co-author of more than 100 scientific papers, 2 patents, one book and book chapter, supervisor of more than 25 students in Master, PhD and Postdoctoral degrees. He was a member of an editorial board of the Islamic University Journal of Applied Sciences and reviewers of many international scientific journals.