05. - 07.06.2018
PCIM Europe 2018
Power Electronics | Intelligent Motion | Renewable Energy | Energy Management


The advisory board in detail



Bodo Arlt
Publishing Editor, owner
Bodo’s Power Systems/A Media, D

  • Degree in Engineering from Kiel University of Applied Sciences (formerly Kaiserliche Hochschule)
  • Focus: Design and application experience in Power Semiconductors, editorial experience in writing and publishing articles



Prof. Francisco Javier Azcondo
Full Professor,
University of Cantabria, E

  • Academic Studies at the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM)
  • Doctoral studies at the University of Cantabria
  • Past Chair of the Spanish IEEE PELS – IES Joint Chapter
  • Focus: resonant converters, electronic ballast, digital modeling and control of power converter
Bakran_Mark-M.  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mark-M. Bakran
University of Bayreuth, D
  • Diploma from TU Berlin 1992, Dr.-Ing. from TU Berlin in Power Electronics 1995
  • Development engineer at Siemens traction drives, head of innovation traction inverters, head of power electronics for all rail equipment
  • Now head of department for mechatronics at University of Bayreuth
  • Member VDE, senior member IEEE, past chair German chapter IEEE IAS/PELS/IES, ECPE competence center
  • Focus: power device application in traction, automotive and high power

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Prof. Dr. ir. Pavol Bauer
Head of the DC Systems, Energy Conversion & Storage,
Delft University of Technology, NL

  • Academic studies at the Technical University Kosice
  • Doctoral studies at the Delft University of Technology
  • Professor TU Brno
  • Chairman of Benelux IEEE Joint Industry Applications Society
  • Focus: DC Systems and Microgrids, Charging of Electric Vehicles, Renewable Energy

Werner Berns

 Werner Berns
International Standardization
Texas Instruments EMEA Sales, D
  • Study of Electrical Engineering and Communication Technologies at the University of Applied Science in Münster, Germany
  • Focus: DC/DC converters, PCB layout and EMC



Prof. Frede Blaabjerg
Aalborg University, DK

  • Academic and Doctoral Studies at Aalborg University, Department of Energy Technology
  • Focus: motor drives, renewable energy, smart grid, reliability



Serge Bontemps
R&D Director,
Microsemi PMP Europe, F

  • Power Electronics Engineer (ENSEIRB)
  • 30 years of experience in power conversion applications
  • Focus: design and development of power moduls



Bruce Carsten
Bruce Carsten Associates, USA


Daniel Chatroux115.jpg  Daniel Chatroux
  • Developed innovative power electronic for high frequency high voltage generators for pulsed laser (cost effective and very reliable high voltage switches with thousands of MOSFETs)
  • Current research domain is power electronic for new energies: photovoltaic, fuel cells systems and batteries for automotive applications
  • He participates at 70 patents on these technologies


Dr. Silvio Colombi
Chief Engineer
General Electric, CH 

  • MSc El. Eng., 1983; Ph.D. in Control Engineering, 1987 from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
  • Author of 40 industrial patents and more than 50 publications dealing with modeling, simulation, control, mechatronics, power electronics and critical power systems
  • Focus: Power Quality, Power Electronics, Mechatronics



Dr. Hilmar Darrelmann
Owner of Darrelmann + Partner Ingenieure, D

  • Academic studies at Braunschweig Technical University
  • Expert for UPS-Design and Application, Flywheel Storage, Reliability Calculation
  • Focus: power electronics, electrical machines, mission critical power supplies, energy storage



Prof. Enrique J. Dede
Professor in Power Electronics,
ETSE University of Valencia, E

  • Professor in Power Electronics at the University of Valencia since 1991 and R&D Director at the company GH Electrotermia S.A.
  • Holds several international patents on high frequency inverters for induction heating
  • More than 30 years experience in the field of Power Electronics
  • Former member of the European Working Group of the IAS-IEEE, past President of the joint Spanish IEEE Chapter of the Power Electronics Society (PELS) and Industrial Electronics Society (IES)
  • Serving as the Vice- President of the European Power Electronics Association (EPE)
 Dujic115.jpg Prof. Drazen Dujic
Head of Power Electronics Laboratory, EPFL, CH
  • PhD in Electrical Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University
  • MSc in Electrical Engineering and Dipl.Ing. in Electrical Engineering, University of Novi Sad, Serbia
  • IEEE Senior Member, EPE Member
  • Focus: high power electronics

Prof. Dr. Eckel  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans-Günter Eckel
Professor for power electronics and electrical drives,
University of Rostock, D
  • Studies of electrical engineering at the TU Braunschweig, Germany, PhD in power electronics at the University of Erlangen, GermanyPh.D.-degree (1991)
  • Over 10 years experience in the development of high power inverters for traction applications. Since 2008 professor for power electronics and electrical drives at the University of Rostock
  • IEEE senior member
  • Focus: power semiconductors, multi-level converters, power electronics for renewable energy sources

Prof. Hans Ertl
Associate Professor,
Vienna University of Technology, A

  • Electrical Engineering (Industrial Electronics) at the Vienna University of Technology (finished 1988 receiving Dipl.-Ing.-degree)
  • Ph.D. -degree (1991)
  • "Habilitation"-degree (2005) in power electronics
  • Focus: switch-mode power amplifiers, power supplies for industrial process technologies (plasma & welding), converters for renewable energy systems (solar, storage systems etc.



Prof. J. A. Ferreira
Delft University of Technology, NL

  • Professor at Delft University of Technology
  • M.Sc and PhD at the Rand Afrikaans University in South Africa
  • Holds the chair for Power Electronics and Electrical Machines
  • IEEE Fellow and Vice-President Meetings of IEEE Power Electronics Society


Fuchs.jpg  Prof. Friedrich W. Fuchs
Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, D
  • Dipl.-Ing. and Dr.-Ing. degree from RWTH Aachen, German
  • Manager Research Projects, former professor and head of institute for power electronics and electrical drives
  • Focus: converter topologies, converter control, drives, electromobility, grid integration of renewables

Grbovic.jpg  Dr. Petar J. Grbovic
Senior Expert Power Electronics and Power Conversion
Huawei Technologies, D
  • Dipl.-Ing. and M.Sc. E. E. from the School of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia, in 1999 and 2005, respectively
  • Dr.-Degree (PhD) from L2EP, Ecole Centrale de Lille, France, in 2010
  • Focus: power converter topologies
Hansen.jpg  Dr. Steffan Hansen
Head of the Electrical Department,
Siemens Wind Power, DK
  • M.Sc.EE and PhD at Aalborg Unversity, Denmark
  • Diploma in Business Administration, Syd Dansk University, Denmark
  • IEEE Industry Applications Magazine Second Prize Article Award 2007
  • Focus: power quality solutions, application for drives and motion control, power electronic converters, renewables




Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus F. Hoffmann
Chair for Power Electronics
Helmut-Schmidt-University, D

  • Dipl.-Ing. and Ph.D. both in electrical engineering and power electronics from the Helmut-Schmidt-University / University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg, Germany, in 1994 and 2002, respectively
  • member of VDE and IEEE
  • Focus: Characterization and test of semiconductors, hard switching and resonant converter topologies, power density and efficiency optimization of power converter



Edward Hopper
Managing Director,

  • B.Sc (Hons) Electronics, University of Southampton, GB
  • Focus: motion control, intelligent motion, embedded motion, advanced motor control



Ionel Dan Jitaru
Rompower, USA



Prof. Dr-Ing. Nando Kaminski
University of Bremen, D

  • Dipl.-Ing. in electrical engineering (Microelectronics/ microsystems technology) from University of Bremen in 1994
  • Dr.-Ing. of engineering from Daimler-Benz Research Center and University of Bremen
  • Senior Member of the IEEE (Electron Device Society)
  • Focus: alternative semiconductor materials, material basics, device concepts, packaging, reliability, influence of parasitics, EMC 
Peter Kanschat  Dr. Peter Kanschat
Head of R&D
Infineon Technologies, D
  • PhD at the “Philipps-University Marburg”
  • Focus: R&D: Development of power semiconductor modules / IGBT / FWD technologies / SiC diodes & MOSFETs / Packaging & assembly technologies / Reliability of power semiconductors
Kirchenberger.jpg Dr. Ulrich Kirchenberger
STMicroelectronics GmbH, D
  • Since 2013: Director Global Accounts at STMicroelectronics
  • 2012: Senior Manager Global Accounts at STMicroelectronics
  • 2000 - 2012: Competence Center Manager and Market Development Manager Lighting, Power Conversion, Industrial, at STMicroelectronics
  • 1993 - 2000: Field Application Engineer and Manager at International Rectifier
  • 1988 - 1993: Research Assistant at the Institute of Electrical Drives, Technical University of Munich
 Kjaer.jpg Dr. Philip C. Kjaer
Vestas Wind Systems, DK
  • PhD in EE, 1997, Glasgow University, U.K.
  • MSc in EE, 1993, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Chief Specialist, Electric Power Systems at Vestas Wind Systems A/S
  • Member of European Power Electronics association (EPE)
  • Focus: megawatt energy conversion systems; megawatt AC/DC and DC/AC converters, design, control, protection, assembly; grid connection, compliance; reliability



Christopher Kocon
Advanced Power Technology
Texas Instruments, USA

  • BS, MS in Electrical Engineering Wilkes University
  • Adjunct Professor Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, USA





Dr. Jacques Laeuffer
Consultant for Power Electronics,
Dtalents, F

  • Engineer, “Habilité à Diriger des Recherches” (H.D.R.) by University of Paris 6
  • Focus: design of switch mode power supplies, i.e. high frequency resonant converters, variable speed drives, i.e. for hybrid vehicles, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), control
 Stéphane Lefebvre 

Prof. Stéphane Lefebvre

  • PhD 1994 from Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan in the field of IGBTs characterization in Zero Current Switching
  • Professor at Conservatoire national des Arts et Métiers (Cnam)
  • Head of the team "integration in power electronics" in the SATIE laboratory
  • Focus: Power Semiconductors, Thermal Management and Packaging, Power Electronics in Automotive, Traction and Aerospace, Passive Components and New Materials, Sensors



Romeo Letor
Technical Marketing Senior Manager 
STMicroelectronics, IT

    • Received electrical engineer degree from University of Naples (Italy) in 1985
    • Was hired by STMicroelectronics in 1987
    • Main experiences are in power electronics, power management and automotive electronics
    • Has several patents
    • Actual focus deals with the definition of new power and new SOC(1), SOP(2) smart power devices dedicated to automotive emerging systems



Prof. Andreas Lindemann
Chair for Power Electronics,
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, D

  • research focus: new components in power electronic circuits and systems with special focus on reliability and EMC
  • various duties in IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS), VDE ETG, EPE ISC and others



Dr. Stefan Linder
Alpiq AG, CH

  • Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH)
  • Expertise in systems for electricity generation, transmission and distribution. Core competence in power electronic devices and solutions of such power systems
  • Head of Technology and Innovation at Alpiq AG, a Swiss-European Company active in Electricity Generation and Energy Solutions
Liserre.jpg  Prof. Marco Liserre
Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany
  • M.Sc. 1998, Electrical Engineering, Politecnico di Bari, Italy
  • Ph.D., 2002, Electrical Engineering, Politecnico di Bari. Ph.D. thesis: “Innovative control tech-niques of power converters for industrial automation”
  • Focus: Grid-connected power converterers, renewable energy systems, distributed power generation, reliability of power converters




Prof. Josef Lutz
Chemnitz University of Technology, D

  • Diploma in Physics at University of Stuttgart
  • PhD in electrical engineering at Technical University of Ilmenau
  • Member of Technical Program Committees of CIPS, EPE, ISPS, ISPSD, and Editorial Advisory Board of Microelectronics Reliability
  • Focus of research: Power semiconductor devices, ruggedness, reliability, electromobility




Prof. Martin März
Head of Power Electronics Department,
Fraunhofer Institute of Integrated Systems and Device Technology (IISB), D

  • Academic and doctoral studies at the University of Erlangen, Germany
  • Product definition and application support for power semiconductors at Infineon AG (1995-2000)
  • Since 2000 head of Power Electronics Department at Fraunhofer IISB
  • Focus: Power density and efficiency optimization of power converters, thermal management, system integration, RF power electronics



Dr. Gourab Majumdar
Senior Fellow, Semiconductor & Device Group,
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, J

  • B. Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi in 1977
  • Doctorate in Engineering from Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan in 2005
  • Focus: Power Semiconductors, Power Electronics, Power Generation and Transmission
 Marahrens.jpg Klaus Marahrens
  • Degree in electrical engineering from university Hanover; Reinforcement on electrical drives & machines, power electronics
  • Focus: Power Semiconductors, Thermal management and Packing, Control and Drive Strategies in power converters, electronic power converters 

Prof. Elison Matioli
POWERlab, EPFL Lausanne, CH

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Postdoctoral Associate
  • University of California Santa Barbara - Ph.D. Materials Department
  • Ecole Polytechnique - B.S. Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (X2002)
  • University of Sao Paulo - Escola Politécnica - Sao Paulo, Brazil, B.S. Electrical Engineering
  • Focus: GaN power devices and technologies, semiconductor device integration, high-frequency power converters
Meinhardt.jpg Dr. Mike Meinhardt
SMA Solar Technology, D
  • Dipl.-Ing. (Master's) degree in electrical engineering from Darmstadt University of Technology in 1991
  • Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D.) degree in Power Electronics from Darmstadt University of Technology in 1997



Dr. Thomas Neyer
ON Semiconductor, D

  • Master Physics TU-Wien 1990
  • Dr. TEch TU-Wien 1996
  • Organization Commitee Semicon 2014
  • Focus: HV Si Device and Technologies, HV SiC Device and Technologies, BCD and Mixed Signal Design, Device Simulation and Modeling, Process Technology and Manufacturing, HV Packaging Technology





Prof.Yasuyuki Nishida
Chiba Institute of Technology, J

  • Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Yamaguchi National University in 1998.
  • Visiting professor in ETH-Zurich, Swiss, April to Aug., 2007.
  • Focus: Three-Phase recitfiers (especially Passive and Hybrid tuples) and PWM converters/inverters.


 GeraldoNojima115.jpg Geraldo Nojima
Eaton Corporation, USA
  • Computer Engineering – Faculdade de Engenharia Industrial, Sao Paulo – Brazil (1983)
  • Modeling & Simulation – Zentralschweizerischer Technikum Luzern, Switzerland (1988)
  • Mathematics – University of Georgia, Athens, GA - USA (1991)
  • IEEE/PCIC Subsea Electrical Working Group Member
  • IEEE Member



Yasuhiro Okuma
General Manager, System Technology Reseach Center
Fuji Electric, J

  • BS/ MS in electrical engineering from Tokyo Denki University, Japan
  • IEEE member and IEEJ senior member
  • Focus: New circuit topology for power converters ( ie. UPS, PCS and Embedded power supply ), System Technology using MEMS, communication, data analysis technology and electric power control technology


 Otsuki115.jpg Dr. Masahito Otsuki
Department Head, Automotive Power Semiconductor Module
Fuji Electric, J
  • BS/MS in electrical engineering from Tohoku University
  • Ph.D in power semiconductor device technology from Yamanashi University
  • Focus : Power modules for industrial and automotive power train, Power semiconductor chip and packaging technologies




Prof. Dr. Nejila Parspour
University of Stuttgart, D

  • Professor for Electrical Energy Conversion
  • University of Stuttgart/Germany
  • Academic Studies in Electrical Engineering at TU Berlin
  • Doctoral Studies (Dr.-Ing.) in Electrical Machine Design at TU Berlin
  • Focus: Modeling and Design of Electrical Machines ( specially Transverse Flux machines), Contactless Energy and Data Transfer (inductive and capacitive)





Dr. Robert J. Pasterczyk


Pellegrino  Prof. Gianmario Pellegrino
Assistant Professor
Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • MSc and PhD in Electrical Engineering at the Politecnico di Torino
  • IEEE Senior Member and Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on IAs
  • Member of the Management Committee of the PEIC@PoliTO
  • Focus: design of rotating electrical machines (syr-e), plug-in control of AC motor drives, Wide-Bandgap-Semiconductors power converters



Dr. Volker Pickert
Senior Lecturer,
University of Newcastle, UK

  • Academic studies in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at RWTH Aachen and Cambridge University
  • Doctoral studies in power electronics at Newcastle University
  • Executive member of the IET Power Generation, Conversion and Utilisation professional network
  • Focus: Electric drives and power electronics for automotive applications, thermal management, fault tolerant converters, energy management



Prof. Bernhard Piepenbreier
University of Erlangen, D

  • University Hannover 77-82 Dipl.-Ing
  • Uni Bw-Hamburg 82-87 Dr.-Ing.
  • Focus: Drives without DC-Link capacitor, Z-Source inverters

Dr. Kaushik (Raja) Rajashekara
Distinguished Professor of Engineering
University of Houston, USA

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering with focus on power electronics
  • Member of U.S National Academy of Engineering
  • Fellow of National Academy of Inventors
  • Focus: Power Electronics and Drives, Transportation Electrification


Dr. Munaf Rahimo
Corporate Executive Engineer, Grid Systems R&D
ABB Switzerland Ltd., Semiconductors, CH
  • Ph.D in Electrical Engineering (Power Diodes for IGBT Applications) from Staffordshire University, UK, 1996
  • M.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Staffordshire University, UK, 1993
  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Baghdad University, Iraq, 1990
  • Working on power semiconductor R&D in industry since 1996 (GEC Plessey Semiconductors, Semelab plc and ABB)
  • Focus: Power Semiconductor Devices and Applications




Chris Rexer
ON Semiconductor, USA

  • Electrical Engineering BS, MBA Wilkes University
  • Focus: Power Semiconductor Device and Technologies: Low Voltage to High Voltage, Silicon, SiC, GaN, Device Simulation, Packaging
 Katsuaki Saito
Hitachi Power Semiconductor Device, J
  • In March 1987, Graduated from Tohoku University, Engineering department, Department of Applied Physics
  • In March 1989, Graduated from master course of Tohoku University, Engineering department, Department of Applied Physics
  • Member of IEEJ, Member of IEEE, Technical Committee of ISPSD
  • Focus: Power Devices, High Power IGBT, diode and thristors



Franck Sarrus
Mersen France, F

  • Dip.-Ing. degree in Electrical Engineering from Polytech Clermont Ferrand in 1992
  • Ph-D in Electrical Engineering from INSA Lyon in 1995
  • Focus: Power Electronics and components, thermal management, energy management, renewable energy



Achim Scharf
Techmedia International, D

  • More than 40 years practical and theoretical experience in electronics and 25 years in power electronics
  • In 1990 he founded the European edition of the PCIM Europe Magazine
  • Since 2000 he is editor-in-chief of Power Electronics Europe Magazine


Schierling.jpg  Dr. Hubert Schierling
Principal Engineer,
Siemens AG, D
  • Academic and doctoral studies at University Darmstadt
  • Focus: Power Converters, Drive System Aspects, Drive Control



Dr. Manfred Schlenk
Infineon Technologies AG, D

  • Study of Electrotechniques at the TUM, Munich (Dipl. Ing)
  • PhD at the Technical University of Berlin



Prof. Manfred Schrödl
Vienna University of Technology, A

  • Head of Institute of Energy Systems and Electrical Drives, Vienna University of Technology
  • Focus: Control and design of electric machines and drives
  • Special focus on sensorless control of AC drives (INFORM method)





Prof. Dr.-Ing. Walter Schumacher
Braunschweig University of Technology, D
  • Professor of Control Engineering since 1993
  • Focus: Control of Power Electronics & Electric Drives, Mechatronics, Robotics, Signalprocessing by means of Delta Sigma Bitstreams, Stability and Control in Power Systems


Toshihisa Shimizu
Tokyo Metropolitan University, J

  • B.S., M. S., and Ph.D degree all in Electrical Engineering received from Tokyo Metropolitan Unniversity
  • IEEE Senior Member and IEEJ Fellow Member
  • Published more than 100 transaction papers and more than 300 international conference papers, and 6 books
  • Focus: Power Electronics ( Power Converter Topologies, Photovoltaic Power Generation, EMI in Power Electronics Converters, Passive Components in Power Electronics, Application Technology of Power Devices, High-Frequency Power Converters, etc,.)

Dipl.-Ing. Elmar Stachorra
CEO of KoCoS Engineering GmbH, D

  • Working fields: Power Quality, System Studies, Grid Simulation, Earthing, EMC and Lightning
  • Member of the German standardisation committees for power quality UK 767.1, UK 964.1 (DKE) and of the international
    standardisation committee for power quality instruments (PQI) TC85/WG 20 (IEC)
  • Focus: Mission critical Power Quality, Grid protection, On- and Offshore-HVDC-Stations



Dr. Peter K. Steimer
ABB Switzerland Ltd., Power Electronics, CH

  • MSc (1981) and PhD (1991) Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich
  • Fellow IEEE (2009), ABB Corporate Executive Engineer (2010) and ABB Corporate Research Fellow (2014)
  • Experience as multiple domain R&D Engineer, R&D department manager, Technology and Innovation manager at ABB
  • Focus: high power semiconductors, multi-level topologies, system design and related control and new high power applications
 Dr.-Ing. Bernhard Strzalkowski
Analog Devices, D
  • Dipl.-Ing. Elektrotechnik degree Technical University of Karlsruhe, Germany, 1985 - 1988
  • Ph. D. degree in electrical engineering, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland, 1999 - 2004
  • Focus: Control and Drive Strategy in Power Converters, Electronic Power Converters, Power Electronics in Automotive, Traction and Aerospace, New and Renewable Energy Systems, Smart Grid & Communication, Passive Components and New Materials, Sensors

 Dr. techn. Wolfram Teppan
Group Intellectual Property Manager
LEM Intellectual Property SA, CH
  • 2001 - 2012: Principal Engineer Innovation, LEM, Geneva
  • 1998 – 2001: R&D engineer, LEM Norma GmbH, Vienna
  • 1994 – 1998: Co-founder of a start-up company in the field of power quality instruments
  • Focus: Current and Voltage Transducers, Transducers for Smart Grids, Intellectual Property, Standards
 Prof. Giuseppe Tomasso
University of Cassino and South Lazio, I
  • MS Degree at University of Cassino and South Lazio, PhD in Industrial Engineering
  • General Chair of the IEEE-International Electric Vehicle Conference
  • President of Greenergy s.r.l., a company working on power electronics for electromobility
  • Chair of the European PhD School: Power Electronics, Electrical Machines, Energy Control and PowerSystems
  • More than 140 pubblications on international conference proceedings and transaction on power electronics



Joël Turchi
On Semiconductor, F

  • Engineer degree in power electronics from ENSEEIHT, Toulouse, France
  • Definition and development of control ICs
  • Focus: Power Factor Correction and Switch Mode Power Supplies





Dr. Yoshiyuki Uchida
Technical Advisor
Japan Fine Ceramics Co., Ltd., J

  • B.S. and the Ph.D. degrees in Electronics Engineering both from Tohoku University, Japan, in 1962 and 1984, respectively
  • Focus: Power Semiconductors, Ceramics, Packaging technologies for power modules
Wallmeier.jpg  Dr. Peter Wallmeier
Delta Energy Systems GmbH, D
  • 10/1988 - 03/1994: Diplom studies, University of Paderborn (Dipl.-Ing.)
  • 07/1995 - 06/2000: PhD studies, University of Paderborn (Dr.-Ing.)
  • Focus: magnetic Components, semiconductor technology, power controllers for inductical systems




Prof. Dehong Xu
Professor, Director of Institutute of Power Electronics,
Zhejiang University, CN

  • Ph.D from Zhejiang University, China, 1989
  • Visiting professor in Tokyo University, Japan, 1995.June -1996.May
  • Visiting professor in Virginia Tech. , USA, 2000. June -Dec
  • Visiting professor in ETH, Swiss, 2006. Feb -April
  • Focus: High efficiency high power density power conversion for switching power supply, Soft switching Inverter and control, Power Electronics for Renewable Energy



Prof. Peter Zacharias
University of Kassel, D

  • Head of the "Centre of Competence for Distributed Electric Power Technology" at the University of Kassel, Germany
  • Focus: lasers, renewable energy systems, semiconductors and magnetic components