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Faculty

Prof. Lai

Dr. Jih-Sheng (Jason) Lai

FEEC Director
Virginia Tech
220 Inventive Dr
Blacksburg, VA 24061
TEL: (540)231-4741
FAX: (540)231-3362
E-mail: laijs@vt.edu

Research Areas:

High power electronics converter topologies, motor drives, and utility power electronics interfaces and application issues.

Dr. Kim

Dr. Jong-Woo Kim

Postdoctoral Associate
Virginia Tech
220 Inventive Ln
Blacksburg, VA 24061
E-mail: jwkim@vt.edu

Research Areas:

High efficiency converter topologies, analog/digital control and wireless power transfer.


Visiting Professors and Scholars

Dr. Cheng-Wei Chen

Cheng-Wei Chen

Dr. Cheng-Wei Chen received his B.S and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 2009 and 2015 respectively.
E-mail: chencw@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Modeling and control of switching power supply and renewable energy power systems.
Dr. Jinwu Gong

Dr. Jinwu Gong

Dr. Jinwu Gong received his M.S. in 2006 and his Ph.D. in 2012 in electrical engineering from Wuhan University (WHU). Before coming to FEEC as a visiting professor, Jinwu Gong had been an associate professor at the School of Electrical Engineering, Wuhan University.
E-mail: gongjw@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Research interests include high-power converters such as, medium-voltage motor drives, static synchronous compensators, active power filters and digital control technique.

Dr. Yafeng Huang

Dr. Yafeng Huang

Dr. Yafeng Huang received his M.S. in 2007 and his Ph.D. in 2014, in electrical engineering from Northeast Electric Power University(NEEPU) and North China Electric Power University(NCEPU), respectively. Before coming to FEEC as a postdoctoral fellow, Yafeng Huang had been an associate professor at the School of Electrical Engineering, Northeast Electric Power University(NEEPU).
E-mail: hyafeng@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Research interests include operation analysis & optimization control of renewable energy power generation such as, wind power, PV and Grid-connected power electronics interface and application issues.

Dr.Yaofei Han

Dr. Yaofei Han

Dr. Yaofei Han received his M.S. in 2005 and his Ph.D. in 2010, in power electronics and power drives from China University of Mining and Technology. Before coming to FEEC as a visiting scholar, Yaofei had been an associate professor at Henan University of Urban Construction, (HUUC), serving in this capacity since 2010. Currently, Dr. Han is the vice director of the College of Electrical Engineering and Henan Engineering Research Center for the Control of Power Transmission and Conversion, where he has also received special recognition as a Henan Backbone Young Teacher.
E-mail: hyaofei9@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Research interests include multi-level power converter for power conversion and motor control.

Dr. Wen-Wei Chen

Dr. Wen-Wei Chen

Dr. Wen-Wei Chen received his M.S. degree in 2007, and his Ph.D. degree in 2014, in Electrical Engineering from the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan City, Taiwan. Dr. Chen has a decade of experience as an engineer and manager, specializing in the development of power integrated circuit (IC), components and devices. Before coming to FEEC, Dr. Wen-Wei Chen held positions at Richtek Technology (MediaTek), Dialog Semiconductor, and Novatek Microelectronics. He has published numerous journal and conference papers and holds 24 patents certified in the United States, Taiwan, China, and Korea.
E-mail: winway@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Research interests include high-efficiency DC-DC converters, such as, adaptive on-time control for buck converters, CPU core power converters, switching battery chargers and LED drivers.

Dr. Ge Qi

Dr. Ge Qi

Dr. Ge Qi received her Ph.D. in 2010, in electrical engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST). Before coming to FEEC as a visiting scholar, Ge Qi had been a lecturer at the School of Electrical Engineering, Zhengzhou University, (ZZU).
E-mail: qige@vt.edu

Research Areas:

Research interests include permanent magnet electric machines and drives.


Contact

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