Sudip Mazumder



Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2001
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia
M.S., Electric Power Engineering, 1993
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York
B.E., Electrical Engineering, 1989
University of Delhi, India

Contact Info

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Chicago, IL 60607
312.355.1315 312.996.6465

Professional Achievements

  • TRP Award, Council for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, University of Illinois, Chicago, 2011
  • University of Illinois, Chicago's Expert Representative on Smart Grid for Midwestern Great Lakes Alliance for Sustainable Energy Research (GLASER) initiative, 2009, 2010
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2009-, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronics Systems, 2008-, IEEE Industrial Electronics, 2003-, IEEE Power Electronics Letters (2002-2005)
  • Chair, Student/Industry Coordination Activities, IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, 2009, 2010
  • Vice Chair, IEEE PELS Technical Committee on Distributed Generation and Renewable Energy, 2009-
  • Faculty Research Award, for Excellence in Research and Scholarly Activities at the University of Illinois, Chicago, 2008, 2006
  • Co-received Outstanding Student Paper Award with Prof. M. Tahir, IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking, 2007
  • First Editor-in-Chief, Advances in Power Electronics journal, 2006-2009
  • Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, 2005
  • IEEE International Future Energy Challenge Award, 2005
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2003
  • Prize-Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2002
  • Over 120 tier-one journal and conference publications, 9 patents (4 issued), 1 book with Springer, 6 book chapters, over 35 keynote/invited/plenary presentations
  • Reviewer for multiple tier-one international journals and conferences and regular proposal reviewer for National Science Foundation and Department of Energy, 2001-
  • National Merit Scholar (India), 1983

Research Interests

Professor Mazumder's research expertise and interests include:
  • Interactive power-electronics/power networks, smart grid, and energy storage
  • Renewable and alternative energy based power electronics systems for distributed generation and microgrid
  • SiC and GaN based high-frequency, high-temperature, and high-voltage power electronics
  • Optically triggered wide-bandgap power-electronics device and control technologies
  • High power density and systems-on-chip (SoC) / systems-on-module (SoM)

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