2013 IAS CMD Graduate Student Thesis Contest

1st  Prize Recipient:

Fig 1   Taesic KimTaesic Kim, M.S.:  A Hybrid Battery Model Capable of Capturing Dynamic Circuit Characteristics and Nonlinear Capacity Effects (2012), Dept. of Electrical. Engineering, University of  Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE USA.

Thesis advisor: Wei Qiao, Harold and Esther Edgerton Associate Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

 

 

2nd Prize Recipients:

Fig 2   Beata_PolgariBeáta Polgári. M.Sc.: Application of Smart Meters Especially for the Detection of Illegal Electricity Usage (2012),  Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BUTE), Budapest, Hungary.

Thesis advisor:   Dr. Dávid Raisz,  Ass. Professor, Department of Electrical Power Engineering, BUTE.

 

 

 

 

Fig 3    Mohammad B ShadmandMohammad  B Shadmand, M.S. :   A Design-Oriented Framework to Determine the Parasitic Parameters of High-Frequency Magnetics in Switching Power Supplies using Finite-Element Analysis Techniques (2012), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX USA.

Thesis advisor: Robert S Balog, Professor,  Dept. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University.

 

 

3rd Prize Recipients:

Fig 4   Sanila CMSanila C.M., M.Tech.:  Direct Torque Control of Induction Motor with Constant Switching Frequency (2012), Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Govt. Engineering College,  Kottayam, Kerala, India.

Thesis advisor: Dr. Vincent George, Asst. Professor, EEE Department., Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Govt. Engineering College,  Kottayam.

 

 

 

 

Fig 5    Nikhil ValsanNikhil Valsan K, M.Tech.: Reduction of Harmonics in Induction Motor Drive Using Novel Topology (2012). Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Govt. Engineering College (RIT),  Kottayam, Kerala, India

Thesis advisor:   Dr. Joseph K. D., Asst. Professor, EEE Department., Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Govt. Engineering College,  Kottayam.

 

 

 

Fig 6    Evelin_KissEvelin Kiss, M.Sc.:  K, M.Tech.: Procurement of P-f Control Reserves in the Hungarian Electricity System (2011).  Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BUTE), Budapest, Hungary.

Thesis advisors:   Dr. László Szabó, Ass. Professor, Department of Electrical Power Engineering, BUTE, and  Gábor Alföldi, MAVIR ZRt, Budapest.

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