2013 Winners

 First Place

February 2013 Yungtaek Jang and Milan Jovanovic The TAIPEI Rectifier--A New Three-Phase Two-Switch ZVS PFC DCM Boost Rectifier
July 2013 Xun Gong, Ivan Josifovic, and Braham Ferreira Modeling and Reduction of Conducted EMI of Inverters with SiC JFETs on Insulated Metal Substrate
January 2013 Thomas Friedli and Johann Kolar  The Essence of Three-Phase PFC Rectifier Systems--Part I 

Second Place

October 2013 Paul Evans, Alberto Castellazzi, and Mark Johnson Automated Fast Extractions of Compact Thermal Models for Power Electronic Modules
October 2013 Zhang Wang and Hui Li An Integrated Three-port Bidirectional DC-DC Converter for PV Application on DC Distribution System
January 2013 Eftichios Koutroulis and Frede Blaabjerg Design Optimization of Transformerless Grid-Connected PV Inverters Including Reliability
August 2013 Daniel Montesinos-Miracle, Miquel Massot-Campos, Joan Bergas-Jané, Samuel Galceran-Arellano, and Alfred Rufer Design and Control of a Modular Multilevel DC/DC Converter for Regenerative Applications
November 2013 Zhihui Wang, Yupeng Li, Yu Sun, Chunsen Tang, Xiao Lv Load Detection Model of Voltage-Fed Inductive Power Transfer System