PELS Members Elevated to Fellow in January 2010
Shmuel (Sam) Ben-Yaakov
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
For the development of modeling and simulation methodologies for pulse width modulated and resonant converters.
College of Electrical Engineering
For leadership in establishing a power electronics research institute in China.
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich
Power Electronics Systems Lab
For contributions to three-phase pulse width modulation converter systems.
University of California, Berkeley
For contributions to integrated passive component technology and digital control of power electronics systems.
For contributions to design and control of high-power high density converters and drives.
Vu1-PSMA (Power Source Mfg. Association)
For contributions to digital power management in power systems for computing and telecommunications equipment.