2020 IEEE Power Electronics Society Award Winners are...

Dean Patterson

IEEE PELS Harry A. Owen, Jr. Distinguished Service Award

Dean Patterson

For service to Power Electronics over an extensive period of time, particularly in international inclusivity, education, technical committee growth, and member enfranchisement

Lennart Harnefors

IEEE Modeling and Control Technical Achievement Award

Lennart Harnefors

For contributions to Control and Dynamic Analysis of Power Electronic Systems

Huang ECE 4450b

IEEE PELS R. David Middlebrook Achievement Award

Alex Qin Huang

For development of Silicon and Wide Band Gap power electronics technology


Pradeep Shenoy 2019

IEEE PELS Richard M. Bass Outstanding Young Power Electronics Engineer Award

Pradeep Shenoy

For contributions to high density, high-efficiency dc-dc conversion systems

Pedro Rodriguez

IEEE PELS Sustainable Energy Systems Technical Achievement Award

Pedro Rodriquez

For contributions to the Control of Grid Interactive Renewable Energy Systems

B Singh

IEEE Power Electronics Emerging Technology Award

Brij Singh

For contributions to in-vehicle demonstration of engine-cooled power-dense scalable SiC inverter

Burak Ozpineci Mentor

IEEE PELS Vehicle and Transportation Systems Achievement Award 

Burak Ozpineci

For contributions to advancement of power electronics in transportation electrification and wireless charging of electric vehicles

Patrick Chapman

IEEE McMurray Award for Industry Achievements in Power Electronics

Patrick Chapman

For leadership in high-reliability inverters and renewable energy systems

John DeCramer

IEEE Award for Achievement in Power Electronics Standards

John DeCramer

For Sustained Contributions to IEEE Standards Regarding Power Transformers and Inductors