Congratulations to our 2022 PELS Award Winners!

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IEEE PELS R. David Middlebrook Achievement Award
Dragan Maksimovic for contributions to modeling and analysis of digitally controlled power converters

IEEE Award for Achievement in Power Electronics Standards
Matt Wilkowski for diligent work in the Electronic Transformer Technical Committee (ETTC)

IEEE PELS Richard M. Bass Outstanding Young Power Electronics Engineer Award 
Daniel Costinett for innovations in high-density power converters employing WBG devices

IEEE McMurray Award for Industry Achievements in Power Electronics
Noriko Kawakami for contributions to large-capacity power converters and their applications to industry and utility

IEEE PELS Award for Achievements in Power Electronics Education
Katherine Kim for pioneering educational videos and online learning in power electronics

IEEE Power Electronics Emerging Technology Award
Jin Wang for contributions to high power density power converters and motor drives with wide bandgap devices

IEEE PELS Sustainable Energy Systems Technical Achievement Award
Xinbo Ruan for Contributions to the Control of Renewable Energy Grid-Connected Inverters

IEEE PELS Technical Achievement Award for Integration and Miniaturization of Switching Power Converters
Noah Sturcken for development of the first commercially available fully integrated DC-DC converter in silicon, including inductor, reducing volume by an order of magnitude

IEEE Modeling and Control Technical Achievement Award
Tobias Geyer for contributions to predictive control and modulation of high-power converters

IEEE PELS Vehicle and Transportation Systems Achievement Award
Alireza Khaligh for advancement of power electronics for electrified transportation systems including electric vehicles and more electric aircraft