SPEC People


Dr. Alex Huang

Dula D. Cockrell Centennial Chair in Engineering, SPEC Director, IEEE Fellow

aqhuang@utexas.edu
512-232-1645(Pickle Campus)
512-232-6647(Main Campus)

Ruiyang Yu

Dr. Ruiyang (Ryan) Yu, Research Scientist, Ph.D.


Qingyun Huang

Dr. Qingyun Huang, Post Doctoral Researcher, Ph.D

qyhuang@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-High efficiency and high density power electronics converter topologies
-Wide-band-gap devices' applications
-System modeling and digital control applied to power electronics

Soumik Sen

Soumik Sen, Ph.D. Candidate

ssen7@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-Electric vehicle fast charger
-Solid state transformer
-Medium voltage AC/DC conversion
-Medium voltage device testing


Pengkun Liu

Pengkun Liu, Ph.D. Candidate

pkliu@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-High Frequency Magnetic Design
-High Frequency Wide-band-gap device driving

Ma Qingxuan

Qingxuan Ma, Ph.D. Candidate

qxma@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-Wide-band-gap high frequency AC-DC Converter
-Power Semiconductor Device Characterization


Tianxiang Chen

Tianxiang Chen, Graduate Student

txchen@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-Wide-bandgap high-frequency high-density AC-DC converter and DC-DC converter
-Magnetic and thermal optimization for high-frequency power converter

Jungong Tong

Junhong Tong, Graduate Student

jredtong@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-Wide-bandgap power semiconductor device


Xixi Luo 2

XiXi Luo, Graduate Student

xixiluo@utexas.edu
Research Interest:
-Wide-bandgap semiconductor devices

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Wei Xu, Graduate Student

wei.xu@utexas.edu.
Research Interest:
-Medium Voltage High Power Converters
-Renewable Energy and Smart Grid
-Wide Bandgap Power Semiconductor Devices


ZhiChengguo

Zhicheng Guo, Graduate Student

zcguo@utexas.edu
Research interests:
-Wide-bandgap high-frequency high-density DC-DC converter
-Modular Multilevel Converter (MMC)

Houshang Salimian

Houshang Salimian, Graduate Student

salimian@utexas.edu
Research interests:
-Multilevel Converters
-Renewable Energy Systems


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Zibo Chen, Graduate Student

zibochen@utexas.edu
Research interests:
- Wide-band-gap High-Density Rectifier
- Medium Voltage High Power Inverter
- Renewable Energy Systems and Smart Grid

Adit

Adithyan Vetrivelan, Graduate Student

adithyan.vetrivelan@utexas.edu
Research interests:
- High density power electronics
- WBG devices & High frequency converters
- Digital control of power electronics


Sanjay

Sanjay Rajendran, Graduate Student

sanjayrajendran@utexas.edu
Research interests:
- Medium Voltage High Power Converters
- Renewable Energy Systems
- EV/PHEV Drives

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Jackie Pang, Graduate Student

jackiedapang@utexas.edu
Research interests:
- Current Source Inverter using wide-bandgap devices
- Nonlinear Control for parallel converters

Alumni

Atsushi Shimbori

Atsushi Shimbori, Ph.D.

Ao Sun

Ao Sun, M. S.

Liqi Zhang

Liqi Zhang, Ph.D.

Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao, Ph.D.

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Hanning Tang, Ph.D.

Yang Lei

Yang Lei, Ph.D.