Chair of Power Electronics

Prof. Liserre's Distinguished Lecture Explores Power Electronics for a Smart Energy Management at Columbia University's Data Science Institute

Nov 15, 2023

In a recent event at Columbia University's Data Science Institute, Professor Marco Liserre from the University of Kiel, Germany, delivered an insightful Distinguished Lecture on "Power Electronics for a Smart Energy Management." The lecture covered groundbreaking topics, including Smart Transformers and achieving a 100% Electronic Grid through advanced Grid-Forming and Talkative Power Conversion Technologies. The event provided a concise yet impactful exploration of the future of sustainable energy systems.

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  • Our research is focused on the design of high efficient and reliable PWM-based power converter architectures (single-cell, multi-cell, multilevel), their modelling and control to exploit commercial as well as new power semiconductor devices with minimum over design.
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