Students and Researchers

Current Ph.D. Students

Ali Yousef
Research Focus:
Renewable Energy, Power Electronics, Machines and Control
MSEE from Univserity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2012
BSEE from Birzait University, Palestine, 2009
ajyousef@uwm.edu
Zeljko Jankovic
Research Focus:
Modeling and Implementation of a Microgrid-tie Power Inverter
B.S. from University of Belgrade,Belgrade, Serbia 2009.
zrj@uwm.edu
Bora Novakovic
Research Focus:
Renewable Energy
B.S. from University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia 2007.
bora@uwm.edu
Azadeh Mazaheri
Research Focus: 
Energy Efficiency and Modeling Energy Storage for Buildings
MSEE from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, 2015.
B.S. from Islamic Azad University of Najafabad, Najafabad, Iran 2003.
mazaher2@uwm.edu
Prathamesh Vadhavkar
Research Focus: 
Control Strategies for Regenerative Active Front End Converters
and Estimate LCL Filter Parameters
MSEE from Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, 2007.
BSEE from University of Pune, Pune, India, 2004.
vadhavk2@uwm.edu
Ahmad El Shafei
Research Focus:
Microgrids, Energy Storage, and Battery Management System Design
B.E. from the American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon,2013.
aie@uwm.edu
Garry Jean-Pierre
Research Focus:
Controls, Power Electronics, Renewable Energy
MSE from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, 2017.
BSEE from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, 2016.
jeanpie4@uwm.edu
Fanglue Ju
Research Focus:
Grid-tied power converter and power transistor technologies
MSEE from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2015.
B.S. from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2014.
B.S. from North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China, 2012.
fju@uwm.edu
Tianchen Li
Research Focus:
EMI in WBG devices
MSEE from University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 2013
BSEE from Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China, 2010
Hadi Akbarihaghighat
Research Focus:
Microgrid Control, Industrial Data Networking,Controller Design
BSEE from Amikabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2001.
MSEE from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2003
akbarih2@uwm.edu

 

Farzad Banihashemi


Willy Sedano


Current Masters Students

Rounak Siddaiah
Research Focus:
Controls,Power electronics and Optimization.
B.E. from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bangalore,India,2015.
frounak@uwm.edu
Jacob Gudex


Mark Vyodger


Amin Khanlar


Fatima Nasiri


Karthik Palaniappan


Anna Brinck

Current Undergraduate Students

Ian Buck
Research Focus:
Energy Storage and Data Acquisition