Patrick Chapman

Assistant Professor

Key words:

Power electronics, Electric machinery, Switched reluctance machines, Motor drives, Inverters

Unlisted key words: Power Integrated Circuits

Research description:

Research has been predominantly in the motor drives area in terms of analysis and control of electric machinery. New directions include numerical modeling of machinery, new power devices, and power integrated circuits.

Laboratory facilities:

Main research affiliation is Grainger Center for Electric Machines and Electromechanics. Also affiliated with Energy Systems Analysis Consortium. University of Illinois has very modern research facilities for electric drives and power electronics.

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