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Philip T. Krein

Professor, Founding Executive Dean, ZJUI

Grainger Emeritus Chair in Electric Machinery and Electromechanics 

Member, National Academy of Engineering 

Fellow, National Academy of Inventors Fellow, IEEE


Research interests: 

Professor Philip Krein earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois in 1982. He is a Fellow of IEEE and a member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering. Professor Krein received many awards. In 2015-2016, he is Chair of the IEEE Transportation Electrification Community. His research interests address all aspects of power electronics, machines, drives, electric transportation, and electrical energy, with emphasis on nonlinear control approaches. He holds thirty-four U.S. patents with additional patents pending.