Research Group:

· Afshin Izadian, PhD. Founder and Faculty Advisor .

· Sohel Anwar, PhD. Faculty Collaborator from Mechanical Engineering. 

· Han Shi, ECE

· Joshua Woodward, ECE

· Yu-Ren Chen, ECE

· Emily Rosales, Energy Engineering

· Qiuyu Deng, ME

· Jinyun Zhou, ME

· Ammar Ali, ME

Group Alumni (Please send  your recent information to be updated on this page)

· Majid Deldar, PhD. Student Mechanical Engineering, 2011-2016

             BS. Mechanical Engineering, Tehran Polytechnic, Iran

             MS. Mechanical Engineering, Tehran Polytechnic, Iran

             Research: Modeling and Dynamics of Hydraulic Wind Power Systems

· Ndeye Seck, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, 2013-2015

             Winner of the “Commitment to Engineering Excellence Research Fund,” November 2013.

              Research: Power Electronics, Inverters

· Dan Shen, MS. Electrical Engineering, 2014– 2016

              Research: Combined Power Energy Harvesting Systems

· Kaiyang Liu, MS. Electrical Engineering, 2014-2016

              Research: Combined Power Energy Harvesting Systems

· Victor Victor Cuevas Dominguez, 2014-2016

              Research: Power Electronics

· Masoud Vaezi, MS. Mechanical Engineering, 2012– 2014

             BS. Khajeh Nasir Toosi University of Technology, Iran

             Research: Control of Renewable Energy Systems.

             Currently at Caterpillar

· Dan Shen, Visiting Scholar from NTU China, MS. Electrical Engineering, 2013-2014

              Research: Combined Power Energy Harvesting Systems

· Michael Cooprider, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, 2014

              Research: Power Electronics

· James Ratliff, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, 2014

              Research: Power Electronics

· Shweta Hegde, MS. Electrical Engineering, 2012-2014

             BS. Osmania University, India

             Research: Control of Power Electronics

             Currently at Schlumberger

· Amardeep Singh, MS. Mechanical Engineering, 2011-2013

             Research: Fault Diagnosis of Batteries

             Currently at Servotec

· Henry Smith, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, 2013-2014

              Research: Control of Power Electronics

· Arash Edalatnoor, BS. Mechanical Engineering, 2012-August 2013

             Research: Analog Adaptive Control of Hydraulic Wind Power

             Currently: MS Mechanical Engineering at Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, IAB Center.

· Nathaniel Girrens, BS. Electrical Engineering, 2009-2013

             Winner of the “IEEE PES Scholarship Initiative Plus,” September 2012.

              MURI Undergraduate Researcher

              Research: Solar Energy Harvesting and Control

              Currently at Midwest ISO

· Gregg Jones, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, Summer 2012

              MURI Undergraduate Researcher

              Research: Power Electronic Modeling

              Currently at Raytheon

· Sameer Al-Shehri, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, Summer 2012

              MURI Undergraduate Researcher

              Research: Power Electronic Design

              Currently an ELET Instructor at Jubail Industrial College, Saudi Arabia

· Cory DiGregory, BS. Electrical Engineering Technology, Summer 2012

              MURI Undergraduate Researcher

              Research: Power Electronic Controls

              Currently at Schlumberger

· Ayana Pusha, MS. Mechanical Engineering, 2010-2013

              BS. Electrical Engineering, Mercer University, Mercer, GA

              Research: Renewable Energy, Modeling and Efficiency Analysis of Wind Power Plants

· Sina Hamzehlouia, MS. Mechanical Engineering, 2010-2012

              BS. Sharif University of Technology, Iran

              Research: Renewable Energy, Controls and Modeling of Wind Power Plants

              Currently PhD Student at University of Toronto

· Heng Yang, BS. Electrical Engineering, 2009-2012

             Top 100 Student IUPUI, 2012

              MURI Undergraduate Researcher

              Research: Wind Energy Harvesting and Control

              Currently PhD student at Purdue University

· Sree Likhita Gavini, MS. Electrical Engineering, 2010-2012

             Outstanding Electrical & Computer Engineering Graduate Student, 2012

              BS. JawaharLal Nehru University, India

              Research: Nonlinear Control of  Power Converters

              Currently PhD Student at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

· Mohammad Hadi Hafizi, BS. Electrical Engineering, 2011-2012

              BS. Tehran University, Iran

              Research: Diagnosis of Power Converters

              Currently PhD student at Indiana University

· Emrah Tolga Yildiz, MSME, Electric Vehicle Optimization, Cummins Inc

· John J. Meisberger, Cooling Tower Evaluations

· Teri Tami, Regenerative Braking, Currently at Generation Enterprise

· Ryan Patterson, McNair Scholar

· Sara Motahari, Solar cells, Currently at Eindhoven University

· Arash Pourtaheri, Solar cells, Currently at Eindhoven University

· Mariama Toure, Research on Battery.

· Bartholomew Brown, Controls and Fault Diagnosis, Currently at Cummins Inc

· Saman Saeedasr, Currently at Purdue University West Lafayette

· David Griffin, Currently at Carne Naval Indiana

· Chad Hartzog, Currently at Enerdel