IEEE William E. Newell Power Electronics Award

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
IEEE William E. Newell Power Electronics Award
Awarded for Outstanding contribution(s) to the advancement of power electronics
Presented by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
First awarded 2005
Official website IEEE William E. Newell Power Electronics Award


The IEEE William E. Newell Power Electronics Award is a Technical Field Award of the IEEE that was established by the IEEE Board of Directors in 2005. This award is presented annually for outstanding contribution(s) to the advancement of power electronics. The award is named in honor of William E. Newell.

This award may be presented to an individual only.

Recipients of this award receive a bronze medal, certificate, and honorarium.

Recipients[edit]

The following people received the IEEE William E. Newell Power Electronics Award:[1]

  • 2016: Johann W. Kolar
  • 2015: Shu Yuen Ron Hui
  • 2014: Frede Blaabjerg
  • 2013: Rik W. De Doncker
  • 2012: Leo Lorenz
  • 2011: Praveen Jain
  • 2010: Akio Nakagawa
  • 2009: Tadashi Fukao
  • 2008: Istvan Nagy
  • 2007: Dushan Boroyevich
  • 2006: Deepakraj M. Divan

The following people received the William E. Newell Award from the IEEE Power Electronics Society:[2]

  • 2005: Bimal K. Bose* 2000: Luigi F. Malesani
  • 2004: M. Azizur Rahman
  • 2003: Philip T. Krein
  • 2002: Emanuel E. Landsman
  • 2001: Hirofumi Akagi
  • 2000: Luigi F. Malesani

References[edit]

External links[edit]