Line Roald, an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin Madison, was awarded a 2021 NSF Career Award. The prestigious award recognizes faculty who have the potential to serve as role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their organization.
Chee-Wooi Ten, an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Michigan Tech, will be the PSERC site director at MTU
Shmuel Oren, Professor at the University of California-Berkeley and PSERC site director there, is the recipient of the 2021 the Harold Hotelling Medal from the INFORMS society.
Anjan Bose, a distinguished Washington State University professor and PSERC site director, has been elected to the Chinese Academy of Engineering as a foreign member in recognition of his contributions to the field and promotion of Chinese-American cooperation.
Anjan Bose, a Regents Professor at Washington State University and PSERC site director, has been awarded a "CIGRE Medal", in recognition of outstanding contributions to the development of CIGRE, a collaborative community committed to the creation and sharing of power system expertise.
Former PSERC student Pallavi Jain is now an engineer at NYISO. She helps find new ways to increase the use of renewable energy and storage resources on the New York energy grid and in the wholesale electricity markets.
PSERC's director, Vijay Vittal, is being recognized by Arizona State University as a 2020 Regents Professor.
The title is the highest faculty honor awarded and is conferred to faculty who have made pioneering contributions in their areas of expertise, achieved a sustained level of distinction and enjoy national and international recognition for these accomplishments
Professor Peter Sauer, Emeritus Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, was awarded the 2022 IEEE Tesla Award “for contributions to dynamic modeling and simulation of synchronous generators and for leadership in power engineering education.”
Kory Hedman, associate professor in the School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering at Arizona State University, has been named the new director of the Power Systems Engineering Research Center (PSERC). Hedman will replace ASU Regents Professor Vijay Vittal, who has held the position for the last 15 years.