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Bilal Akin

Power Electronics and Drives Lab, Director


PhD - Texas A&M University, College Station, TX MSc - METU, Ankara, Turkey BS - METU, Ankara, Turkey


Dr Akin was R&D Engineer at Toshiba and Texas Instruments Incorporated before joining UTD. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications and the IEEE transactions on Vehicular Technology. His research interests include design, control, and diagnosis of electric motors and drives; digital power control and management; fault diagnosis and condition monitoring of power electronics components; and ac motors. He is the recipient of NSF CAREER ’15 Award, both Jonsson School Faculty Research and Teaching awards, IEEE IAS Transactions (1st Place) Prize Paper Award, Top Editors Recognition Award from IEEE TVT Society and several best paper awards.

Research Interests

Design, Control and Fault Diagnosis of Power Electronics and Drive Systems