Eric Benedict (Sâ€™88, Mâ€™92) received the BSEE & MSEE degrees from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN and the MSEE and PhD degrees in power electronics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He presently is a Senior Applications Engineer at Analog Devices (formerly Linear Technology) working with isolated gate drivers for WBG applications. He was previously with Northern Power Systems where he worked on MW level power converters for wind, energy storage and high-speed motor drive applications and has had internships at The Dow Chemical Company, General Electric Motors, and General Electric Corporate Research and Development. He has been a Teaching Assistant at Purdue University, an Associate Lecturer at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and a Lecturer at the University of Wisconsin, Platteville. He holds U.S. and European patents on motor control techniques and power converters. His research interests include power electronics, machine control, and historical electronic technologies. Dr. Benedict is a Member of Eta Kappa Nu and Tau Beta Pi.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
2:55 PM – 3:20 PM