Prof.dr.ir. P. Bauer

Prof.dr.ir. P. Bauer

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Biography

Pavol Bauer is currently a full Professor with the Department of Electrical Sustainable Energy 0f Delft University of Technology and head of DC Systems, Energy Conversion and Storage group. He received Masters in Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Kosice (‘85), Ph.D. from Delft University of Technology (’95) and title prof. from the president of Czech Republic at the Brno University of Technology (2008) and Delft University of Technology (2016). He is also honorary professor at Politehnica University Timisioira in Romania. From 2002 to 2003 he was working partially at KEMA (DNV GL, Arnhem) on different projects related to power electronics applications in power systems. He published over 110 journal and over 400 conference papers in his field (with H factor Google scholar 38, Web of Science 25), he is an author or co-author of 8 books, holds 5 international patents and organized several tutorials at the international conferences. He has worked on many projects for industry concerning wind and wave energy, power electronic applications for power systems such as Smarttrafo; HVDC systems, projects for smart cities such as PV charging of electric vehicles, PV and storage integration, contactless charging; and he participated in several Leonardo da Vinci, H2020 and Electric Mobility Europe EU projects as project partner (ELINA, INETELE, E-Pragmatic, Micact, Trolly 2.0, OSCD) and coordinator (PEMCWebLab.com-Edipe, SustEner, Eranet DCMICRO). He is a Senior Member of the IEEE (’97), former chairman of Benelux IEEE Joint Industry Applications Society, Power Electronics and Power Engineering Society chapter, chairman of the Power Electronics and Motion Control (PEMC) council, member of the Executive Committee of European Power Electronics Association (EPE) and also member of international steering committee at numerous conferences.

Awards

  • Award “Best Tech Idea 2018” by Kijk magazineHonorary professor Polytechnica University Timisoira  2018
  • Award Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles 2018
  •  Best Poster at Erasmus Energy Forum –EIM 2016 (Energy Informatics and Management) in Rotterdam Charging of EV from PV and Contactless Power
  • Conference Best Poster Award: Efficiency improvements using SiC MOSFETs in a dc-dc modular multilevel converter for renewable energy extraction, T.Todorcevic, P.Bauer, J.A.Ferreira PEMC 2014 Antalia
  • Conference Best presented paper in Electric and hybrid Plug in vehicles. IEEE IECON 2012 Montreal 
  • Best Exhibition prize: IEEE ICELIE 2012 Montreal
  • Best Leonardo da Vinci EU project 2011: E-Pragmatic (E-Learning and Practical Training of Mechatronics and Alternative Technologies in Industrial Community) Leonardo da Vinci EU program,2010-2012 Best Educational tool Award: First Prize IEEE Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society IECON/ICELIE 2009
  • TU Brno – professor, named by president of Czech Republic 2008
  • IEEE Senior member grade professional recognition (2007)
  • Maxwell prize from Faculty of EE Kosice in 2007
  • IEEE W.M. Portnoy award for the paper “Improving the Thermal Management of AC-DC Converters using Integration Technologies’’ (2005)
  • Best Leonardo da Vinci EU project award (2005)
  • TU Brno – Dr.habil and Associate professor, named by rector TU Brno in 2005
  • TU Budapest – visiting professor 2002

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