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NC State University
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Dr. Rolando Burgos

Adjunct Associate Professor

| Biography

Dr. Burgos received the B.S. on Electronics Engineering, the Electronics Engineering Professional Degree, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees on Electrical Engineering from the University of ConcepciĆ³n, Chile, in 1995, 1997, 1999, and 2002 respectively. In 2002 he joined as Postdoctoral Fellow the Center for Power Electronics Systems (CPES) at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), in Blacksburg, VA, becoming Research Scientist in 2003, and Research Assistant Professor in 2005. In 2009 he joined ABB Corporate Research in Raleigh, NC, as Scientist first, and since June 2010 as Principal Scientist. In July 2010 he was appointed Adjunct Associate Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at NC State University, in Raleigh, NC, working at the National Science Foundation (NSF) Engineering Research Center "Future Renewable Electric Energy Delivery and Management (FREEDM) Systems Center". His research interests include multi-phase multi-level power conversion, stability of ac and dc power electronics converters and systems, hierarchical modeling, control theory, and the synthesis and design of power electronics conversion systems.

Dr. Burgos is Member of the IEEE Power Electronics Society, where he currently serves as Secretary of the Committee on Simulation, Modeling and Control, as Associate Editor of the IEEE Power Electronics Letters, and as Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics.

| Education

  1. 2003 - Post Doctoral Fellow, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
  2. 2002 - PhD in Electrical Engineering, University of Concepcion, Chile
  3. 1999 - MS in Electrical Engineering, University of Concepcion, Chile
  4. 1997 - Electronics Engineering Prof. Degree, University of Concepcion, Chile
  5. 1995 - BS in Electronics Engineering, University of Concepcion, Chile