Dr. Yilmaz Sozer

Dr. Yilmaz Sozer

Title: Professor
Dept/Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: ASEC W577 (Lab ASEC W575)
Phone: 330-972-7629
Email: ys@uakron.edu
Website: http://blogs.uakron.edu/aeaemlab/
Curriculum Vitae: Download in PDF format


Biography

Dr. Sozer came to UA in 2009. Prior to joining the University he worked for Advanced Energy Conversion in Schenectady, New York. He has published over 250 journal and peer reviewed conference papers and he has 9 awarded and 6 pending patents. Dr. Sozer leads the number of research programs supported by NSF, US Army, DOE, US Academy Transportation Research Board, Ohio State Development Department, ABB, GE, Power America, Bendix CVS, Nexteer Automotive, Aisin AW, Exacter and others. 


Research

Power Electronics, Electric Machines, Motor Drives, Microgrids, Renewable Energy Systems, Health monitoring of Power lines


Education

  • Ph.D. in Electric Power Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 2000
  • M.S. in Electric Power Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1995
  • B.S. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Middle East Technical University Ankara, Turkey 1993

Courses

Energy Conversion, Modeling and Control of Renewable Energy Systems, Control of Electric Machines, Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, Dynamics of Electric Machines, Modern Power Systems