May 7, 2009
Principal Tom Williams has announced the opening of a new centre that will enhance Queen’s reputation for leading-edge energy and power electronics research and innovation. The Queen’s Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research (ePOWER) will also attract a wide range of academic and industrial researchers and collaborators as well as talented and motivated graduate students.
ePOWER’s interim director is Praveen Jain, Canada Research Chair in Power Electronics. Researchers include Yan-Fei Liu, Paresh Sen and Alireza Bakhshai of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, as well as Steven Harrison, director of the Solar Calorimetry Lab and professor of Mechanical and Materials Engineering.