IAS Members Selected for 2020 IEEE Technical Field Awards

Congratulations to Kouki Matsuse (FIEEE) Emeritus Professor, Meiji University, Tokyo Japan for being awarded the IEEE Richard Harold Kaufmann Award - recognizes outstanding contributions in industrial systems engineering.
Citation: “For pioneering contributions to the advancement of sensorless vector control of AC drives and multilevel inverters for industrial applications.”

 

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Akira Chiba (FIEEE) - Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan for being awarded the IEEE Nikola Tesla Award - recognizes outstanding contributions ot the generation and utilization of electric power.

Citation: "for contributions to bearingless and reluctance motors."