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DW News Interviews Khaligh on Electric Vehicle Trends

DW News Interviews Khaligh on Electric Vehicle Trends

On October 27, 2017, Prof. Alireza Khaligh (ECE/ISR) was contacted by Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s international broadcaster for his expertise in emerging technologies of autonomous and electric vehicles.

Director of the Maryland Power Electronics Laboratory (MPEL), Khaligh’s major research interests include modeling, analysis, design, and control of power electronic converters. He is an author/co-author of more than 170 journal and conference papers as well as two books including Energy Harvesting: Solar, Wind, and Ocean Energy Conversion Systems (CRC Press, Dec. 2009), and Integrated Power Electronics Converters and Digital Control (CRC Press, May 2009). His work and research accomplishments have been recognized extensively by his peers. Read more about Prof. Khaligh here.

The piece by DW News focuses on the US car industry with a focus on Volkswagen. View Khaligh's interview below.

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November 7, 2017


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