The Highly Efficient And Reliable smart Transformer (HEART)


  • Second Place Prize Paper Award for 2018 in the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics.  
  • 2018 Mittelmann Achievement Award in recognition of his attainment in development of power electronic systems for distributed generation and power quality improvement
  • 2017 IEEE PELS Sustainable Energy Systems Technical Achievement Award
  • Thomson Reuters "Highly Cited": “The world’s most influential scientific minds”
  •  The Dr. Bimal Bose Energy Systems Award
  • IEEE Fellow, 2013 class, with citation "for contributions to grid connection of renewable energy systems and industrial drives"
  • Third Prize paper award by the Industrial Power Converter Committee at ECCE 2012, 2012
  • Best paper, Industrial Electronics Magazine 2011
  • Anthony J. Hornfeck Service Award 2011, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
  • Early Career Award 2009, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
  • Google Scholar citations ''2006 top cited'' paper on 'Stability of photovoltaic and wind turbine grid connected inverters for a large set of grid impedance values'  - selected as one of the 2006 classics in power engineering
Chair of Power Electronics

  • Chair of Power Electronics, CAU Kiel