2016 PES Fellows

PES FellowsAwards
By Vahid Madani

PES Fellows
Congratulations to the class of 2016

The IEEE Fellow Award is a special recognition for members with extraordinary accomplishments in the IEEE technical fields. To ensure that the recognition is extraordinary, the total number of recipients each year cannot exceed 0.1% of the total higher grade membership.

The Class of 2016

Alexandre Alves da Silva
for contributions to dynamic security assessment and load forecasting in power systems


C. Y. Chung
for contributions to power system stability and control


George Clark
for contributions to distribution automation for power


Michael Henderson
for contributions to the application of high-voltage DC and flexible AC transmission systems


Rabih Jabr
for application of robust optimization to power systems


Clyde Maughan
for contributions to large generator insulation systems and generator failure mechanisms


Federico Milano
for contributions to power system modeling and simulation


Lamine Mili
for contributions to robust state estimation for power systems


Robert Nelson
for contributions to flexible AC transmission system (FACTS) devices for wind power generation


Mahendra Patel
for contributions to synchrophasors standardization


Joao Abel Pecas Lopes
for contributions to microgrids and the integration of wind generation


Daniel Sabin
for leadership in power quality database management and analysis software


Noel Schulz
for leadership in advancing women in engineering and electric ship technologies


Vladimir Terzija
for contributions to power systems protection


Ping Zhou
for contributions to finite element methods applied to electromagnetic devices and electrical machines


Vassilios Agelidis
for contributions to power electronics, renewable energy conversion and integration with electricity grid


Sudip Mazumder
for contributions to analysis and control of power electronics systems


Sheldon Kennedy
for leadership in the technology and standards for rectifier, inverter and harmonic-mitigating transformers


Silverio Visacro
for contributions to lightning protection


Massoud Amin
for leadership in smart grids and security of critical infrastructures


Kui Ren
for contributions to security and privacy in cloud computing and wireless networks