Dr. Robert S. Balog



Lab Supporters

We wish to thank our sponsors who provide funding to support our research, teaching, and outreach.

The U.S. National Science Foundation

The Scientific and Techonological Research Council of Turkey

We wish to thank our in-kind sponsors and acknowledge their generous support. Developing highly skilled researchers and engineers is of paramount importance in the Renewable Energy and Advanced Power Electronics Research Laboratory. Through the support of these companies student researchers gain valuable experience using the state-of-the-art tools and equipment. This support not only helps advance the body of knowledge but also has a direct economic benefit to society by assisting in building human capital - a highly skilled work force.

1SolTech
Photovoltaic modules

dSpace
Real time simulator and hardware-in-the-loop rapid prototyping hardware / software platform

JSOL Corporation & PowerSys Solutions
JMAG Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software

Magna-Power Electronics
Programmable dc power supplies

Minntronix
Magnetic cores

SolarBridge Technologies
Photovoltaic microinverters

STMicroelectronics
MPPT dc-dc converters

SunPower
Photovoltaic modules

Texas Instruments
Code Composer and TI evaluation hardware for research and teaching

Triad Magnetics
Magnetic cores, prototyping, design assistance

Younicos
119kWh battery storage system