Dr. Robert S. Balog

Research Interests

  • Advanced Energy Systems
  • Solar Electrical (Photovoltaic) Energy Conversion
  • Low cost inverter system for use with alternative energy sources (including fuel cells, photovoltaic, etc)
  • Power electronics reliability in alternative energy systems
  • Distributed dc power systems with emphasis on local/distributed control
  • Auto-tuning coupled inductor filters
  • High quality PWM amplifiers with focus on application as an audio amplifiers
  • Battery life management
  • Non-linear control techniques