Congrats! Skyler Hagen Defends His Ph.D.

Congratulations to Dr. Skyler Hagen on successfully defending his thesis:  “An Integrated Capacitive Brushless Excitation System for Wound Field Synchronous Machines Using Low-Cost Printed Circuit Boards.”  

IEEE ECCE & IAS 2019 in Baltimore MD

It was a busy conference this year!  The group had a record 7 papers this year. Knippel; M. Tisler; D. C. Ludois, “Printed Circuit Board Structural Properties and Spiral Groove Trace Conductors for Hydrodynamic Gap …

Congratulations to Baoyun Ge and Skyler Hagen

I am proud to share that Dr. Boayun Ge (Ludois Group alum, 2018) received  Harold A. Peterson Distinguished Dissertation Award, award by UW-Madison ECE (2019).  Baoyun is pictured below receiving his award with myself and …

Congrats! Ryan Knippel defends his Ph.D.

A big congratulations to Dr. Ryan Knippel, after successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis titled “Rotating Capacitors with Spiral Groove Features for Hydrodynamic Gap Maintenance in Power Conversion Systems.”   In a nutshell, this work was on …