Kiruba Sivasubramaniam Haran

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Kiruba Sivasubramaniam Haran
Associate Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
4048 ECE Building
306 North Wright Street
Urbana Illinois 61801

Primary Research Area

  • Power and Energy Systems - Electrical machines and drive systems

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Education

  • Ph.D., Electric Power Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2000)
  • B.Sc., Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria (1994)

Research Areas

Research Topics

  • Autonomous vehicular technology, UAVs
  • Electric transportation
  • Energy
  • Solar and renewable technology
  • Storage and conversion

Journal Editorships

  • Guest Editor, Special Issue on: Electric and Hybrid Electric Propulsion for Aviation, IET Electric Power Applications Journal
  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2015 -

Teaching Honors

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students - ECE 330 Electromechanics and Power Circuits (2016)

Research Honors

  • AIAA Associate Fellow (2019)
  • IEEE PES Distinguished Lecturer (2017)
  • Grainger Associate (2016)
  • Leading Edge Aeronautics Research for NASA Award (2015)
  • IEEE Fellow (2014)
  • GE Gold Medallion Patent Award (2013)
  • GE Power Conversion Systems Technical Achievement Award (2010)
  • GE Chief Engineers Award (2008)
  • Hull Award, GE Global Research (2006)
  • National Academy of Engineers' Frontiers of Engineering Symposium (2005)
  • GE Power Systems Engineering Award (2002)
  • Allen B. Dumont Prize, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2000)

Courses Taught

  • ECE 330 - Power Ckts & Electromechanics
  • ECE 431 - Electric Machinery
  • ECE 445 - Senior Design Project Lab
  • ECE 598 - Electrical Machine Design
  • ECE 598 - Topics in Electromechanics