Ismail H. Altas0000-0001-9298-4091
Ismail H. Altas was born in Ispir, Turkey. He received his B.S.E degree in electrical engineering from Yildiz University, Istanbul, Turkey and M.S.E degree from Karadeniz Technical University (KTU), Trabzon, Turkey, in 1985 and 1988, respectively. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of New Brunswick, NB, Canada, in 1993. He currently serves as a Full-Time Professor in the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department at KTU. He was awarded as the best outstanding faculty member in engineering for the year 1997 at KTU. He is a Senior Member of IEEE Power Engineering, Systems Man and Cybernetics, Control Systems, Power Electronics, Industrial Electronics, and Computational Intelligence Societies. He has also been a Member of the Chamber of Electrical Engineers in Turkey. Professor Altas works on intelligent control of power systems, utilization of renewable energy (wind, solar, and wave), flexible AC transmission systems, and smart grids.
Biography Updated on 5 December 2014