Jaber Abu Qahouq

The University of Alabama, USA


Jaber Abu Qahouq received the B.S. degree (with first class honors) from Royal Scientific Society (RSS), Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT), Amman, Jordan, in 1998, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Central Florida (UCF), Orlando, FL, USA, in 2000 and 2003, respectively, all in electrical engineering and electronics. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA. He was with Intel Corporation from August 2005 to January 2008. From January 2004 to August 2005, he worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor and Instructor at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, UCF, and from January 2002 to December 2003, he was an Adjunct Faculty at UCF. He was a Research Assistant/Associate at the Florida Power Electronics Center, UCF, from 1999 to 2003. From 1998 to 1999, he was with the Royal Scientific Society (RSS), Amman. His research interests include high-frequency low-voltage high-current fast-transient dc-dc converters, soft-switching power conversion, digital and adaptive power control, platform power delivery and power management schemes, ac-dc converters, dc-ac inverters, renewable energy systems, power devices, and nanotechnology-based electronic devices. He is actively serving as a reviewer of several journal and conference publications, he chaired many conference sessions, and he severed as a technical program committee member of many IEEE conferences. He received the Division Recognition Award from the Systems Technology Lab, Corporate Technology Group, Intel Corporation in 2006, the IET Premium Award for best paper in 2009, the IEEE Outstanding Graduate Student Award in 2002, and the King of Jordan Royal Watch in 1998, among others. He has published many refereed journals and conference papers and holds several patents (thirteen US patents granted and many others pending as of September 2011). He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.

Biography Updated on 31 January 2013

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