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Famouri, Parviz

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AERB 362

Professor - Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering; Associate Chair for Research & Graduate Studies - Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Kentucky, May 1990 
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Kentucky, May 1986 
B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Kentucky, August 1982 
B.S., Applied Mathematics, Kentucky State University, May 1981

Dr. Famouri is the author of over 70 papers in the fields of electromechanics and applied control. His primary interests include design, analysis, modeling and control of electric machines, electric and hybrid electric vehicles, and MEMs. He has served as Principle Investigator on projects for NSF, DOD and NASA and has been involved with projects funded by Electric Power Research Institute and electric utilities. He is an active member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) professional organization.

Research Focus Areas

Power Engineering

Research Interests

Applied Nonlinear Control

Teaching Interests

Power Electronics
Applied Nonlinear Control

Special Interests

Persian Poetry

Professional Societies