CURENT Seminar Series
The Center hosts expert researchers and industry leaders on the last Friday of each month to present for the CURENT Seminar Series. Presentation topics will cover a broad range of power electronics and power systems engineering topics.
The CURENT Seminar Series is held at the University of Tennessee, and presentations can be streamed live or downloaded for future use.
Industry Seminars will resume in January 2015 during Spring Semester.
November 21, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Fran Li
October 31, 2014
Title: Future of the Grid
Presenter: Wanda Reder, Vice President, Power Systems Solutions, S&C Electric Company
September 26, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Mark Buckner, Power and Energy Systems Group Leader of Oak Ridge National Laboratory
September 4, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Mark O'Malley, Founder and Director of the Electricity Research Centre and Director of the University College Dublin Energy Institute
August 12, 2014
Presenter: Andres Carvallo, CEO & Founder, CMG Consulting, LLC
April 4, 2014
Presenter: Jacinda Woodward, Senior Vice President, TVA; Karen Forsten, Director, Renewable Integration, Operations & Planning, Electric Power Research Institute
March 28, 2014
Presenter: Fred Wang, Condra Chair of Excellence and Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Tennessee
Feb. 28, 2014
Presenter: Joe Gipson, Senior Operation Manager, Advanced Securities Initiatives Group (ASIG), Cisco Systems Inc.
Jan. 31, 2014
Presenter: Kai Sun, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Tennessee
Nov. 22, 2013
Presenter: Vikas Singvhi, Senior Engineer, Electric Power Research Institute
Nov. 1, 2013
Presenter: Leon Tolbert, EECS Department Head & Min H. Kao Professor, University of Tennessee
Sept. 27, 2013
Presenter: Aleksandar Dimitrovski, Power and Energy Systems Group Leader, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)