Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS)

Joe H. Chow

Professor
Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Web simulator
Voltage-sourced
Voltage stability analysis
Voltage and power dispatch
UPFC
Sensitivity analysis
Rated-capacity operation
Loadflow models
IPFC
GUPFC
FACTS controllers
EPRI
Dynamic models
Dispatch strategies
Damping control
CSC
Converter based
Computational tools

Johnson Samuel

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Micro-manufacturing Processes: Micro-milling/drilling, Micro-EDM and Micro-ECM
Biomedical manufacturing: Patient-specific bone surgery, Carie removal, surgeon training
Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing): Fiber-reinforced soft composites, Surgeon training phantoms
Electrospinning: Multi-material fibers, yarns, coatings and textiles
Engineering education

Theodorian Borca-Tasciuc

Professor and Associate Head of Graduate Studies
Mechanical Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Thermal and Thermoelectric Metrology
Solid-State Thermoelectric Energy Conversion
Interface and Composite Materials Conductance
Heat Conduction Fundamentals
Advanced Manufacturing of Thermoelectric Devices
Solid-State Heat Pump Systems
Solid-State Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting Systems
Thermal Energy Storage Composites and Systems