Awards and Honors

  1. Patent and Innovation Award, Texas A&M University System Office of Technology Commercialization’s, 2016.
  2. IEEE Nikola Tesla Field Award, For outstanding contributions to the design, analysis and control of fault-tolerant multiphase electric machines, IEEE, $10000.0 prize award, 2014.TeslaAward
  3. Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Industry Applications Society, 2014-2015.
  4. Guest Co-Editor, IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, Special Issue on Advanced Control of Electric Motor Drives, December 2013.
  5. Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society, July 1, 2012- June 31, 2014.
  6. IEEE Fellow Committee, IEEE Industry Applications Society, Oct. 2010-present.
  7. Best Paper Second Prize Award, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Electrical Machine Technical Committee, IECON 2008.
  8. Raytheon Endowed Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2008.
  9. IEEE Fellow for “Contributions to the Design, Analysis and Control of Multi-Phase Fault Tolerant Electric Machines”, 2007.
  10. IEEE Industry Applications Society Executive Board, Member, Jan. 2008- Dec. 2009.
  11. Prize Paper Award, IEEE Power Engineering Society (PES), 2007.
  12. Prize Paper Award, IEEE Power Engineering Electric Machinery Committee, 2007.
  13. Patent and Innovation Award, Texas A&M University System Office of Technology Commercialization’s, 2007.
  14. TEES Fellow Award, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), $5000.0 prize award, Fall 2006.
  15. Third Prize Transactions Paper Award, IEEE Industry Applications Society, 2006.
  16. Professional Engineer, State of Texas, P.E. # 97974.
  17. Chair, Industrial Power Conversion Systems Department of IEEE Industry Applications Society, 2008-2010.
  18. Outstanding Professor Award, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, $5000.0 prize award, Fall 2005.
  19. Cyrill Veinott Electromechanical Energy Conversion Award, IEEE Power Engineering Society, $5000 prize award, 2004.
  20. General Chair, International Electric Machines and Drives Conference (IEEE-IEMDC’05), May 15-18, 2005, San Antonio, Texas.
  21. TEES Fellow Award, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), $5000.0 prize award, Fall 2004.
  22. Listed in Marquis Who’s Who is the World, 24th Edition, 2007.
  23. Editor, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2001-2010.
  24. Distinguished Achievement Award, in recognition of distinguished achievements in teaching, Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University, Fall 2003, $2000 prize award.
  25. Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics.
  26. D. Brockett Professorship Award, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), $4000.0 prize award, 2002-2003.
  27. Appeared on People’s Agenda talk show of KERA 90.1 Dallas/Fort Worth/Denton on “Fuel Cell Research and other Aspects of Automotive Research,” January 7, 2003, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM.
  28. Member of Editorial Board, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Electric Power Applications, United Kingdom, Sep. 2007 – Dec. 2013.
  29. Member of Editorial Board, Electric Power Components and Systems Journal.
  30. Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Electrical Engineering – Romania.
  31. Schlumberger Foundation Technical Awards, $25,000 prize award, April 2001.
  32. Eugene E. Webb’43 Faculty Fellow Award, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), , $5000.0 prize award, for “Overall contribution to the Engineering Program including classroom instruction, scholarly activities and professional service”, 2000-2001.
  33. Select Young Investigator Award, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), $5000.0 stipend, 1999.
  34. Schlumberger Foundation Technical Awards, $30,000.0 prize award, April 2000.
  35. Space Act Award by NASA Inventions and Contributions Board, $250.0 prize award, April 1999.
  36. Prize Paper Award, Electric Machinery Committee of the IEEE Power Engineering Society, Best Transactions paper, 1996.
  37. Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in American Education, 6th Edition.
  38. Member of ASEE, Nov. 1999.
  39. Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 5th Edition.
  40. Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 4th Edition.