Two IES members are among recipients of the IEEE Medal this year!
IEEE IES member Frede Blaabjerg receives one of IEEE’s highest awards―the 2020 IEEE Edison Medal “For contributions to and leadership in power electronics, developing a sustainable society.”
The 2020 IEEE Edison Medal is given for a career of meritorious achievement in electrical science, electrical engineering or the electrical arts, sponsored by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
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IEEE IES member Rik W. De Doncker wins the 2020 IEEE Medal in Power Engineering “For contributions to high-power and energy-conversion technologies.”
The 2020 IEEE Medal in Power Engineering is given for outstanding contributions to the technology associated with the generation, transmission, distribution, application, and utilization of electric power for the betterment of society, sponsored by the IEEE Industry Applications, Industrial Electronics, Power Electronics, and Power & Energy Societies.