Luca Solero – Director
received the M.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’, Italy, in 1994. Since 1996 he has been with the Department of Engineering, University ROMA TRE where he currently is a Full Professor in charge of teaching courses in the fields of Power Electronics and Industrial Electric Applications. His current research interests include power electronic applications to electric and hybrid vehicles as well to distributed power and renewable energy generating units. He has authored or coauthored more than 140 technical published papers. Since 2016, he serves as Secretary the IEEE IAS Industrial Power Converter Committee IPCC. He serves as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transaction on Industry Applications. Prof. Solero is a member of the IEEE Industrial Electronics, IEEE Industry Applications, and IEEE Power Electronics Societies.
received the PhD degree in Electronic Engineering from University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’, Italy, in 2003. In 2004 he became Assistant Professor and in 2015 Associate Professor of Power Electronics and Electrical Drives with the Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’. In 2007 he was with the PEMC research group at the University of Nottingham (UK), collaborating on the UNIFLEX-PM European project. His research interests include design and control of power electronics converters, industrial drives and future electricity networks. He has published over 90 papers in international journals and conferences. He is currently serving as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transaction on Industry Applications.
received his M.Eng. degree and the Ph.D degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’, Rome, Italy, in 1982 and 1987, respectively. From 1989 to 1998, he was with the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ as the Director of the Electrical Machines and Drives Laboratory. In 1998, he joined the newly established University ROMA TRE, Rome, Italy, where he is currently a Full Professor of Power Electronics, Electrical Machines and Drives in the Department of Engineering. His research interests include newly conceived permanent-magnet machines and novel topologies of power electronic converter for emerging applications such as electric and hybrid vehicles and electric energy systems for distributed generation and storage.
Prof. Crescimbini served as a member of the Executive Board of the IEEE Industry Applications Society (IAS) from 2001 to 2004. In 2000, he served as Cochairman of the IEEE-IAS ìWorld Conference on Industrial Applications of Electric Energy,î and in 2010, he served as Cochairman of the 2010 International Conference on Electrical Machines (ICEM). He was a recipient of awards from the IEEE-IAS Electric Machines Committee, including the Third Prize Paper in 2000 and the First Prize Paper in 2004.