About the Author
Dr Peter J. Grbovic, HUAWEI Technologies, Munich, Germany Dr Grboviae is currently a Senior Expert in the area of power electronics and power conversion at HUAWEI Technologies, Europe Energy Competence Center. From September 2010 until August 2011 he was with General Electric Global Research in Munich. Before this he worked for five years at Schneider Toshiba Inverter Europe, Pacy-Sur-Eure, France as Power Electronics Group Expert. Prior to this he had experience in R&D with PDL Electronics Ltd., New Zealand, and consulting experience with CESET Italy. Dr Grboviae holds four US and European patents, nine patent applications, also five US patent applications in filing process. He is IEEE senior member of the Power Electronics and Industrial Electronics Society. His current research is on the application of advanced energy storage devices, active gate driving for high power IGBT s and JFET SiC, power converter topologies, advanced power semiconductor devices and control of power converters and semiconductor switches.