Bob is an electrical engineer in the Applied Engineering Group, focused on microgrid projects incorporating renewable energy, generators, energy storage, and controls operating in grid-tied and isolated modes. Previously, Bob worked at Intelligent Power & Energy Research Corporation, a subsidiary of S&C Electric, where he provided technical support on proposals and active projects for fixed installation and tactical microgrid programs. Bob also worked for the U.S. Army Research Laboratory on power electronics design, electrical vehicle components, and microgrid components.
Inverter and generator control
M.S. Systems Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2004
B.S. Electrical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2002
"Tactical Vehicle to Grid and Vehicle to Vehicle Demonstration," NDIA Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium (2016)
"Development of a Compact 2-kW, 28- to 600-V DC-DC Battery Charger," Government Microcircuit Applications & Critical Technology Conference (2013)
"Application Study of the Benefits for Using Silicon-Carbide Versus Silicon in Power Modules," Twenty-Seventh Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC (2012)
"Operational Energy Base Camp Studies," ERDEC/CERL Technical Report TR-12-2 (2012)