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Completed MSc Theses

  • Enes Ayaz, Concurrent Operation of Wireless Power Transfer Based Contactless Slip Ring and Motor Drive System With a Single Converter, 2022
  • Furkan Tokgöz, Analytical Modelling and Multi-objective Optimization of Axial-flux Permanent Magnet Machine With Various PCB Stators and Development of a GaN Switched Integrated Motor Drive PCB Motor, 2022
  • Hakan Saraç, Fault Tolerant Control of a Dual Three-Phase Electrical Machine with Predictive Current Control and Reduced Computation Burden, 2022
  • Nail Tosun, Investigation of Velocity Skin Effect of Convex Railgun Structure With 3D Moving Mesh, 2021
  • Göksenin Hande Bayazıt, Design and Optimization of a Multiphase Fault Tolerant Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machine, 2021
  • Hakan Polat, 1kW contactless slip ring design using series-series resonant converter topology, PDF, 2021
  • Furkan Karakaya, Characterization of GaN Transistors and Development of Bi-directional DC/DC Converter With Half-Bridge Having Short Circuit Protection for Parallel Switches, PDF, 2020
  • Gökhan Çakal, Design and Implementation of Coreless Axial Flux Permanent Magnet Motor With Printed Circuit Board Windings, 2020
  • Lütfi Boyacı, Proton Irradiation and Gamma Ray Irradiation Testing Studies on the Commercial Grade GaNFETs to Investigate their Characteristics under the Space Radiation Environment, PDF, 2019
  • Aykut Demirel, Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis of Electrical Motor Drive Systems, PDF, 2019
  • Mehmet Kaan Mutlu, Limited-jerk Sinusoidal Trajectory Design for Field Oriented Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor With H-infinity Optimal Controller, PDF, 2019
  • Hakan Temiz, Grid Impedance Estimation Based Adaptive Controller Design for Back-to-Back Wind Turbine Power Converters for Stable Operation in Distorted and Weak Grid, PDF , 2019
  • Erencan Duymaz, Investigation of Inertial Support Limits in Wind Turbines and the Effects in the Power System Stability, PDF, 2019
  • Aysel Akgemci, Hybrid Excited Synchrnous Generator Design and Comparison of Direct Drive Wind Turbines, pdf version, 2019
  • Doğa Ceylan, Electromagnetic Simulation and Optimization of an Electromagnetic Launcher, PDF, 2018
  • Mert Bildirici, Reducing the Cost of Electric Transmission and Distribution Systems with Wind Generation by Means of Energy Storage and Demand Side Management, PDF, 2018
  • Aydın Başkaya, Design of a Modular, Axial-flux Direct Drive Permanent Magnet Generator For Wind Turbines, PDF, 2018
  • Melih Var, Improvement of the Electric Field Distribution in the Medium Voltage Gas Insulated Inductive Voltage Transformer, PDF, 2017
  • Öztürk Şahin Alemdar, Design and Implementation of an Unregulated DC/DC Transformer Module Using LLC Resonant Converter, MSc Thesis, PDF, 2016.
  • Mario Recio Lara, Development of a mobile phone application to detect speed and faults of electrical machines, MSc Thesis, University of Edinburgh, 2013.
  • Marzia Akbari, Comparison and control of power take-off systems for combined wind/wave energy platforms, MSc Thesis, University of Edinburgh, 2013.

Completed PhD Theses

  • Hüseyin Yürük, Investigation of Parallel Connected GaN E-HEMT VSI-Based Servo Drives, 2022
  • İlker Şahin, Model Predictive Control Strategies for Power Electronic Converters and AC Drives, 2021
  • Mehmet Özcan, Optimum Bidding Strategy for Renewable Energy Generation With Storage in Turkey’s Day Ahead Market, 2021

Ongoing PhD Theses

  • Mohammad Mokhtare, Design and Control of Agricultural Microgrid Cluster
  • Öztürk Şahin Alemdar, TBD

Ongoing MSc Theses

  • Ogün Altun, Design of a 3-level SiC Boost Converter for a Grid Connected PV String Inverter
  • Görkem Gülletutan, Lamination Modeling for the Analysis of Electromagnetic Launchers
  • Yunus Çay, Partial Power Transfer Converter Design and Implementation for Solar Power System
  • M. Samet Yakut, TBD
  • A. Halis Sabırlı, TBD