Professor, Director of Electric Power Institute

Phone: 805-756-2318
E-mail: taufik@calpoly.edu
Office: 20-203
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Dr. Taufik was born and raised in Jakarta, Indonesia, where he graduated the Valedictorian of his High School in Jakarta. He received his BS in Electrical Engineering with minor in Computer Science from Northern Arizona University (Cum Laude), MS in Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois Chicago, and Doctor of Engineering from Cleveland State University. He joined the Electrical Engineering department at Cal Poly State University in 1999 where he is currently a tenured Full Professor. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and has done consulting work and has been employed by several companies including Capstone Microturbine, Rockwell Automation (Allen-Bradley), Picker International, San Diego Gas & Electric, APD Semiconductor, Diodes Inc., Partoe Inc., Enerpro, Renewable Power Conversion and Sempra Energy.


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Teaching and Research Interests

Power Electronics, Power Converter Design (DC-DC Converter, Power Supply Design, Inverters)
Applications of Power Electronics in Power Systems, Smart Grid, Renewables, Energy Harvesting
Power Systems and Power Electronics Modeling in PSCAD, and RSCAD/RTDS
Circuit Analysis and Control Systems