Head of the research group "Industrial Electronics and Drives"
|Education||PhD - Electrical Engineering|
Dr. Philippe Barrade was born in Cahors, France, on March 12, 1968. In 1997, he received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from INP, Toulouse, France. In 1998, he was working at SAFT, in the field of power electronics and energy management for UPS applications. From 1999 to 2014, he was First Assistant, Lecturer at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland. Since 2015, he is Professor at HES-SO Valais-Wallis in Sion, Switzerland. His main research fields are power electronics applications, energy management and storage, including multiphysics finite element analysis. In 2011, He was co-chair of the EMR’11 Summer School at EPF Lausanne, and lecturer at EMR’09, EMR’12, EMR13 and EMR’15.