Power Electronics for Modern Power Systems Course

November 15, 2023 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/New York Timezone

IEEE PES BOSTON CHAPTER SHORT COURSE:  Power Electronics for Modern Power Systems

The Boston Chapter of the IEEE Power and Energy Society is conducting a 6-hour course on Power Electronics for Modern Power systems.

Location: Online    

Live Meeting via WebEx will be provided.

This course offers 0.6 CEUs or 6 PDH credits.


Session Date & time Speaker Topic
1 Wed, Nov. 8, 2023


Prof. Ali Bazzi,

University of Connecticut

Bi-directional AC/DC Topologies from Microgrids to HVDC Applications
2 Wed, Nov. 15, 2023


Dr. Weiqiang Chen,
Soft-switching inverters in power systems
3 Wed, Nov. 29, 2023


Dr. Zhe Zhang,


DC fast charging converters and their penetration in modern AC grids


For on-line registration please use the link below:

Power Electronics for Modern Power Systems Tickets, Wed, Nov 8, 2023, at 6:00 PM | Eventbrite 

PES Members: $120 + online registration fee

PES Members (requesting CEUs†): $125 + online registration fee

Non-PES Members: $150 + online registration fee

Non-PES Members (requesting CEUs): $155 + online registration fee

Full-time college students*: $50 + online registration fee

Full-time college students (requesting CEUs†): $55 + online registration fee

* Students who have four tickets to redeem should not register using the link. They should contact Arshiah Mirza (details given below). Also, student registration is for full time students only. Evidence of full time status must be sent to the below contact before attending course.

† Participants requesting CEUs for this course need to pay the additional $5 fee as IEEE will be charging PES Boston Chapter $5/certificate for certificates awarding CEUs or PDHs.

Participants can also register by mailing checks to IEEE PES Boston Chapter. Please make checks payable to “IEEE PES BOSTON CHAPTER”. For instructions on how mail or deliver the checks please contact Arshiah Mirza at arshiah.mirza@ieee.org