The Department of Energy has issued a press release regarding their latest awards for vehicle research. Missouri S&T is the prime recipient, led by Jonathan Kimball, for a project targeting extreme fast charging of electric vehicles. The goal is to support EV charging stations that resemble today’s gas stations: pull in, recharge in ten minutes … Read more
Effective September 1, 2018, Jonathan Kimball has been promoted to Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
A previous post mentioned the IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference in Tampa using the future tense. Dr. Kimball was general chair of APEC in Tampa in 2017. The conference was a tremendous success! Revenue was near budget; surplus was a record high; and all facets of the program were rated highly by the attendees. The … Read more
Verde GSE manufactures ground-support equipment for aircraft, specifically, pre-conditioned air (PCA). An affiliated company, Power Technology Industries, is developing power GSE, to provide 400 Hz, 200/115 V power to aircraft. KPE has been collaborating with PTI since 2014 to provide advanced technology for their commercial development.