Applied Power Electronics Conference

The IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) is the premiere conference for both researchers and practitioners in the power electronics field. It is jointly sponsored by PELS, IAS, and the Power Sources Manufacturers Association (PSMA). Dr. Kimball has been active in APEC since 2008, starting as publications chair, and later serving as a track chair. … Read more

Industry Applications Society

Since 2013, Dr. Kimball has served as the chairperson of the IAS Chapter of the St. Louis Section. The chapter has two technical meetings annually, held on the Missouri S&T campus in conjunction with the Rolla Sub-Section. If you would like to participate, either as a presenter or attendee, please contact Dr. Kimball.

The Solar Endowment

This project is sponsored by the US Department of Energy, as a subcontract via the Midwest Renewable Energy Association. The vision of this overall project (including other universities and organizations) is to construct solar energy projects on university campuses using innovative funding mechanisms.

P3: Selective Source AC/DC Power Supply

This project was supported by the US Environmental Protection Agency through grant SU836040 as part of their “People, Prosperity and the Planet” program ( The goal was to design a power conversion system that would support both ac and dc loads from either solar power or the grid. The topology eliminates one power conversion in most … Read more