Photovoltaic Modeling and Simulation
Circuit and Control Design for Power Electronics
Power Electronics Systems Simulation and Hardware

Recent News and Events

Attended COMPEL 2017 in Stanford, CA, USA

Posted on 10 Jul 2017
Prof. Katherine Kim attended the IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics (COMPEL) 2017 in Stanford, CA, USA, on July 9-12, 2017. She was honored to gi

Attended IFEEC 2017-ECCE Asia in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Posted on 07 Jun 2017
Prof. Katherine Kim and graduate students Hyunji Lee and Kyoungjun Kwon attended IFEEC 2017-ECCE Asia in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on June 3-7, 2017. Hyunji Lee presented her re

Attended ICSET 2016 in Hanoi, Vietnam

Posted on 15 Nov 2016
Prof. Katherine Kim and graduate student Xuan Hung Mai attended the IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET) in Hanoi, Vietnam on November

Attended S2PC 2016 in Nagaoka, Japan

Posted on 16 Oct 2016
Prof. Katherine Kim and graduate student Kyoungjun Kwon attended the Symposium on Semiconductor Power Conversion (S2PC) in Nagaoka, Japan on October 14-16, 2016. Prof. Ka

Recent Journal Publications

Journal Publication: IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics

Posted on 01 Aug 2017
Xuan Hung Mai, Sang-Kyu Kwak, Jee-Hoon Jung, and Katherine A. Kim, “Comprehensive Electric-Thermal Photovoltaic Modeling for Power-Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation (

Journal Publication: CPSS Transactions on Power Electronics and Applications

Posted on 01 Jun 2017
Katherine A. Kim, Yu-Chen Liu, Ming-Cheng Chen, and Huang-Jen Chiu,“Opening the Box: Survey of High Power Density Inverter Techniques From the Little Box Challenge,” CPSS

Journal Publication: IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

Posted on 01 Mar 2017
Young-Tae Jeon, Hyunji Lee, Katherine A. Kim, and Joung-Hu Park, “Least Power Point Tracking Method for Photovoltaic Differential Power Processing Systems,” I

Journal Publication: IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

Posted on 01 Feb 2016
Katherine A. Kim, Gab-Su Seo, Bo-Hyung Cho and Philip T. Krein, “Photovoltaic Hot-Spot Detection for Solar Panel Substrings Using AC Parameter Characterization,R