Thomas A. Lipo, distinguished IAS member and IEEE Life Fellow, passed away at age 82 on May 8, 2020, after a battle with cancer. He was internationally renowned as a leading authority in electric machine drive technology including innovative machine topologies, power electronics, and drive control algorithms.
Videos of keynote speeches and tutorials: There are videos available (viewable for free by anyone, downloadable free to members) on the website IEEE.tv about various conferences co-sponsored by the IPCSD department of IAS. These videos include keynote speeches in their entirety as well as some tutorials: Most notably from APEC (link), including APEC 2017, ITEC 2014 (link), as well as tutorials from ECCE (link).
As sound power radiates from a point source in free space, it is distributed over a spherical surface so that at any given point, there exists a certain sound power per unit area. This is designated as intensity, I, and is expressed in units of watts per square meter.
Dr. D. P. Chandima received B.Sc degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Moratuwa in Sri Lanka in 2001. He received MEng degree in Advanced Systems Control Engineering and PhD degree in Robotics and Intelligent Systems from Saga University, Japan in 2006 and in 2009 respectively. He is currently a senior lecturer attached to the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Moratuwa. His research interests include smart energy, power electronics and applications, electrical machined and drives, estimation theoretic mobile robot navigation algorithms, multi target tracking and data association. 1e1e36bf2d