Chair of Power Electronics

Dr.-Ing. Hrishikesan Vadakkedath Madhavan

Phone: +49 431 / 880-6111


Academic CV

Since 2021  Post-doctoral researcher at the Chair of Power Electronics, Kiel, Germany.
2016 - 2021  

Ph.D in Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Assam, India.

2012 - 2014    M.Tech from National Institute of Technology Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India.
2007 - 2011  B.Tech from Government Engineering College Thrissur, Kerala, India.


Main Research:

  •  Application of Power Electronics in Power system and Power quality

  • Our research is focused on the design of high efficient and reliable PWM-based power converter architectures (single-cell, multi-cell, multilevel), their modelling and control to exploit commercial as well as new power semiconductor devices with minimum over design.
    We develop controllers for electric drives and we are particularly skilled in the integration of renewable energy systems into the electric grid.
    Please discover our expertise looking to our recent projects.

    HEART - The Highly Efficient And Reliable smart Transformer
    Further Research Projects