Prof Alan Mantooth
The Twenty-First Century Research Leadership Chair in Engineering, University of Arkansas, USA
President, IEEE Power Electronics Society
Dr Alan Mantooth received the B.S. (summa cum laude) and M. S. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Arkansas in 1985 and 1986, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1990. Dr Mantooth helped establish the National Center for Reliable Electric Power Transmission (NCREPT) at the UA in 2005, for which he serves as director. Dr Mantooth has published over 200 refereed articles on modeling and IC design. He holds patents on software architecture and algorithms for modeling tools and has others pending. He is co-author of three books and has served on several technical program committees for IEEE conferences. He is currently serving the profession as President for the IEEE Power Electronics Society (2017-2018). Dr Mantooth is a Fellow of IEEE, a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu, and registered professional engineer in Arkansas.