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Jian Sun
Associate Professor


Department Affiliation:
Department of Electrical, Computer, & Systems Engineering

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Paderborn , Paderborn, Germany, 1995
MS in Electrical Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics , China, 1989
BS in Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics , China, 1984


  • Power electronics and electric energy conversion. Specific research interests include
  • High-frequency electric power conversion including dc-dc, ac-dc with power factor correction, and dc-ac
  • High-frequency magnetic components and integration
  • Power electronic circuits and systems modeling, analysis, and control
  • Power management for mobile and portable devices
  • Power electronics applications in computers, communications, aerospace, and energy systems


Contact Information:
Jian Sun
Jonsson Engineering Center – Room 5009
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
110 8th Street
Troy, N.Y. 12180 USA
Phone: (518) 276-8297
Fax: (518) 276-6226
jsun at rpi dot edu


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