Hamid A. Toliyat

Raytheon Endowed Professor

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Office: WEB 237C
Phone: 979.862.3034
Fax: 979.845.6259
Email: toliyat@tamu.edu

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Research Interests

  • Condition monitoring and fault diagnosis of electric machinery
  • Motors and generators, high speed, medium voltage, etc.
  • Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Auxiliary power generators

Awards & Honors

  • Patent and Innovation Award, Texas A&M University System Office of Technology Commercialization’s, 2016.
  • Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Industry Applications Society, 2014-2015.
  • IEEE Nikola Tesla Award, 2014.
  • Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society, 2012- 2014.
  • IEEE Fellow, 2007


  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, May 1991
  • MS, West Virginia University, May 1986
  • BS, Sharif University of Technology, Iran, May 1982

Selected Publications

1. M. Johnson, M. Gardner, and H.A. Toliyat, “Analysis and Development of an Axial Flux Magnetically Geared Generator, Proceedings of the ECCE’15, Montreal, Canada, Sept. 20-24, 2015. (Second Prize Paper Award by the IEEE IAS Electric Machines Technical Committee)

1. S. Choi, B. Akin, S. Kwak, and H.A. Toliyat, “A Compact Error Management Algorithm to Minimize False-Alarm Rate of Motor/Generator Faults in (Hybrid) Electric Vehicles, IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, Vol. 2, No. 3, Sep. 2014, pp. 618-626.

1. M. Amirabadi, H.A. Toliyat, and W. Alexander, “A Multi-Port ac Link PV Inverter with Reduced Size and Weight,” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications Society, Vol. 49, No. 5, Sep./Oct. 2013, pp. 2217-2228.

1. B. Akin, S. Choi, and H.A. Toliyat, “DSP Applications in Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles,” IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Vol. 29, No. 3, May 2012, pp. 133-136.

1. E. Levi, R. Bojoi, F. Profumo, H.A. Toliyat, and S. Williamson, “Multiphase Induction Motor Drives – A Technology Status Review, Invited Paper, Vol. 1, Issue 4, July 2007, pp. 489-516, IEE Proceedings on Electric Power Applications.