• Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Raytheon Professor
Hamid A. Toliyat

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison – 1991
  • M.S., West Virginia University – 1986
  • B.S., Sharif University of Technology – 1982

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

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.