• New project: High-Efficiency Ultra-High Density Power Converters, a project sponsored by Lockheed Martin.

  • New project: Multi-Level Power Conversion, a project sponsored by Advanced Energy. Here is the collaboration announcement

  • New project: High-Frequency Digitally Controlled Monolithic Power Converters, a project sponsored by Dialog Semiconductor


  • New project: we are on a team with U of Washington (lead), NREL, and Wolfspeed in a 3-year project sponsored by DOE Solar Energy Technology Office to develop Modular Wide-bandgap String Inverters for Low-cost Medium-voltage Transformerless PV Systems.

  • New project: we are leading a team (with Toyota, Wolfspeed, and NREL) in a 3-year project sponsored by the ARPA-E CIRCUITS program. The project is focused on High-Voltage High-Reliability Scalable Architecture for EV Power Electronics.


  • Prof. Maksimovic received a 2012-2013 Boulder Faculty Assembly Award for Excellence in Teaching

  • Prof. Maksimovic received the 2012 College of Engineering and Applied Science Charles Hutchinson Memorial Teaching Award.

  • In collaboration with UCCS, we started Innovative Drivetrains in Electric Automotive Technology Education (IDEATE) center sponsored by the DOE GATE program