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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 53 Citations 10,412 221 World Ranking 969 National Ranking 19

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Awards & Achievements

2006 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to supercapacitive energy storage techniques and asymmetrical multilevel inverters.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Voltage

Alfred Rufer mainly focuses on Electronic engineering, Electrical engineering, Voltage, Converters and Control theory. The concepts of his Electronic engineering study are interwoven with issues in Transformer, Forward converter, Pulse-width modulation, Power electronics and AC power. As part of his studies on Electrical engineering, Alfred Rufer often connects relevant subjects like Energy storage.

He interconnects Battery, Electricity generation and Renewable energy in the investigation of issues within Energy storage. Alfred Rufer has included themes like Topology and Optimal control in his Voltage study. His Control theory research focuses on subjects like Vector control, which are linked to Voltage source.

His most cited work include:

  • JOE: a mobile, inverted pendulum (640 citations)
  • Control of a hybrid asymmetric multi-level inverter for competitive medium-voltage industrial drives (309 citations)
  • A supercapacitor-based energy-storage system for elevators with soft commutated interface (256 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Alfred Rufer focuses on Electronic engineering, Electrical engineering, Energy storage, Voltage and Converters. His work deals with themes such as Transformer, Topology, Boost converter, Forward converter and Capacitor, which intersect with Electronic engineering. His Electrical engineering research incorporates themes from Charging station, Electric vehicle and Power density.

His Energy storage research incorporates elements of Automotive engineering, Efficient energy use and Compressed air. As a part of the same scientific family, Alfred Rufer mostly works in the field of Voltage, focusing on Control theory and, on occasion, AC power, Voltage source and Inverter. His Converters research includes themes of Vector control, Electronic circuit, Medium frequency and Three-phase.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Electronic engineering (46.43%)
  • Electrical engineering (38.57%)
  • Energy storage (28.21%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2020)?

  • Electronic engineering (46.43%)
  • Converters (22.50%)
  • Electrical engineering (38.57%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Electronic engineering, Converters, Electrical engineering, Energy storage and Control theory are his primary areas of study. His Electronic engineering study incorporates themes from Transformer, Forward converter, Capacitor, Voltage and Boost converter. His study looks at the relationship between Converters and topics such as Vector control, which overlap with Rotating reference frame, Voltage source and Decoupling.

His Electrical engineering research focuses on Electric vehicle and how it relates to Battery pack. His study in Energy storage is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Process engineering and Renewable energy. He focuses mostly in the field of Control theory, narrowing it down to matters related to AC power and, in some cases, Power factor and Three-phase.

Between 2012 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Analysis and Control of Modular Multilevel Converters With Integrated Battery Energy Storage (213 citations)
  • Isolated DC/DC Structure Based on Modular Multilevel Converter (194 citations)
  • A Modular Multiport Power Electronic Transformer With Integrated Split Battery Energy Storage for Versatile Ultrafast EV Charging Stations (124 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Capacitor

Alfred Rufer mainly focuses on Electronic engineering, Converters, Control theory, Electrical engineering and Forward converter. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Symmetrical components, Medium frequency and Capacitor. To a larger extent, Alfred Rufer studies Voltage with the aim of understanding Converters.

His work on Transfer function and Control theory as part of general Control theory research is frequently linked to Convex optimization, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science. The Electrical engineering study combines topics in areas such as Battery, Charging station and Energy storage. His work carried out in the field of Forward converter brings together such families of science as Charge pump and Topology.

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Best Publications

JOE: a mobile, inverted pendulum

F. Grasser;A. D'Arrigo;S. Colombi;A.C. Rufer.
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2002)

1077 Citations

Control of a hybrid asymmetric multi-level inverter for competitive medium-voltage industrial drives

M. Veenstra;A. Rufer.
ieee industry applications society annual meeting (2003)

466 Citations

A supercapacitor-based energy-storage system for elevators with soft commutated interface

A. Rufer;P. Barrade.
ieee industry applications society annual meeting (2001)

395 Citations

A DC hybrid circuit breaker with ultra-fast contact opening and integrated gate-commutated thyristors (IGCTs)

J.-M. Meyer;A. Rufer.
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery (2006)

365 Citations

JOE : A mobile, Inverted Pendulum

F. Grasser;A. D"Arrigo;S. Colombi;A. Rufer.
international conference on modelling identification and control (2001)

297 Citations

A supercapacitor-based energy storage substation for voltage compensation in weak transportation networks

A. Rufer;D. Hotellier;P. Barrade.
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery (2004)

291 Citations

Isolated DC/DC Structure Based on Modular Multilevel Converter

Stephan Kenzelmann;Alfred Rufer;Drazen Dujic;Francisco Canales.
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics (2015)

286 Citations

Analysis and Control of Modular Multilevel Converters With Integrated Battery Energy Storage

Michail Vasiladiotis;Alfred Rufer.
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics (2015)

273 Citations

Hybrid Energy Storage System Based on Compressed Air and Super-Capacitors with Maximum Efficiency Point Tracking (MEPT)

Sylvain Lemofouet;Alfred Rufer.
Ieej Transactions on Industry Applications (2006)

260 Citations

A Hybrid Energy Storage System Based on Compressed Air and Supercapacitors With Maximum Efficiency Point Tracking (MEPT)

S. Lemofouet;A. Rufer.
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2006)

257 Citations

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