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D-Index & Metrics 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.

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 43 Citations 9,124 357 World Ranking 2350 National Ranking 23

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Awards & Achievements

2005 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to power electronics integration and conversion technology.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Voltage

Jan Abraham Ferreira mainly focuses on Electrical engineering, Wind power, Electronic engineering, Automotive engineering and Converters. His Power electronics, Heat sink, Electromagnetic interference and Distributed generation study in the realm of Electrical engineering connects with subjects such as JFET. His research integrates issues of Marine engineering, Turbine, Grid energy storage and Torque in his study of Wind power.

His Electronic engineering research includes themes of Electronic circuit, Charge pump, Power semiconductor device, Smart grid and Power module. His research investigates the connection between Automotive engineering and topics such as Generator that intersect with issues in Clutch, Continuously variable transmission, Yoke, Concentric and Asynchronous machines. His Converters research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Electronic component, Modulation, Point and Forward converter.

His most cited work include:

  • Wind turbines emulating inertia and supporting primary frequency control (813 citations)
  • Trends in Wind Turbine Generator Systems (301 citations)
  • The Multilevel Modular DC Converter (245 citations)

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

Jan Abraham Ferreira focuses on Electrical engineering, Electronic engineering, Converters, Control theory and Electromagnetic coil. As a part of the same scientific family, Jan Abraham Ferreira mostly works in the field of Electrical engineering, focusing on Power density and, on occasion, Power module. His work deals with themes such as Electronic component, Topology, Boost converter, Forward converter and Capacitor, which intersect with Electronic engineering.

Jan Abraham Ferreira has included themes like Inductor and Printed circuit board in his Converters study. His Control theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Torque ripple, Wind power and AC power. His Electromagnetic coil research incorporates elements of Finite element method and Inductance.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Electrical engineering (45.74%)
  • Electronic engineering (36.36%)
  • Converters (15.06%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2020)?

  • Electrical engineering (45.74%)
  • Electronic engineering (36.36%)
  • Electromagnetic coil (13.07%)

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

His primary areas of study are Electrical engineering, Electronic engineering, Electromagnetic coil, Turbine and High voltage. His study in Electronic engineering is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Voltage regulation, Capacitor, Grid, Maximum power transfer theorem and Boost converter. His studies deal with areas such as Torque, Control theory, Control engineering, Stator and Rotor as well as Electromagnetic coil.

His studies in Control theory integrate themes in fields like Harmonics, Finite element method and Reliability. His Turbine study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Wind power, Automotive engineering and Converters. His Wind power study incorporates themes from Generator, Superconducting electric machine and Topology.

Between 2015 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Brushless doubly-fed induction machines for wind turbines: developments and research challenges (34 citations)
  • Multi-objective optimisation of a 1-kW wireless IPT systems for charging of electric vehicles (17 citations)
  • Modeling and Optimization of Brushless Doubly-Fed Induction Machines Using Computationally Efficient Finite-Element Analysis (15 citations)

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Best Publications

Wind turbines emulating inertia and supporting primary frequency control

J. Morren;S.W.H. de Haan;W.L. Kling;J.A. Ferreira.
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2006)

1272 Citations

Trends in Wind Turbine Generator Systems

Henk Polinder;Jan Abraham Ferreira;Bogi Bech Jensen;Asger B. Abrahamsen.
IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics (2013)

524 Citations

The Multilevel Modular DC Converter

J. A. Ferreira.
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics (2013)

398 Citations

Operation of Grid-Connected DFIG Under Unbalanced Grid Voltage Condition

Yi Zhou;P. Bauer;J.A. Ferreira;J. Pierik.
IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion (2009)

332 Citations

On the Speed Limits of Permanent-Magnet Machines

A. Borisavljevic;H. Polinder;J.A. Ferreira.
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2010)

251 Citations

The electric variable transmission

M.J. Hoeijmakers;J.A. Ferreira.
IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications (2006)

242 Citations

Comparison of generator topologies for direct-drive wind turbines

M R Dubois;H Polinder;J A Ferreira.
(2000)

215 Citations

Improving SiC JFET Switching Behavior Under Influence of Circuit Parasitics

Ivan Josifovic;Jelena Popovic-Gerber;Jan Abraham Ferreira.
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics (2012)

214 Citations

The future of electronic power processing and conversion

F. Blaabjerg;A. Consoli;J.A. Ferreira;J.D. van Wyk.
IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications (2005)

203 Citations

Optimal energy management strategy and system sizing method for stand-alone photovoltaic-hydrogen systems

Keliang Zhou;Keliang Zhou;J.A. Ferreira;S.W.H. de Haan.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2008)

200 Citations

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