prof.dr.ir. (H.J.) Henk Jan Bergveld

Prof.dr.ir. Henk Jan Bergveld was born in Enschede, the Netherlands, in 1970.

He received his M.Sc. degree (cum laude) and his Ph.D. degree (cum laude) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Twente, Enschede, in 1994 and 2001, respectively.

Bergveld Career

Prof.dr.ir. Bergveld joined Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, in 1994.

His research interest was modeling of rechargeable batteries to design better battery management systems.

This work resulted in his Ph.D. degree and the book Battery Management Systems – Design by modeling (Boston, MA: Kluwer, 2002).

He is currently:

  • Principal Scientist and team leader power management in the Central Research and Development Department of NXP Semiconductors in Eindhoven
  • And part-time professor in the field of “Embedded Control in Energy Management” at Eindhoven University of Technology.

His main research interests include electronics for PhotoVoltaic systems, DC/DC converters, battery management systems for electrical vehicles and class-D amplifiers.

Research Group :

electronics for PhotoVoltaic systems, DC/DC converters, battery management systems for electrical vehicles and class-D amplifiers

Specialisatie :

Smart Grids: Distribution (Medium/Low Voltage)
Electric Vehicles: Dynamic Charging (Grid Integration)
Power electronics components and systems
Distributed Energy Resources: Storage

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