Department of

Electrical Engineering

Serving society through excellence in education, research, scholarship, and public outreach

Jeffrey Mayer

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

209G Electrical Engineering West

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-0242

E-mail: mayer_at_ee_dot_psu_dot_edu

Research Area: Power Systems

Research Group: Power Electronics Lab

Dr. Mayer joined Penn State in 1991. He is also affiliated with the Fluid Dynamics Department of the Applied Research Laboratory at Penn State. Dr. Mayer's research and teaching interests are in the related areas of power electronics, electric machinery, and power system dynamics. His research in these areas has been supported through grants from the Office of Naval Research, the Naval Surfaces Warfare Center, and the National Science Foundation.


Ph.D. Purdue University, Electrical Engineering
M.S. Purdue University, Electrical Engineering
B.S. Purdue University, Electrical Engineering


Power systems dynamics, electrical machinery, drive systems, energy conversion and controls.

Selected Publications and Patents

Link here to selected publications and patents

Honors and Awards

Penn State Engineering Society Award for Outstanding Teaching - 1996
Department Head’s Award for Outstanding Teaching - 1995