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