The first place prize paper award for 2020 in the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. The journal is one of the most impactful journals in the area of power electronics.
They will be presented with this award at the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, to be held October 10-14, 2021 in Vancouver, Canada. Being selected for this award is a high honor and a tribute to the fine research quality, presentation, and potential impact that the research has on the field.
The paper entitled "Mission Profile-based System-level Reliability Prediction Method for Modular Multilevel Converters" was selected out of 1,148 papers published and some 13,000 papers that were submitted to the journal. The selection process for this prize paper was rigorous and went through multiple review levels and votes before the paper was selected for the award.