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Personal profile

Personal Statement

I joined the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering in 2011, and am a member of the Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Conversion (PEDEC) research group.  My research is based around power converters, with a focus on high-power applications.  My teaching encompasses power electronics, electrical machines and drives.

Research Interests

Current research interests include modelling and control of power converters for HVDC applications.

Teaching Interests

My main contribution to teaching is in the areas of electrical machines, drives and control.  I deliver lecture series at 4th year, 5th year and MSc levels:

  • EE466/EE966  Power Electronics, Machines & Applications
  • EE575/EE975  Power Electronics for Energy and Drive Control

I also lecture on the subject of electrical machines to 1st year PhD students in the Strathclyde Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Wind Energy.

I supervise individual and group projects at 3rd year, 4th year, 5the year and MSc levels.

Academic / Professional qualifications

BEng (1st Class Honours) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

PhD Thesis: 'Online Tests for Parameter Identification in Squirrel Cage Induction Machines'

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Research Output

Assessment of grid-connected wind turbines with an inertia response by considering internal dynamics

Henderson, C., Vozikis, D., Holliday, D., Bian, X. & Egea-Álvarez, A., 26 Feb 2020, In : Energies. 13, 5, 28 p., 1038.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    13 Downloads (Pure)
    Open Access
  • 10 Downloads (Pure)


    Prize Paper Award: First Prize

    Holliday, Derrick (Recipient), Oct 2011

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    UKRI (External organisation)

    Derrick Holliday (Advisor)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of board

    External Examiner: PhD

    Derrick Holliday (Examiner)

    28 Jun 2019

    Activity: Examination typesExamination