The winner of the Best Poster Award 2017 sponsored by ANAE and ECPE is Luis G. Alves Rodrigues, Brazil.
Luis G. Alves Rodrigues was born in Guaratingueta, Brazil, in 1991. He received the B. Sc. degree in electrical engineering from both the São Paulo State University (UNESP), Ilha Solteira, Brazil, and the Ecole Nationale Superieure d’Electronique, d’Electrotechnique, d’Informatique, d’Hydraulique et de Telecommunications (ENSEEIHT), Toulouse, France, in 2014 and 2015, respectively. He is currently working towards his Ph.D at the National Institute of Solar Energy (CEA/INES) and the Grenoble Electrical Engineering Laboratory (G2Elab) in France. His research interests include power electronics for renewable energy sources, DC-AC converters and wide band-gap devices.
The title of his Paper is 'Design and characterization of high-power (S>250kVA) SiC-based current source inverter for photovoltaic applications'.