Chris Edrington

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering

Chris S. Edrington (SM 2008) received his BS in Engineering from Arkansas State University in 1999 and his MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology in 2001 and 2004, respectively, where he was both a DoE GAANN and NSF IGERT Fellow. He currently is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering with the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering and is the lead for the Energy Conversion and Integration thrust for the Florida State University-Center for Advanced Power Systems. His research interests include modeling, simulation, and control of electromechanical drive systems; applied power electronics; distributed control; integration of renewable energy, storage, and pulse power loads. Dr. Edrington has published over 140 papers (including 2 IEEE Prize Awards), has graduated 27 MS students and 8 PhD students and has 6 patents with and an additional 8 patents pendin