Keynote Speakers


Jung-Ik Ha



Jung-Ik Ha (Fellow, IEEE) received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea, in 1995, 1997, and 2001, respectively. From 2001 to 2002, he was a Researcher with YASKAWA Electric Corporation, Japan. From 2003 to 2008, he was with SAMSUNG Electronics, South Korea, as a Senior and Principal Engineer. From 2009 to 2010, he was the Chief Technology Officer with LS MECAPION, South Korea. Since 2010, he has been with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Seoul National University where he is currently a Professor. He is also with Seoul National University Electric Power Institute, Seoul. From 2016 to 2017, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA, USA, and the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Power Electronics, Springer. He is the vice president of the Korean Institute of Power Electronics and the director of inter-university collaborative research centers funded by SAMSUNG, LG, and Hyundai. He has authored more than 300 papers and patents published on power electronics and motor drives. His current research interests include circuits and control in high efficiency and integrated electric energy conversions for various industrial fields.