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Prof Mike Barnes - personal details

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Prof Mike Barnes

Role: Professor

Tel: 0161 306-4798

Location: Sackville Street Building-A13B
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




Mike Barnes is a Professor  in the Power Conversion group in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He received the BEng and PhD degrees from the University of Warwick, Coventry, UK in 1993 and 1998 respectively, where he was also a research associate and then lecturer. He joined the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST, now the University of Manchester) in 1997 as a lecturer in power electronics, and has developed research interests in High Voltage DC Transmission, Offshore Wind Energy and Flexible AC Transmission Systems. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion.



BEng (Warwick), PhD(Warwick), MIET, SMIEEE, FHEA