Kiruba Sivasubramaniam Haran

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Kiruba Sivasubramaniam Haran
Kiruba Sivasubramaniam Haran
Associate Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
4048 ECE Building
306 North Wright Street
Urbana Illinois 61801

Primary Research Area

  • Power and Energy Systems - Electrical machines and drive systems

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  • Ph.D., Electric Power Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2000)
  • B.Sc., Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria (1994)

Research Interests

  • Electric transportation - air, marine, rail, road
  • Wind - offshore turbines, direct-drives
  • Oil & gas electrical equipment - ESP's, subsea
  • Applied superconductivity - motors, generators, MRI magnets
  • Monitoring and diagnostics with electrical signatures

Research Areas


  • IEEE Fellow (2014)
  • Hull Award, GE Global Research (2006)
  • GE Power Systems Engineering Award (2002)
  • Allen B. Dumont Prize, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2000)

Courses Taught