Peter B. Idowu, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies, Graduate Studies
Professor of Electrical Engineering, School of Science, Engineering and Technology
Office Phone
C114 OLMSTED BLDG
PENN STATE HBG
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057
Research Interests

Analysis of electrical power systems,

Power system control (adaptive, fuzzy, ANN)

Modeling of electric machine systems

Computer modeling and simulation of electric power systems

Digital learning games

Adaptive control of electrical machine systems

Engineering laboratory systems, Smart Grid Test-beds

Induction Motor signature analysis

Battery storage SOC/SOH

Publications

Idowu, P., Okoh, K., Huynh, C., Kang, K., Bonsall, S., (2014). "Development of a power systems protection laboratory through university-industry partnership," International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education (IJEEE). V51. [In print].

Omer, M., Idowu, P. (2011), "A platform-independent learning tool for power system analysis concepts," International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education (IJEEE). v48, n 4, p 423-433, Oct. 2011.

Idowu, P., Atiyeh, J., Schmitt, E., Morales, A. W. (2010). "A MATLAB tool for introducing basics of induction motor current signature (IMCS) analysis," International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education (IJEEE), v 47, n 1, p 1-10, Jan. 2010.

Schmitt, E., Idowu, P., Morales, A. W., (2010). "Applications of Wavelets in Induction Machine Fault Detection," Ingeniare. Chilean Journal of Engineering. Universidad de Tarapac√°, 18(2), 2010.

Idowu, P., Root, C., (2010). "Real-Time Motor Current Signature Analysis Tool for Undergraduate Laboratory," Computer Applications in Engineering Education, v 18, n 4, p 634-9, Dec. 2010.

Idowu, P., Omer, M., (2009). "Visualization aids for power system computations," Computers in Education Journal, v 19, n 2, p 72-80, 2009.

Ciocci, R. C., Cottrell, D., Idowu, P. (2005). "Engineering Technology Graduates Keep Pace with Their Engineering Colleagues to Succeed in a Master of Engineering Program," ASEE - Journal of Engineering Technology, v 22(2). p 46-51.

Idowu, P. (2004). "In search of a perfect power engineering program," IEEE Transactions on Education, v 47, n 3, p 410-414, 2004.

Idowu, P. (1999). "Robust neural net-based inverse-model identification of an induction motor," Electric Machines and Power Systems, v 27, n 5, p 513-525, 1999.

Idowu, P. (1999). "An Intelligent Data-Acquisition and Control (IDAC) system for energy conversion laboratory," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, v 14, n 2, p 391-396, 1999.

Idowu, P. (1997). "Fuzzy-polar controller for wind-turbine synchronous generator." Electric Machines and Power Systems, v 25, n 6, p 677-691, 1997.

Idowu, P., Ghandakly, A. (1996). "A Discrete-time coordinated adaptive stabilizer for multimachine power systems," International Journal of Systems Science, v 27, n 7, p 597-604, 1996.

Idowu, P. (1996). "Fuzzy Speed Regulation of a Wind-Turbine DC Generator," Journal of Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, v 2(1). p 27-36, 1996.

Idowu, P., Ghandakly, A. (1994). "A Decentralized MRAC-based PSS for multimachine power systems," Electric Machines and Power Systems, v 22, n 3, p 423-438, 1994.

Ghandakly, A., Idowu, P. (1990). "Design of a model reference adaptive stabilizer for the exciter and governor loops of power generators," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, v 5, n 3, p 887-893, 1990.

Ghandakly, A., Idowu, P. (1989). "Design of a robust linear optimal regulator for synchronous generator excitation control," Electric Machines and Power Systems, v 16, n 5, p 319-330, 1989.

Education

M.S.; Ph.D. (Toledo); P.E.