GRAPES Semi Annual Meeting

UWM hosted the NSF I/UCRC on Grid-connected Advanced Power Electronics Systems (GRAPES) on May 30-31. The mission of this center is to accelerate the adoption and insertion of power electronics into the electric grid in order to improve system stability, flexibility, robustness, and economy. In addition to UWM, GRAPES university members include University of Arkansas, University of South Carolina, Yonsei University (South Korea), and Aachen University (Germany). GRAPES has 17 US industry members