Feeding Our Profession

Gerald Heydt, Vijay Vittal

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The current status of power engineering and its future trends are discussed. Power engineering has taken a back seat in most of the electric engineering curricula with the advent of communication systems, information technologies and solid state electronics. There is a need of moving power engineering to high-tech programs that involve systems, new materials, applied mathematics and physics and integrated economic principles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)38-45
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Power and Energy Magazine
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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