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     EPECS 2011

Welcome to
The 3rd International Conference on
Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems

Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, TURKEY
October 2-4, 2013  

Honorary Chair:

Ismail Yuksek, Rector, YTU, Turkey

General Chair:

Mugdesem Tanrioven, YTU, Turkey

General Co-Chairs:

Rached Dhaouadi, AUS, UAE

Celal Kocatepe, Dean, YTU, Turkey

International Advisory Board:

Issa Batarseh, Univ. of Central Florida, USA

Edward Cherney, EACH, CA

Rik De Doncker, Aachen, Germany

Malik El-Buluk, Univ. of Akron, USA

Tom Habetler, Georgia Inst. of Tech., USA

Yoichi Hori, Univ. of Tokyo, Japan

Shesha Jayaram, Univ. of Waterloo, CA

M. P. Kazmierkowski, WUT, Poland

Phil Krein, Univ. of Illinois, USA

Om Malik, Univ. of Calgary, CA

Ned Mohan, Univ. of Minnesota, USA

M.A. Rahman, MUN, CA

M. H. Rashid, Univ. of West Florida, USA

Magdy Salama, Univ. of Waterloo, CA

Tore Undeland, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

Aydogan Ozdemir, ITU, Turkey

Saifur Rahman, VT, USA

Program Committee Co-Chairs:

Hakan Pasa Partal, YTU, Turkey

Aydin Yesildirek, AUS, UAE

Technical Program Committee


Ayman El-Hag, AUS, UAE


Ahmed Osman, AUS, UAE

Erkan Mese, YTU, Turkey

Ugur Savas Selamogullari, YTU, Turkey


Bulent Vural, YTU, Turkey

Mustafa Baysal, YTU, Turkey

Faruk Bakan, YTU, Turkey

Aslan Ưnan, YTU, Turkey

Arif Karakas, YTU, Turkey

Ibrahim M. El-Amin, KFUPM, SA

Ehab El Saadany, Univ. of Waterloo, CA

Mohammad Reza Zolghadri, Iran

Ahmad Gaouda, UAEU, UAE


Habib-ur Rehman, AUS, UAE (Chair)

Sibel Zorlu Partal, YTU, Turkey (Co-Chair)

M. Amac Guvensan, YTU, Turkey


Ugur Savas Selamogullari, YTU, Turkey

Exhibition and Industry Liaison:

Engin Aycicek, YTU, Turkey


The purpose of the 3rd International Conference on Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems is to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners from all over the world, interested in the advances of power systems, energy conversion, power electronics, and electric drives.

The objective of the conference is to provide scientific and professional interactions for the advancement of the electric energy field. Recent development of complex systems such as smart grid, electric vehicles, and renewable energy systems are encouraged.

The conference will feature oral and poster presentations. Invited speakers will focus attention on future trends in areas of interest to the conference. An exhibition area, with technical facilities, will be considered.


  • Electric Machines and Drives
  • Power Electronics
  • High Voltage Engineering
  • Power Distribution
  • Power Systems
  • Renewable Energy
  • Smart Grid
  • Energy Harvesting


Papers describing original work are invited in any of the scientific areas of the conference. Prospective authors are invited to submit their manuscripts in the form of full papers (IEEE format, maximum of 6 proceedings pages) using our TrackChair online submission system:


The proceedings will be included in the IEEE Xplore database. Additional information will be posted in the conference website www.epecs-conf.org.


Full Paper Submission:
     May 31, 2013
Extended Deadline:
     June 15, 2013
Author's Notification:
     July 31, 2013
Final Paper Submission and registration:
    August 23, 2013

  Call for Papers in PDF format