Johan Driesen (S’93–M’97) graduated as an M.Sc. in Elec− trical Engineering and received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KULeuven), Leuven, Belgium, in 1996 and 2000, respectively. From 2000 to 2001, he was a Visiting Lecturer with Imperial College, London, U.K. In 2002, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Electrical Engineering Department, University of California at Berkeley. He is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the F.W.O.−Vl. at KULeuven. and a professor teaching electrical drives courses at KULeuven.