Savvas Papadopoulos

savvas papadopoulos

Dr Savvas Papadopoulos

Lecturer in Electrical Engineering

Biography

Savvas Papadopoulos received the M. Eng. (Hons.) degree in electrical engineering from The University of Nottingham, U.K., in 2012, where he has also completed his Ph.D. degree in the Power Electronics, Machines and Control (PEMC) Group in 2016. Between 2016 to 2018 he held a Research Fellow position in the PEMC group working in the areas of power electronics and electrical drives. Since 2019 he has been appointed Lecturer in Electrical engineering at Edinburgh Napier University.

His main research interests include power electronics development for renewable energy sources, distributed generation and energy storage as well as electrification of transport

Research Groups

Esteem

Reviewing

  • Reviewer: IEEE Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
  • Reviewer: IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics (JESTPE)
  • Reviewer: IET Power Electronics Journal

 

Date


14 results

A hybrid inverter system for medium voltage applications using a low voltage auxiliary CSI

Conference Proceeding
Papadopoulos, S., Rashed, M., Klumpner, C., & Wheeler, P. (2014)
A hybrid inverter system for medium voltage applications using a low voltage auxiliary CSI. https://doi.org/10.1109/ecce.2014.6953779
Hybrid converters consist of a main inverter processing the bulk of the power with poor waveform performance and a fast and versatile auxiliary inverter to correct the distort...

A hybrid converter for medium voltage using a low-voltage current source active filter connected via a series capacitor

Conference Proceeding
Papadopoulos, S., Rashed, M., Klumpner, C., & Wheeler, P. (2014)
A hybrid converter for medium voltage using a low-voltage current source active filter connected via a series capacitor. https://doi.org/10.1109/epe.2014.6911045
This paper proposes a new three phase hybrid inverter topology suitable for medium to high voltage inverter applications. The topology shown in Fig. 1 consists of a 3-phase VS...

A Hybrid Inverter Solution for Medium Voltage Applications using Series Capacitor and a CSI Active Power Filter (SC-APF)

Conference Proceeding
Papadopoulos, S., Klumpner, C., Wheeler, P., & Rashed, M. (2014)
A Hybrid Inverter Solution for Medium Voltage Applications using Series Capacitor and a CSI Active Power Filter (SC-APF). https://doi.org/10.1049/cp.2014.0456
This paper proposes a new hybrid inverter solution for medium/high voltage applications that consists of a slow switching inverter using high voltage or series connected switc...

Comparison of multilevel PWM versus interleaved based sinewave shaping for two-stage current source inverters used in PV applications

Conference Proceeding
Papadopoulos, S., & Klumpner, C. (2013)
Comparison of multilevel PWM versus interleaved based sinewave shaping for two-stage current source inverters used in PV applications. https://doi.org/10.1109/epe.2013.6634633
This paper investigates the advantages of using interleaved based direct sinusoidal current shaping techniques as alternative to 5-level Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) when used...