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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

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Professor

Office : 334 Wallace Hall

Phone : (316)-978-6340

Fax : (316)-978-5408

E-Mail : ward.jewell@wichita.edu

Education:

  • B.S.E.E. Electrical Engineering Oklahoma State University
  • M.S.E.E. Electrical Engineering Michigan State University
  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering Oklahoma State University

Number of years service at WSU : 21 Years.

Date of Original Appointment : January 1987.

 Academic Rank at WSU                            Dates of Appointment

 Professor                                           1997-Present

Associate Professor                              1991-1997

Assistant Professor                               1987-1991.

Recent Courses Taught:
ECE282 Circuits I
ECE598 Power System Analysis
ECE585 & 595 Senior Design projects 1 & 2
ECE588 Advanced Electric Motors
ECE798 Advanced Power System Analysis

Other related Experience: (teaching, industrial, etc)  

  • Instructor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oklahoma State University,
    1984-1986.
  • Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Power Systems Technology Program, Oak
    Ridge, Tennessee, 1980-1984.  

Membership and Offices Held in Scientific and professional Societies of: 

  • Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE); member 1978-present
  • Chair, Wichita Chapter, IEEE Power Engineering Society (PES), 1989-present
  • Chair, IEEE PES PEEC Fellows Working Group, 2006-2008
  • Vice Chair, IEEE PES Energy Development Subcommittee, 2005; secretary, 1990-1993, 1998-2005; member 1990-1999
  • Vice Chair, IEEE PES Power Engineering Education Awards Subcommittee, 2006-2008;
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Energy Storage and Renewable Technologies, 1990-present
  • Secretary, 1993-1995, 2004-2006.
  • IEEE PES Power Engineering Education Committee (PEEC), 1999-present
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Harmonics, 1990-present
  • IEEE PES P519 Task Force, 1999-present
  • IEEE Standards Association 1999-present
  • IEEE PES Subcommittee on University Activities, 1999-present
  • IEEE PES Power Quality Interest Group, 1992-present
  • Eta Kappa Nu, 1978-present
  • Paper reviewer, IEEE PES Energy Development Subcommittee, Transmission and Distribution
    Committee, Power Engineering Education Committee, 1990-present
  • IEEE PES Task Force on Single-Phase Harmonic Limits, 1998-2001
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Power Quality Definitions (P1433) 1996-1999
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Application of Harmonic Guidelines (519A) 1994-2001
  • IEEE PES Task Force on Harmonic Filters, 1997-2003
  • IEEE PES Task Force on Effects of Harmonics, 1990-1993
  • IEEE Standards Coordinating Committee on Power Quality (SCC 22), 1992-1999
  • Midwest Power and Communications Association, 1990-1999

Honors and Awards:

  • WSU College of Engineering Wallace Outstanding Educator Award for Excellence in
    Continuing Education, 2006.
  • Boeing Fellow, 2005-2006
  • Fellow, IEEE, 2003
  • Bombardier/Learjet Fellow, 2001-2004
  • WSU College of Engineering Engineering Student Council Polished Professor Award, 2000,
    2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
  • WSU College of Engineering Wallace Outstanding Educator Award for Excellence in Research, 1996.
  • Boeing Fellow, 1992-1995
  • WSU Excellence in Teaching Award, 1992.
  • Featured power quality expert, Electric Power Research Institute Signature Power Quality
    Newsletter, Spring 1992.
  • WSU College of Engineering Wallace Outstanding Educator Award for Excellence in Teaching,1990.
  • NCR Corporation Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement, 1989.
  • Mortar Board Award for Outstanding Inspiration and Student Support, 1989.

Institutional and Professional Service:

  • Power Systems Engineering Research Center
  • IEEE PES PEEC Awards Subcommittee
  • IEEE PES Energy Development Subcommittee
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Energy Storage and Renewable Technology
  • IEEE PES Harmonics Working Group
  • IEEE PES Power Engineering Education Committee (PEEC)
  • IEEE PES PEEC Subcomm. on University Education Activities
  • IEEE PES Working Group on Harmonic Filters
  • IEEE PES P519 Task Force
  • IEEE Executive Committee, Wichita Chapter
  • IEEE PES, Wichita Chapter
  • Department Professional Development Committee
  • College Tenure and Promotion Committee
  • College LAN Committee
  • College Strategic Planning Committee
  • Power Systems Engineering Research Center Site Director
  • Center for Energy Studies Director
  • Power Quality Research Laboratory Director
  • Nepalese Student Association Advisor