[United States] Research Scholarship in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Mississippi State University

Power and High Voltage Research Group in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at Mississippi State University (MSU) seeking research assistants with monthly stipends of $1350- $1900 starting in Summer 2008/August 2008/January 2009.

Students with good academic records and research interest are encouraged to apply for Ph.D. and Masters degrees. Power, Control and High Voltage Research Group at MSU are top 5 funded power program among land grant universities in the USA according to the 2005-2006 IEEE Power Engineering Society Committee report (http://powerlearn.ee.iastate.edu/survey/pdf/resources05-06.pdf ).

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is the largest and one of the oldest academic units within the Bagley College of Engineering at Mississippi State University (MSU). Housed in the 95,000 square foot Simrall Building, the Department includes 28 faculty members, 12 administrative and research support staff members, and typically 650 students. The power, control and high voltage engineering group is one of the major emphasis areas within the department including 5 faculty. Located in the Simrall Building, the High Voltage Lab (HVL) is the largest independent high voltage laboratory in the U.S.

The Ph.D. and Masters research work will be related to the one of ongoing major project works related to :

  1. Electric ship power system
  2. Wide area monitoring of electric grid
  3. Integration of distributed generation into the power grid


Send your resume and statement of research with detailed academic background to Barbara Matta (barbara@ece.msstate.edu) with cc to me.

For further information on admission to MSU please browse through
http://www.admissions.msstate.edu/ and

For information on research work, go through http://www.ece.msstate.edu/research/eship and power faculty webpage available at http://www.ece.msstate.edu/people/listing.php. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Dr. Anurag K Srivastava
Assistant Research Professor 412 Simrall Hall,
406 Hardy Road, P O Box 9571
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

E-mail : srivastava@ece.msstate.edu

Phone: 662-325-3658
Website : http://www.ece.msstate.edu/~srivastava/