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Wayne W. Weaver, Ph.D., P.E.

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Ph.D. December 2007, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

M.S.E.E. December 2004, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.S.E.E. October 1997, GMI Engineering & Management Institute (Kettering University)

B.S.M.E. October 1997, GMI Engineering & Management Institute (Kettering University)


Dr. Wayne Weaver is The Dave House Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Michigan Technological University in Houghton Michigan.  He conducts research in power electronics and energy systems.


Research interests:

Analysis, control and design of power electronics systems


Design of non-linear and optimal controls

Power system stability

Utility grid interfaces

Energy conversion

Game theory

Electric drives and machinery



Contact Info


Wayne W. Weaver, Ph.D., P.E.


Michigan Technological University

Electrical and Computer Engineering

121 EERC Building

1400 Townsend Dr.

Houghton, MI 49931-1295


office: (906) 487-1461

fax: (906) 487-2949




Curriculum Vita updated June, 2013


Prospective Students


Dr. Weaver currently does not have open positions for M.S. or Ph.D. assistantships. However, you are still encouraged to apply for admission to Michigan Tech at


Michigan Tech is in the small community of Houghton, Michigan. It lies in the heart of Michigan’s scenic Keweenaw Peninsula, surrounded by Lake Superior and vast expanses of forest. It’s an ideal location not only for study but also for enjoying outdoor recreation including backpacking, hiking, camping, fishing, and both alpine and cross- country skiing at Michigan Tech owned properties. For details visit:




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