Dr. Armen Baronian joined DPS Inc. in 1998 and IE Power Inc. in 2002 as a senior electrical engineer. He was an active member of CAPE, Center for Applied Power Electronics at the University of Toronto from 1998 until 2011 when he joined Eaton Corporation as a Power Conversion Senior Specialist. Dr. Baronian has 20+ years of experience in the fields of electronics, power conversion and advanced controls. He has been involved as a project leader in developing the advanced power, control and communication platforms that are used for power supplies used in Grid-Connected Battery Storage Systems and Utility Scale Solar Inverters.
At the present time, he is a Director for Power Systems and Emerging Technologies as part of the Advanced Technology and Innovation Group at Eaton leading the vehicle electrification, aircraft electrification and IoT/Digitalization. His previous experiences include consulting work done for companies such as Canamet, Ford, Xerox, Hewlett-Packard, REDA, SRE and Inverpower. Dr. Baronian is a senior member of IEEE.
Armen is the Chapter Chair for the Industry Applications Society (IAS) at IEEE-Toronto.