Richard J. Povinelli, Ph.D., P.E.

Richard J. Povinelli, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Director of Computer Engineering Laboratories

Office: Haggerty Hall 224
Phone: (414) 288-7088
Fax: (414) 288-5579

Research interests

Professional preparation

Ph.D., 1999, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Marquette University
M.S., 1989, Computer and Systems Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., 1987, Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois
B.A., 1987, Psychology, University of Illinois

Selected recent publications

Chia-Chou Yeh, G. Y. Sizov, Ahmed Sayed-Ahmed, Nabeel A. O. Demerdash, Richard J. Povinelli, Edwin E. Yaz, Daniel M. Ionel. (2008) "A Reconfigurable Motor for Experimental Emulation of Stator Winding Interturn and Broken Bar Faults in Polyphase Induction Machines," IEEE Transaction on Energy Conversion, vol. 23, no. 4, December, 1005-1014.

Kevin M. Indrebo, Richard J. Povinelli, Michael T. Johnson. (2008) "Minimum Mean-Squared Error Estimation of Mel-Frequency Cepstral Coefficients Using a Novel Distortion Model," IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, vol. 16, no. 8, November, 1654-1661.

Larry Smith, Lorraine K Tanabe, Rie Johnson nee Ando, Cheng-Ju Kuo, I-Fang Chung, Chun-Nan Hsu, Yu-Shi Lin, Roman Klinger, Christoph M Friedrich, Kuzman Ganchev, Manabu Torii, Hongfang Liu, Barry Haddow, Craig A Struble, Richard J Povinelli, Andreas Vlachos, William A Baumgartner Jr, Lawrence Hunter, Bob Carpenter, Richard Tzong-Han Tsai, Hong-Jie Dai, Feng Liu, Yifei Chen, Chengjie Sun, Sophia Katrenko, Pieter Adriaans, Christian Blaschke, Rafael Torres, Mariana Neves, Preslav Nakov, Anna Divoli, Manuel Maña-López, Jacinto Mata and W John Wilbur. (2008) "Overview of BioCreative II Gene Mention Recognition," Genome Biology, vol 9, no. 2, September, S2.1-19.

Aderiano M. da Silva, Richard J. Povinelli, Nabeel A. O. Demerdash. (2008) "Induction Machine Broken Bar and Stator Short-Circuit Fault Diagnostics Based on Three Phase Stator Current Envelopes," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 55, no. 3, March, 1310-1318.

Behrooz Mirafzal, Richard J. Povinelli, and Nabeel A. O. Demerdash. (2006) "Inter-Turn Fault Diagnosis in Induction Motors Using the Pendulous Oscillation Phenomenon," IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, vol. 21, no. 4, December, 871-882.


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