Dr. Francisco Gonzalez-Espin received his PhD in Power Electronics at Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. He is a multidisciplinary and versatile PhD electronics engineer with experience in research, industry and academic fields. Self-motivated and self-started, he is part of the creative and cooperative R&D teams. He has also experience in the design of control algorithms for power electronics converters and its implementation in real-time embedded systems. Other areas of expertise include design and development of power electronics converters for space systems, renewable energies and audio applications. He participated in private and public-funded projects both as principal investigator and technical contributor. He has specialties power electronics, digital control of single and multi-phase power electronics converters, real-time embedded systems, power conditioning and distribution units for satellite applications, and smart grids and microgrids.