To meet the demands of designing and running far more complex and highly integrated electricity systems, a new kind of power engineer is needed. In this paper, the author describes how, though students tend to favor higher-tech and more lucrative fields than power Engineering; reports of the discipline''s demise are exaggerated
B. H. Chowdhury, "Power Education at the Crossroads," IEEE Spectrum, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jan 2000.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/6.873920
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Electricity Systems; Power Engineering Education; Power Engineers; Power Systems; Students
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