This paper presents a summary of the presentation given at the IEEE Power Engineering Society 2008 General Meeting in the Panel Session "Education of the Power Engineer of the Future." In this paper the author presents the challenges facing the current engineering student and the faculty who teach them. Challenges include declining student interest, volatile job markets, and the changing profile of the power and energy industry.
M. Crow, "Power Engineering Education: Challenges and Opportunities," Proceedings of the IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century (2008, Pittsburgh, PA), pp. 1, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jul 2008.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/PES.2008.4596593
IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting-Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century (2008: Jul. 20-24, Pittsburgh, PA)
Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Power Engineering Education
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01 Jul 2008