University of Colorado
Professor
 
  • Two papers presented at IEEE ECCE 2015
    • F.Zhang, M.Rehman, R.Zane, D.Maksimovic, "Improved steady-state model of the dual-active-bridge converter"
    • H.Kim, H.Chen, D.Maksimovic, R.Erickson, "Design of a high efficiency 30kW boost composite converter"
  • Invited paper presented at IEEE CICC
    • D.Maksimovic, Y.Zhang, M.Rodriguez, "Monolithic very high frequency GaN switched-mode power converters"
  • Seven papers presented at IEEE COMPEL 2015
    • A.Hoke, E.Muljadi, D.Maksimovic, "Real-time photovoltaic plant maximum power point estimation for use in grid frequency stabilization" [IEEE]
    • M.Rehman, F.Zhang, M.Evzelman, R.Zane, D.Maksimovic, "Control of a series-input, parallel-output cell balancing system for electric vehicle battery packs" [IEEE]
    • F.Zhang, M.Rehman, H.Wang, Y.Levron, R.Zane, G.Plett, D.Maksimovic, "State-of-charge estimation based on microcontroller-implemented sigma-point Kalman filter in a modular cell balancing system for Lithium-Ion battery packs" [IEEE]
    • F.Lu, B.Choi, D.Maksimovic, "Autonomous control of series-connected low voltage photovoltaic microinverters" [IEEE]
    • F.Schultheiss, D.Maksimovic, "Modeling and control of a step-down composite converter" [IEEE]
    • A.Sepahvand, Y.Zhang, D.Maksimovic, "100MHz isolated dc-dc resonant converter using spiral planar PCB transformer" [IEEE]
    • A.Sepahvand, A.Kumar, K.Afidi, D.Maksimovic, "High power transfer density and high efficiency 100MHz capacitive wireless power transfer system" [IEEE]
  • Four papers presented at IEEE APEC 2015
    • S.Jensen, D.Maksimovic, D.Friedrichs, J.Gilbert, "Fast tracking electrosurgical generator using GaN switches"
    • A.Brissettee, A.Hoke, D.Maksimovic, "A constant duty cycle control, single-phase inverter design for distributed static series compensators"
    • Y.Zhang, M.Rodriguez, D.Maksimovic, "Output filter design in high-frequency wide-bandwidth multi-phase buck envelope amplifiers"
    • A.Sepahvand, L.Scandola, Y.Zhang, D.Maksimovic, "Voltage regulation and efficiency optimization in a 100MHz series resonant dc-dc converter"
  • Five papers presented at IEEE ECCE 2014
    • Yuanzhe Zhang, Miguel Rodríguez, Dragan Maksimović, "100 MHz, 20 V, 90% Efficient Synchronous Buck Converter with Integrated Gate Driver"
    • Hua Chen, Kamal Sabi, Hyeokjin Kim, Tadakazu Harada, Robert Erickson, Dragan Maksimović, "A 98.7% Efficient Composite Converter Architecture with Application-Tailored Efficiency Characteristic"
    • Prasanth Thummala, Zhe Zhang, Michael A.E. Andersen, Dragan Maksimovic, "Digital Control of a High-Voltage (2.5 kV) Bidirectional DC-DC Converter for Driving a Dielectric Electro Active Polymer (DEAP) based Capacitive Actuator"
    • M. Muneeb Ur Rehman, M. Evzelman, K. Hathaway, R. Zane, G.L. Plett, K.Smith, E.Wood, D.Maksimovic, "Modular Approach for Continuous Cell-Level Balancing to Improve Performance of Large Battery Packs"
    • Dongxue Li, Yuanzhe Zhang, Miguel Rodríguez, Dragan Maksimović, "Band Separation in Linear-Assisted Switching Power Amplifiers for Accurate Wide-Bandwidth Envelope Tracking
 

Publications

Selected publications are included on this page. For a more comprehensive, up-to-date list, please see publications and citations on Google scholar


  • L.Corradini, D.Maksimovic, P.Mattavelli, R.Zane, Digital Control of High-Frequency Switched-Mode Power Converters, June 2015, Wiley-IEEE Press
  • H.Chen, K.Sabi, H.Kim, T.Harada, R.Erickson, D.Maksimovic, "A 98.7% Efficient Composite Converter Architecture with Application-Tailored Efficiency Characteristic," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., 2015 [IEEE]
  • C.Olalla, C.Deline, D.Clement, Y.Levron, M.Rodriguez, D.Maksimovic, "Performance of Power-Limited Differential Power Processing Architectures in Mismatched PV Systems," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.30, no.2, pp.618,631, Feb. 2015 [IEEE]
  • D.Costinett, D.Maksimovic, R.Zane, "Circuit-Oriented Treatment of Nonlinear Capacitances in Switched-Mode Power Supplies," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.30, no.2, pp.985,995, Feb. 2015 [IEEE]
  • H.Nguyen, R.Zane, D.Maksimovic, "ON/OFF Control of a Modular DC–DC Converter Based on Active-Clamp LLC Modules," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.30, no.7, pp.3748,3760, July 2015 [IEEE]
  • Y. Zhang, M. Rodríguez, D. Maksimović, "100 MHz, 20 V, 90% efficient synchronous buck converter with integrated gate driver," IEEE ECCE 2015. [IEEE]
  • M. Rodriguez, Y. Zhang; D. Maksimovic, "High-Frequency PWM Buck Converters Using GaN-on-SiC HEMTs,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.29, no.5, pp.2462-2473, May 2014 [IEEE]
  • C. Olalla, C. Deline, D. Maksimovic, "Performance of Mismatched PV Systems With Submodule Integrated Converters," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol.4, no.1, pp.396-404, Jan. 2014 [IEEE]
  • D. Costinett, D. Maksimovic, R. Zane, "Design and Control for High Efficiency in High Step-Down Dual Active Bridge Converters Operating at High Switching Frequency," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.28, no.8, pp.3931-3940, Aug. 2013.[IEEE]
  • C. Olalla, D. Clement, M. Rodriguez, D. Maksimovic, "Architectures and control of submodule integrated DC-DC converters for photovoltaic applications," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., Special Issue on Power Electronics in Photovoltaic Power Systems, vol.28, no.6, pp.2980-2997, June 2013. [IEEE]
  • J. Traube, F. Lu, D. Maksimovic, "Mitigation of solar irradiance intermittency in photovoltaic power systems with integrated electric-vehicle charging functionality," IEEE Trans. Power Electron., Special Issue on Power Electronics in Photovoltaic Power Systems, vol.28, no.6, pp.3058-3067, June 2013. [IEEE]
  • D. Costinett, D. Seltzer, D. Maksimovic, R. Zane, “Inherent volt-second balancing of magnetic devices in zero-voltage switched power converters,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo. (APEC), pp.9-15, 17-21 March 2013.[IEEE]
  • J. Hoversten, S. Schafer, M. Roberg, M. Norris, D. Maksimovic, Z. Popovic, "Codesign of PA, supply, and signal processing for linear supply-modulated RF transmitters," IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Technique, vol.60, no.6, pp.2010-2020, June 2012 [IEEE]
  • M. Norris, D. Maksimovic, "10 MHz large signal bandwidth, 95% efficient power supply for 3G-4G cell phone base stations," in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo. (APEC), pp.7-13, 5-9 Feb. 2012 [IEEE]
  • S. Moon, L. Corradini, D. Maksimovic, “Autotuning of digitally controlled boost power factor correction rectifiers,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 26, no. 10, pp. 3006-3018, Oct. 2011. [IEEE]
  • B. A. Mather, D. Maksimovic, “A simple digital power-factor correction rectifier controller,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.26, no.1, pp.9-19, Jan. 2011 [IEEE]
  • Fu-Zen Chen, D. Maksimovic, “Digital control for improved efficiency and reduced harmonic distortion over wide load range in boost PFC rectifiers,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.25, no.10, pp.2683-2692, Oct. 2010. [IEEE]
  • M. Shirazi, R. Zane, D. Maksimovic, “An autotuning digital controller for DC–DC power converters based on online frequency-response measurements,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 24, no. 11, pp. 2578 – 2588, Nov. 2009. [IEEE]
  • J. Morroni, R. Zane, D. Maksimovic, “Design and implementation of an adaptive tuning system based on desired phase margin for digitally controlled DC–DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 559 – 564, Feb 2009.[IEEE]
  • M. Shirazi, J. Morroni, A. Dolgov, R. Zane, D. Maksimovic, “Integration of frequency response measurement capabilities in digital controllers for DC–DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 2524-2535, Sept. 2008.[IEEE]
  • V. Yousefzadeh, A. Babazadeh, B. Ramachandran, E. Alarcon, L. Pao and D. Maksimović, “Proximate time-optimal digital control for synchronous buck DC-DC converters, IEEE Trans. Power Electron, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 2018-2026, July 2008. [IEEE]
  • H. Hu, V. Yousefzadeh and D. Maksimović, “Non-uniform A/D quantization for improved dynamic responses of digitally controlled DC-DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 1998-2005, July 2008.[IEEE]
  • M. Norris, L.M. Platon, E. Alarcon, D.Maksimovic, Quantization noise shaping in digital PWM converters, Power Electronics Specialists Conference, 2008. PESC 2008. IEEE 15-19 June 2008 Page(s):127 – 133 [IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, R. Zane, “Small-signal discrete-time modeling of digitally controlled DC-DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., Lett., Nov. 2007. [IEEE]
  • H. Peng, A. Prodić, E. Alarcon, D. Maksimović, “Modeling of quantization effects in digitally controlled DC–DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.22, no.1, Jan. 2007, pp. 208-215. [IEEE]
  • V. Yousefzadeh, M. Shirazi, D. Maksimovic, “Minimum phase response in digitally controlled boost and flyback converters,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo., Feb. 2007, pp.865-870. [IEEE]
  • V. Yousefzadeh, E. Alarcón, D. Maksimović, “Three-level buck converter for envelope tracking applications,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.21, no.2, March 2006, pp. 549-552.[IEEE]
  • V. Yousefzadeh, D. Maksimović, “Sensorless optimization of dead times in DC-DC converters with synchronous rectifiers,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.21, no.4, July 2006, pp. 994-1002.[IEEE]
  • J. Chen, D. Maksimović, R. W. Erickson, “Analysis and design of a low-stress buck-boost converter in universal-input PFC applications,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.21, no.2, March 2006, pp. 320-329.[IEEE]
  • T.Takayama, D.Maksimovic, “A power stage optimization method for monolithic DC-DC converters,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., 18-22 June 2006, pp.7.[IEEE]
  • B. Miao, R. Zane, D. Maksimović, “System identification of power converters with digital control through cross-correlation methods,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.20, no.5, Sept. 2005, pp. 1093-1099.[IEEE]
  • A. Syed, E. Ahmed, E. Alarcon, D. Maksimovic, “Digital pulse-width modulator architectures,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., 2004.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, R. Zane, R. Erickson, “Impact of digital control in power electronics,” in Proc. 16th IEEE International Symposium on Power Semiconductor Devices & ICs, ISPSD 2004.[IEEE]
  • A. Syed, E. Ahmed, D. Maksimovic, “Digital PWM controller with feed-forward compensation,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo., February 2004.[IEEE]
  • B. Patella, A. Prodić, A. Zirger, D. Maksimović, “High-frequency digital PWM controller IC for DC-DC converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., special issue on digital control of power electronic systems, vol.18, no.1, Jan 2003, pp. 438-446.[IEEE]
  • J. Chen, A. Prodić, R. W. Erickson, D. Maksimović, “Predictive digital current programmed control,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., special issue on digital control of power electronic systems, vol.18, no.1, Jan 2003, pp. 411-419.[IEEE]
  • A. Prodic, D. Maksimovic, “Design of a digital PID regulator based on look-up tables,” in Proc. IEEE Workshop Comput. Power Electron. (COMPEL), June 2002.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, A. M. Stanković, V. J. Thottuvelil, G. C. Verghese, “Modeling and simulation of power electronic converters,” Proc. of the IEEE, vol.89, no.6, Jun 2001, pp.898-912.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, “Computer-aided small-signal analysis based on impulse response of DC/DC switching power converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.15, no.6, Nov 2000, pp.1183-1191.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, V. Oklobdzija, B. Nikolić, W. Current, “Clocked CMOS adiabatic logic with integrated single-phase power-clock supply,” IEEE Trans. VLSI Sys., vol.8, no.4, Aug 2000, pp.460-463.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, R. Erickson, “Modeling of cross-regulation in multiple-output flyback converters,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo., 1999, pp. 1066-1072.[IEEE]
  • R. Erickson, D. Maksimovic, “A multiple-winding magnetics model having directly measurable parameters,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., May 1998, pp. 1472-1478.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, R. Erickson, C. Griesbach, “Modeling of cross-regulation in converters containing coupled inductors,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo., 1998, pp. 350-356.[IEEE]
  • B. Arntzen, D. Maksimović, “Switched-capacitor dc-dc converters with resonant gate drive,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.13, no.5, Sep 1998, pp.892-902.[IEEE]
  • B. Arbetter, D. Maksimović, “Feedforward pulse-width modulators for switching power converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.12, no.2, Mar 1997, pp.361-368.[IEEE]
  • V. G. Oklobdzija, D. Maksimović, F. Lin, “Pass-transistor adiabatic logic using single power-clock supply,” IEEE Trans. Circ. Sys., Part II, vol.44, no.10, Oct 1997, pp.842-846.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, Y. Jang, R. Erickson, “Nonlinear-carrier control for high power factor boost rectifiers,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.11, no.4, Jul 1996, pp.578-584.[IEEE]
  • P. Pejović, D. Maksimović, “A new algorithm for simulation of power electronic systems using piecewise-linear device models,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.10, no.3, May 1995, pp.340-348.[IEEE]
  • M. S. Makowski, D. Maksimovic, “Performance Limits of Switched-Capacitor DC-DC Converters,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., Atlanta, GA, June 18-22, 1995, pp. 1215-1221.[IEEE]
  • B. Arbetter, R. Erickson, D. Maksimovic, “DC-DC Converter Design for Battery Operated Systems,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., Atlanta, GA, June 18-22, 1995, pp. 103-109. [IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, R. W. Erickson, “Universal-input, high-power-factor, boost doubler rectifiers,” in Proc. IEEE Appl. Power Electron. Conf. Expo., Dallas, TX, March 5-9, 1995, pp. 459-465.[IEEE]
  • P. Pejović, D. Maksimović, “A method for fast time-domain simulation of networks with switches,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.9, no.4, Jul 1994, pp.449-456.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, “Design of the zero-voltage-switching quasi-square-wave resonant switch,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., 1993 Record, pp. 323-329.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic, “A MOS gate drive with resonant transitions,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., 1991, pp. 527-532.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, S. Cuk, “A general approach to synthesis and analysis of quasi-resonant converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.6, no.1, Jan 1991, pp.127-140.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, S. Cuk, “Switching converters with large range of DC conversion ratios,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.6, no.1, Jan 1991, pp.151-157.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, S. Cuk, “Constant-frequency control of quasi-resonant converters,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.6, no.1, Jan 1991, pp.141-150.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimović, S. Cuk, “A unified analysis of PWM converters in discontinuous modes,” IEEE Trans. Power Electron., vol.6, no.3, Jul 1991, pp.476-490.[IEEE]
  • D. Maksimovic and S. Cuk, “General properties and synthesis of PWM DC-to-DC converters,” in Proc. IEEE Power Electron. Specialists Conf., 1989, pp. 515-525.[IEEE]