Willis F. LONG
Willis F. (Bill) Long has been with the Departments of Engineering Professional Development and Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin‑Madison) since 1973, serving as EPD’s Program Director, Electric Power Systems.
He is currently Professor Emeritus. Dr. Long's principal research interests are in power electronic applications in electric utility systems. He is a Life Fellow of IEEE and has chaired several Power and Energy Society Committees and Working Groups.
He is the recipient of the 2008 Uno Lamm HVDC Medal for Leadership and Relevant Contributions to the Spread of Knowledge and Promotion of HVDC Technology Among Power System Engineers and Scientists.
He is a Distinguished Member of CIGRE, recipient of the 2009 Technical Committee Award, and immediate past Secretary of Study Committee B4, HVDC Links and AC Power Electronic Equipment.
Bill is a registered Professional Engineer in Wisconsin.
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