This division spans a wide area of research involving electromagnetic fields and their application.
The division includes:
- power generation
- the distribution and utilization of electrical energy
- interaction wave guides
- optical fiber
- photonic devices
UF is one of the few universities in the world conducting lightning research.
Field research on lightning is performed each summer both on the UF campus and at Camp Blanding, Florida.
DIVISION COORDINATOR: henry zmuda
Research Interests Cyber-physical systems security, power systems operation, control and protection
Research Interests Electromagnetic waves, non-linear energetic interactions in the ionosphere, remote-sensing applications
Research Interests Lightning, atmospheric electricity, lightning protection
Research Interests Lightning physics, lightning protection, electromagnetic field theory