Daniel Ludois, Ph.D.

Assistant professor, electrical and computer engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

2017 Moore Inventor Fellow

 
Daniel Ludois, Ph.D.
 

Research Description

Daniel Ludois' invention is an electric motor based on electrostatic forces rather than magnetic fields, eliminating the use of rare earth elements and copper. His goal is to create lightweight electric motors that result in sustainable higher performance and lower cost.

 
 

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Education

Ph.D., electrical engineering, 2012
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Bachelor of Science, physics, 2006
Bradley University

Awards

NSF CAREER Award, 2015.

Named one of Midwest Energy News 40 under 40, 2016.

Affiliated Investigators