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Department of Power Electronics, Electrical Drives and Robotics
About Department / Academic Staff / Tomasz Stenzel, Ph.D., Eng.

Tomasz Stenzel, Ph.D., Eng.

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Tomasz Stenzel, Ph.D., Eng.


Scientific interests:

Drive and control systems for mobile robots, user interfaces design for electromechanical devices, embedded systems design, software for control and visualization, artificial intelligence methods, high frequency power electronic converters.

Research projects:
  1. Grant of the Polish Ministry of Education and Science: The chosen problems of high frequency power electronic converter in inducting heating system.
International cooperation:
  1. Portland State University in United States. The range of the cooperation includes programming and utilization of mobile robots in the didactic process.
Other achievements:
  1. First prize in competition My idea of business organized by Silesian University of Technology and GZE electricity distributing company of Upper Silesia owned by Vattenfall Company. The prizewinning project was Autonomous mobile robots systems, worked out by the team: Tomasz Stenzel, Maciej Sajkowski, prof. Bogusław Grzesik and prof. Kazimierz Gierlotka supported by Mariusz Mroczek representing IT business.
  2. Prize for the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Stenzel Ltd. company in the Innovation leader competition, organized during the Economic and Scientific Innovations Fair Intarg 2003. The awarded project was didactic mobile robot Hexor.
Publications:
  1. Wang T.W., Sajkowski M., Stenzel T., Perkowski M.: An Inexpensive Educational Platform to Teach Humanoid Robotics, Proc. ICEE conference, Gliwice, Poland, June 2005.
  2. Grzesik B., Sajkowski M., Stenzel T.: Which software architecture should be applied for mobile robot? - analysis based on the robot Hexor example, Electrical Review 9'2004, pp. 813-816 (in Polish).
  3. Sajkowski M., Stenzel T., Gierlotka K., Grzesik B.: Mobile robots as a didactic tool in engineering education, Silesian University of Technology Scientific Papers, Electrical Engineering series, z.187, 2003, pp. 87-94 (in Polish).
  4. Grzesik B., Stenzel T.: Class C MOSFET converter with rectangular gate drive waveform, Power Electronics and Motion Control, Kosyce, Slovak Republic, 5-7 September 2000 r.