Paolo Mattavelli (S’95–A’96–M’00–SM’10–F’15) received the master’s (Hons.) and the Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Padua, Vicenza, Italy, in 1992 and 1995, respectively.,From 1995 to 2001, he was a Researcher with the University of Padua. From 2001 to 2005, he was an Associate Professor with the University of Udine, Udine, Italy, where he led the Power Electronics Laboratory. In 2005, he returned to the University of Padua with the same duties. From 2010 to 2012, he was a Professor with the Center for Power Electronics Systems, Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA. Since 2015, he has been a Professor with the University of Padua, where he leads the Power Electronics Laboratory. His major fields of interest include the analysis, modeling, and analog and digital control of power converters, grid-connected converters for renewable energy systems and microgrids, and high-temperature and high-power-density power electronics. In these research fields, he has been leading several industrial and government projects.,Dr. Mattavelli served as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics from 2003 to 2012. He was the Industrial Power Converter Committee Technical Review Chair of the IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications from 2005 to 2010. He has been a Member-at-Large of the IEEE Power Electronics Society’s Administrative Committee for terms 2003–2006, 2006–2009, and 2013–2015. He was the recipient of the Prize Paper Award from the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics in 2005, 2006, 2011, and 2012, and the Second Prize Paper Award at the IEEE Industry Applications Annual Meeting in 2007.