Minjie Chen

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Website: http://ee.princeton.edu/people/faculty/minjie-chen

Office: Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, 217

Phone: 609-258-7656

Research interests: Design of power conversion and management systems to address technical
challenges with large social impacts. High-performance power-conversion
systems for a wide range of applications, including smart grid, renewable
generation, energy storage, telecom, data centers, electric vehicles, and


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    Vertical thinking broke the bottleneck in powering high-performance computers

  • Faculty commended for outstanding teaching

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    New technology boosts energy efficiency in data centers

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  • Energy and Environment


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    Electrical and Computer Engineering

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    Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment