Media Coverage and Recognition


  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy receives 2017 Bauer Family Undergraduate Teaching Excellence award (single University-level award) at IIT. (More)

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy receives 2017 Armour Excellence in Teaching award (single award) at IIT. (More)

  • Inter-professional Project titled "Open-Source Innovations in Assistive Technology Solutions for Neuromuscular Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy" received Best IPRO award at the 2017 IPRO day event.

  • Illinois Tech NASA Robotic Mining Competition team secured third place in its very first year at the 2017 competition held at the NASA Kennedy Space Center, Florida . The student team received $1,000 prize. (More)

  • Paper by Dr. Alejandro Pozo Arribas and Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy titled "SiC BJT Proportional Base Driver with Collector-Emitter Voltage Measurement and a Switching Regulator" receives Best paper prize at 2016 Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo in Dearborn, MI, USA (Download paper)

  • Paper titled "Comparative Study of Interior Permanent Magnet, Induction, and Switched Reluctance Motor Drives for EV and HEV Applications", top downloaded paper in IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification in January 2016. (Download paper)

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy selected to serve as Deputy Editor-in-Chief for the IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification. .

  • "The Citizen Science Behind the Wheelchair of the Future”, Illinois Tech Magazine, (February 2016). (More)

  • Inter-professional Project titled "Assistive Technology for Students with Dyslexia" received Social Innovation award at the 2016 IPRO day event at IIT. (More)

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy selected to serve as an IEEE Distinguished Speaker by the IEEE- Vehicular Technology Society (2015-2017). (More)

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy delivers Keynote speech at 2015 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo- India. (More)

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy served as the General Chair of the 2014 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo.

  • Prof. Mahesh Krishnamurthy selected to serve as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer by the IEEE- Vehicular Technology Society (2011-2013) and (2013-2015). (More)

  • "Building Smarter Wheelchairs: Making life a little easier for people who cannot walk,” IEEE The Institute (June 2013). (More)