Alejandro Gómez Yepes was born in A Coruña, Spain, in November 1985. He received the M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees from the University of Vigo, Spain in 2009 and 2011, respectively.
From June 2008 he has worked in the Applied Power Electronics Technology Research Group (APET) of the University of Vigo. From April 2011 to July 2011, he joined the Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering of Liverpool John Moores University, under the supervision of Prof. Emil levi, for a research stay. In August 2016, he has joined the Advanced Electric Machines and Power Electronics (EMPE) lab of Texas A&M University for a two-year postdoctoral research stay.
His research interests mainly include digital control of power electronics converters, with special focus, currently, on multiphase drives. He has authored more than 50 published technical papers in the field of power electronics. Out of them, 35 are published in JCR-indexed journals. He is member of the IEEE, the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society and the IEEE Power Electronics Society. He also serves as an Associate Editor of the IET Electric Power Applications.