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Full professor at the University of Siegen in Germany and chair of the Institute of Electrical Power Systems.

Awards and Honours
  • Appointment as full professor at the University of Siegen, Germany, in 2004 and director of the Institute of Electrical Power Systems.
  • Appointment as full professor at the University of Applied Sciences of Osnabrueck in 1994.
  • Doctoral degree in the field of power system transients with the title Reduced order network equivalents for the computation of electromagnetic transients awarded by University of Hanover, Germany, in 1991.
  • Best Paper award 1994 granted by the Power Engineering Society of the Association of German Electrical Eng. (ETG/VDE) for the published paper on low-order network equivalents in the Transactions of European Electrical Power Eng. (ETEP)
  • Inclusion in the 4th Edition of Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering and Who's Who in the World 1999 and 2000.
  • 1. Prize in Physics among Turkish high school gradutes granted by the Turkish Research Institute of Science and Technology (TÜBITAK) in Ankara/Turkey.
Membership of Professional Organisations
  • IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • CIGRE (International Council on Large Electric Systems)
  • VDE (Association of German Electrical Engineers)
  • VDI (Association of German Engineers)
  • EEUG (European EMTP-ATP Users Group Association)
  • TMMB (Union of Turkish Engineers and Architects)
Founder und chairman (1994-2002) of the registered scientific association European EMTP-ATP Users Group e.V., honorary member and member of the Executive Board since 2002.

Professional Activities

  • Member of the technical committee of the 2006 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition Latin America
  • Member of the technical programme committee of the Power System Computation Conference (PSCC)
  • Member of the editorial board of Power Engineering Society, the Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers
  • Member of the editorial board of the journal "International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems", publisher Berkeley Press
  • Appointed reviewer for applied research and development projects of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • Honorary member and member of the executive board of the scientific Association "European EMTP-ATP Users Group"
  • Reviewer for he publication IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery
Publications and Presentations

Prof. Kizilcay has more than 70 contributions published in periodicals and conference proceedings. He is teacher of numerous international seminars and courses on transients in electrical power systems.

Internet Activities

Set-up and operation of the electronic mailing list eeug-l@listserv.gmd.de for the members of the European scientific association EEUG and moderation of the mailing list.

Set-up and operation of the electronic mailing list atp-emtp-l@listserv.gmd.de for the licensed users of the electromagnetic transients program ATP-EMTP and moderation of the mailing list.

Construction of the WWW site http://www.emtp.org for the electromagnetic transients program ATP-EMTP