Jason Poon is a Graduate Student Researcher at the University of California, Berkeley where he is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering under the supervision of Prof. Seth Sanders. His research focuses on the intersection of power electronics, model-based controls, and real-time simulation of linear-switched systems.

From 2009 to 2013, Poon was with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass., and in 2013, he was with ABB Corporate Research in Baden-Dättwil, Switzerland. He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering in 2012 from Olin College of Engineering in Needham, Mass.

Jason Poon is a recipient of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship and the UC Berkeley EECS Chair’s Excellence Award.