|Purdue University, Ph.D.||2000|
|University of Missouri-Rolla, M.S.||1997|
|University of Missouri-Rolla, Bachelor's Degree||1997|
Patrick Chapman leads product development for next-generation microinverters, plans the technology roadmap and manages the company’s intellectual property.
Before joining SolarBridge, Chapman was a tenured faculty member at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His career at the university consisted of research, teaching, and professional service in the field of power electronics.
Chapman holds a doctorate degree from Purdue University, and Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from the University of Missouri-Rolla.
As a senior member, Chapman is very active in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and was chairman of the IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference in 2011.