Faisal Khan earned his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 1999, the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Arizona State University, Tempe, in 2003, and the Ph.D. degree in power electronics from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in 2007.
Prof. Khan was a Senior Project Engineer with the Electric Power Research Institute in Knoxville, TN, from April 2007 until 2009. In July 2009, he was hired as an Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT. Prof. Khan was hired as part of an initiative to build a new power engineering program at the University of Utah.
Prof. Khan's research interests include dc–dc converters, hybrid electric and fuel-cell automobile power management, and power supply efﬁciency issues.
Dr. Khan received the 2007 First Prize Paper Award of the Industrial Power Converter Committee in the IEEE/Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting. He is a member of the IEEE Power Electronics Society, the Industry Application Society, and the Industrial Electronics Society. He has served as a Reviewer and the Session Chair of IEEE transactions and conference.