Angelo Tani was born in Faenza, Ravenna, Italy in 1963. He received the “Laurea” degree, with honors, in Electrical Engineering from the University of Bologna, Bologna, in 1988. Since 1990, he has been in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Bologna. Currently, he is a full Professor of power electronics, electric machines and drives in the Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Information Engineering, University of Bologna.
His scientific work is related to electrical machines and drives, power electronics and Maglevs. He published more than 180 papers in technical journals and conference proceedings. His current activities include fault-tolerant control schemes for multiphase electric drives, diagnosis of electric machines and control techniques for MMCs (Modular Multilevel Converters).