Hakan Polat received MSc. in the area of “Electrical Machinery and Power Electronics” from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. His focus during MSc were finite element modeling and power electronics hardware design.
In November 2021 he started his PhD in Engineering Science with EPOWERS-Efficient Power Electronics, Powertrain and Energy Solutions-Research Group, MOBI Research Center, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium. His research interest includes reliability, modelling, control, hardware design and digital twin framework for power electronic systems.