School of Engineering & Technology
[IMAGE] Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering 

Kodzo Abledu 
Office: Engineering & Technology Bldg, Room A306 
Phone: (323) 343-4487 
FAX: (323) 343-4547 

Introduction | Teaching Interests
Educational Background | Schedule & Office Hours


Dr. Abledu is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of California. He has over twenty years of academic and industrial experience in electrical engineering. His specialty is in electric power engineering, and electric machines. He also has strong interests in product design.  He served on the Electrical Engineering Technical Advisory Committee of the Board of  Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors for the State of California (1997-2002).

Teaching Interests

Dr. Abledu teaches courses in Electric Power Engineering, Electric Machinery, Circuit Analysis, and an introductory course in Power Electronics.

Research Interests

Representative Professional Activities

Spend most of my time designing useful (electro-mechanical) devices.
Conduct research in electrical engineering and particularly guide student projects and theses in electric power engineering.
Served on the Electrical Engineering Technical Advisory Committee of the California Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.
Sometimes teach review courses for the Professional Examination in Electrical Engineering.

Educational Background

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering 1983
[*]Iowa State University
Ames, IA
MASc. Electrical Engineering 1979
[*]University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
BSc. Electrical Engineering 1976
[*]University of Science & Technology
Kumasi, Ghana