- Advanced MotorTech LLC
- SMART Wind Electrical Subgroup
Dr. Keith W. Klontz is President & CEO of Advanced MotorTech LLC, an engineering services company with emphasis on electric machine design. He holds BS & MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Klontz is a world-recognized expert in electric machine design and has over 40 years hands-on experience with electric machine applications and design engineering. He has been involved in the research, development, testing, repair, and training of high performance machines from 10 Watts to 50 MW. Recent work includes design of permanent magnet alternators, IPM traction motors, brushless d.c. motors, brush d.c. motors, high efficiency induction motors, and very high power density machine.