Assistant Professor

Marcel Hendrix

Science is about knowing; engineering is about doing. -- Henry Petroski

Research Profile

Marcel Hendrix is Assistant Professor in the Electromechanics and Power Electronics group of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). He has held this position since 1998, specializing in the research and design of high-precision, high-performance power electronics and analog circuitry.  

From starting his career at Philips’ Lighting Division, Hendrix has been involved in the design and specification of switched-mode power supplies for solar inverters, low- and high-pressure gas-discharge lamps, and LEDs. His current interests are design automation, large-scale (cloud) computing, IC development, system simulation, modeling, discrete-time control techniques, and (hybrid) switched-capacitor power conversion. 

Academic Background

Marcel Hendrix received his MSc in Electronic Circuit Design from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) in 1981. He started working in R&D at Philips in 1982 and held several R&D positions there. He is currently employed at Signify.  

Hendrix joined Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) as part-time Associate Professor in 1998.  

Since 2011, Hendrix has been the official maintainer of and contributor to NGSPICE, an open software circuit simulator based on Berkeley's SPICE 3f5.

Current Educational Activities

Ancillary Activities

  • 20% uitgeleend aan Universiteit, Philips Lighting