What is PERC

The Power Electronics Research Centre (PERC) is a non-profit research entity.

The PERC has been established since November 2000 and approved by the Research Committee and Faculty of Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic

The Centre has a comprehensive range of facilities and equipment. The aims of the Centre are to provide high level of research and development and support local and overseas industrial work. We provide technical training for local engineers who work in the field of power electronics. Regular workshops and conferences are organized by the Centre to foster the exchange of ideas among various research institutions and power electronics manufacturers.

Our missions
  • To become the leading power electronics research and development centre in Hong Kong.
  • To help local industry improve competitiveness through consultancy services, cooperative projects and development of new technologies.


K. W. Eric Cheng

Director of the Power Engineering Research Centre


Power Electronics Research Centre 2020