Kevin Tomsovic

CTI Professor and Director of CURENT an NSF/DOE ERC
512 Min H. Kao Building
1520 Milddle Drive
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The University of Tennessee
Knoxville , TN 37996-2100
Tel: 865 974-2693
FAX: 865 974-5483
email: tomsovic at

Electric power and energy at University of Tennessee

Electric power and energy careers

Current course offerings - Spring 2021


Some Quotes

  • "....  madness suddenly ceases to be a refuge and becomes incarnate in the shattering sky and all his surroundings in the presence of which reason, already struck dumb, can only bow the head." Malcolm Lowry, Under the Volcano.
  • "As a general rule, people, even the wicked, are much more naive and simple-hearted than we supposed. And we ourselves are, too." Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov.
  • "The gods to each ascribe a differing lot: Some enter at the portal. Some do not!" Ford Madox Ford, Parade's End.

Recent Reading and Watching

  • One Foot in Eden by Ron Rash
  • The Climb by Anatoli Boukreev and G. Weston DeWalt.
  • Mr. Robot USA Network

Evolution more than just a theory

Image result for puffer fish - copyright National Geographic

Run barefoot

Barefoot Running