The Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium (WEMPEC) is a technology center at the University of Wisconsin­‐Madison. WEMPEC began in January 1981 with a mission to provide education, research, and service. With the support of more than 80 corporate sponsors, our team of professors, staff, graduate students, and international scholars work together to research and develop the newest technologies and techniques in electric machines, power electronics, actuators, sensors, drives, motion control, and drive applications.
Mon 10

Short Course – Dynamics and Control of AC Drives

August 10 @ 8:00 am - August 14 @ 5:00 pm



Become a WEMPEC Student

Prepare for leading-edge positions in industry or academia. WEMPEC students learn both theoretical and applied laboratory skills in power electronic converters, machine design, power converter controls, and alternative energy.

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WEMPEC is recognized globally for its sustained contributions to electric machines and power electronics technology. Join the group of sponsors that enjoy first-hand WEMPEC's advancements in electromechanical energy conversion.


WEMPEC has been investing in our infrastructure through an unprecedented expansion of our machines testing capability. We have added four large dynamometers to our motor testing lab. Please consider giving back by a contribution to WEMPEC!