University of Wisconsin–Madison



Power Electronics & Electric Machines

Fal 2018 WEMPEC Seminars

3:30 pm

Room 2535 Engineering Hall (unless otherwise noted)


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Seminar Title

Sept. 7 WEMPEC Faculty and Staff Orientation & Organizational Seminar
Sept. 14 Gilsu Choi
Loss Modeling & Control Strategies for Improving Efficiency in EVs & HEVs
Sept. 21 Tim Obermann
Milwaukee Electric Tool
Power Electronics and Motors for Power Tool Applications
Sept. 28 Prof. Wolfgang Gruber
Johannes Kepler University, Austria
Intro to selected projects in the field of Magnetically Levitated Systems
Oct. 5 Jason Kreidler
Regal Beloit
Enabling Technology at Regal Beloit
Oct. 12 Kum-Kang Huh
GE Global Research
Electric Machines and Drives Research at GE Global Research
Oct. 19 Engineer’s Day ***** NO SEMINAR *****
Oct. 26 Gus Collins
An Extended Temperature Range Lithium-Ion Capacitor
Nov. 2 Garron Morris
Rockwell Automation
Reliability Challenges with IGBTs Used in Motor Drives
Nov. 9 Mark Solveson, Paul Larsen
Simulation-Driven Product Development for Battery, Power Electronics, Electric Machine and Control Integration
Nov. 16 Paulo Guedes-Pinto
Fully Integrated High Speed Megawatt Class Motor and High Frequency Variable Speed Drive System
Nov. 23 Thanksgiving Recess ***** NO SEMINAR *****
Nov. 30 Van Godbold
John Deere Moline
Challenges with Single Phase Shielded Cables
Dec. 7 Benjamin Koerner
Advancing Development Tools for Real‐Time Controls of Power Electronics Applications
Dec. 14 Lab Symposium ***** NO SEMINAR *****