Power Electronics & Electric Machines
  Spring 2014 WEMPEC Seminars

3:30 pm
Room 2535 Engineering Hall (unless otherwise noted)

Date Presenters Seminar Title
Jan. 24
WEMPEC faculty
Orientation & Organizational Seminar
Jan. 31 Hsing-Hua Fan, Briana Walker
Magna Power Train
Driving Efficiency into the Power Train
Feb. 7
Paul Bixel, Steve Peak
TMEIC Corporation
Converter and Drive Technology for North American Applications
Feb. 14
Adam Larson, Rick Van Maaren
Kohler Power Systems
Synchronous Machines in Standby Applications
Feb. 21 Nader Nasr
Oshkosh Corporation
Power Split Transmission Technologies
Feb. 28
Dave Porter
S&C Electric Company
Power Electronics Opportunities and Challenges in Power Systems
Mar. 7 Guy Moore, Matt Corley
Magnetek, Inc.
Regen Technology for Elevator Drives
Mar. 14 Christine Ross
Rolls Royce
Power Electronics and Machines in
Aerospace Applications
Mar. 21 Spring Recess
***** NO SEMINAR *****
Mar. 28 Tim Burress
Oak Ridge National Lab
ORNL's Benchmaking Work and Electric Machines Research
Apr. 4 Jeff Hessenberg, Matt Mergener
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp.
Challenges in Power Tool Machines and
Power Electronics
Apr. 11 Chingchi Chen
Ford Motor Co. Research
Challenges in Automotive Power Electronics
Apr. 18 Good Friday ***** NO SEMINAR *****
Apr. 25 Tod Tesch
Generac Power Systems, Inc.
Power Conversion Technologies for Standby Power
May 2 Jim Walters, Bob Campbell
Delphi Electronics
Semiconductor Device Overview
May 9
Lab EOS Symposium - noon ***** NO SEMINAR *****
May 21-22 WEMPEC Annual Review Meeting
Wednesday - Research program & Lab demos
Thursday - Tutorials & Lab demos