Power Electronics & Electric Machines
Fall 2014 WEMPEC Seminars

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

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Date Presenters Seminar Title
Sept.5
WEMPEC & WisPERC students & faculty
Orientation Seminar at 2:30 pm, WEMPEC Picnic, Rennebohm Park, Madison, 4-9 pm
Sept. 12 Stephan Tavernier, Gérald Masson
Moving Magnet Technologies
Very High Speed Electrical Machine Design Challenges at Moving Magnet Technologies
Sept. 19
Mike Schmitt, John Sorebo, Mark Panzer, Christ Rozewski, Plexus Power Electronics Integration in Product Design and Development
Sept. 26
Joe Pottebaum
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Matrix Converter Technology and Its Application
Oct. 3 Ben Sykora
Trane Company Div. of Ingersoll Rand
AC Drive Technology Challenges in HVAC Applications
Oct. 10
Yoshihiko Hiya
Toyota Motor Corporation-Japan
Toyota's Activities for Automotive ICs
Oct. 17 Ken Johnson
Teledyne LeCroy Corporation
A New Motor/Power Analysis Software Tool for Advanced Oscilloscopes
Oct. 24 Michael Schutten
GE Global Research
Power Electronics at General Electric
Oct. 31 Brian Ginther, Sam Reitinger
Harley Davidson Motor Company
Project LiveWire
Nov. 7 Neil Perkins, David Levett, Infineon
Technologies Industrial Power Inc.
Next Generation IGBT and .XT Technologies and Multi-level Topologies for Regenerative Power
Nov. 14 Nick Nagel
Triumph Aerospace Systems
Aerospace Machines and Power Electronics Challenges
Nov. 21 Dave Berels
Ricardo, Inc.
Ricardo Technologies, Challenges, and Solutions
Nov. 28 Thanksgiving Recess ***** NO SEMINAR *****
Dec. 5 Karl Iwahashi
ResMed Technologies
Motor Challenges for Special Health Care Products
Dec. 12 Lab Symposium
Delphi Electronics
***** NO SEMINAR *****