Power Electronics & Electric Machines
Fall 2015 WEMPEC Seminars

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

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Date Presenters Seminar Title
Sept. 4
WEMPEC & WisPERC students & faculty
Orientation Seminar, 2:30 pm 2535 EH, WEMPEC Picnic, Rennebohm Park, Madison, 4-9 pm
Sept. 11 Lixaing Wei
Rockwell Automation – Standard Drives
Power Electronics Design Techniques in Adjustable Speed Drives
Sept. 18
Takashi Kato
Nissan Research Center
Technologies for Vehicle Electrification
Sept. 25
Tim Obermann
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp.
Milwaukee Tool – Power Electronics and Motors for Power Tool Applications
Oct. 2
Steve Stretz, Pete Wung, Jason Kreidler, Regal Beloit Enabling Technologies
Axial Flux Motor Development at Regal Beloit
Oct. 9
Mike Boost & Steve Franceschini
OECO Div. of Meggitt PLC
Aerospace Electrical Power Generation
Oct. 16
No Seminar Engineers Day Activities and Seminars
Oct. 23
Joe Tolkacz
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Use of Electrical Machines in Alternative Configurations for Automotive Traction
Oct. 30
Ajit Kane
Johnson Controls, Inc York Div
Large HVAC Drive Challenges
Nov. 6
Mahendra Muli, Vivek Moudgal
dSPACE, Inc.
Real-Time Controls Development Tools for Power Electronics
Nov. 13
Paulo Guedes-Pinto
TECO Westinghouse
VersaBridge: TWMC’s Innovative Medium Voltage Drive
Nov. 20
Michael Buehner
Woodward, Inc.
Woodward Energy Division – Electric Actuation
Nov. 27
Thanksgiving Recess
***** NO SEMINAR *****
Dec. 4
Jim Shoemaker, John Deere Technology Innovation Center Integration of Electric Power Conversion in Off- Road Equipment
Dec. 11
Paul Larsen
High Performance Computing in Transient Finite Element Analysis
Dec. 16
Lab Symposium
***** NO SEMINAR *****