Events of the PEL chapter

Upcoming Events 2019

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Past Events 2019

March 29th, 2019

Workshop participants

Swiss IEEE PELS and IES Chapters will organize joint workshop on "Power Electronics SW Development and Testing Tools" at location of ABB Switzerland, in Turgi. Workshop will include speakers from the ABB, PLEXIM, IMPERIX, SPEEDGOAT, Typhoon HIL. Program of a day, confirmed speakers and talks are:

13:30 - 14:00: Welcome reception

Prof. Drazen Dujic (IEEE PELS Chairman) and Dr. Luca Dalessandro (IEEE IES Chairman)

14:00 - 15:30: Presentations (15 minutes each):

Mr. Mathieu Giroux, ABB Medium Voltage Drives, "HIL Simulators in ABB MV Drives: Main Benefits and Challenges"

Mr. Erich Scheiben, ABB Traction, "ABB traction Software Testing"

Dr. Jost Allmeling, PLEXIM, "High-Fidelity Real-Time Simulation of Power Converters Using Sub-Cycle Average Models"

Dr. Nicolas Cherix, IMPERIX, "HIL Simulation Versus System Prototyping: Challenges of Modern Applications"

Mr. Christoph Schaub, Typhoon HIL, "Test Automation in Model Based Lifecycle Process"

Dr. Carlos Villegas, Speedgoat, "HIL Testing and Controls for Power Electronics Made Easy with Speedgoat Real-Time Solutions"

15:30 - 15:45: Break

15:45 - 16:30: Discussion

Panel discussion with all the speakers will be moderated by Dr. Wim van der Merwe (ABB Medium Voltage Drives)

16:30 - 17-30: Apero and networking

Presentations are available on the links integrated into companies' names.

Date: March 29, 2019

Location:  Aubrücke Restaurant, ABB, CH-5300, Turgi

Time: 13:30 - 17:30h


March 14th, 2019

Under the auspices of the IEEE Swiss Power Electronics Chapter, Prof. Drazen Dujic from Power Electronics Laboratory of EPFL will host a lecture on:

Testing of Power Converters at the end of The Production Line Using the Virtual Load Concept with Common Mode Active Filtering Features

 by

Prof. Radu Bojoi

Date: March 14, 2019

Location:  ELH 114, EPFL, CH-1015, Lausanne

Time: 11:00 - 12:00h

Details are available in the pdf file. Presentation slides will be made available after the presentation.

January, 2019

Under the auspices of the IEEE Swiss Power Electronics Chapter, Prof. Drazen Dujic from Power Electronics Laboratory of EPFL will host a lecture on:

Protection of Multi-Terminal HVDC Grids

 by

Prof. Maryam Saeedifard

Date: January 15, 2019

Location:  MEB 010, EPFL, CH-1015, Lausanne

Time: 11:00 - 12:00h

Details are available in the pdf file. Presentation slides are available in the pdf file.