Vortragsreihe / July 30, 2019, 17:15 Uhr
Cluster-Vortragsreihe des Fraunhofer IISB: Leistungselektronik-Forschung
Gemeinsame Vortragsreihe des Bayerischen Clusters Leistungselektronik, des Fraunhofer IISB und des Leistungszentrums Elektroniksysteme
Electrical Power Group at Newcastle University, UK
Prof. Volker Pickert, Newcastle, UK
The Electrical Power Group (EP) at Newcastle University, UK, counts 100 researchers and with this workforce EP is UK’s largest academic research group in the field of Electrical Power. The Group is involved in activities from Nano Watts to Giga Watts and holds various Research Centres. EP covers four research strands: power electronics, electrical machines, control, and power systems. All four strands are mainly applied to transport, smart grid and highvolume goods applications. 60% of the Group funding comes directly from industry. With an additional 110 MSc students, EP is running one of the oldest and largest MSc programmes in Electrical Power in the UK. The presentation will provide an overview of recent research projects that have been delivered by the Group.