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PEMD 2018

The 9th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives

17 - 19 April 2018 | Liverpool ACC, Liverpool, UK

CPD 18 hours
 

Programme

 

Tuesday 17 April 2018

08:30

Registration and refreshments

Exhibition opens

09:30

Chair’s welcome and introduction

Maamar Benarous, Chief Engineer - Motors and Drives, United Technologies Aerospace Systems, UK

09:35

Keynote - Electrification of aircraft: Next frontiers form electric and hybrid propulsion to flying cars

Professor Bulent Sarlioglu, Associate Professor, Associate Director of Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium (WEMPEC), University of Wisconsin, USA

10:20

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 1

10:50

Session 1

12:15

Lunch and exhibition

Poster session 1

13:15

Session 2

15:10

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 1

15:40

Session 3

17:15 -
19:15

Welcome drinks reception

PEMD Exhibition, the ACC

 
Wednesday 18 April 2018

08:30

Morning refreshments and exhibition

09:00

Keynote - X-by-wire automotive electric drives - the challenges of the era of autonomous driving

Alastair McQueen, Vice President, Global Systems Engineering, Electric Power Steering, ZF Friedrichshafen, UK

09:45

Movement break

09:50

Session 1

11:15

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 2

12:00

Session 2

13:40

Lunch and exhibition

Poster session 2

14:40

Tutorial session 1 - Advanced modelling for energy efficient design

Marius Rosu, Ansys Inc., USA

Session sponsored by Ansys

Tutorial session 2 - The future of power electronics below 600V

Hosted by the PEMD Technical Professional Network

Tutorial session 3 - High voltage challenges of power electronics

Professor Ian Cotton, University of Manchester, UK

15:40

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 2

16:00

Session 3

17:40

Close of day 2

19:00

PEMD Conference dinner

Liverpool Cathedral

 
Thursday 19 April 2018

09:00

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 3

09:30

Session 1

11:15

Refreshments and exhibition

Poster session 3

12:00

Session 2

13:20

Lunch and exhibition

Poster session 3

14:40

Session 3

16:30

Chairman's closing remarks

16:35

Close of conference

Programme is correct at time of publication. Topics and speakers are subject to change.

Sponsors

Exhibitors