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Group Seminars

26 October 2017
3-5pm, MB231 
Speaker 1:
Petr Vorobev, MIT
Title: 
Stability and Control of Microgrids: Towards Plug-and-Play Architectures

5 July 2017
4-5pm, Northwing F3 Meeting Room
Speaker: Kailong Liu, Queen's University Belfast   
Title: Advanced charging strategies for Lithium-Ion batteries in electric vehicles 

3 July 2017
1-3pm, Main Building MB241, lunch in MB245
Speaker: Professor Okyay Kaynak, Bogazici University    
Title: Science, Technology and Industry, Quo Vadis? 

30 June 2017
1-3pm, Main Building MB651, Sumpner Lecture Theatre, lunch in  MB603 
Speaker: 
Professor Dan M. Ionel, University of Kentucky   
Title: Light and Ultra-light Electric Machines

22 June 2017
2pm to 3pm, Northwing 3rd floor Meeting Room
Speaker 1:
Dr Xiangping Chen
Title:
Bio-fuel Micro Tri-generation with Energy Storage System (BMT-ESS)
Speaker 2:
Fulong Li
Title:
Active DC Bus Signaling Control Method for Coordinating Multiple Energy Storage Devices in DC Microgrid

24 March 2017
10-11am, Main 552 
Speaker: 
Professor Jack Hynds   
Title: The challenges in implementing green electric cars  

16 March 2017
1:30-2pm, Northwing 3rd floor 304 
Speaker: 
Dr Christopher Spargo, Durham University  
Title: Electrical Machine Research at Durham

13 March 2017
11am-12pm, Northwing 3rd floor 304 
Speaker: 
Dr Slerk Yang, Queen's University Belfast 
Title: Advanced meta-heuristic methods and the applications to power system scheduling considering plug-in electric vehicles 


28 Febrary 2017
1-2pm, EBRI Seminar Room 
Speaker: 
Dr X. Chen 
Title: Bio-fuel Tri-Generation with Energy Storage System

16 Febrary 2017
2-5pm, Northwing 3rd floor 304 
Speaker: 
Prof. W. P. Cao
Title: Academic Writing Exercises 

27 October 2016
2pm to 3pm, Northwing 3rd floor meeting Room
Speaker 1:
Fulong Li
Title:
DC Microgrid with DC Bus Signalling control
Speaker 2:
Shubo Hu, Dalian University of Technology
Title:
Power System Dispatch with Uncertainty

14 October 2016
11-12pm, Northwing 3rd floor 304 
Speaker: 
Prof. Yan Liang, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Title: 
Development of high-performance electromagnetic spherical actuators

18 August 2016
2pm to 3pm, Northwing 3rd floor meeting Room
Speaker 1:
Yu Song, Beijing Institute of Technology
Title:
Operating Characteristics Study of a Diesel Engine Based on a Free-Piston Linear Generator with Test Results
Speaker 2:
Zheng Liu
Title:
Stray flux based health monitoring of induction machines

17 June 2016
2-3:30pm, Northwing 3rd floor meeting Room     
Speaker 1:
Boru Jia, Newcastle University
Title: Free-Piston Engine Generators
Speaker 2: Dr Sajjad Fekriasl, Principal Technologist of Smart Grids Research and Technology from GE Grid Solutions
Title:
Application of Advanced Control in Voltage-Sourced Converters (VSCs)        

23 May 2016
2-3pm, Northwing 3rd floor meeting Room
Speaker:
Dr Qiao Zhang from IMRA
Title:
High-Performance Converters for HEVs

26 April 2016
3-4pm, Ground floor Seminar Room, EBRI Building
Speaker:
Prof. Seungho Hong from Hanyang University of South Korea
Title:
Demand response and energy management
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14 April 2016
2-3pm, Northwing 3rd Floor meeting Room
Speaker 1:
Arash Amiri
Title:
Thermal Aspects of a Low Cost Power Electronic Converter for High Capacity, Smart Residential Distribution Networks
Speaker 2:
Nan Yang
Title:
Asymmetrical Rotor Design for a Synchronous Machine Based on Surrogate Optimisation Algorithm

25 February 2016
3-4pm, Northwing 3rd Floor meeting Room
Speaker 1: Ruichi Wang, Zhejiang University
Title: A Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum based PWM strategy for dc-dc converter with EMI mitigation and communication
Speaker 2: Zhengzhao He
Title: High-Step-Up and High-Efficiency Flyback- Forward Asymmetrical DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic Power System with Active Clamping Circuit