The tutorials will be organized on Monday 17 September 2018. The tutorials will take place at the Faculty of Power and Electrical Engineering of Riga Technical University, which is almost right next to Exhibition Centre.

Tutorial #1:

Full day

Designing with SiC & GaN Devices With Emphasis on EMC & Safety Considerations

Dr. Supratim Basu, Prof. Tore Undeland & Prof. Jorma Kyyrä

Tutorial #2:

Full day

Fast Charging Ready? Infrastructure, Topologies and Key Enabling Components

Prof. R. W. De Doncker, Prof. D. U. Sauer, RWTH-ISEA and E.ON ERC

Tutorial #3:


Control for Grid-Friendly Power Converter Systems

Frede Blaabjerg, Yonheng Yang, Aalborg Universtiy, Denmark; Yi Tang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Tutorial #4:

Full day

Stability Analysis and Damping of Grid-Converter Interactions

Lennart Harnefors, ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden; Xiongfei Wang, Aalborg University, Denmark; Mats Larsson, ABB Corporate Research, Baden, Switzerland

Tutorial #5:

Full day


Tutorial #6:

Full day

Modular Multilevel Converters – MMC: Principles, Design, Control, Modelling and HVDC Applications

Kamran Sharifabadi- Technology Adviser: Power Grid & Regulatory Affairs – Statoil, Norway, Staffan Norrga, Hans Peter Nee, KTH, Lennart Harnefors – Professor, ABB Corporate Research, Västerås and KTH, Sweden, Remus Teodorescu – Professor, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark

Tutorial #7:


Capacitors in Power Electronics Applications – Passive and Active Capacitive DC Links

Huai Wang, Haoran Wang, Center of Reliable Power Electronics (CORPE), Aalborg University, Denmark

Tutorial #8:


Thermal and Reliability Modelling of Power Electronics Systems

Amir Sajjad Bahman, Francesco Iannuzzo, Center of Reliable Power Electronics (CORPE), Aalborg University, Denmark

Tutorial #9:


Permanent Magnet Machine Design and Applications

Prof. Bulent Sarlioglu, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison