AVL is the world’s largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for various applications, such as passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and vehicle integration.In the field of power electronics, AVL offers innovative solutions for inverter testing without e-motor, as well as simulation solutions and dedicated R&D services.Do not hesitate to check out our on-demand webinars to find out more !
dSPACE is the leading provider of engineering tools for developing and testing mechatronic control systems. With a broad portfolio and cutting-edge technology for rapid control prototyping (RCP) and hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) testing, dSPACE is in high demand as a development partner in the automotive industry, aerospace, and industrial automation. In the areas of power electronics and electromobility, dSPACE provides state-of-the-art FPGA technology as well as preconfigured simulation models, including the dSPACE Automotive Simulation Models (ASM) based on Simulink®, and FPGA modeling toolkits based on Xilinx® System Generator (XSG). Generic approaches using topology-based implementations are also available (dSPACE Electrical Power Systems Simulation Package), as well as electronic load modules for testing power electronics systems at full power.
EGSTON Power Electronics
Austrian-based EGSTON Power Electronics offers a revolutionary Digital Power Amplifier System for P-HIL applications. This system offers a full span bandwidth of 5kHz and can generate harmonics up to 15kHz. A modular design allows power ratings up to 1,2 MVA. The COMPISO P-HIL System offers full flexibility and can be used as an AC source/sink, DC source/sink, smart grid, aerospace grid, PV-panel, battery or electrical machine emulator.
EPE’21 ECCE Europe – Ghent
The Power Electronics community will gather in Ghent, Belgium, from 6 to 10 September 2021, to exchange views on research progress and technological developments in the various topics related to Power Electronics and Adjustable Speed Drives.
The 23rd European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications will be organised in Euregio Benelux, slightly extended within Germany with the kind collaboration of RWTH Aachen. The region is at the crossroads of Europe, includes one of its Capitals and has always been an important centre of culture, science, humanities, trade and industry, radiating to whole Europe and the world.
Furthermore, for the EPE ECCE Europe conference and its community, it will be coming back to the country where it all began, in 1985 in Brussels.
EPE’22 ECCE Europe – Hannover
EPE ECCE Europe 2022 will be held in Hannover, centrally located in Germany. The region is home of companies like Volkswagen and Enercon and is at the forefront of the transition to E-Mobility and of Energiewende as a whole. The trade fairs at Hannover have made the city famous in engineering disciplines worldwide. Hannover can be reached easily by high-speed trains, by air and by car.
Grid Solutions, a GE Renewable Energy business, serves customers globally with over 17,000 employees in approximately 80 countries. Grid Solutions helps enable utilities and industry to effectively manage electricity from the point of generation to the point of consumption, helping to maximize the reliability, efficiency and resilience of the grid. For more about GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business, visit www.gegridsolutions.com.
MathWorks is the developer of MATLAB and Simulink, the leading software for engineers modeling and developing embedded software for controlling the power electronics at the heart of renewable energy and power transmission, efficient motor control, and electric vehicle powertrains.
Mersen provides power management solutions in the field of overcurrent protections, air & water cooling, busbar connections and power capacitors.
In order to address the increase of both DC voltage and current ratings in hybrid or full electric battery-powered marine applications, Mersen has developed a complete range of DC fuses, hybrid pyro-based protections and resettable DC power relays, specifically developed to match these new requirements, up to 1,500Vdc. These solutions offer a robust and reliable electric protection to manage possible overloads and short-circuits, with a full coverage of any fault condition management for ultimate safety of both passengers and power equipment.
OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES is the leading provider of open Real-Time Digital Simulators to design, test and validate complex controls for electrical, electro-mechanical and power electronic systems. OPAL-RT simulators are used by engineers and researchers at leading manufacturers, utilities, universities and research centres around the world.
PCIM Europe is the international leading exhibition and conference for power electronics and its fields of application. Industry experts amongst others from industrial and automotive electronics, focus on this specialist field. The exhibition covers the entire supply chain: from the component up to drive electronics, packaging and the final intelligent system.
Powersys is a worldwide engineering software and services company providing global solutions for electrification at industry, research and education involved in Electrical Vehicle and Grid applications.
By a combination of the best relevant software on the market and our skill staff engineers, we offer to local and global clients the most flexible solution for studies applicable to:
- Electrical powers systems and networks (transmission, distribution, generation, industrial & renewable energy plants)
- Power electronics at component level (controllers, converters)
- Power electronics at system level (motor drive systems, wire harness, in-vehicle and avionics network)
- Electromagnetics (motor, generator, transformer, actuator)
- Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Our headquarter is based in the South of France and we have local offices in the USA (California & Michigan), Canada, India (Chennai & Bangalore), and Germany.
Speedgoat offers state-of-the-art solutions for customers working in the power electronics domain to fast-track their R&D activities, especially towards innovations in motors, power converters, and battery systems. Speedgoat’s rapid control prototyping and hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulators – that can run and test complex controls and electrical HIL simulations with a bandwidth of several MHz – enable our customers to remain in the forefront of technological advancements in electrification.
SuperGrid Institute is an independent research and innovation centre, dedicated to the development of the future power transmission grids. One of the main focuses of our R&D is Power Electronics and Converters, covering innovative topologies and control systems which enable us to build highly efficient MVDC and HVDC power converters, notably for use in DC/DC conversion. Our mission is to facilitate the interconnection of renewable power resources and enable the transportation of energy on a very large scale.
The Ampère house – Museum of electricity
The Ampère house is located at 15 km from center of Lyon in a very nice village with panoramic view on the valley of the Saône river.
It was here, that André-Marie Ampère grew up and that his scientific genius was fostered. A first section contains family mementos, recounting the life of Ampère and his family. Then, you will experience the interactive discovery of the electricity and magnetism experiments designed by Ampère and the scientists of his time.
And finally, you will relive the scientific progress that marked the discovery of electricity, its properties and its many applications. Several hundred of electrical equipment are exhibited such as Ramsden electrostatic machine, Leyden Jar, Coulomb’s balance, Volta’s battery …
In 2020, it will be a special opportunity to honor the memory of the great scientist during the year of the bicentenary of electrodynamic: www.ampere2020.fr
Typhoon HIL Inc.
Typhoon HIL Inc. is the market and technology leader in the rapidly-growing field of ultra-high-fidelity controller-Hardware-in-the-Loop (C-HIL) simulation for power electronics, microgrids, and distribution networks. We provide industry-proven, vertically integrated test solutions along with highest-quality customer support. The company was founded in 2008 and since then has been creating products distinguished by the ultimate ease of use, unrivaled performance, leading-edge technology, and affordability.