AGENDA

All Times are Eastern Daylight Time. All Schedules are Live, Simulive or On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions.

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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Tutorials (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 9:25 AMT1: Modelling and Control of Automotive Grade Interior Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
9:00 AM - 9:25 AMT2: Challenges and Solutions of Smart Solid State Transformer
9:00 AM - 9:25 AMT3: GaN-Based Power Converter Ecosystem Design: Magnetics, Gate Driver IC, and Applications
9:30 AM - 9:55 AMT4: Physics-based Modeling and Control of PWM Converters
9:30 AM - 9:55 AMT5: Grid-forming Inverters, Virtual Synchronous Machines, and Power Electronics-enabled Autonomous Power Systems
9:30 AM - 9:55 AMT6: Preparing for the Opportunities and Challenges of WBG-Based Motor Drives

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Tutorials (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
10:00 AM - 10:25 AMT7: Design Considerations for Large Format Lithium-ion Battery Systems
10:00 AM - 10:25 AMT8: Application of Topology Optimization Techniques in Innovative Motor Design
10:00 AM - 10:25 AMT9: High-efficient, High-reliable Energy Storage Power Conversion Systems (PCS) for Increased Renewable Energy and Electric Vehicle Integration
10:30 AM - 10:55 AMT10: Electrical Insulation Stresses in PWM-driven Electric Machines
10:30 AM - 10:55 AMT11: Electric Powertrain: Energy Systems, Power Electronics and Drives for Hybrid, Electric and Fuel Cell Vehicles
10:30 AM - 10:55 AMT12: Design and Integration of Photovoltaic and Energy Storage Converters

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Tutorials (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 11:25 AMT13: Analysis, Simulation, and Implementation of Vector Control: An Extremely Low-Cost Laboratory
11:00 AM - 11:25 AMT14: Health-conscious Fast Charging Strategies and Battery Management Systems for Electrified Autonomous Transportation

8:30 AM - 10:45 AM

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Plenary Sessions (Live)
8:30 AM - 10:45 AMOpening & Plenary Session
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Product & Services Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMEGSTON Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMMathWorks Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMON Semiconductor Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMROHM Dedicated Product & Service Session

11:00 AM - 12:40 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-1-A: Prof. Tom Lipo Memorial Session 1 (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-2: SiC Power Converters-based Grid Infrastructure: Technologies, Challenges, and Grid Applications (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-3: Electric Vehicles: Implementation and Grid Interactive Applications (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
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Sessions (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS1: Machines for Transportation
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS2: Power Converter Controls in Wind and PV Systems
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS3: DC-DC Converters - Switched Capacitors and Datacenter Applications
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS4: Wide-bandgap Semiconductors 1
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS5: High Speed and Bearingless Machines
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS6: Power Converters for Solar Energy
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS7: Isolated DC-DC Converters
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS8: Modern Tools for Detecting and Identifying Electrical System Parameters or Attacks
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS9: Optimization in Electric Machines
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS10: Optimization and Sizing of Energy Storage Systems
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS11: DC-DC Converters for Electric Transportation
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS12: Wide-bandgap Semiconductors 2

1:30 PM - 3:10 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-4: Recent Successes in Accelerating the Adoption of Wide Bandgap Power Electronics (Zoom starts at 2:50 pm)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-5: Standard Development for Power Electronics Systems / Products (Zoom starts at 2:50 pm)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-6: Testing in the EV World - Simulators, Emulator, Dyno Based and Vehicle Level Testing - Technologies, Trends, and Thoughts (Zoom starts at 2:50 pm)

9:00 AM - 10:45 AM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS1-B: Prof. Lipo’s Memorial Session 2 (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-7: Adoption and Use of Standards in the Industrial Drives and in the Renewable Energy Grid Integration (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-8-A: Cybersecurity in Power Electronics (Zoom only)
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Posters (with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMP1: NVH, Reliability and Machine Diagnostics
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMP2: EV Charging Infrastructure
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMP3: DC-DC Converters 1
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMP4: Emerging Technologies and Applications
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMP5: Electric Machines Materials, Losses, Thermal, Manufacturing, Modelling Issues
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMP6: Direct Drive, Actuators, Magnetic Gearing and Non-conventional Machines
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMP7: DC-DC Converters 2
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMP8: Converters for AC and DC Microgrids
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMP9: Electric Machines (IPMSM and Synchronous Reluctance)
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMP10: Transportation Electrification and Battery Management Systems
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMP11: AC-DC Converters and AC-AC Converters (Topology, Modulation, Control)
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMP12: Solid State Transformers, V2G, and Power Converter Control
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Product & Services Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMEGSTON Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMMathWorks Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMON Semiconductor Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMROHM Dedicated Product & Service Session

11:00 AM - 12:40 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-8-B: Cybersecurity in Power Electronics (Zoom only)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-9: Innovation Through Failing Better (Zoom Only)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-10-A: Sustainable Energy Systems and Opportunities for Power Electronics (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
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Posters (with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMP13: Electric Machine Applications in Automotive, Aerospace, Renewable, Robotics
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMP14: Converters for Renewable Energy
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMP15: DC-AC Converters
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMP16: Statistical Methods Applied to Power Electronics System Applications
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMP17: Electric Machines (Synchronous, Induction, Switched Reluctance, Flux-Switching)
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMP18: Controls in Alternative Energy Applications
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMP19: Multilevel Converters (Topology, Modulation, Control)
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMP20: Grid Interactive Converters
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMP21: New Technologies, Sensors, Reliability and Testing for Electric Drives
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMP22: Microgrid Applications
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMP23: Power Quality, Reliability, Diagnostics and Fault Analysis
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMP24: Converter Control and Modeling 1

1:30 PM - 3:10 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-10-B: Sustainable Energy Systems and Opportunities for Power Electronics (Zoom starts at 2:50 pm)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-11: Powering the Future: Criticality of System Engineering for E-Mobility and Automated Vehicles (Zoom Only)
1:30 PM - 3:10 PMSS-12: Heavy-duty All-electric Urban Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) (Zoom starts at 2:50 pm)
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Posters (with Live Q&A Sessions)
1:30 PM - 2:00 PMP25: Control of Electric Drives
1:30 PM - 2:00 PMP26: Distributed Energy Resources and Utility Interactions
1:30 PM - 2:00 PMP27: Wide-bandgap Semiconductors
1:30 PM - 2:00 PMP28: Converter Control and Modeling 2
2:05 PM - 2:35 PMP29: Drive Applications
2:05 PM - 2:35 PMP30: Renewables and Energy Storage
2:05 PM - 2:35 PMP31: Gate Drivers, Modules and Packaging
2:05 PM - 2:35 PMP32: Converter Control and Modeling 3
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMP33: Magnetic and Insulating Materials and Thermal Management
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMP34: HVDC, FACTS, Implementation and Reliability of Power Converters
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMP35: Other Devices, Components, and Materials
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMP36: Power Converter EMI and Stability

9:00 AM - 10:45 AM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-13: Next Generation Power-Hardware-in-the-Loop (PHIL) Testing of Traction Inverters: Challenges and Opportunities (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-14-A: Power Electronics Intensive Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Implementation (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-15-A: Electric Propulsion for Future Aero and Space Vehicles (Zoom Only)
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Sessions (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS13: Additive and Alternative Manufacturing for Electric Machines
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS14: Renewable Energy and Hybrid Energy Storage Systems
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS15: DC-AC Three-Phase Converters
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS16: Gate Drivers and Driving Techniques
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS17: AC Machines and Drives
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS18: Microgrids 1
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS19: Multilevel Converters 1
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS20: Device and Module Packaging
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS21: Permanent Magnet Machines
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS22: Converters for Electric Vehicles
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS23: AC-DC and AC-AC Converters
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS24: Circuits and Topologies for Wind Power Conversion
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Product & Services Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMEGSTON Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMMathWorks Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMON Semiconductor Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMROHM Dedicated Product & Service Session

11:00 AM - 12:40 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-14-B: Power Electronics Intensive Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Implementation (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-15-B: Electric Propulsion for Future Aero and Space Vehicles (Zoom Only)
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Sessions (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS25: Thermal Analysis in Electric Machines
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS26: Grid-Connected Inverters
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS27: Multilevel Converters 2
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS28: Batteries and Battery Converters
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS29: Machine Diagnostics and Protection
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS30: Power Converter Control and Applications
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS31: AC-DC Power Converters
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS32: Microgrids 2
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS33: Switched Reluctance and Flux Switching Machines
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS34: Inverter-based Resources for Power Quality Enhancement
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS35: DC-DC Converters for Renewable Energy Applications
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS36: Utility Applications of Power Electronics

9:00 AM - 10:45 AM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-16: Industry vs Academia: Which Career Path is Right for You? - WITHDRAWN
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-17: Dealing with Public Health Emergence: Online Life and Advanced Technologies in Remote Education (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-18: Power Electronics Application in Standalone Wind/ Solar Based Distributed Generation System (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
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Sessions (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS37: Reliability, EMI and Fault Tolerance in Electric Drives
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS38: Multilevel Converters 3
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS39: Grid Interactive Converter Control
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMS40: Tools and Techniques for the Optimization and Protection of Power Electronic Systems
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS41: Predictive and Sensorless Control of Electric Drives
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS42: Wireless Power Transfer in Transportation
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS43: DC-AC Single-Phase Converters
9:35 AM - 10:05 AMS44: Reliability, Diagnostics and Fault Analysis
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS45: Multi-Phase Motor Drives
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS46: Control and Stability of Power Converters
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS47: High Frequency DC-DC Converters
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMS48: Wireless Power Transfer
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Product & Services Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMEGSTON Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMMathWorks Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMON Semiconductor Dedicated Product & Service Session
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMROHM Dedicated Product & Service Session

11:00 AM - 12:40 PM

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Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-19: HVdc/MVdc/MTdc Technologies and Benefits to Grid (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-20: Energy Access: Technologies, Impact and The Opportunity for PELS (Zoom Only)
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Sessions (On-Demand with Live Q&A Sessions)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS49: Noise, Vibration and Reliability in Electric Machines
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS50: Battery Management Systems
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS51: Power Converter Control
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMS52: Multilevel Converters 4
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS53: Design and Control of Electric Drives
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS54: Power Converter EMI
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS55: Predictive Control
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS56: Dual Active Bridge
11:35 AM - 12:05 PMS57: Protection Devices and Solid State Circuit Breakers
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS58: IPM and PM Motor Drives
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS59: Modelling and Stability of Converters and Systems
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS60: Multilevel Converter Control
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS61: Digital Control Implementation and Testing
12:10 PM - 12:40 PMS62: Electric Drivetrains

ON-DEMAND STUDENT DEMONSTRATIONS

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Student Sessions (On-Demand)
ECCE Student Demonstrations

FREE SESSIONS

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Awards Session (On-Demand)
Friday, October 9, 2020Awards Session
Networking Event
Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PMIAS-PELS Young Professionals Virtual Reception
Plenary Sessions (Live)
Monday, October 12, 2020, 8:30 AM - 10:45 AMOpening & Plenary Session
Special Sessions (Simulive with Live Q&A Sessions)
Monday, October 12, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-1-A: Prof. Tom Lipo Memorial Session 1 (Zoom starts at 12:20 pm)
Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS1-B: Prof. Lipo’s Memorial Session 2 (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 9:00 AM - 10:40 AMSS-17: Dealing with Public Health Emergence: Online Life and Advanced Technologies in Remote Education (Zoom starts at 10:20 am)
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:40 PMSS-20: Energy Access: Technologies, Impact and The Opportunity for PELS (Zoom Only)