News 2014

14th November 2014 

DC & S PhD student Gautham Ram will be a speaker at this year's TedxDelft Award to be held November 28th, 2014. More information can be found here

3rd November 2014 

DC & S PhD student Gautham Ram was featured on the university magazine Delta. The issue can be seen here

24th September 2014

Todor Todorcevic got the best poster award at the 16th International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference and Exposition (PEMC) held in Antalya/Turkey on 21-24 September, 2014. 
His paper was titled 'Efficiency Improvements Using SIC MOSFETs In A DC-DC Modular Multilevel Converter For Renewable Energy Extraction'. 

2nd July 2014 

The second DC&S research day was held at the Art Centre, Delft on 2nd July 2014. The goal of the event was on “Identifying research areas of DC&S group” and “Identifying chances and research trends”. The workshops were facilitated by Wytske Inggamer who is the Internal Communications Advisor and Confidential Advisor of the 3mE faculty at TU Delft.

15th May 2014   

DC & S PhD student Gautham Ram won the second place in the IHC-Merwede Teamwork Price 2014 along with a team of 4 students from TU Delft and TU Eindhoven
Solar car racing team Nuna won the first price in the same competition
http://universiteitsfonds.tudelft.nl/2014/05/nuna-7-wint-ufd-ihc-merwede-teamworkprijs/

5th May 2014  

Armando Rodrigo Mor, assistant professor of the DC&S group, completed his "University Teaching Qualification" last month. Laura Ramírez Elizondo, assistant professor of the DC&S group, will start her "University Teaching Qualification" this summer.

April 2014  

DC & S PhD student Gautham Ram and his team of 4 students from TU Delft and TU Eindhoven have been featured in the NRG Magazine April edition 2014. The article titled - 'Turning deserts into gold' describes the idea of integrating large scale renewable energy in the furture electricty grids using silicon as a energy storage buffer. The magazine can be accessed online  here

4th March 2014 

PhD student Rodrigo Teixeira Pinto successfully defended his PhD thesis titled - 'Multi-terminal DC Networks - System integration, dynamic and control'  

 

14th February 2014  

DC&S Research Colloquium happened on February 13th from 12:00 to 15:30 at the EEMCS Building, TU Delft at LB 01.220. Pavol Bauer presented the goal of the group and all the researchers and PhDs presented their current research work.

10th February 2014  

DC&S Research Colloquium will take place on February 13th from 12:00 to 15:30 at the EEMCS Building, TU Delft
 

13th January 2014  

The DC & S group has been featured in the university magazine DELTA
http://www.delta.tudelft.nl/article/lab-of-direct-current-systems-storage/27681

 

November 2013  

DC & S PhD student Gautham Ram won the NRG Battle 2013 along with a team of 4 students from TU Delft and TU Eindhoven. He proposed the use of sand and elemental silicon as an energy storage buffer for the future electricity grid 
www.nrgbattle.nl/article/article/final_round_nrg_battle/