Technical scope

Theme A - Power electronics

A1 – New power semiconductor devices and their practical application
A2 – High-frequency  converters and power supplies
A3 – Novel converter topologies and applications
A4 – Matrix and multi-level converters
A5 – Power converter control and drive circuits
A6 – EMC and power quality
A7 – Thermal management and reliability
A8 – Passive components and sensors
A9 – Converter packaging

Theme B – Machines

B1 – Induction machines
B2 – Synchronous machines
B3 – Reluctance machines
B4 – Permanent magnet machines
B5 – Actuators and linear machines
B6 – Magnetic and insulation materials
B7 – Manufacturing processes
B8 – Monitoring, diagnostics and prognostics

Theme C – Drives and control

C1 – Drive system modelling and efficiency
C2 – Advanced and sensorless machine control
C3 – Fault-tolerant drives
C4 – Integrated drives
C5 – Sensors, condition monitoring and prognostics
C6 – Thermal management

Theme D – Transportation

D1 – Automotive systems (inc electric, fuel cell, hybrid)
D2 – Aerospace systems
D3 – Rail transportation systems
D4 – Marine propulsion, drives and power systems

Theme E - Energy systems

E1 – Renewable Energy Sources
E2 – HVDC
E3 – Smart Grids and Microgrids
E4 – Distributed Generation
E5 – Energy Management Strategies and Efficient Power Networks
E6 – Energy Storage and Fuel Cells
E7 – Energy Systems Resilience and Cyber Security
E8 – FACTS
E9 – Power Electronic Converters for Energy Systems

Theme F - Manufacturing processes

F1 – Manufacturing Design & Simulation 
F2 – Automated manufacturing & Assembly line advancements 
F3 – Additive manufacturing
F4 – IoT devices (sensors, actuators, transducers etc)
F5 – Connected Digital Factory
F6 – Supply chain development and advanced logistic systems
F7 – Design for disassembly and Sustainable manufacturing
F8 – Test and Validation

Theme G – Special and Extreme applications

G1 – Power electronics
G2 – Machines
G3 – Drives and control
G4 – Systems