FEBRUARY

High Speed Megawatt Class Motor and High Frequency Variable Speed Drive System
Paulo Guedes-Pinto, Director, Design Center and R&D - TECO - Westinghouse
Monday, February 19, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035

Recent Research in Power System Optimization: Approximation Error Quantification, Feasible Space Computation, and Convex Relaxations
Daniel K. Molzahn, Computational Engineer, Argonne National Laboratory, Energy System Division
Monday, February 26, 3:00PM-4:00PM, WEB 236C


MARCH

Advance Power System Analytics Induced by Smart Technology - Software Tools and Consulting Services Evolution
Hala N. Ballouz, P.E., President, Electric Power Engineers, Inc.

Monday, March 5, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035

Geohazards and GICs: How Can Space Weather and the Earth's Geology Affect the Power Grid?
Jenn Gannon, GMD Division at Computational Physics, Inc.
Monday, March 19, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035

High Power Medium Voltage Variable Frequency Motor Drives
Manish Verma & Todd O'Neal, TMEIC
Monday, March 26, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035


APRIL

Advances in Modeling and Analysis of Three-Phase Electricity Distribution Networks
Nikolaos Gatsis, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at San Antonio
Monday, April 16, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035

Managing Power in Micro Grids with Renewable Sources and Storage
Natarajan Gautam, Industrial and System Engineering, Texas A&M University
Monday, April 30, 3:00PM-4:00PM, ETB 1035