Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar Series

Delivering power electronic solutions for transmission and connection of renewables around the world

Speaker

Dr Graeme Bathurst

Institute

Vice-President, Rongxin Huiko (RXPE), Manchester, UK

Time & Place

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:00:00 NZDT in E14, Engineering Core Block

Abstract

Graeme did his B.Eng and PhD at Canterbury in the 90's before heading off overseas for 18 months - now some 18 years ago!

His company RXPE specialises in the delivery of large scale power electronic solutions for transmission systems and the connection of renewables. He is here to give a short overview of some of his projects in the UK and Africa, and some of the developments in the industry including the GW scale of VSC-HVDC in China.