Public Seminars

EPECentre hosts public seminars throughout the year, presented by staff, students and special guests.

2020

DateTimePresenter(s)TitleLocation
6 May   Dr Bill Heffernan Trapezoidal Current Generator for an Electromagnetic Groundwater Flowmeter Online 
6 May    Ben Mitchell  System Identification for an Electromagnetic Groundwater Flowmeter Online 
30 June  3 pm Euan McGill and speakers from WEL Networks and Waipa Networks  A stochastic method for assessing the impact of electric vehicles in low voltage distribution networks
EEA & EPECentre Winter Seminar 1 - Future Networks
Online 
21 July  3 pm Speakers from Unison, Electra
and ABB 
EEA & EPECentre Winter Seminar 2 - Emerging Technology Online 
25 August  3 pm Dr Nurzhan Nursultanov and speakers from Unison, Horizon and Powerco  EEA & EPECentre Winter Seminar 3 - Asset Management Online
29 September 3 pm Dr Sharee McNab and speakers from Transpower, Powerco and consulting. EEA & EPECentre Winter Seminar 4 - Asset Projects Online
24 November 11:30 am Dr Sharee McNab and Dr Josh Schipper EV Hosting Capability Workshop Online

2019

DatePresenterTitleLocation
21 May Dr Dougal McQueen The potential for pumped hydro energy storage in New Zealand E14 Lecture Theatre, Engineering Core
13 August Dr Sharee McNab & Euan McGill DGHost to EVHost: Impacts of Photovoltaic Generation and Electric Vehicles on Electricity Distribution Networks E14 Lecture Theatre, Engineering Core
26 August Dr Wallace Vosloo High Voltage Insulation and environmental considerations E14 Lecture Theatre, Engineering Core
16 October Dr Richard Strahan Designing brushless motors and levitating heavy things E14 Lecture Theatre, Engineering Core