Course Program

Wednesday, 31.05.17

17:00 - 20:00     Registration and Welcome Get Together at ETP

Thursday, 01.06.17

09:00 - 09:15     Opening, Welcome and Introduction to the Course Programme (Prof. E. Baake)

09:15 - 10:00     Presentation of the Institute of Electrotechnology (ETP) (Prof. B. Nacke)

10:00 - 10:30     Presentation of the Department of Control and System Analysis, State Technical University of Samara (Prof. Y. Pleshivtseva)

10.30 - 12:00     Short presentation of their research topics by the PhD students (10 minutes each)

12:00 - 13:30     Lunch at the Mensa of LUH

13:30 - 15:00     Short presentation of their research topics by the PhD students (10 minutes each)

15:00 - 15:30     Coffee break

15:30 - 16:00    Forming of 3 working groups on the basis of the presentations, taking into account the fields of interest and the personal wishes of the participants. The existing  common research interests will be evaluated as well. Short introduction to the working program.

The 3 working groups are oriented to three different topics:

A.    Design Optimization in Induction heating (supervisor: Prof. B. Nacke)                                  

B.    Electromagnetic steering (supervisor: Prof. E. Baake)                                  

C.    Optimal Control of Induction Heating Processes (supervisor: Prof. Y. Pleshivtseva)

16:00 - 17:30     Tour around the laboratories of ETP (Prof. E. Baake / Prof. B. Nacke)

17:30                   Barbecue in the yard in front of ETP

Friday, 02.06.17

09.00 - 12.30     Presentations of the 3 topics by the supervisors of the groups:

 A.      Design Optimization in Induction heating (Prof. B. Nacke)

Introduction, theoretical background, scientific state of the art, calculation methods, design rules, selected examples of practical applications and problems.

 B.      Electromagnetic Steering (Prof. E. Baake)

Introduction, theoretical background, calculation methods, design rules, selected examples of practical applications and problems.

 C.      Optimal Control of Induction Heating Processes (Prof. Y. Pleshivtseva)

Introduction, theoretical background, scientific state of the art, calculation methods, design rules, selected examples of practical applications and problems.

Coffee break in between

The main aim of the presentations is to give all participants the same level of knowledge in the different topics, to create further interest and to stimulate them for the work in the groups.

12:30 - 14:00     Lunch at the Mensa of LUH

14:00 - 15:30     The 3 different groups start to work in parallel under the guidance of the supervisors.

The detailed contents of the work in the groups are defined primarily by the supervisors but it can be influenced by the participants.

15:30 - 16:00     Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30    Continuation of project work in the different groups

19:00                 Walk through the Old Town of Hanover including visiting of a local pub

Saturday, 03.06.17

09.00 - 12:00     Continuation of project work in the different groups

Coffee break in between

12:00 - 13:30     Lunch at a restaurant near ETP

Afternoon free time

Sunday, 04.06.17         Free time

Monday, 05.06.17

09.00 - 12:00     Continuation of project work in the different groups

Coffee break in between

12:00 - 13:30     Lunch at the Mensa of LUH

13:30 - 17:00     Finalizing the project work and preparation of presentations by the 3 groups

Coffee break in between

Free evening

Tuesday, 06.06.17

09:00 - 09:30    Presentation and discussion of the results by group A. Design optimization in induction heating

09:30 - 10:00     Presentation and discussion of the results by group B. Electromagnetic steering

10:30 - 11:00    Presentation and discussion of the results by group C. Optimal control of induction heating processes

11:00 - 11:30     Coffee break

11:30 - 12:00     Final discussion

12:00 - 12:30     Distribution of certifications and closing remarks

12:30 - 14:00     Lunch at the Mensa of LUH

End of the UIE Intensive Course for PhD Students

18:00 - 21.00     Registration and Welcome Reception at UIE-Congress 2017