Confirmed Speakers

Prof. Demercil de Souza Oliveira Júnior
Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil

Prof. Antônio Marcus Nogueira Lima
Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil

Prof. Maurício Beltrão
Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil

Prof. Leandro Michels
Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil

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School of Advanced Studies in Renewable Energy and Smart-Grid

During the 12th Seminar on Power Electronics and Control, the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte will realize the School of Advanced Science in Renewable Energy and Smart-Grid. In this event, the participants of SEPOC would interact with renowned authorities in an intensive one-week course in the city of Natal.
Graduate and undergraduate students, participants or not of the SEPOC 2019 are invited to apply. The application form as the deadline will be informed soon.


Paper submission - June, 15th - August, 31st

Paper acceptance - September, 27th

Final Paper - October, 5th

The 12th Seminar on Power Electronics and Control will take place in Natal/RN, Brazil, from 27 to 30 October, 2019. It’s hosted and organized by the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN) Student Branch PELS/IAS Joint Chapter. The group associated to IEEE is formed by undergraduate and graduate students from UFRN, was created in October 2018 and is focused on the areas of power electronics and industrial applications.

The seminar's objective is to provide interaction between academia and industry to discuss the latest cutting-edge technologies on Power Electronics and Control and their applications. Authors are invited to submit original research work according to the topics listed below.

  • Power Electronics topologies and design         
  • Modeling, control and design of renewable energy conversion systems
  • Electrical machines design, control and drives   Control theory and applications
  • Power systems analysis, modeling, operation and control
  • Smart grid, grid protection and energy quality
  • Distributed energy planning, management and expansion
  • Efficiency, technologies and reliability of electronic equipments
  • Topologies and control for smart lighting systems
  • Automotive, aerospace, transportation and telecommunication systems
  • Automation systems and robotics
  • Standards, codes and education topics on electrical engineering