Conference Day: Thursday, 25th September 2014

This year the European Conference on Nanoelectronics and Embedded Systems for Electric Mobility NESEM 2014 is organised at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany.

Location: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität

Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

South Campus 91058 Erlangen, Germany



Program NESEM 2014

Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen, South Campus

Plenary Session

Moderation: Dr. Michael Metzger


09:00 – 09:15

Campus "Future Energy Systems”

Dr. Martin Tackenberg, Siemens Corporate Technology, Technology Field Power & Energy Technologies, Germany

09:15 – 09:35

Green Synthesis Using Renewable Energy Equivalents

Prof. Dr. Peter Wasserscheid, Head of Institute of Chemical Reaction Engineering, FAU, Germany

09:35 – 09:55

Plasma Gasification of Biomass

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Karl, Chair of Energy Process Engineering, FAU, Germany

09:55 – 10:15

Electrical Energy Systems of the Future

Prof. Dr. Matthias Luther, Chair of Electrical Energy Systems, FAU, Germany

10:15 – 10:35

Power Electronics for DC Grids

Prof. Dr. Lothar Frey, Chair Electron Devices, FAU, Germany & Director Fraunhofer IISB, Germany

10:35 – 10:55

Decentralised Energy Systems with Focus on Local Energy Production

Mr. Marco Siller, Group Manager Smart Grids, Bavarian Center for Applied Energy Research (ZAE), Germany

10:55 – 11:15

Bidirectional Isolating AC/DC Converter for Coupling DC Grids with the AC Mains Based on a Modular Approach

Dr. Stefan Zeltner, ENIAC E2SG Project, Group Manager, Fraunhofer IISB, Germany

11:15 – 11:35

Coffee/Tea Break


Exhibition Visit - Posters and Demos

The Exhibition Hall, Poster and Demo Area Will be Open all Day


Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen, South Campus

Parallel Sessions

Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen, South Campus

Session 1

Embedded Systems Modules for EVs

Moderation: Reiner John


Session 2

eco City

Moderation: Dr. Randolf Mock


11:35 – 11:55

Grid Integration of Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

Dr. Markus Pistauer, CISC, Austria

Photovoltaic Systems: Technological Advances, Business Cases and Integration into Building Automation Systems

Dr. Ruud Wijtvliet, Centrosolar; Germany

11:55 – 12:15

An Insight into Active Balancing for Lithium-Ion Batteries

Prof. Roberto Roncella, Prof. Roberto Saletti and Federico Baronti. Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione University of Pisa, Italy

Intelligent Lighting Poles

Dr. Ovidiu Vermesan, SINTEF, Norway

Dr. Eliav Haskal, Philips, Netherlands

12:15 – 12:35

Integration of Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure into Building Automation Systems

Dr. Christian Lederer, CISC Semiconductor GmbH, Austria

Situation Aware Smart Charging of EVs – A Simulation Based Approach

Dr. Juhani Latvakoski VTT, Finland

12:35 – 12:55

ISO/IEC 15118 Implementation

Raino Lintulampi, Taavi Hirvonen, Elektrobit Wireless Communications; Finland

Smart Buildings in a Smart Grid

Dr. Johannes Reinschke, Siemens, Germany

12:55 – 13:15

Standardization in Smart Grids – An IoE Perspective

Peter Caldera, Lantiq, Austria

Energy Market Participation of Buildings and Industrial Sites

Jan Segerstam, Empower Oy, Finland

13:15 – 14:00

Lunch Break + Exhibition Visit - Posters and Demos

The Exhibition Hall, Poster and Demo Area Will be Open all Day


14:00 – 16:00

FAU Lab Tours (in parallel to the Sessions)

Parallel Sessions

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), South Campus

Session 3

EV Energy Storage Solutions, and Energy Management

Moderation: Dr. Kevin Green


Session 4

Smart Grid and EV Mobility Platforms

Moderation: Jan Segerstam


14:00 – 14:20

Design and Implementation of A 4kW High-Frequency Resonant On-Board Bidirectional Charger for EVs

Dr. Chris R. Gould, The University of Sheffield, UK

Integration of Traffic and Grid Simulator for the Analysis  of eMobility Impact on Grid Stability

Dr. Luciano Bononi and Riccardo Bottura, Università di Bologna, Italy

14:20 – 14:40

Flywheels: State of the Art and Recent Technological Advances

Dr. Matthias Gerlich, Siemens, Germany

Load Patterns and Grid Impact of Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

Dr. Mathias Duckheim, Siemens, Germany

Dr. Randolf Mock, Siemens, Germany

14:40 – 15:00

Electrical Energy Storage Devices: Technologies, Business Models and Integration into Smart Grids

Dr. Peter Trimmel, Cellstrom GmbH, Austria

Power Electronics for Smart Grid Applications

Reiner John, Infineon, Germany

15:00 – 15:20

Inverters for Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure and Stationary Battery Systems

Salvador Rodriguez, Green Power Tech, Spain

Light-Weight Power Line Communication and Application to Building Energy Management

Dr. Jörg Hüttner, Siemens, Germany

15:20 – 15:40

Can Lithium-Ion Batteries Sustain the Power and Energy Needs from Demanding Applications?

Dr. Egil Mollestad, ZEM, Norway

Low Power Consideration in Transceiver Design for "Internet of Things” Applications

Ye Zhang, Chair of Integrated Analog Circuits and RF Systems, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

15:40 – 16:00

Residential Energy Storage Models and Demonstrations

Dr. Kevin Green, QinetiQ, UK

An OCPP Energy Service Platform Based on IoT

Dr. Angeles Rodriguez Serrano AICIA, Spain

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee/Tea Break


Exhibition Visit - Posters and Demos

The Exhibition Hall, Poster and Demo Area Will be Open all Day


Parallel Sessions

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), South Campus

Session 5

Electric Mobility and Services

Prof. Tullio Cinotti


Session 6

EV Architectures and Systems Integration

Moderation: Reiner John


16:30 – 16:50

About EV Charging Value Chains

Erkki Viitala, Emtele Ltd, Finland

Scalable Functional Safety Architecture for Electric Mobility Applications

Michael Steindl, AVL Software and Functions, Germany

Martin Winkler, AVL Software and Functions, Germany

Christian Miedl, AVL Software and Functions, Germany

16:50 – 17:10

EV Recharging Ecosystem and Services for a Sustainable eMobility

Alfredo D'Elia and Prof. Tullio Salmon Cinotti, Università di Bologna, Italy

On-Line Electric Vehicle Monitoring: Mining the Potential of Electric Measurements for Optimization and Proactive Maintenance

Piet Vanassche, Triphase, Belgium

17:10 – 17:30

On-Board Energy Management System for Electric Vehicles

Dr. Hans Jörg Wagner, Infineon Austria

Thomas Herndl, Infineon, Austria

Inverters for On-Board Electric Vehicle Chargers

Dr. Kai Kriegel, Siemens, Germany

17:30 – 17:50

IDEAS-Interactive Power Devices for Efficiency in Automotive with Increased Reliability and Safety

Tomas Trpisovsky, IMA, Czech Republic

Power Electronic Components for Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

Dr. Martin Schulz, Infineon, Germany

17:50 – 18:00