Publications

During the last 5 years, more than 25 works of different types have been published, including journal papers, conference papers, patent applications and book chapters. These are some of the more recent and relevant publications:

Energy storage

  • “Dimensioning Methodology for Energy Storage Devices and Wave Energy Converters supplying isolated loads”, IET Renewable Power Generation, 2016.
  • “Technology Description and Characterization of a Low-Cost Flywheel for Energy Management in Microgrids”, Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE’15-ECCE Europe), 2015.
  • “Multifunctional Test Bench for the Emulation and Testing of Electric Vehicle Fast-Charging from Urban Railway Power Lines”, IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT’15), 2015.
  •  “Sistema de Aprovechamiento de Energía Eléctrica Regenerada por un Tren o Disponible en Catenaria, por parte de un Vehículo Eléctrico, y Procedimiento Asociado”, patent application, ES2543129 (A1), 13/02/2014.

Wave energy conversion

  • “Design Parameters Analysis of Point Absorber WEC via an evolutionary-algorithm-based Dimensioning Tool”, Energies, 2015.
  • “Power Smoothing System for Wave Energy Converters by means of a Supercapacitor-based Energy Storage System”, Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE’15-ECCE Europe), 2015.
  • “Sistema para el acondicionamiento de la potencia eléctrica generada en un sistema de generación undimotriz”, patent application, ES2547029 (A1), 08/07/2015.
  •  “Development of a laboratory test bench for the emulation of wave energy converters”, IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT’15), 2015. 

Electric vehicles

  • “Switched Reluctance Drives with Degraded Mode for Electric Vehicles”, Electric Vehicle, InTech, 2016.
  • “Passenger Exposure to Magnetic Fields in Electric Vehicles”, Electric Vehicle, InTech, 2016.
  • “Passenger Exposure to Magnetic Fields due to the Batteries of an Electric Vehicle”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2015.
  • “Educational Project for the Teaching of Control of Electric Traction Drives”, Energies, 2015.
  • “Evaluation of the Magnetic Field Generated by the Inverter of an Electric Vehicle”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2013.

Particle accelerators

  • “Design Process and Series Production of the Intersection Control Rack for the European XFEL Linear Accelerator”, Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE’15-ECCE Europe), 2015.
  • “Thermal Analysis of the European XFEL Intersection Control Rack”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 2014.

Other topics

  • M. Lafoz, P. Moreno-Torres, J. Torres, M. Blanco, G. Navarro. Design Methodology of a High Speed Switched Reluctance Generator Drive for Aircrafts. European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16). Karlsruhe (Germany), 5-9 September, 2016 (read pdf document).
  • Pablo Moreno-Torres, Jorge Torres, Marcos Lafoz, Miguel Yeguas, Jaime R. Arribas. Minimum Losses Point Tracking and Minimum Current Point Tracking in Interior PMSMs. European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16). Karlsruhe (Germany), 5-9 September, 2016 (read pdf document).