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researcher , Engineering educator

Gaizka Almandoz, engineering educator, researcher. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Almandoz, Gaizka Son of Juan Miguel Almandoz and Juanita Larralde.

Education

Degree in Electrical Engineering, Basque Country University, Eibar, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, University Mondragon, Gipuzkoa, Spain, 2003. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, University Mondragon, Gipuzkoa, Spain, 2008.

Career

Teacher, researcher Mondragon Goi Eskola Politeknikoa, University Mondragon, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for electromagnetic actuator for electrovalves. Research in experimental prediction of iron losses in electromagnetic devices. Research in co-simulation tools for the permanent magnet machine design oriented to the application.

    Research in Move Files grid reactive power compensator based on a four level Non-Player Character converter. Research in experimental validation of algorithms to integrate a variable speed wind turbine in the electric grid. Research in advanced design methodology for permanent magnet machines oriented to the application.

    Research in integration and validation of power electronic systems in medium voltage applications. Research in integration of power systems in electrical drives and the power quality. Research in electric drives for elevators.

    Research in modeling of cross-magnetization in interior permanent magnet machines. Research in analytical model of permanent magnet synchronous machines considering spatial harmonics. Design of medium voltage four level converters.

    Design of electric drives for trains. Development of control strategies four doubly fed induction machine for wind energy generation.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Connections

father:
Juan Miguel Almandoz

mother:
Juanita Larralde