WBG Power Center

Cooperation and competence integration

WBG Power Center is a platform for co-operation between industry, research institutes and academia with the objective to promote the introduction of WBG power electronics in the applications where high energy efficiency, compactness and high-temperature operation provides significant system advantages.

Main objectives

The main objectives of the center cooperation is to explore the full potential of WBG electronics and to share and combine resources, competences and knowledge for future applications, increased competitiveness and sustainable development.

Become a partner

The center welcomes industry partners, product and system owners, throughout the whole value chain. WBG Power Center is an initiative by RISE Acreo, KTH and Swerea KIMAB.

New fundings 2014-2016

The Swedish Energy Agency finances the continued development of Silicon Carbide based power electronics. During the last 2,5 years, the Swedish Energy Agency and Vinnova have financed three PhD studentships at RISE Acreo, KTH and Swerea. This time, the project also includes funding for senior researchers and company representatives as partners and mentors to students. The total project budget is 9.3 MSEK over a period of 2 years. Read more

Contact

mietek.bakowski [at] acreo.se (Mietek Bakowski)

Links

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People

Mietek Bakowski
Prof/Senior Expert
+46 (0)70 781 77 60
mietek.bakowski [at] ri.se

Publications
Participants within Kompetensnav Kraftelektronik

Companies

ABB Corporate Research Georgios Demetriades
georgios.demetriades [at] se.abb.com
R&D within Power electronics
Bombardier
http://se.bombardier.com/se/site_details_vasteras.htm
Torbjorn Jonsson
torbjorn.c.jonsson [at] rail.bombardier.com
Power electronics for rail vehicles
Volvo Cars
www.volvocars.com
  Hybrid electric vehicles
Volvo
www.volvogroup.com
  Hybrid electric vehicles
Saab group Fredrik Olsson
info.vs [at] saabgroup.com
Electronics for military vehicles, UPS
Inmotion Technologies AB
http://en.evs-inmotion.com/
Lars Lindberg
Lars.Lindberg [at] evs-inmotion.com
Thord Nilson
Thord.Nilson [at] evs-inmotion.com
Power electronics and electric drives
Elways
http://elways.se/?lang=en
Gunnar Asplund
gasplund [at] elways.se
Electric vehicle charging
Ericsson Anders Aronsson
anders.aronsson [at] ericsson.com
ICT power, SMPS, DC-DC converters
Huawei Technologies Sweden AB Bo Lundblad
bo.lundblad [at] huawei.com
SMPS for the ICT industry
Natek Power Systems AB Mikael Renegård
mikael.renegard [at] hptronic.se
Chargers, AC-DC and DC-DC converters
Aros Electronics AB Magnus Wide
mw [at] aros.se
power electronics and motor drives
KraftPowercon Sweden AB
http://kraftpowercon.com/
Attila Nagy
attila.nagy [at] kraftpowercon.com
High-voltage rectifiers, UPS
QRTECH Lars-Åke Johansson
lars-ake.johansson [at] qrtech.se
Chargers, DC-DC and DC-AC converters
e-Power Nordic AB
http://www.kongsbergautomotive.com/products-services/power-electronics/
Christer Lundh
Christer.Lundh [at] ka-group.com
Power electronic systems for electric and hybrid vehicles
Elektronikkonsult AB Vidar Wernöe
vidar.wernoe [at] elektronikkonsult.se
SMPS, battery charging, motor drives
ESAB AB
http://www.esab.se/se/se/support/contact/
philip.andersson [at] esab.se Power electronics for welding equipment
LAB Gruppen AB
http://labgruppen.com/
klas.dalbjorn [at] labgruppen.com power amplifiers, professional audio equipment
Alten Sverige AB
http://www.alten.se/
martin.andreasson [at] alten.se Machine Design, Automatic Control Engineering
ÅF
http://www.afconsult.com/
jacob.eriksson [at] afconsult.com Consulting services in energy, industry, and infrastructure
Pluspole AB Iman Habib
iman [at] pluspole.se
Electronics design
Schneider electric
http://www.schneider-electric.se/sv/
johan.larsson [at] se.schneider-electric.com UPS and other stuff
NFO Drives AB
http://nfodrives.se/eng/
henrik.hemark [at] nfodrives.se "interference free" inverters
ETP Kraftelektronik AB
http://www.etpab.se/
Christer Sigurd
power [at] etpab.se
Electric vehicles
Motion Control
http://www.motioncontrol.se/
Rolf Christer Gerdtman
info [at] motioncontrol.se
designs and manufactures electronics and computer programs in the areas of work sensors and sensor systems, industrial electronics, and embedded systems
Power Electronic Design AB
http://www.powerelectronicdesign.se/
Kenneth Andersson
k.a [at] powerelectronicdesign.se
Consulting company: design of power electronics
Electrolux AB
http://www.electrolux.se/
   
Ibeko Power AB
http://www.dv-power.com/
support [at] dv-power.com test solutions for transformers, circuit breakers and batteries
Hörberg Petersson Tronic AB
http://www.hptronic.se/
Feedback [at] hptronic.se design and production of industrial control and test systems
Micropower AB
http://www.micropower.se/
sales [at] micropower.se Chargers
GE Power Sweden AB
https://www.gepower.com/
Per Ranstad
per.ranstad [at] power.alstom.com
High-power resonant AC-DC converters
BAE Systems Hägglunds AB
Björnavägen 2
? Hybrid drive systems
Stridsberg Powertrain
?
Lennart Stridsberg
?
Hybrid drive system
Actia
Hammarbacken 4a
SE-191 49 Sollentuna
www.actia.se
info [at] actia.se Automotive electronics
Fortum
 
   
Vattenfall
 
   
Göteborgenergi
 
   
E-on
 
   
Gothia Power AB
Vera Sandbergs Allé 5C
http://gothiapower.com/
   
Power Circle AB
Box 5073
http://powercircle.org/
Bo Normark
bo.normark [at] powercircle.org ">bo.normark [at] powercircle.org
 
CEVT
Theres Svenssons Gata 7
http://www.cevt.se/
johan.hellsing [at] cevt.se Engineering for Volvo Cars and Geely Auto
Oscar Unosson AB

http://ou-ab.com/

oscar.unosson [at] ou-ab.com Wind and power consultant
Eoulus Vind

http://www.eolusvind.com/

richard.larsson [at] eoulusvind.com Wind generation
COWI AB
Skärgårdsgatan 1
http://www.cowi.se/menu/home/Pages/home.aspx
wama [at] cowi.se Consulting company
Midroc
Box 3002
http://www.midroc.se/en
haris.mehmedovic [at] midroc.se Properties, construction, industry and environmental technology
Astrazeneca
 
ulf.kruger [at] astrazeneca.com  
SlipNaxos

http://www.winterthurtechnology.com/en/group/index-en.html

tomas.gustavsson [at] slipnaxos.se grinding tools. Now part of Winterthur
WindVector AB
Sisjö Kullegata 7
http://windvector.se/
stellan.wickstrom [at] windvector.se Wind turbine products
Siemens
 
norbert.christl [at] siemens.com  
Solvina AB
Gruvgatan 37
http://www.solvina.se/
niclas.krantz [at] solvina.se Power System Analysis, Process Control, Energy Optimization Solutions, Island Operation, Nuclear Systems Engineering
Helmerverken Holding AB
Järntrådsvägen 5
http://www.helmerverken.se/
Marcus Helmer
marcus.helmer [at] helmerverken.se
Distribution transformers
VACUUMSCHMELZE GmbH & Co. KG
Only a sales office in Sweden
http://www.vacuumschmelze.com/
lars.kvarnsjoe [at] vacuumschmelze.com Permanent magnets and assemblies, cores, inductive components
Höganäs AB
SE-263 83 Höganäs
https://www.hoganas.com/
Lars.Hultman [at] hoganas.com Metal powders; inductors and powder cores
GM
 
lars.hoffmann [at] gm.com cars
AAM
USA
http://www.aam.com/
lars.hoffman [at] aam.com automotive supplier of driveline and drivetrain systems
Götene Elförening
Box 81
http://gelf.se/
johan.lundqvist [at] goteneelforening.se electrical grid company
Triventus AB

http://www.triventus.com/windpower/

johan.hagelin [at] triventus.com wind power
Borealis group AG
Austrian company
http://www.borealisgroup.com/
hans.eklind [at] borealisgroup.com  
H-O Enterprise AB
Ramnebacken 71
http://www.hoenterprise.se/
hans-olof [at] hoenterprise.se Wind
Varberg Energi AB
Box 1043
http://varbergenergi.se/?id=2598
hakan.svensson [at] varbergenergi.se Energy company owned by the municipality
Västra Götalandsregionen
Regionens Hus
www.vgregion.se/
hakan.r.larsson [at] vgregion.se  
Umeå Energi AB
Box 224
gun.blomquist-bergman [at] umeaenergi.se Electrical power and telecom services…
SKF

http://www.skf.com/se/index.html?switch=y

goran.lindsten [at] skf.com Bearings, mechatronics, and lubrication systems
Koneo
Gotlandica must have changed to Koneo
http://visby.koneo.se/
ch.liljegren.cleps [at] gotlandica.se  
EuroMaint AB
Box 1555
http://www.euromaint.se/
christer.selander [at] euromaint.se Maintenance of track-mounted vehicles
HRM Engineering AB
Eriksbergstorget 11
http://hrmengineering.se/
Gordon.Stromfelt [at] hrmengineering.se Engineering company: mechanical engineering, mechatronics, electronics and software development
Nexans
France
http://www.nexans.com/eservice/Corporate-en/navigate_208174/Overview.html
bjorn.sonerud [at] nexans.com Cables
Caverion Sverige AB

http://www.caverion.se/

johan.c.petersson [at] caverion.se Design, installation, and service of heating, sanitation, ventilation, cooling, electrical, security, communication, automation, and industrial installations
Move about

http://www.moveabout.se/

shane.padellaro [at] moveabout.se carpool company
Altran

http://www.altran.com/

viktoria.backmarker [at] altran.com International consulting company
Game Network

http://www.gamenetwork.se/

ida.lindbergh [at] gamenetwork.se ">ida.lindbergh [at] gamenetwork.se brings together companies with government agencies and research organisations with the purpose of strengthening regional development in Västra Götaland
Dson Consulting

http://www.dsonconsulting.se/sv-SE

Göran Danielsson
goran [at] dsonconsulting.se ">goran [at] dsonconsulting.se
Consulting
Swegon AB
JA Wettergrens gata 7
http://www.swegon.com/sv/
petra.vladykola [at] swegon.se ">petra.vladykola [at] swegon.se Ventilation, indoor climate
KanEnergi Sweden AB
Vikingsgatan 1
http://kanenergi.se/
mats.rydehell [at] kanenergi.se ">mats.rydehell [at] kanenergi.se Consultanting company, energy efficiency in buildings and industry
Karlén Engineering
Vittskövlegatan 32
http://karlenengineering.se/
Olof Karlén
olof [at] karlenengineering.se
Consulting company
Unitrafo Electric AB
Askims Industriväg 1A
http://unitrafo.se/
thomas [at] unitrafo.se Transformers
Trafikverket

http://www.trafikverket.se

hongbo.jiang [at] banverket.se  
CG Global

http://cgglobal.com/

frida.ostling [at] cgglobal.com Indian version of ABB
Myrén & Co. AB
Askims industriväg 11
http://myren.com
kleverton [at] myren.com ">kleverton [at] myren.com Sells and reconditions electrical equipment
Svenska kraftnät

http://www.svk.se/

goran.ericsson [at] svk.se Sweden's authority responsible for the transmission system
Clean motion
Hedlunds Backe 14
http://cleanmotion.se/
William Collings
william [at] cleanmotion.se
develops efficient clean vehicles
STRI AB
Box 707
www.stri.se
jan.djurstrom [at] stri.se Consulting company: high voltage and power systems technology
i3tex
Klippan 1A
http://www.i3tex.com/
Björn Aiff
bjorn.aiff [at] i3tex.com
Consulting: electronics and software
  ingemar-andersson [at] hem.utfors.se Probably does not exist anymore
Poyry

http://www.poyry.com/

david.carlsson [at] poyry.com international consulting and engineering company
Protrol AB
Ullevigatan 19
http://www.protrol.se/
Pehr Hjalmarsson
pehr.hjalmarsson [at] protrol.se
Consulting: HVDC, wind power and electric power distribution
FEV
USA
http://www.fev.com/
rice [at] fev.com Automotive
Engineering Force Sweden AB

http://www.engineeringforce.se/

info [at] e4s.se knowledge services provider
ChriSig AB
FÖRENINGSGATAN 7
SE-411 27 Göteborg
Christer Olof Anders Sigurd  
AA Kraftelektronik Aktiebolag
Box 55004
SE-400 53 Göteborg
Mats Robert Carlsson  
Fernando Ruiz Power Electronics
 
Fernando Ruiz Gomez Now works for Huawei
GTB Power Electronics Research and Technology AB
SIBELIUSGÅNGEN 44
164 72 Kista
Grover Torrico Bascope Now works for Huawei
Powertell Electronics AB
HÄSSELBY STRANDVÄG 55
165 65 Hässelby
http://powertell.se/index.html
Nils Olof Öhrström enables IoT
ElektronikGruppen BK AB
Box 8064
SE-163 08 Spånga
http://www.kamicgroup.com/en
Lars Fredrik Gustafsson Celsing
info [at] kamicgroup.com
 
G.L. DATORER OCH ELEKTRONIKKOMPONENTER
VASSVIKSVÄGEN 5
SE-123 52 Farsta
Guy Thomas Lundin  
Swedish Electrical and Power Control AB
BANGÅRDSGATAN 12
SE-745 34 Enköping
   
Liros Power Solution AB
Box 9124
SE-200 39 Malmö
http://www.liroselectronic.com/
  Plugin point
Hughes Power System AB
SAXAGÅRDSVÄGEN 1
SE-362 51 Väckelsång
http://www.hughespowersystem.se/sv/om-oss.html
  medium voltage electrical distribution systems
Elektromatik Power Generation AB
Kavelvägen 12
SE-894 35 Själevad
http://elektromatik.se/
info [at] elektromatik.se diesel generators, dynamic or static UPS, emergency power control systems
Sepab Fordonsprodukter AB
Bergkällavägen 31 B
http://www.sepab.se/
sepab [at] sepab.se Automotive
Voith Hydro AB
Kopparlundsvägen 7
https://www.voith.com/swe-sv/index.html
  hydropower plants
Addtech Nordic AB
Birger Jarlsgatan 43
SE-102 43 Stockholm
http://www.addtech.se/en/
info [at] addtech.com  
Husqvarna