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Theses

Running PhD Theses: 3

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Valter de Sousa Costa André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Dynamic Wireless Charging System for Electric Vehicles 12 / 2022
Pedro Filipe da Costa Gonçalves Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Fault Diagnosis and Fault-Tolerant Predictive Control of Multi-Megawatt Offshore Wind Generators 12 / 2021
Emanuel Gonçalves Marques André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Simultaneous Inductive Power Transfer Systems With Fault Tolerance 12 / 2021

Completed PhD Theses: 5

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Hazem Radwan Hadla Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Predictive load angle and stator flux control of SynRM drives for the full speed range 1 / 2019
Mohsen Bandarabadi Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Fault Diagnosis in AC Drives and Wind Turbine Doubly-Fed Induction Generators Based on Three-Level NPC Converters 11 / 2017
Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Uninterruptible power supply of double conversion with internal fault tolerance, based on multilevel topology. 9 / 2017
Bruno Ricardo Oliveira Baptista André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Thermal Behaviour of a Three-Phase Induction Motor Fed by a Fault Tolerant Multilevel Inverter 2 / 2017
Fernando Mamede Santos Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Humberto Matos Jorge Energy management associated to the production and storage based on renewable energy sources 9 / 2016

Completed MSc Theses: 87

Student Supervisor Co-Supervisor Title End date
Hugo Alexandre Mota Lisboa André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Paralelo de inversores trifásicos para UPs modulares 3 / 2021
Tiago Miguel Correia Baptista André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Diagnóstico de avarias em fontes de energia ininterrupta ligadas em paralelo 3 / 2021
David de Matos Gomes André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Projeto de filtros para fontes de energia ininterrupta 3 / 2021
David Belém Curto André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Controlo do factor de potência em sistemas de carregamento de veículos elétricos 11 / 2020
Pedro Miguel Lucas Rodrigues Freire Cavaleiro Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Differential induced voltages for the diagnosis of faults in three-phase induction motors 3 / 2020
Diogo Henrique de Castro Caires André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Development of a digital platform with interface to Matlab / Simulink for power converters control 9 / 2019
Tiago José Leitão de Oliveira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Model Predictive Control of Parallel-Connected Uninterruptible Power Supplies 9 / 2019
Rúben Miguel Serém dos Santos André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Bruno Ricardo Oliveira Baptista Design and analysis of the operation of a synchronous reluctance motor using finite elements. 9 / 2019
Rui Danilo Gil Pereira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Lithium-Ion Battery State of Charge Equalization System 9 / 2019
Inês Margarida Umbelino Campos Correia André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Step-down power electronic transformer for distributed DC power applications 7 / 2019
Filipe Manuel Rodrigues Romero André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Photovoltaic energy system based on a multilevel cascade converter with predictive control 7 / 2019
Telmo Filipe Seara da Silva André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Power Electronic transformer for solar power plants 7 / 2019
David Emanuel Ramos Duarte Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Implementation and test of a traction system for electric vehicles 2 / 2019
Diogo Filipe Martins Freire André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro Multilevel converter with predictive control for power conditioning 2 / 2019
José Alexandre Santos Diniz Pereira Mendes Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Test and validation of a prototype of a six-phase permanent magnet synchronous generator 9 / 2018
Bruno Simões Ramalhais André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Development of a user control interface for a battery management system 4 / 2018
Tiago Caetano Madeira Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Model Predictive Control of a Doubly-fed Induction Generator, Connected to a DC microgrid, for Distributed Generation 2 / 2018
Sérgio Cláudio da Silva Júnior Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Control of a synchronous reluctance motor drive in a wide speed range 2 / 2018
Pedro Miguel Goncalves Duarte André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Experimental analysis of three-phase induction motor performance with eccentric air gap. 11 / 2017
Edna da Silva Rita Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Bi-frequency tests for the study of the temperature rise in high-power induction motors 10 / 2017
Sandra Vieira da Silva André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Design and control of isolated converter with double circuit for charging electric vehicles. 9 / 2017
André Pereira Mendes André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Wireless power transfer system for continuous charging of electric vehicles. 9 / 2017
Diego Fernando Valencia García Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Fernando Briz Self-commissioning and testing of synchronous reluctance motor drives 9 / 2017
João Víctor Nunes da Silva André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Experimental analysis of isolated DC-DC converters performance under different control strategies 7 / 2017
Carolina Antunes Marques André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Electromagnetic study of different magnetic cores configurations for variable inductor implementation. 6 / 2017
Diogo José Simões Bacalhau André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Control of Grid Connected Renewable Energy Sources with Battery Energy Storage 3 / 2017
Abdallah Toni Satel André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Wireless charger for multiple low-power devices 9 / 2016
Anantaram Varatharajan Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Fernando Briz Predictive control of synchronous reluctance machines for traction applications 9 / 2016
Tiago Miguel Medeiros Róia Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Acoustic noise in electric drives 2 / 2016
Pedro Miguel Faria Rosa Santos André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Contactless battery charging system controlled by a variable inductor 2 / 2016
Ricardo Manuel Salvador Borges André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Fault diagnosis techniques for three-phase NPC rectifiers with five levels. 10 / 2015
Tiago dos Santos Antunes Luis André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Control of a wind generator based on permanent magnet synchronous machine. 10 / 2015
Fábio Carlos da Costa Pereira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Electric Vehicle with Drive System and Battery Charger Based on a Cascaded Multilevel Converter. 9 / 2015
Samuel Filipe Soares Ferreira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Study of power transformers in isolated DC-DC converters. 9 / 2015
Alexandre Marques Jerke André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Fault diagnosis techniques for NPC inverters with five levels. 9 / 2015
Davide Francisco Cordeiro Moniz André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Isolated resonant DC-DC converter for charging LiFePO4 batteries. 9 / 2015
Mário Jorge Mendes Gonçalves Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Advanced signal processing techniques applied to the diagnosis of bearing faults in three-phase induction motors 9 / 2015
Miguel Rial Alvarez André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Xosé Fernández Eccentricity influence on the thermal behavior of the three-phase induction motor. 6 / 2015
Ricardo Miguel Landeira Rodrigues Branco Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Modeling and simulation of synchronous reluctance motors 3 / 2015
Rui Pedro Fernandes André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Resonant converters for charging electric vehicles 2 / 2015
Diogo Emanuel Santos Cavaleiro Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Synchronous reluctance motor drives for the traction system of electric vehicles 2 / 2015
Fabio Patricio Domingues Goncalves André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Single-phase multilevel converter for photovoltaic systems 2 / 2015
Marco Andre Cunha Martins André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao LED Lamp Driver Based on a Switched Capacitor Converter with Variable Resonant Tank 2 / 2015
Álvaro Moisés da Silva Oliveira Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Sensorless control of a synchronous reluctance motor 2 / 2015
Pedro Miguel Machado Apóstolo Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Fault diagnosis and protection of phase-shifting transformers 10 / 2014
Daniel Filipe Fonseca Ferreira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Isolated DC-DC power converter for UPSs 9 / 2014
Luis Alberto Correia Lopes Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Fault diagnosis and parasitic currents in bearings of inverter-fed motors 9 / 2014
Antonio Ricardo Jorge Santos André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Power Transformers for High Frequency Applications 9 / 2013
Emanuel Goncalves Marques André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Contactless Power Transfer for Electric Vehicle Battery Charger 9 / 2013
Rui Alberto Pacheco Gonçalves Faria Neto André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Bidirectional Power Converter for Contactless Battery Chargers in Electric Vehicles 9 / 2013
Luis Pedro Duarte Coimbra André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Implementation of selective automatic control of a residential elevator in a DSP. 9 / 2013
Filomeno Vieira Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Modelling, simulation and diagnosis of core faults in three-phase induction motors 9 / 2013
André Pereira Gonçalves Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Control of the doubly-fed induction machine, for the study of the impact of power systems faults on the behavior of wind generators 9 / 2013
João António Carvalho Agostinho Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Bearing fault diagnosis in a three-phase induction motor 9 / 2013
Pedro Filipe da Costa Gonçalves Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Predictive control of electric drives based on three-phase induction motors 9 / 2013
Ricardo André Almeida Brás Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Role played by the tertiary or compensating winding in the diagnosis of faults in power transformers 9 / 2013
Jorge Filipe Santos Marques Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Antonio Joao Marques Cardoso Electric drives based on switched reluctance motors with regenerative braking capability for electric/hybrid vehicles 9 / 2012
Miguel Fernandes Pereira Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Antonio Joao Marques Cardoso Topologies based on permanent magnet synchronous motor drives for electric/hybrid vehicle applications 9 / 2012
Filipe Antonio Carreira Costa André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Thermal behavior of a three phase induction motor with a closed-loop load torque control 7 / 2012
Luis Miguel Antunes Caseiro André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Control Strategies and Fault Diagnosis for NPC Multilevel Rectifiers 7 / 2012
Pedro Manuel Antunes Faria Lopes André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Fault Diagnosis in Active Power Filters, based on Multilevel NPC topology. 7 / 2012
Javier Rodriguez Rey Antonio Joao Marques Cardoso Antonio Joao Marques Cardoso Desempenho do Motor de Indução Trifásico com Alimentação Assimétrica 10 / 2011
Rui Miguel Belo Leal Toste Ferreira. André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Transformerless topologies for railway train power supply 7 / 2011
MARCO ANDRÉ DE JESUS LOPES Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Diagnosis of faults in electric drives based on three-phase induction motors operating in closed-loop 7 / 2011
Javier Rodriguez Rey André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Three-phase induction motor efficiency powered by an unbalanced supply voltage. 7 / 2011
Rui Pedro Santos Ventura André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Design and implementation of a multilevel converter with fault tolerance, based on the cascaded H-bridge topology. 2 / 2011
Luis Pedro Tavares Santos André Manuel dos Santos Mendes The dimensioning and the correct use of a three-phase induction motor 9 / 2010
Marco Filipe Pereira de Sousa Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Impact of power systems faults on the behavior of wind power generators 9 / 2010
Bruno Miguel Marrucho De Oliveira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Modeling and control of a multilevel converter used in electric traction. 9 / 2010
Heitor Marques Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Balastro Electrónico para Lâmpadas Fluorescentes TL5 com Controlo Magnético 9 / 2010
Ricardo Ferreira Rocha André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Design of a single-phase high voltage catenary for electric trains equipped with Interlaced Four Quadrant Converters 7 / 2010
Flavio Alexandre Almeida Gaspar André Manuel dos Santos Mendes New Traction topologies for electric vehicle using renewable energy. 7 / 2010
Filipe Alexandre Almeida Fernandes Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Development of e-learning tools in Labview environment 9 / 2009
NUNO FILIPE BORGES TORRES DOS SANTOS Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Development in Labview environment of a platform for learning electric circuits 9 / 2009
Moisés Augusto Martins Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Caracterização de métodos de controlo de fluxo luminoso em lâmpadas fluorescentes 9 / 2009
Pedro Pires Silveira Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Estudo do Desenvolvimento de um Balastro Electrónico Baseado em Elementos Magnéticos Saturáveis 9 / 2009
Marco Alexandre Neves Ferreira Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Development of a laboratory prototype of an electric drive based on a matrix converter with fault-tolerant capabilities 7 / 2009
Sérgio Filipe Pestana Mendes Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Implementation of advanced techniques for the commissioning of electric drives 7 / 2009
Henry Amaral Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Antonio Joao Marques Cardoso Modeling and simulation of static and dynamic eccentricity in induction machines fed by a matrix converter 7 / 2009
Pedro Miguel Martins da Silva Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Implementation of a fault-tolerant electric drive based on a back-to-back converter 7 / 2009
Paulo Jorge Costa Pereira André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Control strategies and fault diagnosis in induction generators for wind power 7 / 2009
Bruno Ricardo Oliveira Baptista Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva Marina Mendes Sargento Domingues Perdigao Balastros Electrónicos: Uma nova Tecnologia de Regulação 2 / 2009
Toni dos Santos Alves André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva Controlo de um Motor de Indução Trifásico num Elevador de 4 Pisos, Via Porta Paralela 12 / 2008
Tony dos Santos Alves Eduardo de Sousa Saraiva André Manuel dos Santos Mendes CONTROLO DE UM MOTOR DE INDUÇÃO TRIFÁSICO NUM ELEVADOR DE 4 PISOS, VIA PORTA PARALELA PROGRAMAÇÃO EM LABVIEW 8.2 10 / 2008
Paulo André Henriques Vitorino Sérgio Manuel Ângelo da Cruz Electric drives based on induction motors, with regeneration capability and low harmonic pollution 9 / 2008
Marco António Dias Tibério André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Regenerative braking in electric railway traction 9 / 2008
João André Antunes Caseiro André Manuel dos Santos Mendes Performance analysis of the rectifiers with high efficiency 9 / 2008