Hannover Messe 2022

On Monday May 30th, the Sterkstroomdispuut der ETV, along with the master’s students of Electrical Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy Technology of the Technische Universiteit Delft, travelled to Germany to attend Hannover Messe 2022! The day started early, but our group of 30 students were enthusiastic to see one of the world’s biggest trade shows. Our first stop …

Visit DNV & KEMA Labs

On May 18th 2022, the Sterkstroomdispuut der ETV, along with the master’s student of Electrical Power Engineering (EPE) and Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) spent a day at Arnhem visiting DNV – Energy Systems and KEMA Labs, two well-known companies in the field of high voltage engineering. We like to express our gratitude towards the companies for the wonderful time …

SSD AlumTalks

13:00-15:00|19th February 2021 Greetings from the Sterkstroomdispuut! The SSD will be hosting a 2-hour online session with five alumni from the graduate batch of 2020. This is an ideal opportunity to learn from the experiences of your alumni about, • Searching for internships/extra projects• Finding the right job/PhD position• Network with alumni in your field …

Enexis B.V.

12:00-13:00 | 30th of September 2020 The Smart Grids specialization of our Electrical Power Engineering(EPE) program broadly deals with studies related to the power system; how to study power flows within the network, how to optimize sharing between various nodes, and how to ensure long-term reliability of the grid infrastructure. The next company to host …

Ampulz B.V.

10:00-11:00 | 18th of August 2020 The next lecture was taken by Mahesh, Bart, and Albert from Ampulz B.V., a power electronics company dealing with a variety of clients in the public transport, educational, as well as oil&gas industries. Ampulz is a daughter company of Vonk B.V. which plays an important role in enabling the …

Prodrive Technologies

13:00-14:00 | 23rd of June 2020 The first company contacted by SSD was the renowned Prodrive Technologies, headquartered in Eindhoven. With close to 1500 employees as of 2020, Prodrive is a leader in innovation and manufacturing for the medical, automotive, semiconductor, and energy industries. They hence raised several eyebrows among students following the Power Electronics …

Excursion to Royal SMIT Transformers, Nijmegen

9:00-16:00 | 12th of February 2020 Transformers, small or big play a critical role in the electricity market on a daily basis. The scaling of voltage and current from a lower to higher value or vice-versa is what plays a major role in reducing line losses. A very big manufacturing company in this sector is …

Christmas Lunch

This year’s Christmas Lunch was amazingly popular. A lot more people joined than expected, a total of 90 people gathered in the High Voltage lab! Perhaps everyone wanted to take a last look as the lab will be completely renovated starting January 2019, but probably everyone just wanted to enjoy a good time together and …

Excursion to ELEQ

In Dutch, there is the saying “to measure is to know”, but all over the world power system engineers know the importance of current measurements. With some of the obvious applications being the acquisition of data and power flow analysis, current measurements are also used for protecting the system against different kinds of faults. Even …