Premises at Kesslerplatz (Building KA) and “Auf AEG”

Building KA houses a number of laboratories in which work is carried out in connection with a diverse range of projects. Alongside “Auf AEG”, they also handle the fields of electrical machines and mechatronic drive systems.

Der Prüfstand am Institut ELSYS auf AEG
Foto: EnCN Kurt Fuchs

The institute focuses on the following subject areas:

  • Power electronics and drive systems
  • Network quality and smart grids
  • Electromobility
  • Electric and hybrid drive systems
  • Power electronic sources and loads, artificial mains networks
  • DSP control platform using TI C2000
  • Control concepts, protective features for power semiconductors
  • Interleaved and multi-level concepts
  • Reactive power and harmonic oscillations
  • Energy efficiency and energy management
  • Data connection of power electronic systems
  • Processing and clearance of signals

Motor test rigs at “Auf AEG”

  • Power range of up to 400 kW
  • Torque of up to 2500 Nm
  • Rotational speeds of between 3,000 rpm and 10,000 rpm (depending on power)

Measuring systems:

  • Yokogawa WT1800 power measuring device
  • Yokogawa WT3000 power measuring device
  • LMG 650 power measuring device


  • DC/DC actuator providing up to 600 V and 250 A



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