Call for Papers

Call for Papers

3rd IEEE Workshop on Electrical Machine Design, Control and Diagnostics 20 -21 APRIL 2017

The University of Nottingham is proud to be hosting WEMDCD 2017 in Nottingham, UK. The aim of the conference is to give an insight into emerging new techniques related to electrical machines design, control and diagnosis.

Industrial electrical machines remain a key component for modern systems using, producing or transforming electricity. Nowadays, they are associated with innovation and a major focus of both industry and academia, for modern applications, is exploring potential to save energy and/or to reduce pollution.

WEMDCD 2017 will include a significant number of invited contributions from researchers working in academia and in R&D in the industry sector. These will include papers related, but not limited, to the following topics with focus on industrial and transport applications:

  • Electrical Machines Design and Modelling
  • Electric Drives and their Control
  • Electrical Drives Diagnosis and Health Monitoring

Regular Papers

Please submit provisional versions of full papers in English using the following guideline: Maximum of 6 pages, including paper title, authors and affiliations, figures and references, and be a maximum size of 2MB. Authors are requested to prepare the manuscripts in the IEEE two column format, using the template available in the WEMDCD website and to translate it into a PDF using the IEEE PDF eXpress facility.

All submissions should be electronic form. Instructions will be posted in due to course at

Venue: The University of Nottingham, Trent Building, University Park, Nottingham UK

Key Dates:

  • Call for papers opens: 12 September 2016
  • Call for papers closes: 31 December 2016 16 January 2017 25 January 2017
  • Notification of acceptance : 26 February 2017 3 March 2017
  • Deadline for uploading final full papers and conference forms: 19 March 2017 26 March 2017