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Completed PhD Projects

ResearcherTitle of ThesisYear
Alexander MicallefControl and Management of Distributed Generation and Energy Storage Systems in Low Voltage Microgrids2015

Completed M.Sc (by Research) Projects (since 2012)

ResearcherTitle of DissertationYear
Shawn AzzopardiEmulator Test Rig for the Control and Grid Interfacing of Wave Energy Convertors2016
Jurgen BonaviaEnergy Storage Systems for Self-Consumption of Energy from Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Sources2016
Samuel BonannoAnalysis and Simulation of power quality, distributed generation of an island’s power system to an infinite busbar system2016
Terence BartoloSensorless Permanent Magnet Synchronous motor drive for scroll compressors in heat pump applications2015
Denis BonaviaAn Intelligent Energy Measurement System2014
Matthew BonelloA Study of Ways and Means how the Energy Efficiency in Local Buildings may be Improved2014
Josef MizziThe Design of a Brushless Drive to be Operated with a Stirling Engine2014
Matthew SchembriDesign and analysis of an electric drive for a domestic scale CHP Machine2014
Neville AzzopardiLithium Ion Battery Management System2013
Francarl GaleaA wide input voltage range DC to DC Converter2013
Kris SciclunaSensorless Control of a Matrix Controlled Variable Speed DFIM2013
Peter SpiteriMore Efficient Electric Motors for the Manufacturing Industry2013
Annalise XuerebDesign of an Electrical Machine for a Wave Generation System2013
John ZammitEarthing Design in Power Networks and Analysis of the effects of Faults on the System2012
Daniel ZammitGrid Connected PV Inverter with Harmonic Compensation2012

Completed M.Phil Projects (since 2012)

ResearcherTitle of ThesisYear
David GrixtiSensorless Control of DC Brushless Motors2013


Guest Researchers (since 2012)

Carl FenechInstitute of Sustainable Energy, UoM2015
Marzia PiantanidaScuola di Ingegneria Industriale e dell’Informazione, Politecnico di Milano2014
Brian TaboneInstitute of Sustainable Energy, UoM2014
Ian BusuttilInstitute of Sustainable Energy, UoM2013

IEPC Microgrids Research on 'Engineering Today'
An article on Microgrid research by the Dept. of IEPC at the University of Malta was featured in issue 56 (April 2017) of 'Engineering Today', the Chamber of Engineers' quarterly magazine. 
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Last Updated: 10 October 2016

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