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122 (2024) Heft 6 Authors iDipl. Ing. Francisco Moreno (39) studied engineering in automation and industrial electronics in Mondragon University in Spain; specialised in the design of power converters, he is product manager of controlled converters at Sécheron since 2021; Member of IEC TC9 WG50, IEEE VT/ TPSSC/1653.5WG. Address: Sécheron SA, Rue du PréBouvier 25, 1242 Satigny – Geneva, Switzerland; e-mail: francisco.moreno@secheron. com Dr. Armin Jafari (30) received the Ph.D. degree in power electronics from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, in 2021; he is currently with Sécheron, developing megawatt-range converters based on thyristors and IGBTs; he was the recipient of the Best Paper Award at the International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (ECCE Asia) 2020 and IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics Prize Letter Award 2022. Address: see above; e-mail: Ing. Rogério Ferreira (32), studied electrical engineering and computer in FCTUC, University of Coimbra, Portugal. 2018 to 2021 EFACEC ELECTRIC MOBILITY engineer and hardware R&D manager; since 2022 power electronics engineer at SÉCHERON Traction Power Systems. Address: see above; e-mail: Dr. Virgilio Valdivia-Guerrero (41) received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Carlos III University of Madrid in 2013; from 2012 to 2019 he held various roles in research and development on power electronics at United Technologies Corporation and Siemens Gamesa; from 2019 he has been with Sécheron where he is now product manager of power converters. Address: Sécheron Hasler Ibérica, S.L., Calle Calidad 42, Polígono Industrial Los Olivos, 28906 Getafe – Madrid, Spain; e-mail: Dr.-Ing. Javier Serrano (29), studied industrial electronics and automation engineering and doctorate at the University of Alcalá in Spain; main interests are power converter control and design; since 2021 working at Sécheron as power electronics engineer. Address: see above; e-mail: eb 6 2024 ePaper Abonnement 2024 ã Georg Siemens Verlag GmbH & Co. KG Vervielfältigung und Verbreitung unzulässig und strafbar!