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Adam Walker

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering



Adam Walker received his PhD in electrical machine design from the University of Nottingham, after which he spent time in several research positions at the university. In 2018 Adam was promoted to his current position of Assistant Professor of Electrical Machines and Drives in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

Adam is a member of the Power Electronics, Machines and Control research group.

Expertise Summary

Automotive traction, High power density machines, thermal management of electrical machines, passive magnetic components

Teaching Summary

Currently Teaching: H64AMD/ADL/ADP - Advanced AC Drives

Research Summary

Adam is currently researching into two areas:

Electrical machines for high power automotive applications

Minimising passive magnetic components

Recent Publications

Future Research

I welcome enquiries from potential PhD candidates from Home, EU and international countries who are interested in the following research areas:

Design, analysis and thermal management of electrical machines and magnetic components for electric vehicle applications

Cummins Innovation Centre

Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Contact: Prof Chris Gerada
Telephone: +44 (0)115 846 6117