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Michael Galea

Lecturer in Electrical Drives and Deputy Director of the Institute for Aerospace Technology, Faculty of Engineering



Michael Galea received his PhD in electrical machines design from the University of Nottingham, UK, where he has also worked as a Research Fellow. He is currently a Lecturer in Electrical Machines and Drives within the PEMC research group of the University of Nottingham. He is the Deputy Director of the Institute for Aerospace Technology at the University of Nottingham, where he is also a Lecturer in Aerospace Systems Integration. His main research interests are design, analysis and thermal management of electrical machines and drives.

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

Recent Publications

  • AL-TIMIMY, A., VAKIL, G., DEGANO, MICHELE, GIANGRANDE, P., GERADA, C. and GALEA, M., 2018. Considerations on the Effects that Core Material Machining has on an Electrical Machine's Performance IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion.
  • AL-TIMIMY, A., ALANI, M., DEGANO, MICHELE, GIANGRANDE, P., GALEA, M. and GERADA, C., 2018. Influence of Rotor Endcaps on the Electromagnetic Performance of High Speed PM Machine IET Electric Power Applications.
  • AL-TIMIMY, A., GIANGRANDE, P., DEGANO, MICHELE, XU, Z., GALEA, M., GERADA, C., LO CALZO, G., ZHANG, H. and XIA, L., 2018. Design and Losses Analysis of a High Power Density Machine for Flooded Pump Applications IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications.
  • KHERA, F., KLUMPNER, C. and WHEELER, P., 2018. New modulation scheme for bidirectional quasi z-source modular multilevel converters In: 9th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives, PEMD 2018.

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