Latest News and Events

Welcome to the FEMM hub news and events page. Here you will find the latest news, features and events from across the electrical machine manufacturing community. You can join the FEMM hub on social media – find us on Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Facebook.

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11th January 2021

Heat Pipes in Thermal Management of Integrated Motor Drives

Dr Rafal Wrobel has been successful in securing funding from…
16th November 2020

FEMM Hub Virtual Conference

Given the current global pandemic, a decision was made to…
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11th November 2020

Outcome of FEMM Hub’s 1st Feasibility Call

The Future Electrical Machines Manufacturing Hub launched their 1st Feasibility…
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9th November 2020

New ATI Research Grant in Electrical Machine Repair

A team from the University of Sheffield including FEMM Hub…
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4th November 2020

Two New Robots Arrive at Factory 2050

Two brand new robots have recently been installed at Factory…
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22nd October 2020

Newcastle Researcher Presents at ECCE 2020

The 12th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress & Exposition (ECCE…
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2nd October 2020

FEMM Hub Quarterly Meeting

On the 29th of September, the FEMM Hub held their…
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23rd September 2020

FEMM Hub announce new circular economy work-package

The FEMM Hub would like to introduce their new work-package…
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21st September 2020

Opportunities and Challenges of Employing Heat-Pipes in Thermal Management of Electrical Machines

The International Conference on Electrical Machines (ICEM) has established itself…
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18th August 2020

Hub Investigator Promoted

Congratulations to Dr Glynn Aktinson from Newcastle University who was…
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4th August 2020

Feasibility Call Webinar: 1st of September at 11am

Following the launch of our 1st call for feasibility studies,…
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28th July 2020

1st Call for Feasibility Studies

The EPSRC Future Electrical Machines Manufacturing (FEMM) Hub is offering…
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8th July 2020

Hub Investigator wins 2021 IEEE Nikola Tesla Award

We are happy to announce that FEMM Hub Investigator Professor…
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6th July 2020

FEMM Hub Annual Report 2020

The FEMM Hub is pleased to release their first annual…
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30th April 2020

Carpenter Technology Corporation joins the FEMM Hub

We are pleased to announce that Carpenter Technology Corporation has…
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12th February 2020

Ambitious ROBOMAG project funded by the Offshore Wind Growth Partnership

Magnomatics a Sheffield-based university spin out is one of seven…
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23rd January 2020

New EPSRC Grant Awarded in Cooling of Electrical Machines

The Electrical Machines and Drives Group at Sheffield was recently…
22nd January 2020

Manufacturing the Future – Town Hall Meeting

Our hub director, Professor Geraint Jewell presented at the EPSRC Manufacturing the Future:…
12th November 2019

First FEMM Hub Short Course

On the 5th of September, we ran our first short…
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1st November 2019

New Equipment Arrives in Sheffield

  The AMH-1K-S permeameter for soft magnetic materials¬† was delivered…