Methods to Evaluate the Quality of Stator and Rotor of Electric Motors

Sebastião Lauro Nau

WEG - Manager of Research and Technological Innovation


Short Biography:

Sebastião Lauro Nau received his Engineer, M. Sc. and Doctor degrees from the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil, in 1985, 2000 and 2007, respectively. He is currently Manager of Research and Technological Innovation at WEG Equipamentos Elétricos S.A., Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil, and a Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Centro Universitário - Católica de Santa Catarina, Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil. His work and research topics are induction machines, magnetic noise, synchronous motor with permanent magnets and application of motors with frequency inverters.


Large Rotating Machines Monitoring and Condition Assessment

Miguel Simas

EDP - Power Generation Company, Maintenance Manager


Short Biography:

Miguel Simas is a Maintenance Manager in the Power Generation Company, part of EDP Group, with a large experience in the field of Fossil Power Plants. EDP Produção covers the activities of conception, project, management, installation of site supervision, commissioning and operation & maintenance. Miguel’s recent works include Overalls Management and Commissioning (with dynamic balancing) of Turbines, Generators, and their auxiliary Equipment in Fossil Power Plants. His work experience also includes Operation and Maintenance of Rotating Machines for over 25 years.