FGLA Colloquium „Ultra Fast Charging“


Thursday, September 12, 2019, 10: a.m. to 17:15 p.m.

Kurpark Terrassen, Dammstraße 40, 52066 Aachen

Contact: Dr. Ute Müller, ute.mueller@isea.rwth‐aachen.de, Tel. +49 241 80‐99597
Registration: Veranstaltungen@isea.rwth‐aachen.de until September 5, 2019
Participation fee: 100 Euro


  • 10:00 a.m. Welcome & Introduction                                                                                                                          Prof. Rik De Doncker, Institute of Power Electronics and Electrical Drives, RWTH Aachen University
  • 10:15 a.m. Effects of high charging rates on ageing processes in vehicle batteries - electrochemical, thermal and mechanical effects                                                                                                                                      Prof. Dr. Egbert Figgemeier, Helmholtz Institute Münster, Research Centre Jülich
  • 10:45 a.m. The challenges of electromobility for the distribution network                                                                Uwe Hahner, Senior Manager Strategic Market Development Energy, ads-tec Energy GmbH
  • 11:15 a.m. Break
  • 11:45 a.m. Duisburg Loading Park - High-Power Charging and Energy Management                                             Torsten Günter, Head of Operations, innogy eMobility Solutions GmbH                                 
  • 12:15 a.m. ALigN - 944 new charging points for Aachen                                                                                          Axel Costard, Speaker of the Lord Mayor, City of Aachen                                                                              
  • 12:45 a.m. Lunch break
  • 13:45 p.m. DC charging stations for fleet operation: development, system integration, installation and maintenance                                                                                                                                                                 Dr.-Ing. Marco Stieneker, Managing Director, elexon GmbH
  • 14:15 p.m. 800 Volt battery voltage - No advantages on the battery side                                                                 Prof. Dr. Dirk Uwe Sauer, Chair of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems Engineering, RWTH Aachen University                                                        
  • 14:45 p.m. The Full Charge: Efficient and Powerful Solutions for E-Mobility                                                             Michael Pöhner, Head of System Engineering, Webasto Group                                                     
  • 15:15 p.m. Break
  • 15:45 p.m. eMobility Ecosystem - eBus and eUtility Vehicle Fast Charging                                                              György Hercegfalvi, Head of Product Management DC eMobility, Siemens AG
  • 16:15 p.m. Challenges of electric mobility as CPO, EMP and VNB                                                                           Dr. Patrick Ester, Senior Manager E-Mobility Business Development, E.ON Solutions GmbH  
  • 16:45 p.m. Final Discussion
  • 17:15 p.m. Get-Together

Guided tours of the institute can be offered on request from 6 p.m. onwards.