Place: University of Nottingham | Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Date: February 5th & 6th, 2019

Training fees: FREE


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Instructor: Didier Zefack
Didier, expert of JMAG software, has more than 5 years’ experience in electric machine design using the FE method with JMAG. He has given numerous training courses and is also daily supporting JMAG users in electric machines design and other areas.

Language: English

Public and technical background required

The training is recommended to everybody interested in practical & theoretical aspects of electromagnetically simulation.
Having previous experience in electromagnetically simulation is really useful.


February 5th 2019


1. Introduction & General presentation of JMAG

2. Modelling/Designing of Electric machines using JMAG

2.1 JMAG Modelling features

2.2 CAD Modelling

2.3 Material Modelling

2.4 Condition setup & Circuit Modelling

10h30-11h00: Coffee Break


2. Modelling/Designing of Electric machines using JMAG (next)

2.5 Mesh Modelling

2.6 Calculation Settings & Postprocessing

2.7 Parametric calculation setup

2.8 Demonstration & Automation scripts

12h30-13h30: Lunch

13h30 to 15h30:

3. Practical Exercise sessions or Student/Customer topics

3.1 2D Motor analysis

3.2 Parametric Analysis using 2D PM Motor

15h30-16h00: Coffee Break


3. Practical Exercise sessions or Student/Customer topics (next)

3.3 3D Motor analysis

3.4 Standard Iron Loss Calculations of PM Motor

4. Conclusion & discussions


February 6th 2019


1. Introduction & review of new JMAG Features (18.0)

2. Optimization design of Electric machines:

2.1 Parametric Variable ranges & constraints

2.2 Response data & Objection functions

2.3 Optimization solvers setting up

10h30-11h00: Coffee Break


3. Noise and Vibration modelling

3.1 Mechanical analysis setting up

3.2 NVH analysis setting up

12h30-13h30: Lunch

13h30 to 15h30:

4. Practical Exercise sessions or Student/Customer topics

4.1 Optimization of 2D IPM motor

4.2 Centrifugal force calculation

15h30-16h00: Coffee Break


5.Thermal modelling

6. Mapping (Multi-purpose file export tool)

7. Conclusion & discussions


The program is subject to change.

Licensing & Computers

The training will take place in a computer lab of the University of Nottingham. No need to bring your own computer for the training.


The training will be a mix of theory, demonstrations and exercises.


Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Nottingham
Room A47, Coates Building
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD






POWERSYS Software & Services

Mr. Didier ZEFACK, JMAG Engineer

Phone: +33 (0)4 42 61 76 14 | Email:

Mr. Corentin JOUVET, Sales Manager

Phone: +33 (0)6 48 66 69 10 | Email:


University of Nottingham | Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Stefano Nuzzo, Research Fellow

Phone: +44 (0) 785 1933 398 | Email:


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General conditions for training:

Please register as early as possible if you plan to attend the training. As soon as the minimum of participants is reached, POWERSYS will confirm the course. The registration to the course includes the lunches and coffee breaks. Participants will have to pay 100% in advance before the course.

Cancellation can be made according to POWERSYS’ General Conditions for courses: In case you cannot attend the course after having registred, please contact us as soon as possible at


Please note that POWERSYS will not reimburse any travel and/or accommodation expenditure in case of cancellation of the course. We recommend you to make your travel arrangements once the course is confirmed. For French participants: POWERSYS est enregistré en tant que prestataire de formation (auprès du Préfet de la Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur sous le numéro 93 13 13256 13). Une convention de formation peut être établie sur demande avant la date de formation.

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