School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Centre for Advanced Electrical Drives

Centre for Advanced Electrical Drives

The Centre for Advanced Electrical drives within the Electrical Power Research Group has a long history of successful research collaborations with industrial partners.

The Centre for Advanced Electric Drives

The Centre for Advanced Electrical Drives (CAED) helps industry apply cutting-edge research to commercial motor drive products.

We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver:

  • High performance, high speed, low-cost and high-efficiency projects
  • Professional service offering with a proven track record of success

We provide industrial partners with access to our world-leading Motors, Drives and Power Electronics researchers. We have collaborated with distinguished organisations such as Jaguar Land Rover, Airbus, Dyson, Goodrich, Cummins and Toyota / Volvo (through our partnership with Höganäs).

Advanced Propulsion Centre UK Partnership

The Advanced Propulsion Centre UK - Electric Machine Spoke Logo

We are a member of the prestigious Spokes Network, a national network to support the automotive  industry with specialist academic, technological and commercial expertise, part of the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK.

Find out more about our work with the APC

Launch of the Newcastle University Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC)

Join us for the official launch of the Newcastle University APC on Wednesday 12 October, 10am - 4.30pm, at the Great North Museum

The event is free to all and you can book your place here