Improved permanent magnet machines with claw pole armatures

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  2. Phillip Dickinson
  3. Professor Alan Jack
  4. Professor Barrie Mecrow
Author(s)Mecrow BC; Dickinson PG; Jack AG
Editor(s)Belmans, R., Melkebeek, J.
Publication type Conference Proceedings (inc. Abstract)
Conference Name15th International Conference on Electrical Machines (ICEM)
Conference LocationBrugge, Belgium
Year of Conference2002
Legacy Date25-28 August 2002
Volume
Pages5pp
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This paper is concerned in reporting the improvements in the design and performance of permanent magnet machines employing claw pole armatures constructed using compacted insulated iron powder - soft magnetic composite (SMC) as it has become known. Using a quasi-optimisation process a new prototype has been designed and constructed. Through the improved electromagnetic design and enhanced thermal performance the new machine delivers 9.3 Nm/kg compared to 3.3 Nm/kg for an earlier prototype machine. (5 References).
PublisherInstitute of Mechatronics and Information Systems