Disc Motor: Conventional and Superconductor Simulated Results Analysis

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Abstract

Taking into consideration the development and integration of electrical machines with lower dimensions and higher performance, this paper presents the design and development of a three-phase axial flux disc motor, with 50 Hz frequency supply. It is made with two conventional semi-stators and a rotor, which can be implemented with a conventional aluminum disc or a high temperature-superconducting disc. The analysis of the motor characteristics is done with a 2D commercial finite elements package, being the modeling performed as a linear motor. The obtained results allow concluding that the superconductor motor provides a higher force than the conventional one. The conventional disc motor presents an asynchronous behavior, like a conventional induction motor, while the superconductor motor presents both synchronous and asynchronous behaviors.
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Title of host publicationIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Pages505-512
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2010
EventDoctoral Conference on Computing, Electrical and Industrial Systems - DoCEIS'10 -
Duration: 1 Jan 2010 → …

Conference

ConferenceDoctoral Conference on Computing, Electrical and Industrial Systems - DoCEIS'10
Period1/01/10 → …

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DEE Group Author, & Martins, J. F. A. (2010). Disc Motor: Conventional and Superconductor Simulated Results Analysis. In IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (pp. 505-512) https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-11628-5_56