A two degrees of freedom permanent magnet conical motor

Roggia, Sara (2018) A two degrees of freedom permanent magnet conical motor. PhD thesis, University of Nottingham.

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Abstract

This thesis focuses on the development of an innovative, electrical machine topology, which is based around a permanent magnet, synchronous machine that comprises a conical shape in order to achieve a two degrees of freedom machine. Such a machine is able to produce the rotational torque while also allowing for controlled movement in the axial direction. The proposed topology combines the high-performance capabilities of a permanent magnet machine with the desired axial movement that can be capitalised upon in order to remove traditional clutching-declutching technologies.

Item Type: Thesis (University of Nottingham only) (PhD)
Supervisors: Galea, Michael
Gerada, Christopher
Zeyuan, Xu
Keywords: Permanent magnet motors; Cone
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Faculties/Schools: UK Campuses > Faculty of Engineering
Item ID: 49654
Depositing User: Roggia, Sara
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2021 08:56
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2021 08:57
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/49654

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