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  • Accionamientos de reluctancia autoconmutados con control de par para dirección asistida eléctrica 

    Gomila González, Marcos; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (2016-05-01)
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    Nowadays, the power steering is a standard device in commercial vehicles. The electric power steering is becoming an alternative to the traditional hydraulic power steering. Right now, the electric drive commonly used in ...
  • A device for improving the immunity of AC contactor during voltage dips 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Navarro, Gustavo (2008-03)
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    This paper describes an electronic device that enables AC contactors to ride through power quality dsturbances. The proposed device is connected to the contactor coil and consists of a power conversion excitation and hold-in ...
  • An analytical approach to the thermal design of a doubled sided linear switched reluctance motor 

    Garcia Amoros, Jordi; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2011)
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    The purpose of this paper is to provide an analytical approach to the thermal behavior of a longitudinal flux flat linear switched reluctance motor (LSRM) suitable for the early stages of motor design. The approach uses a ...
  • A Novel Type of Hybrid Reluctance Motor Drive 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014-08-01)
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    In this paper, a novel type of hybrid reluctance motor (HRM) drive is presented. This new motor is characterized by a stator formed by a combination of independent magnetic structures, each one composed of an electromagnet, ...
  • Are SRM drives a real alternative for EV powertrain? : Conclusions of the Workshop 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Dougan, Mark J.; Márquez-Fernández, Francisco J.; Egea, Aritz; Szabó, Loránd (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. GAECE - Grup d'Accionaments Elèctrics amb Commutació Electrònica, 2018-02)
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    This paper is a summary of the debate that took place in the round tables: - What is slowing down the application of SRM drivesfor road vehicle electrification? - Where should research and development focus toboost application ...
  • Assessing the environmental impact of induction motors using manufacturer's data and life cycle analysis 

    Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Andrada Gascón, Pedro (2012-09)
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    Herein is reported development and testing of a life cycle analysis (LCA) procedure for assessing the environmental impact of induction motors. The operating conditions of a given industrial application are defined by the ...
  • Assessment of Linear Switched Reluctance Motor's Design Parameters for Optimal Performance 

    Garcia Amoros, Jordi; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2015-04-21)
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    This article presents an exhaustive study about the influence of some design parameters, such as the number of phases, pole stroke, and current density, in the behavior of a linear switched reluctance motor. The linear ...
  • Comparative efficiency of switched reluctance and induction motor drives for slowly varying loads 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Sánchez López, José Antonio (2006-04)
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    A current-controlled switched reluctance motor drive for a variable speed applications with efficiency optimization is presented. Firing angles are computed online, the turn-on is calculated by means of the rule of Bose, ...
  • Comparison of Environmental and Life Cycle Impact of a Switched Reluctance Motor Drive and Inverter-fed induction Motor Drives 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (2009)
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    This paper compares the environmental and life cycle impact of one switched reluctance motor (SRM) drive and two inverter-fed induction motor (IM) drives. The study was carried out according to the Directive on the Ecodesign ...
  • Design procedure for a longitudinal flux flat linear switched reluctance motor 

    Garcia Amoros, Jordi; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2011-12-12)
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    This article presents a new comprehensive design procedure for longitudinal flux flat linear switched reluctance motors. The design process comprises all the steps from detailing the specifications to sizing the prototype ...
  • Electric drives for e-light e-scooters 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi (2013)
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    In the next years is expected an important rise in sales of electrical scooters in the entire world but especially in China. In order to address this challenge the electric scooter industry has to be more competitive in ...
  • Electric drives for light e-scooters 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio (2013-03-28)
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    In the next years is expected an important rise in sales of electrical scooters in the entire world but especially in China. In order to address this challenge the electric scooter industry has to be more competitive in ...
  • Electromagnetic evaluation of an in-wheel double rotor axial-flux switched reluctance motor for electric traction 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2017)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, a novel in-wheel double rotor axialflux switched reluctance motor for electric traction is presented. The proposed double rotor axial-flux switched reluctance motor has a particular disposition of the stator ...
  • Electromagnetic evaluation of an in-wheel double rotor axial-flux switched reluctance motor for electric traction 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2017-04-01)
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  • Environmental and life cycle cost analysis of one switched reluctance motor drive and two inverter-fed induction motor drives 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (2012-08)
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    Herein is described an environmental and life cycle cost (LCC) analysis of one switched reluctance motor (SRM) drive and two inverter-fed induction motor (IM) drives. The two types of drives are compared based on critical ...
  • Evolució dels plans d'estudi d'electricitat a l'Escola Universitària Politècnica de Vilanova i la Geltrú 

    Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Andrada Gascón, Pedro (Centre de recerca per a la Història de la Tècnica "Francesc Santponç i Roca", 2002)
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    Molt a prop de la celebració del centenari de l’Escola Universitària Politècnica de Vilanova i la Geltrú, originalment Escuela Superior de Industrias de Villanueva y Geltrú, els autors volen fer en aquesta comunicació una ...
  • Examen final [Curs 2015-2016] (Problemes) 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-17)
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  • Examen final (Curs 2016-2017) 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01-20)
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  • Examen parcial [Curs 2015-2016] (Problemes) 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-04-14)
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  • Examen parcial [Curs 2015-2016] (Test) 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-04-14)
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