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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 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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)
    Conference lecture
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 2016-2017) 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-11-03)
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  • Experimental determination of magnetic characteristics of electrical machines 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (2000)
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    A test equipment for determination of magnetic characteristics of different kinds of electrical machines is presented. Experimental determination of magnetic characteristics of electrical machines should be understood, ...
  • Fractional-slot permanent magnet synchronous generator for low voltage applications 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi (2013)
    Conference report
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    This paper considers the implementation and application of a small direct drive fractional-slot permanent magnet synchronous generator for low voltages applications in distributed generation. Finite element analysis of the ...
  • Fractional-slot permanent magnet synchronous generator for low voltage applications 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi (2013-07-01)
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    This paper considers the implementation and application of a small direct drive fractional-slot permanent magnet synchronous generator for low voltages applications in distributed generation. Finite element analysis of the ...
  • Hybrid reluctance machines with U-shaped electromagnets and permanent magnets 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Rolando Ávila, Oscar; Gomila, Marc; Adelantado, Xavier (2015-03-01)
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    This paper is about hybrid reluctance machines, in which the stator or fixed part has a combination of U-shaped electromagnets with permanents magnets placedbetween their arms while the moving part is simply a structure ...
  • Hybrid reluctance machines with U-shaped electromagnets and permanent magnets 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Avilá Cusicanqui, Oscar Rolando; Gomila, Marcos; Adelantado, Xavier (2015)
    Conference report
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    Electric machines; Motor; Generator; Hybrid reluctance machines; Electronic power converters
  • In-wheel axial-flux SRM drive for light electric vehicles 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. GAECE - Grup d'Accionaments Elèctrics amb Commutació Electrònica, 2018-02)
    Conference report
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    Revenues from global sales of light electric vehicles are expected to grow from $ 9.3 billion in 2017 to $ 23.9 billion in 2025. In order to boost this growth electric drives with better features and lower costs have to ...
  • La sostenibilitat i l'ensenyament dels accionaments elèctrics 

    Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Sánchez López, José Antonio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (Centre per a la Sostenibilitat, 2007-07-12)
    Conference report / Conference lecture
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    Avui en dia, la selecció de motors i d’accionaments elèctrics per una aplicació específica requereix d’un coneixement exhaustiu de l’aplicació en qüestió, d’una sòlida base sobre la seva constitució i funcionament però, a ...
  • Life cycle analysis on the design of induction motors 

    Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Andrada Gascón, Pedro (2011-09-06)
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    Purpose Herein is reported an application of life cycle analysis (LCA), using the Methodology for the Ecodesign of Energy Using Products (MEEUP), in order to assess the influence of some design parameters in the environmental ...