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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 ...
  • Agile UPC Vilanova 

    Blanqué Molina, Balduino (EPSEVG, 2014-07)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
  • 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)
    Conference lecture
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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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Caracterización de motores de inducción para tracción ferroviaria a partir del circuito equivalente,incluyendo todas las pérdidas del motor 

    Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Soriano Almodovar, Santiago (2015-01-01)
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    In this paper is intended to study a three phase induction motor for railway applications. The steady state equivalent circuit is used to include and quantify all motor losses in the power balance.; The use of the proposed ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    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)
    Article
    Open Access
  • 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 ...
  • 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; Avilá Cusicanqui, Oscar Rolando; Gomila, Marcos; Adelantado, Xavier (2015)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Electric machines; Motor; Generator; Hybrid reluctance machines; Electronic power converters
  • 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)
    Article
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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 ...
  • Influence of design parameters in the optimization of linear switched reluctance motor under thermal constraints 

    Garcia-Amorós, Jordi; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Marin-Genesca, Marc (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-03-22)
    Article
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    The objective of this paper is to present an original study for optimizing the size of the LongitudinalFlux Double-Sided Linear Switched Reluctance Motor (LSRM) under thermal and weight constraints. The performance is ...
  • 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)
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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 ...