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  • 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)
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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 ...
  • Novel in-wheel axial-flux segmented switched reluctance motor 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    In this paper a novel axial-flux segmented rotor switched reluctance motor (AFSSRM) with a stator sandwiched by two rotors with a particular form of the segments is presented. The machine has magnetic short paths with no ...
  • Introducing reluctance motors in electric machines and drives courses:a new approach 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Martínez Garcia, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    The teaching of electrical machines and drives requires a new approach to make them more attractive to students, to address and overcome the limitations of time and resources that are usual in electrical engineering programs. ...
  • New axial-flux switched reluctance motor for e-scooter 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi; Sánchez López, José Antonio (2016)
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    The world market of e-scooter is expected to experiment an increase of 15% in Western Europe between 2015 and 2025. In order to push this growth it is needed to develop new low-cost more efficient and reliable drives with ...
  • 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
  • New linear hybrid reluctance actuator 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel; Garcia Amorós, Jordi; Perat Benavides, Josep Ignasi (2014)
    Conference lecture
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    In this paper a new type of hybrid reluctance actuator is presented. This linear hybrid reluctance actuator is a two phase double sided actuator in which the stator is composed by four normalized U cores, each with a coil ...
  • Thermal performance analysis of the double sided linear switched reluctance motor 

    Garcia Amoros, Jordi; Bargalló Perpiñá, Ramón; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2014)
    Conference lecture
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    This paper presents a study about the thermal performance of the double-sided flat Linear Switched Reluctance Motor (LSRM) according to the number of phases (m) and the pole stroke (PS). The analysis is performed by means ...
  • 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
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Minimization of torque ripple in switched reluctance motor drives using direct instantaneous torque control 

    Castro Soriano, Javier; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Torque ripple is an inherent characteristic of switched reluctance motor drives due to its double salient geometry and it is a serious drawback in applications that require smooth torque and high dynamic performances. This ...
  • New hybrid reluctance motor drive 

    Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino; Martínez Piera, Eusebio; Torrent Burgués, Marcel (2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In this paper a new type of hybrid reluctance motor drive is presented. This new motor is characterized by a stator formed by the combination of independent magnetic structures composed of an electromagnet, the magnetic ...
  • Minimization of torque ripple in switched reluctance motor drives using an enhanced direct instantaneous control 

    Castro Soriano, Javier; Andrada Gascón, Pedro; Blanqué Molina, Balduino (2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Torque ripple is an inherent characteristic of switched reluctance motor drives due to its double salient geometry and it is a serious drawback in applications that require smooth torque and high dynamic performances. This ...

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