Design of Axial-Flux Motor for Traction Application
Nadia Chaker, Ibrahim Ben Salah, Souhir Tounsi, Rafik Neji
DOI: 10.4236/jemaa.2009.12012   PDF   HTML     11,220 Downloads   21,292 Views   Citations


This paper deals with the design of high power – low dimensions axial-flux permanent-magnet motor intended for trac-tion application. First, two motor configurations are analytically designed and compared using finite element calcula-tion. Then, the configuration yielding the best performances is integrated and modelled with the whole traction chain under MATLAB/SIMULINK environment in order to demonstrate the motor operation on a large speed band.

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N. Chaker, I. Salah, S. Tounsi and R. Neji, "Design of Axial-Flux Motor for Traction Application," Journal of Electromagnetic Analysis and Applications, Vol. 1 No. 2, 2009, pp. 73-84. doi: 10.4236/jemaa.2009.12012.

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