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Segmental rotor switched reluctance motors with single-tooth windings

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4 Author(s)
Mecrow, B.C. ; Sch. of Electr., Univ. of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Merz Court, UK ; El-Kharashi, E.A. ; Finch, J.W. ; Jack, A.G.

Switched reluctance machines with segmental rotors are investigated, building on previous work which has produced high torque prototypes. The paper presents a machine topology, which permits the use of short pitched windings placed around a single-tooth. This concept maintains the torque capability of a previous design, but uses much less copper volume. The theoretical basis for the machine configuration is developed and then the results for a working prototype machine are shown, illustrating static torque and flux linkage profiles. Results are presented for the machine operating as a drive, indicating the viability of the concept.

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Electric Power Applications, IEE Proceedings -  (Volume:150 ,  Issue: 5 )