By Topic

Analysis, dimensional sizing and configuration comparison of switched-reluctance motors operating under multiphase excitation

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Hall, E.M. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville, AR, USA ; Ramamurthy, S.S. ; Balda, J.C.

The paper presents a simple approach for analyzing switched reluctance motors (SRMs) operating under multiphase excitation. The analysis results in specific design coefficients [derived from the SRM flux and magnetomotive force (MMF) distributions that can be used in a methodology] to calculate the SRMs initial dimensions while taking into account the magnetic loading and electric loading. Finally, the approach enables comparison of SRM configurations for an application without performing complete designs. The magnetic loading (i.e., saturation) and torque of various SRM configurations designed using the proposed approach are verified through finite-element analysis (FEA).

Published in:

Energy Conversion, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:17 ,  Issue: 3 )