Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Force and torque computation from 2-D and 3-D finite element field solutions

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 $31
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)
Benhama, A. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Electron., Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. & Technol., UK ; Williamson, A.C. ; Reece, A.B.J.

The Coulomb virtual work (CVW) method of force and torque calculation is a development which has received little publicised appraisal or validation particularly for three-dimensional situations. The authors outline the CVW method and describe its application to a range of force calculation problems, showing that the CVW method can be superior in accuracy and ease of implementation to the Maxwell stress tensor (MST) method. Results of the two-dimensional CVW, two-dimensional MST, and three-dimensional CVW are compared against either analytical or measured data. The 2-D CVW calculation produces discrepancies against analytical or test results similar to those obtained with the MST method with centroid paths. Comparisons between 2-D, 3-D and analytical or experimental data show that the force or torque computed from the 3-D analysis is in much better agreement with the analytical or experimental data than that obtained from 2-D

Published in:

Electric Power Applications, IEE Proceedings -  (Volume:146 ,  Issue: 1 )

Date of Publication:

Jan 1999

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.