Application of calorimetric method for loss measurement of a SynRM drive system

Aarniovuori, Lassi, Kolehmainen, Jere, Kosonen, Antti, Niemela, Markku, Chen, Huifeng, Cao, Wenping and Pyrhonen, Juha (2016). Application of calorimetric method for loss measurement of a SynRM drive system. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 63 (4), pp. 2005-2015.

Abstract

Synchronous reluctance motors (SynRMs) are gaining in popularity in industrial drives due to their permanent magnet-free, competitive performance, and robust features. This paper studies the power losses in a 90-kW converter-fed SynRM drive by a calorimetric method in comparison of the traditional input-output method. After the converter and the motor were measured simultaneously in separate chambers, the converter was installed inside the large-size chamber next to the motor and the total drive system losses were obtained using one chamber. The uncertainty of both measurement methods is analyzed and discussed.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/TIE.2015.2499252
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences
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Uncontrolled Keywords: calorimeter,converter,efficiency,electric drive,induction motor,measurement,synchronous reluctance motors power loss,temperature,uncertainty,variable speed drive,voltage-source converter,Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Control and Systems Engineering,Computer Science Applications
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Published Date: 2016-04
Authors: Aarniovuori, Lassi
Kolehmainen, Jere
Kosonen, Antti
Niemela, Markku
Chen, Huifeng
Cao, Wenping ( 0000-0002-8133-3020)
Pyrhonen, Juha

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