Design of a high speed 18/12 switched reluctance motor drive with an asymmetrical bridge converter for electric vehicles

Bukhari, Abid Ali Shah, Ali, Safdar, Shaikh, Shahid Hussain, Soomro, Toufique Ahmed, Lin, Zhengyu and Cao, Wenping (2018). Design of a high speed 18/12 switched reluctance motor drive with an asymmetrical bridge converter for electric vehicles. IN: 2018 International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies (iCoMET). IEEE.

Abstract

The application of permanent magnet free motors have gained a huge attention for pure electric and hybrid electric vehicles. This paper proposed the design of 20-kW switched reluctance motor having 18 stator poles and 12 rotor poles by using finite element analysis machine design software Infolytica magnet and the main focus is to achieve the high speed, torque with adequate performance for electric vehicles. The asymmetric bridge converter has been used and the series of varying the excitation voltage, slot fill factor with respect to the number of turns and stranded area of the conductor has been analysed. Additionally, in order to the electromagnetic force vector, the switching sequence is examined. The simulation results show the great potential of the suggested motor and can provide a good starting torque with high speed and can be suitable to achieve the freedom Car 2020 electric vehicle target.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICOMET.2018.8346398
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences
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Event Title: 2018 International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies (iCoMET)
Event Type: Other
Event Location: Sukkur, Pakistan
Event Dates: 2018-03-03 - 2018-03-04
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Published Date: 2018-04-26
Authors: Bukhari, Abid Ali Shah
Ali, Safdar
Shaikh, Shahid Hussain
Soomro, Toufique Ahmed
Lin, Zhengyu ( 0000-0001-7733-2431)
Cao, Wenping ( 0000-0002-8133-3020)

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