Electromagnetic loss modeling and demagnetization analysis for high speed permanent magnet machine


This paper presents a research work on the electromagnetic loss modeling and demagnetization analysis for a high-speed permanent magnet machine (HSPMM). The iron loss is estimated by improved modeling considering harmonics and rotational magnetic field effects to achieve high precision; rotor eddy current loss is researched and comprehensively investigated using finite-element method (FEM). The auxiliary slot and PM beveling are also proposed to reduce the rotor eddy current loss for machine at high-speed operation. Temperature-dependent PM demagnetization modeling is utilized in HSPMM FEM analysis to investigate machine performance due to temperature variation, while optimized rotor structures are proposed and comparatively researched by FEM to improve the machine anti-demagnetization capability in harsh conditions. The HSPMM temperature is estimated based on the calculated loss results and machine computational fluid dynamic modeling. Experimental measurements on the prototype machine verify the effectiveness of the machine electromagnetic and thermal modeling in the paper.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/TMAG.2017.2759247
Divisions: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > School of Informatics and Digital Engineering > Electrical and Electronic Engineering
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Aston Institute of Urban Technology and the Environment (ASTUTE)
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Power Electronics, Machines and Power System (PEMPS)
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Demagnetization,finite-element method (FEM),high speed permanent magnet machine (HSPMM),magnetic field,Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials,Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Publication ISSN: 1941-0069
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Published Date: 2018-03-01
Published Online Date: 2017-10-11
Accepted Date: 2017-09-30
Submitted Date: 2017-06-17
Authors: Zhang, Yue
McLoone, Sean
Cao, Wenping (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-8133-3020)



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