Electrical Machines for High Performance Aerospace Applications

C. Gerada, M. Galea, A. Kladas

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Abstract

This paper presents an overview of high performance electrical machines for aerospace applications. The drive towards aircraft electrification is highly dependent on the performance and reliability of electrical machine drive systems. A review of the advancements of electrical machine constituent materials which are being applied in the aerospace sector is outlined followed by key advancements in electrical machine technologies. Case studies demonstrating advances in electrical machine technology will then be presented highlighting key performance indices achieved.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - 2015 IEEE Workshop on Electrical Machines Design, Control and Diagnosis, WEMDCD 2015
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages79-84
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9781479989003
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 12 Aug 2015
Externally publishedYes
EventIEEE Workshop on Electrical Machines Design, Control and Diagnosis, WEMDCD 2015 - Torino, Italy
Duration: 26 Mar 201527 Mar 2015

Publication series

NameProceedings - 2015 IEEE Workshop on Electrical Machines Design, Control and Diagnosis, WEMDCD 2015

Conference

ConferenceIEEE Workshop on Electrical Machines Design, Control and Diagnosis, WEMDCD 2015
Country/TerritoryItaly
CityTorino
Period26/03/1527/03/15

Keywords

  • aerospace
  • electrical machines
  • high temperature
  • more electric aircraft
  • power and torque density

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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