Volume 11, Number 1 (March 2015)                   IJEEE 2015, 11(1): 52-60 | Back to browse issues page



DOI: 10.22068/IJEEE.11.1.52

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Darijani A, Kiyoumarsi A, Lari H A, Mirzaeian Dehkordi B, Bekhrad S, Rahimi Monjezi S. Design of a Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Generator for a 2 MW Gearless Horizontal-Axis Wind Turbine According to its Capability Curves. IJEEE. 2015; 11 (1) :52-60
URL: http://ijeee.iust.ac.ir/article-1-662-en.html

Abstract:   (2231 Views)
Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Generators (PMSGs) exhibit high efficiency and power density, and have already been employed in gearless wind turbines. In the gearless wind turbines, due to the removal of the gearbox, the cogging torque is an important issue. Therefore, in this paper, at first, design of a Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Generator for a 2MW gearless horizontal-axis wind turbine, according to torque-speed and capability curves, is presented. For estimation of cogging torque in PMSGs, an analytical method is used. Performance and accuracy of this method is compared with the results of Finite Element Method (FEM). Considering the effect of dominant design parameters, cogging torque is efficiently reduced.
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Type of Study: Research Paper | Subject: Electrical Machines Design
Received: 2013/12/22 | Accepted: 2015/03/16 | Published: 2015/03/16

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