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Permanent magnet rotor

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310 - Electrical generator or motor structure

310010000 - DYNAMOELECTRIC

310040000 - Rotary

310152000 - Permanent magnet machines

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
310156080 Mounting (such as on a surface of a shaft) 225
310156480 Pole shoes/pole pieces 147
310156380 Specific shape 111
310156320 Including an axial air gap 64
310156070 Additional flux directing magnets 17
310156780 Squirrel cage 15
310156660 Claw poles/interfitting poles/lundel 13
310156040 Separate portion of the rotor magnet used as a thrust bearing 11
310156020 Transverse flux 11
310156050 Separate portion of the rotor magnet used as a magnet for sensing (i.e., for position or frequency) 1
20100052453BRUSHLESS MOTOR AND ACTUATOR USING IT - A motor for driving an actuator used such as for a throttle valve of an automobile engine and an optical axis controller of an automobile headlight. In two cup-shaped rotor yokes each provided with an internal diameter enlarged part at its opening, a ring-shaped joint material with an external diameter fitting into this internal diameter enlarged part is inserted into the internal diameter enlarged part to form a rotor yoke assembly. A motor is available with high durability against vibration and shock owing to high accuracy in dimensions, lightweight, and high rigidity of the rotor.03-04-2010
310156030 With a hysteresis ring 1
20100327689PERMANENT-MAGNET-TYPE ROTATING ELECTRICAL MACHINE AND PERMANENT MAGNET MOTOR DRIVE SYSTEM - A permanent-magnet-type rotating electrical machine capable of realizing variable-speed operation in a wide range from low speed to high speed at high output and improving, in a wide operating range, efficiency, reliability, and productivity. The rotating electrical machine includes a first permanent magnet whose product of coercive force and magnetizing direction thickness is small and a second permanent magnet whose product of coercive force and magnetizing direction thickness is large, to form a magnetic pole. The product of coercive force and magnetizing direction thickness of the first permanent magnet is equal to or larger than the product of magnetic field strength and magnetizing direction thickness of the second permanent magnet at a no-load operating point. At the magnetic pole, a magnetic field created by a current of an armature coil magnetizes the first permanent magnet, irreversibly changing a flux amount of the first permanent magnet.12-30-2010
310156740 Damping features 1
20110304235PERMANENT MAGNET ELECTRIC MOTOR - According to one embodiment, a rotor is configured by a rotor core and magnetic poles. Two or more types of permanent magnets are used such that each product of coercivity and thickness in the magnetization direction becomes different. A stator is located outside the rotor with air gap therebetween and configured by an armature core winding. At least one permanent magnet is magnetized by a magnetic field by a current of the armature winding to change a magnetic flux content thereof irreversibly. A short circuited coil is provided to surround a magnetic path portion of the other permanent magnet excluding the magnet changed irreversibly and a portion adjacent to the other permanent magnet where the magnetic flux leaks. A short-circuit current is generated in the short circuited coil by the magnetic flux generated by conducting a magnetization current to the winding. A magnetic field is generated by the short-circuit current.12-15-2011
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20110204738Method For Estimating The Magnetization Level Of One Or More Permanent Magnets Established In One Or More Permanent Magnet Rotors Of A Wind Turbine Generator And Wind Turbine - A method for estimating the magnetization level of one or more permanent magnets established in one or more permanent magnet rotors of a wind turbine generator includes the steps of: establishing one or more magnetization sensors at the stator of the generator, connecting the one or more magnetization sensors to a measuring mechanism, processing measured data in the measuring mechanism, and establishing values of magnetization. Furthermore the invention also relates to a wind turbine.08-25-2011
20100052452Rotor For Electric Motor - A rotor for an electric motor (03-04-2010
20090189471Spindle Motor - A spindle motor having a stator and a rotor includes: a stator core provided in the stator having salient-poles; a stator coil arranged between the salient-poles; a rotor; and a permanent magnet provided in the rotor. The stator core includes a stack of steel sheets whose salient-poles are formed by etching. The permanent magnet includes a ferromagnetic material consisting mainly of iron. The ferromagnetic material has formed in laminae on a surface thereof a layer of a fluorine compound containing an alkali element, an alkaline earth element or a rare earth element formed in laminae. Near an interface between the ferromagnetic material and the layer of the fluorine compound, iron exists in the layer of the fluorine compound such that a basic crystal structure of the fluorine compound is not changed and the fluorine compound containing the iron exists in the layer of the fluorine compound.07-30-2009
20120175986RARE-EARTH MAGNET - In a ferromagnetic material containing at least one kind of rare-earth element, a layer containing at least one kind of alkaline earth element or rare-earth element and fluorine is formed at the grain boundary or near the powder surface of the ferromagnetic material. A further layer containing at least one kind of rare-earth element, having a fluorine concentration lower than that of the layer described first and having a rare-earth element concentration higher than that of the host phase of the ferromagnetic material, or an oxide layer containing a rare-earth element is formed in adjacent with a portion of the layer described first.07-12-2012
20130076185Electromechanical Limited Rotation Rotary Actuator - An electromechanical limited rotation rotary actuator comprises a stator having an aperture extending axially therein and at least two teeth having arcuate end portions forming an aperture. A rotor includes a diametral magnetized magnet bidirectionally operable with the stator and extending into the aperture. A non-uniform gap is formed between the magnet and the end portions of the teeth, and wherein the shape of the gap provides a restoration torque resulting in a spring-like return-to-center action of the rotor. An electrical coil extends around at least a portion of one tooth and is excitable for magnetizing the tooth and providing bidirectional torque to the rotor.03-28-2013
20080258572Variable Reluctance Dynamo-Electric Rotary Machine Provided with United Magnetic, Electric and Polarising Circuits and Method for Production Thereof - A monophase transverse circuit has two rows of cylindrical air gaps which are provided with conductors between terminal pairs of a machine of an EP 1 063 754 type. By anamorphic transformation according to figures, the terminal pairs are rotated at a quarter turn in order to come to FIG. 10-23-2008
20100045131ELECTRIC MOTOR - It comprises stator including stator core having yoke and a plurality of teeth protruded from yoke, which is formed with slots between adjacent teeth, and rotor having rotor core and permanent magnet formed with a plurality of magnetic poles, which confronts tip ends of teeth via gaps, wherein rotor core is formed by rotor core materials circumferentially equally divided into the predetermined number of divisions, and the least common multiple being N for the number of slots and the number of magnetic poles and the least common multiple being M for the number of slots and the number of divisions, then N is equal to M.02-25-2010
20130043753Rotor Core of Motor - Provided is a rotor core of a motor, the rotor core, the rotor core including a thin disk-shaped rotor core member, a shaft hole penetratively formed at a center of the rotor core member, a shaft press-fitted into the shaft hole, a plurality of magnet insertion holes penetratively formed at a position near to a periphery of the rotor core member for inserted coupling by a magnet, and a magnet fixing unit formed by stacking the rotor core members each at a predetermined height, and press-fitting the shaft into the shaft hole, wherein the rotor core members are stacked at a predetermined height, and the shaft is inserted into the shaft hole.02-21-2013
20130038161PERMANENT MAGNET ROTOR - A permanent magnet rotor for a motor, the permanent magnet rotor including an iron core and a permanent magnet. The iron core includes an annular ring having a central axial bore and a plurality of magnetic induction blocks protruding outwards from an outer side of the annular ring. Between two adjacent magnetic induction blocks form a radial recess for mounting the permanent magnets. The magnetic induction blocks at both sides of an opening of the radial recess protrude with a hook block. The section of an outer side surface of the magnetic induction blocks is a circular-arc line and the outer side surface employs a point with a distance deviating from the center of the central axial bore as a center of circle. The permanent magnet rotor has a simple structure, low magnetic leakage and torque ripple, big counter-electromotive force constant, and smooth waveform of counter-electromotive force.02-14-2013
20130038160SEQUENTIALLY LAMINATED, RARE EARTH, PERMANENT MAGNETS WITH SULFIDE-BASED DIELECTRIC LAYERS AND REINFORCED BY DIFFUSION REACTION LAYERS - Laminated, mechanically strong, rare earth, permanent magnets with dielectric layers having increased electrical resistivity and improved mechanical strength suitable for use in high performance, rotating machines comprising sequential laminates of permanent magnet layers and transition and/or diffusion reaction layers; wherein the transition and/or diffusion reaction layers surround sulfide-based dielectric layers, thereby avoiding direct contact between the dielectric layers with permanent magnet layers.02-14-2013
20130082560CORELESS ELECTROMECHANICAL DEVICE, MOBILE UNIT, ROBOT, AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF CORELESS ELECTROMECHANICAL DEVICE - A coreless electromechanical device includes permanent magnets provided in a first member, M (M is an integer number equal to or more than two) phases of α-wound air core electromagnetic coils provided in a second member, and a coil back yoke provided in the second member, wherein the electromagnetic coil has two effective coil regions that generate force for relative rotational transfer of the first member with respect to the second member and two coil end regions, and the coil end regions of at least the (M-1) phases of electromagnetic coils of the M phases of electromagnetic coils are bent toward an inner circumference side or an outer circumference side of a cylindrical surface containing the cylindrical region so as not to interfere with the coil end regions of the other phases of electromagnetic coils.04-04-2013
20120217833PERMANENT-MAGNET TYPE ELECTRIC ROTATING MACHINE - According to one embodiment, a permanent-magnet type electric rotating machine has a stator, a magnetizing coil, a rotor and a case. The stator has an armature coil configured to form a magnetic circuit for driving. The magnetizing coil is configured to form a magnetic circuit for magnetizing. The rotor has a constant magnetized magnet, a rotor core and a variable magnetized magnet. The rotor core holds the constant magnetized magnet. The constant magnetized magnet is arranged closer to the magnetic circuit for driving than the variable magnetized magnet. The variable magnetized magnet is arranged closer to the magnetic circuit for magnetizing than the constant magnetized magnet.08-30-2012
20110227440ELECTRIC MOTOR WITH NO COUNTER ELECTROMOTIVE FORCE - An electromagnetic motor system with no counter/back electromotive force due to the ability of the system to change from one magnetic state to another magnetic state in a defined sequence. In the first state a kinetic energy component is added to the system's rotor where two permanent magnetic materials, which are affixed to the rotor, are allowed to come into an angular range such that they act in a symmetrical manner on a fixed soft ferromagnetic material. This fixed soft ferromagnetic material also acts as the core of an electromagnetic coil and when the rotor's permanent magnets are at the closest proximity to the soft ferromagnetic core a voltage is applied across the coil, resulting in the soft ferromagnetic coil being saturated in a horizontal manner where previously it was polarized in a vertical manner while under the influence of the rotor's two permanent magnets.09-22-2011
20110012461Permanent Magnet Synchronization Motor01-20-2011
20090009019ELECTRIC MOTOR - Having a stator core including a yoke, a plurality of inside teeth, and a plurality of outside teeth, an inside rotor, and an output rotor, the inside slot open angle/inside pole angle and the outside slot open angle/outside pole angle are determined so that the inside cogging torque due to rotation of the inside rotor and the outside cogging torque due to rotation of the outside rotor may cancel each other in inverted phases. Plural combinations are provided so that the amplitude of inside cogging torque and the amplitude of outside cogging torque due to rotation of outside rotor maybe approximate values in inverted phase, and the combination of the highest combined voltage value of the both induced voltage is selected.01-08-2009
20120235530ELECTRIC MACHINES INCLUDING STATOR MODULES - In implementations of the present disclosure, a rotating electric machine includes a rotor assembly supported for rotation about a rotational axis, the rotor assembly including a plurality of rotor poles, the rotor poles being supported for rotation about the rotational axis, and a stator assembly including a plurality of independent stator modules with each stator module including multiple independently energizable stator segments, each stator segment defining a plurality of stator poles of the stator assembly for magnetically interacting with the rotor poles, each stator module being independently removable and replaceable from the stator assembly to adjust the total number of stator poles included in the stator assembly, and/or to vary the maximum power output of the electric machine.09-20-2012
20130162088ELECTRIC ROTATING MACHINE - An electric rotating machine is provided. A tooth portion of a stator is divided into a first tooth portion and a second tooth portion that are movable relative to each other between a first position, in which a magnetic resistance between the first and second tooth portions is small, and a second position, in which the magnetic resistance is relatively large. In a state in which the second tooth portion is in the second position, a region from a stator yoke portion side end of a current-carrying winding disposed around the tooth portion to a rotor side end of a winding arrangeable region is divided into a first region and a second region. A current-carrying winding space factor in the first region is set to be relatively smaller than in the second region.06-27-2013
20130162089Sintered Magnet Motor - A sintered magnet motor includes a rotor, a stator, and coils. Sintered magnets are disposed on the rotor. In the sintered magnet motor, a residual magnetic flux density of each of the sintered magnets is controlled by a magnetic field generated by a coil current.06-27-2013
20120098376PERMANENT-MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS MOTOR AND ELECTRIC POWER-ASSISTED STEERING SYSTEM - The present invention relates to a permanent-magnet synchronous motor, particularly an electric three-phase motor, comprising a stator having a stator yoke in which stator teeth with interposed stator grooves are arranged, wherein on each stator tooth at least one winding is provided, further comprising a rotor having permanent magnets, wherein the stator teeth are arranged in layers as disks in the axial direction of the stator and designed at least as two different disks, wherein the stator teeth in a first disk are connected peripherally among each other at the ends thereof pointing toward the rotor in the form of a stator star by a connecting bridge and in a second disk have an interruption instead of the connecting bridge. The present invention further relates to an electric power-assisted steering system.04-26-2012
20100219709CIRCULAR SELF-POWERED MAGNETIC GENERATOR - An improved power generation apparatus 09-02-2010
20110285236Rotating machines using trapped field magnets and related methods - Rotors with trapped-field magnet (TFM) bulks, machines with TFM rotors, and methods of activating and/or using machines with TFM rotors.11-24-2011
20100289366Rare Earth Magnet and Motor Using the Same - The present invention makes it possible to increase the residual magnetic flux density and the coercive force of a rare earth magnet; and raise the Curie temperature. In a magnet formed by compressing magnetic particles, the surface of a magnetic particle is covered with a metal fluoride film, the magnetic particle has a crystal structure containing a homo portion formed by bonding adjacent iron atoms and a hetero portion formed by bonding two iron atoms via an atom other than iron, and the distance between the two iron atoms in the hetero portion is different from the distance between the adjacent iron atoms in the homo portion.11-18-2010
20110291513Annular Power Converter Having A Motive Effect - The invention relates to an energy conversion apparatus between mechanical and electrical energy. In order to create a new geometry for the important system components of electric motors and electric generators, it is proposed to stationary arrange permanent magnets (12-01-2011
20090309446ELECTRIC ARC WELDING SYSTEM POWERED BY PERMANENT MAGNET ELECTRIC GENERATOR - An electric arc welding system is powered by a power generator with a rotor assembly circumferentially surrounding a stator assembly. The arc welding system generates a three phase AC current, which is converted into a DC current by a converter. An electrode coupled to the converter receives the DC current, wherein a welding arc is created between the electrode and a workpiece. A controller is coupled to the converter. The controller is operable to apply a control signal to the converter to cause the converter to vary the magnitude of the DC current.12-17-2009
20100079024Rotating Machine with Sintered Magnet and Method for Producing Sintered Magnet - A rotating machine is equipped with a sintered magnet. The sintered magnet includes: a ferromagnetic material consisting mainly of iron; a layer of a fluoride compound or a layer of an oxyfluoride compound formed inside crystal grains or in a portion of grain boundary area of the ferromagnetic material; at least one element selected from the group consisting of alkalis, alkaline earth elements, and rare earth elements and carbon contained in the layer of the fluoride compound or the layer of the oxyfluoride compound; and a continuously extending layer formed by a portion of the layer of the fluoride compound or the layer of the oxyfluoride layer, the continuously extending layer extending from a surface of the ferromagnetic material through the inside of the ferromagnetic material to an opposite side surface of the ferromagnetic material. A ratio of an average concentration of fluorine in an area within 100 μm from the surface of the ferromagnetic material to an average concentration of fluorine in an area including a central part at a distance of at least 100 μm is in the range of 1±0.5, and a concentration gradient of the rare earth elements is present in a matrix near the grain boundary of the ferromagnetic material.04-01-2010
20100007232Sintered Magnet Motor - Disclosed herein is a sintered magnet motor having a sintered magnet rotor, the rotor comprising: a ferromagnetic material comprising iron as a main ingredient to be sintered; a fluorine compound or an oxyfluoride compound formed in the inside of a crystal grain or to a portion of a grain boundary of the ferromagnetic material; and at least one of alkalis, alkaline earth elements, and rare earth elements contained in the fluorine compound or the oxyfluoride compound; a portion of the fluorine compound or the oxyfluoride compound being distributed with a concentration gradient established from the surface to the inside of the ferromagnetic material, and a rare earth element being distributed with a concentration gradient established between the grain boundary surface and the parent phase of the ferromagnetic material, wherein the concentration distribution of the fluorine compound is asymmetrical when viewed from the pole center of the sintered magnet rotor. The amount of use of a fluorine compound can be decreased in this sintered magnet motor.01-14-2010
20110148239BRUSHLESS MOTOR - A brushless motor includes: a stator assembly including a stator core which includes a plurality of pole teeth each having a winding therearound; and a rotor assembly including a magnet which has a ring shape, is rotatably disposed so as to oppose the pole teeth of the stator core and which is circumferentially magnetized with a plurality of magnetic poles with opposite polarities alternating with each other, wherein the number of the pole teeth of the stator core is twice the number of the magnetic poles of the magnet such that each magnetic pole opposes a pair of adjacent pole teeth, one pair of adjacent windings have the same number of winding turns and the same winding direction as each other, and wherein another pair of windings located next to the one pair of windings have a winding direction opposite to the winding direction of the one pair of windings.06-23-2011
20100090554OUTER-ROTOR BRUSHLESS MOTOR - An outer-rotor brushless motor is smaller, flatter, and lighter but has no drop in motor performance. A motor substrate on which a motor driving circuit is formed is fixed to a bracket in a space formed in the axial direction between (i) a rotor and a stator and (ii) an opening bottom portion of the bracket.04-15-2010
20090206691MOTOR - A motor includes a rotor core, permanent magnets and non-magnetic layers. The permanent magnets are embedded in the rotor core with each of the permanent magnets defining a pole of the rotor having a pole center and a peripheral edge section, with the peripheral edge section located in a vicinity between the poles and a vicinity of the rotor surface. The non-magnetic layers are located in a vicinity of the rotor surface at a pole center side position with respect to the peripheral edge section of each of the permanent magnets. The peripheral edge sections and the non-magnetic layers are positioned to cancel 5-th or 7-th order harmonics of an induction voltage. The poles are disposed at every approximately constant interval, varying in a constant angle. The peripheral edge sections and the non-magnetic layers are independent from one another, and the rotor core is interposed between them.08-20-2009
20110266908ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE, ESPECIALLY SYNCHRONOUS PERMANENT MAGNET MACHINE - A rotating electric machine, especially synchronous permanent magnet machine, is provided. The machine includes a rotor with a given number of magnets distributed along the circumference and a given number of rotor pole pairs, and further comprising a stator with a given number of stator pole pairs and a given number of stator slots. The efficiency and the power of the machine are improved by making the number of stator pole pairs independent of the number of rotor pole pairs.11-03-2011
20110169363Variable Speed Electric Motor/Generator - The present invention is an electric energy converter for converting between mechanical and electric energy. The energy converter is operable at a high efficiency over a very wide rpm band. The energy converter includes a first peripheral magnetic field element (magnet) having a north pole and a second peripheral magnetic field element (magnet) having a south pole, the north pole of the first peripheral magnet being aligned with the south pole of the second peripheral magnet. The energy converter also includes a central magnetic field element (magnet) positioned between the first and second peripheral magnets, the central magnet having opposite north and south poles, the central magnet being oriented such that the north pole of the central magnet is aligned with the north pole of the first peripheral magnet and the south pole of the central magnet is aligned with the south pole of the second peripheral magnet. The energy converter also includes an armature comprising a plurality of parallel pairs of linear coils positioned between the peripheral magnets with the central magnet positioned between each pair of linear coils.07-14-2011
20090212651MOTOR AND DISK DRIVE APPARATUS - A motor for holding a disk with a mounting opening in place includes a rotor unit including a rotor magnet rotatable about a central axis and a stator unit including a stator arranged opposite to the rotor magnet and a circuit board electrically connected to the stator. Wiring lines of the circuit board include output-side land portions electrically connected to first ends of coils of the stator, a connection-side land portion electrically connected to second ends of the coils forming a neutral point, a connection portion electrically connected to an external power source, output-side wiring portions arranged to electrically interconnect the output-side land portions and the connection portion, and a connection-side wiring portion arranged to electrically interconnect the connection-side land portion and the connection portion. Each of the output-side wiring portions has a width greater than a width of the connection-side wiring portion.08-27-2009
20090261675HIGH EFFICIENT MAGNETIC ENERGY SHIFTING DEVICE - A high efficient magnetic energy shifting device includes at least a magnetism unit consisting of plural induction coils and at least a magnetic element. Each of the induction coils is provided with plural individual coils formed by having wire coaxially wound in a same direction, an opening formed in the center of the individual coils and an induction stage formed around the outer surface of the individual coils. The induction coils are successively arrayed and fixed stably by positioning elements. The magnetic element is located at a position corresponding to a maximal surface of the induction stage so as to create a high voltage in a same unit area or kinetic energy under a low current, achieving a purpose of high efficient energy shift.10-22-2009
20080272665High Precision Motor and Its Machining and Assembling Method - A motor includes a stator, a rotor, a shaft (11-06-2008
20130119805MOTOR AND COMPRESSOR - A motor having improved heat resistance is provided. The motor includes a rotor comprising a rotor core, two or more slots arranged in a circumferential direction of the rotor in the rotor core, two magnets in a plate shape having a thickness in a radial direction of the rotor, and divided and arranged in the circumferential direction in each of the two or more slots, and a spacer for dividing the two magnets; and a stator disposed outside of the rotor in the radial direction with a clearance from the rotor and comprising a stator core having two or more slots wound with one or more winding wires; and the two magnets are separated from each other by the spacer, by a distance which is 10% to 50% of a circumferential length of the slot having the two magnets.05-16-2013
20130119806MOTOR AND ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE PROVIDED WITH SAME - An electric motor includes a stator that has a stator winding wound on a stator iron core; a rotor having a rotating body with a rotating shaft in the center; a bearing for journaling the rotating shaft; and two conductive brackets for fixing the bearing. The rotating body holds a magnet such that the magnet faces the stator, and is fastened to the rotating shaft penetrating through the center of the rotating body. In the rotating body, a dielectric layer is formed between the rotating shaft and the outer circumference of the rotating body. The dielectric layer has a polygonal shape with the rotating shaft in the center. An electric device includes the thus configured electric motor.05-16-2013
20090322173Electromagnetic machine with magnetic gap channels - An electromagnetic machine has a moving component, a stationary component, and a support component coupling the moving and stationary components in physical and electromagnetic proximity. The stationary component is a wound coil of insulated, electrically conductive tape defining a side face which has a plurality of spaced apart channels in it. The coil carries an electric current so that its opposite faces are north and south electromagnet pole faces and these pole faces are interrupted with spaced apart channels. The moving component is made up of a plurality of permanent magnets arranged in north-to-south pole alignment sequence and spaced apart. Non-magnetic pole surfaces of the magnets are positioned in close mutual proximity to the coil pole face. Electromotive forces are produced by electromagnetic interaction between the coil channels and the permanent magnet pole faces.12-31-2009
20090251020Permanent magnet dynamoelectric machine with variable magnetic flux excitation - A permanent magnet (PM) dynamoelectric machine with directly controllable field excitation control comprises: a drive shaft; a PM rotor assembly with multiple PMs arranged around an outer axial periphery of the rotor assembly; a stator assembly comprising a ferromagnetic stator yoke, multiple ferromagnetic stator teeth mounted to the stator yoke with distal ends proximate the outer axial periphery of the rotor assembly separated by an air gap and multiple stator coils mounted between the stator teeth; multiple saturable ferromagnetic shunts, each shunt coupling adjacent distal ends of the stator teeth to shunt air gap magnetic flux Φ10-08-2009
20100187931High Power Rotary Device - A high power rotary device includes a stator comprising a plurality of wire coils each surrounding a non-magnetizable core; a rotor with permanent magnets embedded therein, the rotor being disposed adjacent to the stator, the rotor being mounted on a rotatable drive shaft; a position sensor operably connected to the rotor; and a control circuit operably connected to the position sensor and the wire coils to activate the wire coils. In this motor the control circuit transfers electrical charge from a first coil to a second coil.07-29-2010
20100259122Magnetic member, motor device, magnetizing method, and storage device - A method of magnetizing a magnetic member for a rotor of a motor device. The magnetic member has a thickness t in the radial direction of the magnetic member satisfying the relation πD/(0.75MP−π)10-14-2010
20100277023ONE DIRECTIONAL ELECTRIFICATION-TYPE BRUSHLESS DC MOTOR PROVIDED WITH AC VOLTAGE OUTPUT WINDING AND MOTOR SYSTEM - [Problem] The invention provides a unidirectionally-energized brushless DC motor including an AC voltage output winding, and the brushless DC motor simultaneously exerts a motor function of being able to continuously obtain a constant torque and a power generation function of being able to obtain a continuous electromotive force.11-04-2010
20100253170LOW PROFILE SPINDLE MOTOR - A low profile spindle motor for supporting and rotating media disk or disks of a hard disk drive includes a plurality of stator teeth, a winding layer which may be formed by printed circuit board or the like, and a rotor. The plurality of stator teeth are disposed in an annular region surrounding an axis of rotation of the motor, and have projected ends for increasing the tooth area facing a magnet ring of the rotor. The winding layer has a plurality of windings disposed surrounding the axis of rotation. Each winding is coupled to one of the plurality of stator teeth. The magnet ring is positioned radially spaced apart and coplanar with the annular region. The magnet ring has magnetic poles annularly distributed to generate magnetic fluxes along radial direction. Spindle motor formed according to the invention has a low profile, improved performance and manufacturability.10-07-2010
20100084937MOTOR WITH LOBED ROTOR HAVING UNIFORM AND NON-UNIFORM AIR GAPS - A motor having a rotor including first outer surface segments providing uniform air gaps and second outer surface segments providing non-uniform air gaps. The rotor has an outer surface contour comprising a number of first outer surface segments defined by arcs having a first radius centered on a central longitudinal axis and a number of second outer surface segments defined by lines other than arcs having a first radius centered on a central longitudinal axis.04-08-2010
20120194024BRUSHLESS DC MOTOR - A brushless DC motor includes a plurality of permanent magnet segments arranged on an outer circumferential surface of a yoke member. Each of the permanent magnet segments includes a thinnest portion positioned in a circumferential center portion of each of the permanent magnet segments, thickest portions positioned in circumferential opposite end portions of each of the permanent magnet segments, and gradually changing portions positioned between the thinnest portion and the thickest portions. The gradually changing portions have a thickness gradually increasing from the thinnest portion toward the thickest portions. A border between the magnetic poles is positioned in the circumferential center portion of each of the permanent magnet segments.08-02-2012
20090108693MOTOR AND WASHING MACHINE USING THE SAME - Disclosed is a motor which includes a stator including a plurality of aluminum coils and a rotor. The rotor includes a frame including a magnetic material, and a permanent magnet attached to the frame. The permanent magnet is made of neodymium.04-30-2009
20100295400METHOD FOR PRODUCING A ROTOR ASSEMBLY FOR A ROTATING ELECTRICAL MACHINE, ESPECIALLY AN ALTERNATOR - A method for producing a rotor assembly for a rotating electrical machine, especially an alternator, the rotor assembly including two rotors defining between themselves at least one inter-rotor space suitable for accommodating at least one magnet structure, which includes at least one index mark. The magnet structure is positioned against at least two of the rotors, using the index mark to identify a direction of orientation of the magnetization of the magnet structure.11-25-2010
20100314962Three-Phase Brushless DC Motor - An object of the present invention is to provide a three-phase brushless DC motor providing a high torque and performs stable operations which can be used even when an installation space is restricted. To achieve the object, the present invention adopts an inner rotor-type three-phase brushless DC motor in which an inner rotor-type three-phase brushless DC motor comprising a rotor provided with a plurality of magnetic poles divided equally in a circumferential direction at an outer peripheral of the rotor and a stator separately arranged along an outer peripheral of the rotor, wherein the stator is provided with M−n (wherein, n is an integer equal to or larger than 1) of stator sections each provided with three stator poles each having different phases, and the relationship between number of magnetic poles provided in the rotor and the total number of stator poles is made different from the conventional one.12-16-2010
20080290751Brushless permanent magnet motor with unequal-width slots and method of producing the same - A brushless permanent magnet motor with unequal-width slots and its manufacturing method completes a design of a regular motor with equal-width slots, employs a single-layer centralized winding, increasing the width equally on left and right sides of a first type of teeth wound with a coil until a width W11-27-2008
20110241466PERMANENT MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS MACHINE, AND PRESSING OR EXTRUSION MACHINE INCLUDING PERMANENT MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS MACHINE - To provide a permanent magnet synchronous machine capable of expanding a high-speed operation range without reducing torque, and a pressing machine or an extrusion machine using the permanent magnet synchronous machine. In order to achieve the object described above, the present invention provides a permanent magnet synchronous electric machine having at least one permanent magnet on a radial surface of a rotor core, the permanent magnet having a rotor constituting a field pole, wherein a plurality of slits constituted by nonmagnetic material is provided on a core part between adjacent permanent magnets with opposite magnetic polarities of the rotor. According to the present invention, expansion of a high-speed operation range can be achieved without reducing torque.10-06-2011
20110025158ROTATING ELECTRICAL MACHINE - In a rotating electrical machine, when a stator winding is wound in concentrated winding, an improvement in performance is achieved by reducing a magnetomotive force harmonic without reducing a fundamental wave magnetic flux generated by a stator. A rotating electrical machine (02-03-2011
20090033166BRUSHLESS MOTOR - The brushless motor includes a stator having a electromagnetic coil and a position sensor; an axis fixed to the stator; and a rotor having a permanent magnet. The rotor rotates around the axis. The rotor is linked to a driven member that is driven by the brushless motor.02-05-2009
20110175479PERMANENT MAGNET ROTOR - A permanent magnet rotor for a brushless electric motor of the kind with an internal stator, has a carrier structure of molded plastic that includes a disc portion fixed to a shaft. The disc portion has a periphery joined to a substantially cylindrical cage portion coaxial with the shaft. The cage portion accommodates a magnetic flux conducting structure forming an wall which is coaxial with the shaft, and a plurality of permanent magnets shaped as ring segments, disposed at angular intervals within and adjacent to the flux conducting structure. Each magnet has its circumferentially terminal faces parallel with each other or converging in the outward direction. The cage portion is overmolded onto the flux conducting structure and has a plurality of angularly spaced struts which are essentially parallel to the axis of the rotor and which protrude radially inwards. Each of the struts having on its flanks respective containment surfaces which are essentially parallel to, or converge in the outward direction with, corresponding facing surfaces of the adjacent struts, such that between the magnetic flux conducting structure and each pair of adjacent struts there is defined a respective seat adapted to snugly receive a respective permanent magnet.07-21-2011
20100066188Brushless motor - Teeth of a stator core are arranged one after another in the circumferential direction at alternating first and second pitches. Each corresponding adjacent two of the teeth, which are spaced from each other by the first pitch, are wound with corresponding two, respectively, of stator coils, which form a corresponding common phase. Each corresponding adjacent two of the teeth, which are spaced from each other by the second pitch, are wound with corresponding two, respectively, of the stator coils, which form corresponding different phases, respectively.03-18-2010
20120200185ROTOR FOR ROTARY ELECTRIC MACHINE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF - A rotor for a rotary electric machine includes a plurality of magnetic poles disposed at intervals in a circumferential direction, on an outer periphery of a rotor core that is a steel sheet stack that has a shaft hole in a central portion thereof configured so that a shaft is passed through and fixed to the shaft hole. The magnetic poles each have two permanent magnets and a magnetic flux suppression hole that regulates flow of magnetic flux from the permanent magnets, and are formed in such a manner that a shape of the magnetic flux suppression hole of at least one magnetic pole is different from a shape of the magnetic flux suppression hole of another magnetic poles, depending on the presence or absence of a positioning portion.08-09-2012
20090026865Motor and Its Rotor and Magnetic Core for Rotor - A first non-magnetic portion, a second non-magnetic portion, and a third non-magnetic portion are arranged around an axis, from an end toward the center of a permanent magnet burying hole. A fourth non-magnetic portion is further provided between the second non-magnetic portion and the third non-magnetic portion. Angles around the axis are determined as follows with reference to a position between permanent magnet burying holes. The position between the first non-magnetic portion and the second non-magnetic portion is expressed by a first angle. The position between the third non-magnetic portion and the fourth non-magnetic portion is expressed by a second angle, and the second angle is twice the first angle. The end of the third non-magnetic portion located closer to the pole center is expressed by a third angle. The first angle and the third angle are values obtained by dividing 360 degrees respectively by a value that is seven times, and a value that is three times, the number of the permanent magnet burying holes.01-29-2009
20100253169ELECTRIC MACHINE - An interior permanent magnet machine is disclosed. The machine comprises an air gap, and a rotor comprising a plurality of multilayered magnets each placed substantially along circumferential chords of the air gap, wherein each of the magnets comprises a plurality of segments and at least one segment adjacent said air gap comprises a high resistivity magnetic material. A method to make an interior permanent magnet machine is also disclosed.10-07-2010
20120200186ROTOR FOR ELECTRIC ROTATING MACHINE - An iron rotor core includes a first permanent magnet in an outer peripheral portion of the iron rotor core, second permanent magnets on both circumferential sides of the first permanent magnet and arranged in a generally V-shaped configuration opening radially outward, and a first region provided opposite to the first permanent magnet radially inside the region between the second permanent magnets and having a low magnetic permeability. A q-axis magnetic flux path is formed in an iron core region among the first permanent magnet, the second permanent magnets and the first region, and a central portion thereof is formed between the first permanent magnet and the first region, and entrance/exit portions of the q-axis magnetic flux path formed between the second permanent magnets and second regions provided on both circumferential sides of the first permanent magnet and having a low magnetic permeability with generally the same width.08-09-2012
20080203842MOTOR - A motor includes a stator formed of a stator iron-core having salient pole iron-cores and windings, and a rotor having a rotor iron-core in which permanent magnets are buried. A magnetic pole centerline connecting a rotary center of the rotor to a magnetic pole center crosses an external shape of the rotor iron-core at end point X, and the magnetic-pole boundary line connecting the rotary center to a magnetic pole boundary point crosses the external shape of the rotor iron-core at end point Z. A straight line angled at a given angle θa from the magnetic pole centerline has end point A. Then a sectional view of the rotor iron-core shows an arc drawn between the end points X and A, and the arc's center is the rotary center. The end points A and Z are connected by one or more than one straight lines in series.08-28-2008
20110133589LOW PROFILE PERMANENT MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS MOTOR WITH SEGMENT STRUCTURE - A low profile permanent magnet synchronous motor with segment structure. In accordance with this invention, a stator assembly for an electromagnetic motor is provided. The stator assembly has a first stator core and a second stator core that couple windings. Teeth extend outward from each stator core and through the windings to contact the other stator core.06-09-2011
20110175478PERMANENT MAGNET ELECTRIC MOTOR - An increase of the magnetization current can be restrained during demagnetization and magnetization, and a variable speed operation can be achieved at a high power output over a wide range of from a low speed to a high speed. A rotor 07-21-2011
20110187218METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ACTIVATING AN ELECTRIC MACHINE, AND ELECTRIC MACHINE - A method of activating an electric machine having a stator, and a rotor which rotates about an axis with respect to the stator; the stator having a plurality of stator segments arranged about the axis; the rotor having modules made of magnetizable material and arranged about the axis; and the method including the steps of connecting the rotor to the stator by means of a bearing; and magnetizing the modules of magnetizable material when the rotor is connected to the stator.08-04-2011
20120306307MOTOR - There is provided a motor including: a stationary member including a core having a coil wound therearound and generating rotation force; and a rotating member including a magnet facing the coil so as to be rotatable with respect to the stationary member, wherein the rotating member rotates while descending by thrust dynamic pressure directed downwardly in an axial direction and generated in the rotating member when power is applied to the coil.12-06-2012
20120306308R-Fe-B POROUS MAGNET AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - An R—Fe—B based porous magnet according to the present invention has an aggregate structure of Nd12-06-2012
20110169364ROTOR FOR USE IN IPM ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE, AND IPM ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE PROVIDED WITH THE ROTOR - A rotor includes a rotor core; and first permanent magnets and second permanent magnets arranged in the rotor core so that, on a cross-sectional plane of the rotor core perpendicular to the rotation axis thereof, the first and second magnets corresponding to each other define the letter V having an apex pointing toward the rotation axis. The first and second magnets corresponding to each other are arranged so that a straight line interconnecting the rotation axis and the apex of the letter V is interposed therebetween, an angle of the first magnet relative to the straight line being smaller than that of the second magnet relative to the straight line, a width of the first magnet in the direction parallel to the first side of the letter V being smaller than that of the second magnet in the direction parallel to the second side of the letter V.07-14-2011
20110050020ELECTRONIC MACHINES WITH COMPOSITE POLES - An electric motor or generator consists of a stator carrying pole pieces and their coacting coils, the stator being surrounded on one side by the field creating permanent magnets adjacent one face of the poles and on the other by a flux return path element positioned adjacent the other face of the poles. The stator coils are preferably bobbin mounted.03-03-2011
20120206006ROTOR OF AN ELECTRIC MACHINE - In a rotor of an electric machine, which rotor consists of individual segments which each have a first part which is in contact with a second cooperating part wherein the first part of an individual segment and the second cooperating part of an adjacent individual segment are positively interlocked in the radial and circumferential directions resulting in a self-supporting annular structure of the assembled rotor. The individual sections have openings accommodating permanent magnets which are fixed in the openings by wall sections bent into the openings during assembly of the segments for fixing the permanent magnets in the openings as the individual segments are joined to form a ring.08-16-2012
20090001835Axial air gap type electric motor - An axial air gap type electric motor is constructed such that even if a relatively large force is added in the vertical direction to the rotor output, the bearings are protected against damage. The axial air gap type electric motor includes a stator and two rotors each of which is configured almost with a discoid shape and which are arranged as facing one another on a common rotation axle with a fixed gap being present therebetween. The stator has a stator core comprising multiple pole members connected annularly. One of the bearings for fixing the rotor output axle is installed inside the stator configured annularly and another bearing is installed on the rotor output axle between the outside of said rotor and the load connected.01-01-2009
20120153761Base assembly for motor and motor including the same - There is provided a base assembly for a motor, including: a base member having a shaft system of the motor mounted therein; a pulling plate bonded to the base member to prevent excessive floating of the motor; and at least one adhesive filling part formed in the pulling plate, and providing an adhesion space for an adhesive used for bonding the pulling plate to the base member to increase a contact area with the adhesive.06-21-2012
20100289365ELECTRIC MOTOR AND ROTOR FOR ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE - An electric motor (M) includes first and second stators (11-18-2010
20120248915PERMANENT MAGNET EMBEDDED ROTOR FOR ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE AND ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE - An accommodating recess (10-04-2012
20120126651ELECTRIC MOTOR - It comprises stator including stator core having yoke and a plurality of teeth protruded from yoke, which is formed with slots between adjacent teeth, and rotor having rotor core and permanent magnet formed with a plurality of magnetic poles, which confronts tip ends of teeth via gaps, wherein rotor core is formed by rotor core materials circumferentially equally divided into the predetermined number of divisions, and the least common multiple being N for the number of slots and the number of magnetic poles and the least common multiple being M for the number of slots and the number of divisions, then N is equal to M.05-24-2012
20120212095ROTOR, ROTATING ELECTRIC MACHINE, VEHICLE, ELEVATOR, FLUID MACHINE, AND PROCESSING MACHINE - A rotor includes first and second permanent magnets provided in each magnetic pole inside a rotor core. The rotor is configured such that when a first end of the first permanent magnet located on the outer circumferential side of the rotor core and the second permanent magnet side is located at a position that faces a first end in the circumferential direction of one of teeth of a stator, a second end of the first permanent magnet located on the axis of rotation side of the rotor core and the second permanent magnet side is located at a position that faces a second end in the circumferential direction of the tooth that faces the first end of the first permanent magnet.08-23-2012
20120133229ELECTRIC DEVICE ROTOR AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURE05-31-2012
20120074806REINFORCED MAGNET - A magnet that includes a composite body and at least one reinforcing element. The reinforcing element is embedded within the body and increases the radial strength of the body. As a result, the magnet is able to rotate at higher speeds without fracturing. Additionally, methods of manufacturing the magnet are described.03-29-2012
20120074805ROTOR - A rotor includes a hub, a rotor core, holes and permanent magnets. Salient poles are each formed between neighboring openings on a circumference of the rotor core and, when viewed from a front along a line of axis of the rotor, a recessed portion that is formed by causing one portion of an inner circumferential surface of the rotor core to bulge radially outward of another portion is provided in a region enclosed by a first virtual line connecting a center of the hub and a circumferential middle position on the circumference of a magnetic pole of the rotor core having permanent magnets provided therein and a second virtual line connecting the center of the hub and a circumferential middle position on the circumference of the salient pole adjacent to the magnetic pole at a leading side in a rotational direction of the rotor.03-29-2012
20120181888ROTARY ELECTRIC MACHINE ROTOR - A rotary electric machine rotor is provided with a rotor shaft, a rotor core, and a group of permanent magnets. The rotor core includes a group of flux barriers arranged at intervals. At least one of the flux barriers includes at least one bridge joining an inner edge and an outer edge of that flux barriers. The permanent magnets are arranged at the rotor core between the flux barriers as viewed in the cross sectional plane.07-19-2012
20120267975EMBEDDED PERMANENT MAGNET ELECTRIC MOTOR - The embedded permanent magnet electric motor includes: a rotor having: a rotor core that has an outer circumferential surface that is constituted by a plurality of convex surfaces that are circular arc-shaped curved surfaces that are arranged continuously at a uniform angular pitch circumferentially; and a plurality of permanent magnets that are embedded in the rotor core so as to be positioned on a radially inner side of each of the circular arc-shaped curved surfaces; and a stator having: a stator core in which teeth are respectively disposed so as to extend radially inward from an annular core back and are arranged at a uniform angular pitch circumferentially to configure open slots; and a stator coil that is constituted by a plurality of concentrated winding coils that are wound into concentrated windings on each of the teeth.10-25-2012
20100244605PERMANENT MAGNET TYPE ROTATING ELECTRICAL MACHINE AND ELECTRIC POWER STEERING DEVICE - A permanent magnet type rotating electric machine includes: a rotor including a rotor core having a polygonal shape and a plurality of permanent magnets; and a stator including a stator core and armature windings, in which, when the number of poles is M, the number of slots is N, M permanent magnets are sequentially numbered from first to M-th in a circumferential direction, and a positional shift amount in the circumferential direction from a corresponding one of equiangularly arranged reference positions, each being at the same radial distance from a center of a rotating shaft, for an i-th (i=1, 2, . . . , M) permanent magnet is h09-30-2010
20120091846ROTOR CORE - There is provided a rotor core which increases the quality and reliability thereof by preventing the occurrence of a core separation of the rotor core. There is provided a rotor core including a plurality of substantially cylindrical core blocks which are stacked on each other; and a plurality of magnets, characterized in that a plurality of magnet holes extending in an axial direction are provided in the plurality of core blocks so as to extend over the plurality of core blocks in that the plurality of magnets are accommodated in each of the plurality of magnet accommodation holes and fixed therein with a resin, and in that an axial position of core block boundary planes where the plurality of core blocks are brought into abutment with each other and an axial position of magnet boundary planes where the plurality of magnets are brought into abutment with each other differ from each other.04-19-2012
20120091845BRUSHLESS MOTOR - A brushless motor includes a rotor and a stator. The rotor is provided with a rotor core including a plurality of magnet poles and a plurality of core poles. A void is formed at a boundary between each core pole and an adjacent magnet pole in the circumferential direction. Each magnet pole includes a peripheral core portion located closer to the stator than the magnet in the radial direction of the rotor. The void formed in at least one of two circumferential sides of each magnet pole includes an extended void region that extends into the peripheral core portion toward a middle point of the magnet pole in the circumferential direction.04-19-2012
20120326546Electrical Actuators with Eddy Current Reducer - The invention provides electrical actuators with reducer of Eddy current losses (Eddy current reducer) that improves the performance of actuator. In the electrical actuators, it greatly reduces the Eddy current losses in moving conductive part from stationary permanent magnets (or in stationary conductive part from moving magnets).12-27-2012
20120286612ELECTRIC MOTOR WITH PERMANENT MAGNETS IN STATOR THEREOF - In an electric motor, each tooth of the stator has a radially extending pillar portion and the number of teeth per magnetic pole is k. When the number k is odd and a center line passing each pole agrees with a center of a circumferential width of one tooth, the pole has first and second corners which are the closest to the stator and positioned before and after the center line in a rotational direction, respectively, and the teeth includes teeth which are the closest to the first and second corners and defined as first and second teeth, respectively. The first and second corners are located according to positional relationships of the first and second teeth and edges of the pillar portions of the first and second teeth in the rotation direction.11-15-2012
20090015089PERMANENT-MAGNET SWITCHED-FLUX MACHINE - A permanent-magnet switched-flux (PMSF) device has a ferromagnetic outer stator mounted to a shaft about a central axis extending axially through the PMSF device. Pluralities of top and bottom stator poles are respectively mounted in first and second circles, radially outwardly in first and second transverse planes extending from first and second sections of the central axis adjacent to an inner surface of the ferromagnetic outer stator. A ferromagnetic inner rotor is coupled to the shaft and has i) a rotor core having a core axis co-axial with the central axis; and ii) first and second discs having respective outer edges with first and second pluralities of permanent magnets (PMs) mounted in first and second circles, radially outwardly from the rotor core axis in the first and second transverse planes. The first and second pluralities of PMs each include PMs of alternating polarity.01-15-2009
20130020896ROTOR FOR A PERMANENT MAGNET ELECTRIC MACHINE - A rotor for a permanent magnet electric machine includes an axis of rotation, an outer surface, and a cross-section orthogonal to the axis of rotation with a non-circular contour of the outer surface defined by a plurality of radii angularly distributed around the axis of rotation.01-24-2013
20130020897ELECTROMAGNETIC STEEL SHEET FORMED BODY, ROTOR CORE, ROTOR, ROTATING ELECTRICAL MACHINE, AND VEHICLE - An electromagnetic steel sheet formed body to be used in a rotor core in which a forward rotational direction and a reverse rotational direction are assigned to a clockwise direction along a circumferential direction around an axial center when viewed from a visual line including the axial center, wherein a first hollow portion, a second hollow portion, and a rib partitioning the first hollow portion and the second hollow portion is formed at the electromagnetic steel sheet formed body such that permanent magnets constituting a plurality of poles are arranged substantially at regular intervals at predetermined pole pitch angles along the circumferential direction, and that the permanent magnet disposed at one pole is arranged in a segmented manner as the first permanent magnet and the second permanent magnet, when viewed from the visual line, and wherein the first hollow portion when viewed from the visual line is located closer to a side of the forward rotational direction than a centerline passing through a center angle of the pole pitch angle, and is arranged such that a longitudinal axis of the first hollow portion obliquely intersects in the clockwise direction with respect to a line perpendicular to the centerline.01-24-2013
20080246361POWER GENERATION DEVICE - A device with the ability to harness electrical power utilizing magnetic arrays and electrically charged particulate to produce electrical power is provided. The present invention provides a device and system whereby the device may utilize a magnetic array to produce a electronic field that may collected in the form of electric energy. Moreover, the present invention provides a device having power generation effects whereby the device utilizes an arrangement of magnets on a magnetic array and a voltage ring having an input and an output connection to allow for discharge of collected electrical energy.10-09-2008
20130169094Rotor Lamination Structure For Permanent Magnet Machine - A rotor structure is provided to block direct axis flux from a stator armature without reducing the main magnetizing flux from permanent magnet inside the rotor. For example, a rotor may be provided including a magnet and a non-magnetic region located radially between the magnet and an edge of the rotor.07-04-2013
20130169095SYNCHRONOUS ROTARY ELECTRIC MACHINE HAVING A DOUBLE EXCITATION ROTOR - A machine (07-04-2013
20110285235Electro Magnetic Pulse Motor/Generator - An apparatus and method of providing output power from electrical pulse current in a highly efficient configuration. The input pulse current passes through a series of configured and wound input coils specifically positioned in an alternating manner in respect to wound and “tapped” output coils. Current is induced in the output coils in a highly efficient manner and can be output from the apparatus at each layer of winding, reducing resistance to induction. In an embodiment, the apparatus comprises a “power wheel”, a plurality of magnetic nodes spaced evenly over the outer circumference of said power wheel, each of said magnetic nodes having the same magnetic polarity facing radially outward from the center of said power wheel; an electro-magnetic generator, which electromagnetically causes said power wheel to rotate, with alternating layered windings of input coils and output coils such that said output coils are “tapped” at each layer of winding; and a means for switching, in which rotation of said power wheel causes pulse current to be applied to said input coils.11-24-2011
20130127280ELECTRIC ROTATING MACHINE AND ELECTRIC VEHICLE USING THE SAME - An electric rotating machine that can improve efficiency in the high-speed operation state thereof and improve the efficiency of an electric vehicle in the high-speed operation state thereof by the use of the electric rotating machine. An electric rotating machine includes a stator and a rotor. The stator has a stator core with slots and stator windings. The rotor includes a rotor core and a plurality of first permanent magnets and of second permanent magnets. The rotor core is provided with laminated electromagnetic steel sheets and formed with a plurality of magnetic poles arranged in a circumferential direction. The plurality of first and second permanent magnets form the plurality of corresponding magnetic poles. The first permanent magnet and the second permanent magnet for forming each of the magnetic poles of the rotor are different from each other in recoil permeability.05-23-2013
20130140932ROTOR CORE FOR AN ELECTRIC MACHINE - A rotor core is provided for an electric machine. The rotor core includes a body extending a length along, and being configured to rotate about, a central longitudinal axis. The body includes spokes arranged radially about the central longitudinal axis and conductor openings arranged radially about the central longitudinal axis. The radial arrangement of the spokes and conductor openings about the central longitudinal axis includes an alternating pattern of spokes and conductor openings. The spokes include slots extending therethrough along the central longitudinal axis. The slots are positioned radially about the central longitudinal axis between adjacent conductor openings. The rotor core also includes conductors extending within the conductor openings of the body.06-06-2013
20110273047ROTOR LAMINATION ASSEMBLY - An electric machine includes a stator, and a rotor lamination assembly configured to rotate relative to the stator. The rotor assembly includes at least one lamination member that includes a body having an inner diametric edge that extends to an outer diametric edge, and at least one magnet receiving member. The at least one magnet receiving member is formed in the body and includes a first end that extends to a second end. The second end is spaced from the outer diametric edge to form a bridge portion. The at least one lamination member includes at least one stress concentration element positioned between the inner diametric edge and the outer diametric edge. The at least one stress concentration element is configured and disposed to reduce stress in the bridge portion.11-10-2011
20130147299INTERIOR PERMANENT MAGNET MACHINE WITH POLE-TO-POLE ASYMMETRY OF ROTOR SLOT PLACEMENT - An interior permanent magnet machine includes a rotor having a plurality of slots. First and second slots are disposed in a first pole and the third and fourth slots are disposed in a second pole. A first barrier is defined by the first, second, third and fourth slots. The slots are configured to be symmetric relative to their respective pole axes. A first angle is defined between the first and second slots. A second angle is defined between the third and fourth slots. The first angle is configured to be sufficiently different from the second angle so that torque ripple is minimized. Thus the rotor is configured such that the angular configuration of slots in a first pole is different from the angular configuration of slots in a second pole of the rotor.06-13-2013
20100301695Rotor and Motor - A motor includes a rotor and a stator. The rotor includes a plurality of magnets, which function as first magnetic poles, and salient poles, which function as second magnetic poles. A ratio X12-02-2010
20120274166PERMANENT-MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS MACHINE AND A METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING AND INSTALLING IT - An exemplary permanent-magnet synchronous machine is disclosed with a stator and a rotor located at the distance of the air gap (δ1) from the stator. The rotor is supported on the shaft in a rotating arrangement, and a maximum value has been determined for the eccentricity between the stator and the rotor. The value is higher than one-tenth of the air gap. The magnetization of the synchronous machine is arranged with permanent magnets fitted in the rotor for creating a magnetic flux (φ) which is closed via the stator, the air gap (δ1), and the rotor. A relation H≧(10*ε−δ)*μ11-01-2012
20120274165ROTOR MAGNET, ROTOR, AND ROTOR MANUFACTURING METHOD - A purpose is to provide a rotor manufacturing method including a magnet assembly formed of divided permanent magnet pieces to enhance insulation and advance cost reduction. The rotor manufacturing method includes forming permanent magnet pieces by dividing a permanent magnet, arranging and resin-molding the permanent magnet pieces to form a magnet assembly, and placing the magnet assembly in a rotor. The method includes placing the permanent magnet pieces all together in a molding die for use in resin-molding, and moving the permanent magnet pieces by a moving device provided in the molding die to move the permanent magnet pieces within the molding die, thereby forming the magnet assembly.11-01-2012
20110309705MOTOR ROTOR AND A MOTOR HAVING THE SAME - A motor rotor includes an annular body and a plurality of magnetic bodies installed on an inner lateral surface of the annular body in an irregular manner, to prevent a rotating motor from generating a cogging effect, disperse the frequency of the cogging torque, and reduce the amplitude. Accordingly, noises generated while the motor is operating are reduced, the periodicity of a cogging torque is changed, and cogging torque is reduced.12-22-2011
20130187504DYNAMO-ELECTRIC MACHINE - A dynamo-electric machine includes: a stator (07-25-2013
20130200739MOTOR - A motor realizes mechanical field-weakening control by controlling the leakage magnetic flux from the rotor cores of the motor. The motor includes a stator, a rotor including rotor cores circumferentially spaced apart from one another inside the stator and permanent magnets disposed between the respective rotor cores which extend radially from the stator, and a magnetic flux adjustment unit including a ring-shaped main frame, magnetic substance portions extending from the main frame so as to be circumferentially spaced apart from one another and non-magnetic regions defined between the magnetic substance portions. The magnetic flux adjustment unit is rotatable to control the leakage magnetic flux from the rotor cores.08-08-2013
20120086294ELECTRIC MACHINE - The device comprises a single circular row of permanent magnetic poles and a circular row of electromagnets, magnetic-force-conducting elements of which have central polar part and two lateral polar parts connected to the central polar part and spaced from opposing (in the direction which is essentially perpendicular to the rotation axis) sides of the central polar part. Winding is situated upon central polar part. The part of winding positioned between the polar parts of the magnetic-force-conducting element is more than half the length of the whole winding. Central polar part may have at least one groove. The distance between the centers of adjacent polar surfaces of the magnetic-force-conducting element is set depending on the angle between the magnetic poles in the circular row. The angular dimension of the polar surface of the lateral polar part depends on the angular dimension of the polar surface of the central polar part.04-12-2012
20130207498SYNCHRONOUS MOTOR - A double-stator synchronous motor has a rotor, an inner stator and an outer stator. The rotor has segment-magnetic poles arranged in a ring shape. Magnetic poles formed in the inner stator and the outer stator face to each other in a same circumferential position. Each stator has q (q≧2) slots per pole and phase to disperse magnetomodive force. A radially minimum width Wr of each segment magnetic pole is within a range of 1.308-15-2013

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