Electrical Engineering

, Volume 101, Issue 3, pp 855–865 | Cite as

Study and improvement in the radio communication quality for rotating electrical machine

  • Sonia Ben BrahimEmail author
  • Ridha Bouallegue
  • Jacques David
  • Tan Hoa Vuong
Original Paper


The wireless communication for rotating electrical machines is beneficial for diagnosis purposes as well as real-time monitoring. The electromagnetic waves propagation characteristics inside electrical machine is rather delicate. So it will be interesting to find a dynamic tool adapted to our problem. The idea is to validate these propagation concepts with real signatures. The tool must then analyze the signatures of the received signal strength indication. These experiments have shown that the antenna rotation is a disturbance-causing factor of the signal transmission. Thus, in this paper, our aim is to analyze the electromagnetic wave propagation characteristics in rotating environments in order to obtain the optimum parameters and providing a strong theoretical support for radio monitoring system performance improvement. Therefore, our work will process the important parameter which is the path loss variation in rotating environments.


Wireless communication Rotating electrical machines RSSI Path Loss Propagation model 



This work was supported in part by the Innov’COM Laboratory of Higher School of Telecommunication, University of Carthage, Tunisia, and LAPLACE Laboratory of the National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse, France.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.InnoV’COM Laboratory-Sup’ComUniversity of CarthageTunisTunisia
  2. 2.LAPLACE Laboratory-UMR5213INPTToulouseFrance

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