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e & i Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik

, Volume 136, Issue 2, pp 168–174 | Cite as

Integrating FEM and existing traction motor design tools into an everyday engineering environment

  • Johannes GermishuizenEmail author
  • Christoph Adam
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Abstract

In recent years the permanent magnet synchronous machine has become the state-of-the-art for various traction applications. A fast and accurate analysis methodology, using both the analytical and finite element method, that is suitable for use in an everyday design environment is required. Furthermore, collaboration between different locations and engineering groups mean that existing design tools need to be integrated into an existing tool-chain. A framework architecture that supports distributed system engineering, single component design processes as well as an engineering to order business approach is presented. Special attention is given to the critical sudden terminal short circuit fault condition.

Keywords

traction motor everyday design environment terminal short circuit 

Nomenclature

FEM

Finite element method

MTO

Manufacturing to order

ETO

Engineering to order

GUI

Graphical user interface

MEC

Magnetic equivalent circuit

FEA

Finite element analysis

PM

Permanent magnet

TRV

Torque per unit rotor volume in \(\mbox{Nm}\,\mbox{m}^{-3}\)

\(l_{\text{Fe}}\)

Stack length in m

\(m\)

Number of phases (\(m=3\))

\(p\)

Number of pole pairs

\(T\)

Electromagnetic air gap torque in Nm

\(\psi _{\text{pm}}\)

PM flux linkage in V s

\(N_{\text{s}}\)

Stator number of series turns

\(R_{\text{1}}\)

Stator per phase resistance in \(\Omega\)

\(h\)

Runge-Kutta stepsize

\(t\)

Time in s

Integration von FEM und vorhandenen Designwerkzeugen für Fahrmotoren in eine Designumgebung für den Berechnungsalltag

Zusammenfassung

In den letzten Jahren ist die permanent erregte Synchronmaschine Stand der Technik in verschiedenen Traktionsanwendungen geworden. Dafür sind schnelle und genaue Berechnungsmethoden – sowohl analytische als auch Finte Elemente – erforderlich, die für eine Anwendung in der täglichen Arbeit geeignet sind. Um die Zusammenarbeit zwischen verschiedenen Entwicklungsstandorten und Abteilunge weiterhin zu gewährleisten, muss sich das Auslegungsprogramm in die existierende Toollandschaft eingliedern lassen. Es wird eine Arbeitsumgebung vorgestellt, die für arbeitsteilige Systemauslegung, Komponenten- und Auftragsentwicklung geeignet ist. Besonders wird auf den dreipoligen Stoßkurzschluss eingegangen.

Schlüsselwörter

Traktionsmotor Designumgebung für den Berechnungsalltag Klemmenkurzschluss 

Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Siemens AGNurembergGermany

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