3-D Eddy Current Analysis by the Edge Elements

  • H. Kanayama
  • S. Ikeguchi
  • F. Kikuchi
Conference paper


A method for 3-D eddy current analysis is given and applied to a problem of asymmetrical conductor with a hole (Problem 7 in Testing Electromagnetic Analysis Methods (TEAM) Workshop)[1]. Adopting the A-Φ formulation, we approximate a weak formulation by the mixed finite element method which was originally developed by the third author for the magnetostatic analysis [2], [3]. Though the mesh is coarser than the proposed one, our results almost agree with experimental ones.


Weak Formulation Finite Element Mesh Finite Element Approximation Mixed Finite Element Edge Element 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kanayama
    • 1
  • S. Ikeguchi
    • 1
  • F. Kikuchi
    • 2
  1. 1.FUJIFACOM Corp.TokyoJapan
  2. 2.University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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