SOC Manufacturing Industry CD1-PE2S / VD2 MDM - research Ghent University - EEDT 2015

01 June 2014 → 31 December 2017
Private funding via IWT/VLAIO
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Applied economics
system design product design
Project description
  • Electromagnetic and thermal modelling of, scaling laws for, selection tools for, andoptimization tools for new types and existing types of electrical machines (including EVT)
  • Development of power electronics for electric drives
  • Analytic and experimental characterization of energy losses in transmission systems(i.e. gearboxes, belts, etc.)
  • Analytic and experimental characterization of bearings
  • Subsystem level control of new and existing electrical machines (including EVT)
  • through power electronics
  • Subsystem level control of transmission systems (e.g. CVT)
  • Subsystem level control of mechanical storage in drive trains, including tunability
  • Testing and experimental validation of drivetrains
  • Dynamical behaviour of electric drive trains
  • Use of mechanical storage in drive trains