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Jassal, A.K. (author), Polinder, H. (author), Damen, M.E.C. (author), Versteegh, K. (author)
Permanent Magnet Direct Drive (PMDD) generators offer very high force density, high efficiency and low number of components. Due to these advantages, PMDD generators are getting popular in the wind energy industry especially for offshore application. Presence of permanent magnets gives magnetic field for free but there are many design...
journal article 2012
Shrestha, G. (author), Polinder, H. (author), Bang, D. (author), Jassal, A.K. (author), Ferreira, J.A. (author)
A direct drive generator used in wind turbine has high energy yield compared to other drivetrain topologies and low maintenance is expected as the technology matures. On the other hand direct drive generator weight and size increases rapidly when scaled up to larger units. This paper will investigate the possibility of weight reduction of large...
conference paper 2009