Switched Reluctance Generators and Their Control

Authored by: Ion Boldea

Variable Speed Generators

Print publication date:  October  2015
Online publication date:  October  2015

Print ISBN: 9781498723572
eBook ISBN: 9781498723589
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Switched reluctance generators (SRGs) are double-saliency electric machines with nonoverlapping stator multiphase windings and passive rotors. They may also be assimilated with stepper motors with position-controlled pulsed currents. Multiphase configurations are required for smooth power delivery and eventual self-starting and motoring, if the application requires it.

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