A New DC-DC Converter Technology Suitable to Support Grid Connection of Wave Power Energy Converter

The purpose of this work is to design, build and test a DC-DC converter, which will later be used as a necessary part of the grid connection of a wave energy converter.The project also includes a small part to Continue reading

Energy Optimization Mechanism for Mobile Terminals using Vertical Handoff between WLAN and CDMA2000 Networks

This paper presents energy optimization mechanism for mobile terminals (MTs) using vertical handoff between Wireless LAN (WLAN) and CDMA2000 networks. Several techniques for optimizing the power consumption of MTs have been considered in literature. Some of these techniques could be used Continue reading

Real Time MATLAB Interface for Speed Control of Induction Motor Drive using dsPIC 30F4011

This paper presents design and implementation of Real time MATLAB Interface for speed control of induction motor drive using dsPIC 30F4011. In recent years, the field oriented control of induction motor drive is widely used in Continue reading

Electric Motor for Aircraft Propulsion

This paper deals with the mechanical construction process of an electric motor demonstrator of Mauritz Andersson’s design. Several design issues have been addressed, primarily the winding of the coils, the fixation of the Continue reading

Interface Issues in Induction Motor Drives

Adjustable speed induction motor drives are used more and more often in industry, particularly as an energy saving measure. Due to the presence of the power electronic drives, non sinusoidal waveforms are injected into the electronic distribution and the motor, affecting both the Continue reading