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27 August 2017 to 1 September 2017
RAI Congress Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Europe/Amsterdam timezone

Estimation of Permanent Magnet Temperature using d-axis Current for IPMSM

28 Aug 2017, 13:15
1h 45m
Posters Area

Posters Area

Poster Presentation of 1h45m E1 - Motors Mon-Af-Po1.04


Chang-Sung Jin (Hanwha Techwin)


Permanent magnet (PM), such as NdFeB, in the interior permanent magnet synchronous motor (IPMSM) used to be irreversibly demagnetized when the motor operate at high temperature. Therefore, the motor is designed considering irreversible demagnetization of PM. However, it is difficult to optimize motor design because we can’t forecast the exact temperature of PM when the motor operate. In addition, it is difficult to measure the temperature of PM using thermocouple because of rotating the rotor. So, this paper proposes the method which it estimates the temperature of PM using reduction of d-axis current to know irreversible demagnetization of the PM. The estimated the temperature of PM is first obtained using experiment and then it is compared with the simulation data, such as d-axis current and torque, to verify the correlation between simulation and experimental results design.

Submitters Country Republic of KOREA

Primary author

Chang-Sung Jin (Hanwha Techwin)


Sooyoung Cho (Hanyang University) Jae-Kwang Lee (hanyang university)

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