2-7 June 2019
Simon Fraser University
America/Vancouver timezone
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Better motors, generators and transformers for electrical power

Jun 5, 2019, 10:45 AM
ASB 10900 (Simon Fraser University)

ASB 10900

Simon Fraser University

Oral (Non-Student) / Orale (non-étudiant(e)) Condensed Matter and Materials Physics / Physique de la matière condensée et matériaux (DCMMP-DPMCM) W1-9 Condensed matter systems & related: experiment & theory (DCMMP) | systèmes de matière condensée et expérience et théorie connexes (DPMCM)


Anthony S. Arrott (Simon Fraser University)


Current technology using polycrystalline electrical steels operates at a maximum magnetic induction of 1.6 T. Here it is proposed to change this to greater than 2 T using patterned polycrystalline iron with energy savings approaching a trillion dollars per year. Such a fundamental change in technology may take a generation.
It is proposed to use the proceeds from this endeavor to give clean drinking water to the world.

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Anthony S. Arrott (Simon Fraser University)

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