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Electric Motor Core Material: Steel Laminate vs Soft Magnetic Powder

Vehicles are filled with motors -- and the number continues to climb. More motors means more performance demands. And that means more research is necessary to identify ...
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Judging the Efficiency of Different Electric Vehicle Motor Designs

You’d have a hard time finding a vehicle today that doesn’t have several auxiliary electric motors. Even internal combustion engines use electric motors throughout the ...
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Powertrain/Electric Motor NVH Analysis & Design Considerations

The common consumer wants a car that will get them from point A to point B without any added hassle or distraction. Electric vehicles improve driver experience by ...
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Driving the Future of Electric Motor Materials | PM Stators

When it comes to electric motor materials, there’s not much to choose from. The two big contenders right now are electrical steel laminations and soft magnetic ...
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Motor Weight Reduction Via Powder Metallurgy Materials

Weight is a concern in just about every metal-based product today. Notably, cars have been on a strict diet for years now, and powder metallurgy materials have had an ...
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COMPONENT SPOTLIGHT: Engine Mounting System

Powder metal parts have been synonymous with the automotive industry for decades. Still, manufacturers continue to unearth new uses for powder metallurgy in the auto. ...
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Electric Vehicle Trends Are Moving Forward Despite COVID

  • Horizon Technology
  • 06.02.2020
  • trends
If there are any positives that have come out of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of them is unquestionably the reduction in pollution and climate change-causing carbon ...
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Induction Vs. Permanent Magnet Motor Efficiency | Auto Electrification

With the electrification of the automobile continuing at an accelerated pace, many wonder what type of motor is best for the modern electric drivetrain.
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Automotive Powertrain Design: Torque + 3 Other Considerations & Trends

Modern e-powertrain and drivetrain designs are no longer a nice idea. In some parts of the world, they’re a must. 
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Automotive Powertrain Design's Past + Future: EVs, Hybrids, IC, Diesel

At the dawn of the automobile age, the question of propulsion was still very much open. In 1900, manufacturers produced 4,192 vehicles in the United States. Of these, ...
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