A Comparative Study of AC Transport and Eddy Current Losses for Coil Made of HTS Tapes Coated with Copper Stabilizer


ERDOĞAN M., TUNÇ S., YILDIZ Ş., İNANIR F.

JOURNAL OF SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND NOVEL MAGNETISM, cilt.30, ss.3277-3283, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s10948-016-3855-x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND NOVEL MAGNETISM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.3277-3283

Özet

In this work, the evaluation of AC loss of the pancake coils wound by HTS-coated conductors, by employing the finite element method in 2D, is presented. The transport current loss of the superconducting tape and the eddy current loss of the copper stabilizer as a function of the amplitude for four frequencies of the applied current are examined numerically by utilizing a newly developed calculation method based on the A - V formulation embedded in COMSOL Multiphysics software with an AC/DC module. The number of the coil turn is 10, and the radius is about 60 mm. The superconducting layer width and height in the simulations are 12 and 1 mm, respectively. The width and height of the copper layers are 12 and 80 mm, respectively. The critical current density of tapes is taken as 300 A.