An Experimental Analysis on Cogging Torque of Axial Flux Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machine

AYÇİÇEK E. , Bekiroglu N., Ozcira S.

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES INDIA SECTION A-PHYSICAL SCIENCES, vol.86, no.1, pp.95-101, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier


We present a model for a prototype axial flux permanent magnet synchronous machine (AFPM) employing cogging torque reduction using 3D FEA method for open slot type. The performance of the AFPM is tested in real time. The experimental results reveal that torque ripples have been reduced by 74.9 %.