A new efficiency model for a regenerative dynamometer

Croft, Mark, Walker, Geoffrey , & Hovland, Geir (2004) A new efficiency model for a regenerative dynamometer. In Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2004), 26-29 September 2004, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

Abstract

This paper presents two efficiency models for the regenerative dynamometer to be built at the University of Queensland. The models incorporate an accurate accounting of the losses associated with the regenerative dynamometer and the battery modelling technique used. In addition to the models the cycle and instantaneous efficiencies were defined for a regenerative system that requires a desired torque output. The simulation of the models allowed the instantaneous and cycle efficiencies to be examined. The results show the intended dynamometer machine has significant efficiency draw backs but incorporating field winding control, the efficiency can be improved.

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ID Code: 63564
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 [please consult the authors]
Deposited On: 12 Dec 2014 00:00
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2014 00:00

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