Application and Market of High-Speed Electrical Machines

  • Kang, Do-Hyun (Mechatronics Research Group, Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute) ;
  • Larisa, Strete (University of Science and Technology)
  • Published : 2005.06.02


The technology of high-speed electrical machines is particularly relevant to applications involving electrical power generation and high-speed motors with high power density and high efficiency. Due to the development of improved materials for electrical machines, power electronic elements and design technology, the high-speed electrical machines are being rapidly introduced into industrial applications. The introduction of high-speed electrical machines has created a new market for electrical machines and will, as an application, contribute to the development of modern electrical machines. This paper deals with applications and market trends and KERI's activities in high-speed electrical machines.