P-Q Circle Diagram Based Parameter Measurement for Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Including Iron Loss

  • Urasaki, Naomitsu (Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Eng., The University of the Ryukyus) ;
  • Senjyu, Tomonobu (Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Eng., The University of the Ryukyus) ;
  • Uezato, Katsumi (Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Eng., The University of the Ryukyus)
  • Published : 2003.01.01


This paper presents parameter measurement for permanent magnet synchronous motors based on the P-Q circle diagram. Three electrical parameters of permanent magnet synchronous motors, i.e., the equivalent iron loss resistance, armature inductance, and electrical motive force (emf) coefficient are simultaneously measured. The advantages of this method are that it can be implemented under constant excitation and it dispenses with the generating test for the emf coefficient. The proposed method is applied to a 160w permanent magnet synchronous motor, and then the measurement results are analyzed.


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