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Maximum-Torque-Per-Ampere Operation of Anisotropic Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Motors Based on Extremum Seeking Control
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This paper presents a theoretical analysis of a maximum-torque-per-ampere control strategy based on the extremum seeking control working principle, which provides useful insights for the definition of a systematic and quantitative design procedure. Expand
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Automatic Mode Matching in MEMS Vibrating Gyroscopes Using Extremum-Seeking Control
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In order to enhance the sensitivity and to reduce readout circuit complexity of any angular velocity microsensor (vibrating gyroscope), it is crucial to reduce the frequency mismatch of its resonant modes of vibration. Expand
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Hierarchical Scaled-States Direct Predictive Control of Synchronous Reluctance Motor Drives
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This paper presents the design and experimental validation of a finite-state direct predictive control (DPC) for synchronous reluctance motor (SynRM) drives. Expand
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Energy-Efficient Autonomous Solar Water-Pumping System for Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Motors
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This paper presents a novel stand-alone solar-powered water-pumping system based on a permanent-magnet synchronous motor, especially suited for usage in rural or remote areas. Expand
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A low-power 3-axis digital-output MEMS gyroscope with single drive and multiplexed angular rate readout
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We present a 3-axis silicon MEMS vibratory gyroscope that fulfills the pressing market requirements for low power consumption, small size and low cost. Expand
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Acceleration Measurement Drift Rejection in Motion Control Systems by Augmented-State Kinematic Kalman Filter
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This paper deals with the use of MEMS accelerometers to improve the performances of positioning control systems equipped with low-resolution positioning sensors. Expand
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Enhanced Low-Speed Operations for Sensorless Anisotropic PM Synchronous Motor Drives by a Modified Back-EMF Observer
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The high-frequency signals normally used for sensorless operations in anisotropic permanent-magnet synchronous motors cause unwanted torque ripple, noise, and vibrations. Expand
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Online stator resistance tracking for reluctance and interior permanent magnet synchronous motors
In the frame of the green economy, anisotropic synchronous motors are gaining considerable shares of market. There are already several interesting proposals about the accurate magnetic modelling ofExpand
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Advanced current control of synchronous reluctance motors
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The presence of rare-earth materials in permanent magnet synchronous motors has shifted the attention of the research towards the rediscovery of the synchronous reluctance motors. Expand
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