Motors/Drives http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8238/more en Formulae Handbook for Design Engineers http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/formulae-handbook-design-engineers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Maxon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This comprehensive handbook, with illustrations and descriptions, contains formulas, terms, and explanations for the calculations concerning drive systems. It makes use of...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/formulae-handbook-design-engineers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/formulae-handbook-design-engineers#comments eBooks Motors/Drives Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:51:00 +0000 60871 at http://machinedesign.com Supercomputer Simulates Up to 10,000 Engine Designs at a Time http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/supercomputer-simulates-10000-engine-designs-time <div class="node-body article-body">VERIFI harnesses the power of Mira­—the fifth fastest supercomputer in the world—to process its high-performance simulation program at speeds of 10 petaFLOPS, or a thousand-trillion calculations per second. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/supercomputer-simulates-10000-engine-designs-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/supercomputer-simulates-10000-engine-designs-time#comments FEA and Simulation Motors/Drives News Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:07:00 +0000 60911 at http://machinedesign.com Simplify Embedded System Design With CompactRIO: The Ultimate Multipurpose Controller http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/simplify-embedded-system-design-compactrio-ultimate-multipurpose-controller <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Designing control and I/O systems for industrial machinery and advanced equipment is no small task. Design teams must...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/simplify-embedded-system-design-compactrio-ultimate-multipurpose-controller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/simplify-embedded-system-design-compactrio-ultimate-multipurpose-controller#comments White Papers Mechanical Drives Motion Control Motors/Drives Sensors Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:58:00 +0000 59911 at http://machinedesign.com Control Design Guide for Next-Generation Machines http://machinedesign.com/iot/control-design-guide-next-generation-machines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Control Design Guide for Smart Machines White Paper explains the challenges machine builders face today and...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/iot/control-design-guide-next-generation-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/iot/control-design-guide-next-generation-machines#comments White Papers IoT Mechanical Drives Motion Control Motors/Drives Sensors Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:29:00 +0000 57211 at http://machinedesign.com FAQs on Linear Rotary Motors http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/faqs-linear-rotary-motors <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by LinMot </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What current applications use linear-rotary motors for their closure and screw driving processes? What are possible...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/faqs-linear-rotary-motors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/faqs-linear-rotary-motors#comments Design FAQs Linear Motion Motors/Drives Tue, 12 Apr 2016 00:11:00 +0000 59651 at http://machinedesign.com Brushless Motor Winding Parameters - What They Mean and How to Choose the Best Winding http://machinedesign.com/white-papers/brushless-motor-winding-parameters-what-they-mean-and-how-choose-best-winding <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Ametek - Pittman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When designing a brushless motor into your application there is more to consider than just the...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/white-papers/brushless-motor-winding-parameters-what-they-mean-and-how-choose-best-winding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/white-papers/brushless-motor-winding-parameters-what-they-mean-and-how-choose-best-winding#comments White Papers Motors/Drives Mon, 11 Apr 2016 19:45:00 +0000 59741 at http://machinedesign.com Implementation of Redundancy in a Miniature Stepper Motor http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/implementation-redundancy-miniature-stepper-motor <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Micromo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some of the recent research activities in the area of electric motor drives for critical applications (such as aerospace and nuclear power plants) are</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/implementation-redundancy-miniature-stepper-motor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/implementation-redundancy-miniature-stepper-motor#comments White Papers Motors/Drives Wed, 16 Mar 2016 04:00:00 +0000 36231 at http://machinedesign.com Motors and Drives Leading the Way for Robots http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/motors-and-drives-leading-way-robots <div class="field-byline"> Carlos Gonzalez </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Robots are everywhere! In modern automation, they are an essential tool on most plant floors. In our homes, they have become....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/motors-and-drives-leading-way-robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/motors-and-drives-leading-way-robots#comments Robotics Motors/Drives Wed, 02 Mar 2016 20:42:00 +0000 58001 at http://machinedesign.com The Difference Between Car Engines http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/difference-between-car-engines <div class="field-deck"> Will the electric motor be the end of the internal combustion engine? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Will the electric motor be the end of the internal combustion engine? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/difference-between-car-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motorsdrives/difference-between-car-engines#comments Automotive Motors/Drives Wed, 02 Mar 2016 17:02:00 +0000 58011 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference Between Friction and Regenerative Car Brakes? http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/what-s-difference-between-friction-and-regenerative-car-brakes <div class="field-deck"> Let’s take a closer look at conventional friction car brakes and how electric vehicles regain energy with regenerative brakes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a closer look at conventional friction car brakes and how electric vehicles regain energy with regenerative brakes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/what-s-difference-between-friction-and-regenerative-car-brakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/what-s-difference-between-friction-and-regenerative-car-brakes#comments What's the Difference Between... 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