Contents
of ELECTROMOTION

Number 14 January  December 2016 

A. Lebsir, M. Benbouzid,A. Bentounsi, I. Ben Salah  Switched reluctance generator models for wind turbine systems 3 
J. Emadi, A. Kiyoumarsi, P. Moallem, S.A. Tabatabaei  Design and optimization of a synchronous reluctance motor rotor geometry based on the torque profile 10 
M. Moghadasian, A. Sivert, A. Yazidi, F. Betin, G.A. Capolino  Efficiency optimization of a sixphase induction motor in healthy and faulted modes 21 
Rada Alhasan, T. Lubin, J. Leveque  A new inductor topology for superconducting synchronous machine: analysis and experimental study 31 
M.I. Mosaad, M.G. Ashmawy, A.A. Elbaset  Optimal allocation of distributed generation considering enhancement of distribution system performance using artificial intelligence 41 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2016 40 
Number 12 January  June 2015 

C. Besson, A. Savary, M. Jaccard  Brushless permanentmagnet synchronous motor with magnetization and demagnetization of magnets during operation 3 
M. Ruba, F. Jurca, L. Szabo  Comparative study of switched and synchronous reluctance motors for electric propulsion 15 
IoanaCornelia Gros, M.M. Radulescu  Control approach for twophase permanentmagnet linear synchronous actuators in automotive accessory applications 19 
Raouia Oubellil, M. Boukhnifer  Faulttolerant control of energy management system for hybrid electric vehicles 25 
G. Shahgholian, A.R. Sahafi, J. Faiz  Torque ripple reduction in switched reluctance motors – A review 35 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2015 14 
Number 12 January  July 2014 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 11th International Conference Modern Electric Traction MET 2013, 1012 October 2013, Warsaw, Poland and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the MET 2013 International Scientific Committee 
Event report  3 
M. Pawelczyk  Multisource drive systems on railways 5 
L. Lipinski, M. Miszewski  Comparative characteristics of induction motor traction drives for electric railway vehicles 14 
S. Rawicki  Energyoptimum running of a tram vehicle with DC and induction motors  Comparative investigation 22 
M. Niksic, T.J. Mlinaric, M. Brkic  Determining traffic and technical characteristics of new locomotives on RijekaZagreb line after the catenary voltage unification 31 
J. Anuszczyk, S. Baranski, A. Gocek  Evaluation of quality of automaticallystopping trains on subway lines 37 
P. Chudzik, A. Radecki, R. Nowak, D. Lewandowski  Supercapacitor storage in vehicles powered from a battery or overhead lines 41 
M. Steczek, A. Szelag  Determination of parameters significant for selection of an input filter for a DC catenarysupplied electric traction vehicle 48 
M. Lewandowski  Supercapacitor model for control purposes 55 
Regular Papers 

Krisztina Leban, E. Ritchie, A. Argeseanu  Design tool for 520 MW directdrive generators 59 
A. Parsapour, B. Mirzaeian Dehkordi, M. Moallem  Switched reluctance motor performance in continuouscurrent operation mode 68 
E.H.E. Bayoumi  Dualinput DCDC converter for renewable energy 77 
M. Moghadasian, R. Kianinezhad, F. Betin, V. Lanfranchi, A. Yazidi, G.A. Capolino  Particleswarmoptimized tuning for fuzzylogic position control of faultedmode sixphase induction machine 85 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2014 84 
Number 14 January  December 2013 

Special Issue: 
Proceedings of the 10th Jubilee International Symposium on Advanced Electromechanical Motion Systems  ELECTROMOTION 2013 ClujNapoca, Romania, October 2122, 2013 
Number 34 July  December 2012 

This issue is dedicated to the memory of Professor Alfio Consoli  
A.M. Tavares, A.F. Flores Filho, Y.B. Blauth  Modelling and analysis of a kinetic energy recovery system based on a linear induction machine 84 
H.S. Khouzani, A. Kiyoumarsi, B. MirzaeianDehkordi, H. Karimi  Design, optimization, finiteelement analysis and construction of an interior permanentmagnet synchronous motor 93 
Zineb Rouabah, Fatiha Zidani, B. Abdelhadi  An improved searchbased algorithm for fuzzylogic efficiency optimization of induction motor drives 101 
M. Azab  Implementation of solarpowered switching voltage regulator 107 
R. Demersseman, Z. Makni  A coupled analyticalnumerical approach for optimal sizing of power inductors 115 
J. Pontt, V. Guerrero  Failure analysis of a permanentmagnet synchronous motor drive in fieldweakening operation 122 
R. Chibani, E.M. Berkouk, M.S. Boucherit  Study of a new capacitive circuit for DCvoltage equalising fivelevel neutralpointclamped voltagesource inverter 129 
F. Betin, G.A. Capolino  Sensorless control of a sixphase induction machine using modelreference adaptive system 144 
J. Faiz, A. HakimiTehrani, G. Shahgholian  Current control techniques for wind turbines A review 151 
IN MEMORIAM Professor Alfio Consoli 83  
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2013 128  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 19 (2012) 169  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 19 (2012) 170 
Number 12 January  June 2012 

M. Azab, M. Mossad  Study and control of standalone singlephase induction generator for efficient wind energy system 3 
Samira Benaicha, Fatiha Zidani, R. Nait Said, M.S. Nait Said  Design of an improved faulttolerant control scheme 12 
S.M. Tripathi, A.K. Srivastava, A.K. Pandey  A novel speed controller based on Lagrange’s interpolation for closedloop control of a currentsource inverterfed induction motor drive 25 
H. Abootorabi Zarchi, J. Safari  Nonlinear speed and flux control of synchronous reluctance motor drives based on adaptive backstepping and slidingmode approach 34 
S. Hassaine, Sandrine Moreau, S. Gherbi, M. Sedraoui, B. Mazari  Implementation of H ∞ multivariable feedback control for permanentmagnet synchronous motor drive system 46 
T. Patarau, D. Petreus, S.R. Daraban, R.A. Munteanu, D. Moga  A bidirectional DCDC converter used in smart grids 56 
E. H. E. Bayoumi, F. Salem  PID controller for seriesparallel resonant converters using bacterial foraging optimization 64 
Number 4 October  December 2011 

R. Mendes Dionisio, A. Leao Rodrigues  Comparative torque analysis of hightemperature superconducting hysteresis drum and disc motors 213 
A. Mechernene, M. Zerikat, S. Chekroun  Adaptive speed observer using artificial neural network for sensorless vector control of induction motor drives 221 
E.H.E. Bayoumi, M.A. Awadallah, H.M. Soliman  Deadbeat performance of vectorcontrolled induction motor drives using particle swarm optimization and adaptive neurofuzzy inference systems 231 
D. Sakri, M. Bouharkat, N. Golea  Intelligent techniquebased efficiencyimproved vector control of induction motor drives 243 
Ioana Vese, M.M. Radulescu, P.D. Teodosescu, C.I. Marginean  Tubular permanentmagnet actuators for linear directdrive systems – A review 259 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2012 220  
New Book Releases 230  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 18 (2011) 268  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 18 (2011) 270 
Number 3 July  September 2011 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 6th International Conference and Exhibition on Ecological Vehicles and Renewable Energies – EVER’ 11, 31 March – 1 April 2011, MonteCarlo, Monaco and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the EVER’ 11 Program Committee 
Guest Editorial  107 
G. Ombach, J. Junak  Design rules for highvolume production of electric motors for automotive systems 109 
E. Armando, Barbara Boazzo, P. Guglielmi  Highperformance electrickart power management strategy 115 
Y. Soufi, T. Bahi, M.F. Harkat, H. Merabet  Diagnosis and detection of inductionmotor rotor dynamiceccentricity fault 125 
F. Kurokawa, K. Murata, Y. Maeda  A novel digital PIDcontrolled LLC resonant converter 133 
R. Bayindir, I. Colak, O. Kaplan  A novel technique for power factor calculation using a programmable logic controller 140 
A.B. Rhouma, A. Masmoudi  Analysis and control of fourswitch inverterfed brushless DC motor drives 145 
S. Tsotoulidis, A. Safacas  Control strategy of a drive system in a fuelcell and batterypowered electric vehicle based on optimal efficiency 157 
B. Bouzidi, H. Hasnaoui, A. Yangui, B. El Badsi, A. Masmoudi  An approach to eradicate the limitations of the flux loop in the Takahashi direct torque control strategy 167 
A.O. Di Tommaso, R. Miceli  Control and design for efficiency improvement of permanentmagnet synchronous motor drives in household appliances 184 
Regular Papers 

F. Betin, G.A. Capolino  Sixphase inductionmachine drive models for faulttolerant operation 193 
J. Faiz, M. Manoochehry, G. Shahgholian  Comparison of different spacevector modulation types and analyzing their effects on a permanentmagnet linear synchronous motor load 202 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2011 124 
Number 2 April  June 2011 

This issue is dedicated to Professor Marcel Jufer on the occasion of his 70th anniversary  
M. Mahalean, M.M. Radulescu  Modelling and simulation analysis of jointless track circuits in highspeed electric railway traction systems 47 
K. Chaibainou, Fatiha Zidani, R. Nait Said, M.S. Nait Said, S. Drid  A fuzzylogic approach to parameter identification of induction motors 56 
S. Nagarajan, S. Rama Reddy  Detection of interturn fault in threephase cage induction motors using finite element method 65 
M.N.F. Nashed  Fourquadrant control of Cdump converterfed permanentmagnet brushless DC motor drive system 73 
M. Azab  Tuning of PID controller in stepdown voltage regulator using particle swarm optimization 81 
H.M. Soliman, E.H.E. Bayoumi, H.A. Elkaranshway, M.M. AlHarthi  DisturbancerejectionPID controller for flexible arm robot using iterative linear matrix inequality 93 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2011 103 
Number 1 January  March 2011 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 6th International Conference on Electrical Engineering – CEE 2010, 1113 October 2010, Batna, Algeria and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the CEE 2010 Editorial Board 
L. Chouikhi, A. Tibouche, A. Bourouina, H. Allag  Movement consideration in force calculation of a rotating magnetic bearing 3 
M. Zaouia, N. Benamrouche, M. Rachek  Electromagneticmechanical coupled model of tubular linear stepping motors 8 
Z. Rouabah, B. Abdelhadi, F. Anayi, Fatiha Zidani  Online losses minimization of induction motor vector control using real coded genetic algorithms 15 
F. Kadri, S. Drid, D. Djarah, F. Djeffal  Direct torque control of induction motor fed by threephase PWM inverter using fuzzy logic and neural network 22 
M. Behloul, M. S. NaitSaid, S. Drid  Speedsensorless slidingmode direct torque control of induction motors 29 
L. Rahmani, A. Kessal, J.P. Gaubert, M. Mostefai  Power factor corrector with a fast regulation and constant switching frequency 37 
Number 4 October  December 2010 

Ilhem Haouara, S. Taibi  Electromagnetic and thermal modelling for optimal design of softmagneticcomposite transformers 239 
E.H.E. Bayoumi  Parameter estimation of cage induction motors using cooperative bacterial foraging optimization 247 
M. Kadjoudj , M.L. Bendaas  Modified current controllers for permanentmagnet synchronous motors in synchronously rotating reference frame 261 
R. Chibani, E.M. Berkouk, M.S. Boucherit  DClink voltage control of threelevel neutralpoint clamped voltagesource inverter using inductive balancing electronic circuitry 269 
M.A. Awadallah, M. Azab  Particleswarmoptimization and geneticalgorithm approaches to selective harmonic elimination in voltagesource inverterfed permanentmagnet synchronous motor drives 280 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2011 268  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 17 (2010) 291  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 17 (2010) 292 
Number 3 July  September 2010 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the th International Conference and Exhibition on Ecological Vehicles and Renewable Energies – EVER’ 10, 2528 March 2010, MonteCarlo, Monaco and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the EVER’ 10 Program Committee 
Guest Editorial  135 
J. Junak, G. Ombach  Brushless motors for automotive applications with different onboard voltage levels 137 
T. Finken, M. Hafner, M. Felden, K. Hameyer  Design rules for energyefficient interior permanentmagnet synchronous motors in hybrid electric vehicle application 143 
D. Ilea, M.M. Radulescu, F. Gillon, P. Brochet  Particleswarmoptimized design of a threephase fullbridge inverterfed switched reluctance motor 155 
R. Trabelsi, A. Khedher, M.F. Mimouni, F. M’Sahli, A. Masmoudi  Rotor flux estimation based on nonlinear feedback integrator for backsteppingcontrolled induction motor drives 163 
D. Casadei, M. Mengoni, G. Serra, C. Rossi, A. Tani, L. Zari  Comparison of control schemes for induction motor drives in electric vehicle applications 173 
G. Waltrich, J.L. Duarte, M.A.M. Hendrix, J.J.H. Paulides  Threeport bidirectional converter for electric vehicles: focus on highfrequency coaxial transformer 183 
O. Hegazy, J. Van Mierlo  A novel eightswitch inverter topology for plugin hybrid electric vehicle 191 
B. El Badsi  Spacevector pulsewidth modulation strategies devoted to the control of reducedstructure inverterfed induction motor drives 209 
F. Kurokawa, Y. Maeda, Y. Shibata, H. Maruta, T. Takahashi, K. Bansho, T. Tanaka, K. Hirose  A new fastresponse digital control process for switching power supply 220 
C. Zhou, K. Qian, M. Allan, W. Zhou  An analysis of the cost of vehicletogrid with consideration of electricvehicle battery cycle life 226 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2010  2011 142 
Number 2 April  June 2010 

M. Gabsi  Twodimensional analytical field model of an inset permanentmagnet synchronous machine 81 
C. Simon, M.M. Radulescu  Inverter faulttolerant operation of small slotless threephase electronicallycommutated permanentmagnet motors 91 
E.H.E. Bayoumi  Slidingmode position control of synchronous motors with parameter and load uncertainties 99 
O. Benzineb, M. Tadjine, M.S. Boucherit, M.E.H. Benbouzid  Proportionalintegral / backstepping control and highgain observer for induction motor drives 107 
M. Zerikat, S. Chekroun, A. Mechernene  Development and implementation of highperformance variablestructure tracking for induction motor using fuzzylogic controller 117 
A. Ounissi, R. Abdessemed, A. Kaddouri  Robust adaptive backstepping displacement tracking control with application for piezoelectric actuators 125 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2010 131 
Number 1 January  March 2010 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 9th International Conference‘Modern Electric Traction’ – MET’ 2009, 2426 September 2009, Gdansk, Poland and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the MET’ 2009 International Scientific Committee 
M. Lewandowski  Reduction of oscillations in the torque transmission system from motor to driving wheels of a locomotive 3 
L. Jarzebowicz, K. Karwowski  Estimation of interiorpermanentmagnetsynchronousmotor rotor position by analysis of phasecurrent derivatives 15 
D. Ilea, M.M. Radulescu, F. Gillon, P. Brochet  Particleswarmoptimized design of switched reluctance motors for light electric traction applications 23 
J. El Hayek, T.J. Sobczyk, G. Skarpetowski  Experiences with a traction drive laboratory model 30 
A. Wilk  Internal winding fault detection in a traction transformer using a realtime reference model 37 
J. Guzinski, Z. Krzeminski, H. AbuRub, A. Lewicki  Torque transmission diagnostic system for highspeed train using statespace observer 47 
J. Luszcz, P. Dworakowski  Destructive impact of PWM inverters on traction AC motors 55 
S. Danielsen, Marta Molinas, T. Toftevaag, O.B. Fosso  Constantpower load characteristic’s influence on the lowfrequency interaction between advanced electric rail vehicle and railway traction power supply with rotary converters 61 
A. Szelag, M. Steczek  3 kV DC system: converterdriven vehicle–signalling circuits compatibility. Criteria and analysis 70 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2010 54 
Number 4 October – December 2009 

S. Drid, M.S. NaitSaid, A. Makouf, M. Tadjine  Modelling of a standalone doublyfed induction generator using two separate reference frames 167 
J. Wagner  Contribution to the design optimization of a tubular linear stepper motor 179 
C. Simon, M.M. Radulescu  Normal and openswitch fault operation of small electronicallycommutated permanentmagnet motors 187 
J. Faiz, G. Shahgohlian  A comparative analysis and simulation of two control techniques for singlephase UPS inverter 197 
Lamia Youb, A. Craciunescu  Comparative simulation of induction motor control schemes for electric vehicle applications 206 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2010 196  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 16 (2009) 211  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 16 (2009) 212 
Number 3 July  September 2009 

H. Zhang, C. Saudemont, B. Robyns, M. Petit  Electrical features comparison between more electric aircrafts and hybrid electric vehicles 111 
A.F. Aimer, A. Bendiabdellah, A. Miloudi, C. Mokhtar  Use of fuzzy logic for a ripplereduction strategy in DTC scheme of a spacevector PWMfed induction motor drive 121 
G. R. Arab Markadeh, S. I. Mousavi  Positionsensorless direct torque control of brushless DC motor based on backemf vector 128 
M. Larbi, S. Hassaine, B. Mazari  Contribution to control by reference model with load observer of permanentmagnet synchronous motor 139 
M. Ignat, G. Zarnescu, M. Cazacu, E. Hamciuc, C. Hamciuc  Microelectromechanical actuators based on elastomer and polyimide membranes 148 
S.E. Ben Elghali, M.E.H. Benbouzid, J.F. Charpentier  Marine tidal current electric power generation technology – A review 155 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 20092010 120 
Number 2 April  June 2009 

J.W. Jansen, C.M.M. van Lierop, J. de Boeij, Elena A. Lomonova, J.L. Duarte, A.J.A. Vandenput  Moving magnet multiDOF planar actuator technology with contactless energy and data transfer 53 
A.S. Elwer, S.A. Wahsh  Improved performance of permanentmagnet synchronous motor by using particle swarm optimization techniques 65 
M.N.F. Nashed  A new turnoff angle control for highspeed switched reluctance motor 71 
H.A. Zarchi, J. Soltani, G.R. Arab Markadeh  Control of a synchronous reluctance motor using adaptive inputoutput feedback linearization 79 
F. Khoucha, K. Marouani, A. Kheloui, M.E.H. Benbouzid  A sensorless direct torque control scheme suitable for electric vehicles 89 
H. A. Elkaranshawy, E.H.E. Bayoumi, H.M. Soliman  Robust control of a flexiblearm robot using Kharitonov theorem and swarm intelligence 98 
Future Event : ELECTROMOTION 2009 – EPE Chapter ‘Electric Drives’ Joint Symposium, 13 July 2009, Lille, France 52  
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2009 88 
Number 1 January  March 2009 

A. Jabbari, M. Shakeri  Rotorpole shape optimization of interior permanentmagnet motors using the reduced basis technique 3 
Teresa OrlowskaKowalska, K. Szabat, M. Kaminski  Application of the adaptive fuzzylogic control structure with slidingmode compensator for the DC drive system 9 
B. MirzaeianDehkordi,M. Parastegari, C. Lucas  A new method to remove the saturation effect of controllers in vector control of induction machines 17 
A. Khwaldeh, Linda Barazane, M.M. Krishan  Robust neural networks to improve hybrid control of an induction motor 28 
O. Bouhali, B. François, E.M. Berkouk, C. Saudemont  Power sizing and control of a threelevel NPC converter for grid connection of wind generators 38 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2009 8 
Number 4 October  December 2008 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Electrical Engineering CEE 2008 2729 September 2008, Batna, Algeria and selected for publication in "ELECTROMOTION" quarterly by the CEE 2008 Editorial Board 
E. Matagne  Slot effect on the airgap reluctance Carterlike calculation suitable for electric machines with large airgap or surfacemounted permanent magnets 171 
M. Chebaut, M.R. Mekideche  Detection and sizing of threedimensional cracks using numerical calculations of eddycurrent probe impedance response 177 
A. Miouat, B. Abdelhadi, A. Benoudjit  Data smoothness effect on parameters identification of the JilesAtherton hysteresis model using genetic algorithms 183 
H. Zeroug, H. Sahraoui, Reda Toudjit, M.S. Boucherit, D. Holliday  Interactive design and performance analysis of a switched reluctance motor drive based on analytical method and MatlabSimulink 189 
R. Vijayarajeswaran, S.P. Natarajan, K. Shanmugam  FPGAbased intelligent currentsensing scheme for currentripple measurement in permanentmagnet brushless DC motor drives 195 
A. Chaghi, A. Louchene  A comparative analysis of direct and indirect control algorithms for shunt active filters 202 
R. Vijayarajeswaran, S.P. Natarajan, K. Shanmugam, C. Nandhni  Implementation of a novel speedcontrol technique for permanentsplit capacitor motor in FPGA using cascadedtype multilevel quadrature inverter 209 
D. Benoudjit, M.S. NaitSaid, N. NaitSaid  Speed sensorless vector control of a propulsion system based on fullorder flux observer 215 
Regular papers  
L. Bajan  Virtual instrumentation platform for permanentmagnet synchronous motor vectorcontrol drive applications 221 
M. Abid, A.G. Aissaoui  Fuzzy slidingmode speed control of an inverterfed induction motor 228 
J. Soltani, A. FarrokhPayam  A speed sensorless slidingmode controller for doublyfed induction machine drives with adaptive backstepping observer 237 
A. Parsapoor, B. MirzaeianDehkordi, C. Lucas  Speed control of switched reluctance motor by brain emotional learning based on intelligent controller 246 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2009 182  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 15 (2008) 254 
Number 3 July  September 2008 

S. Ivanov, F. Labrique, V. Defosse, P. Sente  Models of the permanentmagnet synchronous machine and its controllers for fault simulation 113 
A. Menacer, S. Moreau, G. Champenois, M.S. Nait Said, A.Benakcha  A parameter identification of the induction machine using the healthy motor model for diagnosis 121 
S. Amamra, Linda Barazane, M.S. Boucherit  A novel inverse fuzzy model of the fieldoriented control for induction motor 131 
E.H.E. Bayoumi, H.M. Soliman  A particle swarm optimizationbased deadbeat online speed control for sensorless induction motor drives 141 
Teresa OrlowskaKowalska, M. Dybkowski  Sensorless fieldoriented control of the induction motor drive using classical MRAS speed estimator with modified adaptation algorithm 154 
S. Rebouh, A. Kaddouri, R. Abdessemed, A. Haddoun  Nonlinear control by inputoutput linearization scheme for electricvehicle permanentmagnet synchronous motor 161 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2008 130 
Number 2 April  June 2008 

Special Issue:  Papers presented at the 6th International Symposium on Linear Drives for Industrial Applications  LDIA 2007 , 1619 September, Lille, France and selected for publication in 'Electromotion' quarterly by the LDIA 2007 Editorial Board 
J.F. Eastham, T. Cox, H.C. Lai, J. Proverbs  The use of concentrated windings for offset doublestator linear induction motors 51 
T. Ibrahim, J. Wang, D. Howe 
Analysis of a shortstroke, singlephase tubular permanentmagnet actuator for reciprocating compressors 57 
I. Boldea, S. Agarlita, L. Tutelea, F. Marignetti 
Novel linear permanentmagnet valve actuator: finiteelement design and dynamic model 63 
J. Moscrop, P. Commins,C. Cook  Torque perturbations and dynamic stiffness of linear motors for grinding machines 69 
C.M.M. Van Lierop, J.W. Jansen, Elena Lomonova, A.A.H. Damen, P.P.J. Van Den Bosch, A.J.A. Vandenput  Commutation of a magneticallylevitated planar actuator with moving magnets 75 
B. Zuurendonk, J. De Boeij, M. Steinbuch, Elena Lomonova  Modeling of disturbance forces of a xy manipulator on a floating platform 81 
J. Poza, Ana Julia Escalada, S. Luri, A. Gonzalez  Dynamic vector model for linear induction motors considering the primary winding asymmetries 87 
J. Gomand, X. Kestelyn, R. Bearee, P.J. Barre  Dualdrive gantry stage decoupling control based on a coupling model 94 
N. Bencheikh, Christine Prelle, F. Lamarque  3 DOF miniconveyor for microfactories 99 
J.P. Yonnet  Systematic research of all the configurations of linear polarized actuators for "camless" systems 105 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2008 56 
Number 1 January  March 2008 

A.K. Daud, R. Hanitsch  A threedimensional field solution for axiallypolarized permanentmagnet cylinders 3 
J.K. Sakellaris  Finite element analysis of microelectromechanical systems by using the ANSYS software 13 
M.T. Aydemir, F. Evran 
Softswitched halfbridge DCDC converter with switched capacitor snubber 19 
J. Soltani, J. Askari, N.R. Abjadi, G.R. Arab Markadeh 
Slidingmode control for a sixphase series connected induction twomotor drive 31 
M.S.D. Acampa, A. Del Pizzo, R. Rizzo  Optimal control strategy of AC brushless drive for railway traction application 41 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2008 40 
Number 4 October  December 2007 

Y. Amirat, M.E.H. Benbouzid, B. Bensaker, R. Wamkeue  The state of the art of generators for wind energy conversion systems 163 
E.E. Elkholy  Deadbeat flux controller for vector control of induction motor drives 173 
Linda Barazane, A. Khwaldeh, M.M. Krishan 
Chattering reduction with fuzzy slidingmode control applied to robust hybrid control based on feedback linearization and field oriented control of an induction motor 185 
E.H.E. Bayoumi, H.M. Soliman 
PID/PI tuning for minimal overshoot of permanentmagnet brushless DC motor drive using particle swarm optimization 198 
K. Hartani, M. Bourahla, Y. Miloud  Electric vehicle stability improvement based on antiskid control using behaviour model control 209 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2008 172  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 14 (2007) 225  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 14 (2007) 226 
Number 3 July  September 2007 

V. Mester, F. Gillon, M. Hecquet, P. Brochet  Optimal design of electric machines using multimodelling approach 117 
J. Soltani, A. FarrokhPayam  Robust sensorless control of the doublyfed induction machine based on outputstate feedback control with an adaptive backstepping observer 125 
M.A. Fnaiech, F. Betin, F. Fnaiech, B. Nahidmobarakeh, G.A. Capolino 
A DSPbased implementation of a nonlinear optimal predictive control for induction machines 133 
A. Bourek, L. Mokrani, A. Benakcha, M. Chabane 
Indirect adaptive fuzzy slidingmode observer for sensorless induction motor drives 143 
A. Massoum, M.K. Fellah, A. Meroufel, P. Wira, A. Bendaoud, A. Bentaallah  Neurofuzzy controller for a permanentmagnet synchronous motor fed by a threelevel inverter 153 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2007  2008 160 
Number 2 April  June 2007 

L. Garbuio, F. Pigache, J.F. Rouchon, B. LemaireSemail, B. Nogarede  Ultrasonic friction drive for passive force feedback devices 55 
R.R. Joshi, R.A. Gupta, A.K. Wadhwani  Adaptive backstepping controller for a matrix converterbased cage induction motor drive 67 
E.H.E. Bayoumi 
An improved approach of position and speed sensorless control for permanentmagnet synchronous motor 81 
D. Benoudjit, N. NaitSaid, M.S. NaitSaid 
Differential speed control of a propulsion system using fractionalorder controller 91 
K. Hartani, M. Bourahla, Y. Miloud  Electric vehicle with two independent wheel drive – Performance improvement by an electronic differential using slidingmode control 99 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2007 66 
Number 1 January  March 2007 

A. Demenko, Dorota Stachowiak  Representation of permanent magnets in the 3D finite element description of electrical machines 3 
M. Ronkowski, Z. Kneba  Bondgraphs based modelling of hybrid energy systems with permanentmagnet brushless machines 11 
B. Tomczuk, K. Zakrzewski, A. Waindok 
Field analysis in a permanentmagnet tubular linear motor under variable scaled geometries 19 
A. Pochanke 
Seeking out the boundary dynamic characteristics of permanentmagnet stepping motors 27 
T. Trawinski  Mathematical model of head actuator of harddisk drive with passive joint 32 
K. Szabat 
Vibration suppression in twomass drive system using PI speedcontroller with different additional feedbacks 38 
Izabella A. Gieras, J.F. Gieras  Recent advancements in permanentmagnet motors technology for medical applications 45 
Event Report 2  
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2007 10  
Future Event 26 
Number 4 October  December 2006 

S.H. Khader  Twophase brushless DC motor with asymmetrical magnetization and additional stator coil 241 
A. FarrokhPayam, B. MirzaeianDehkordi  Nonlinear slidingmode controller for sensorless speed control of DC servo motor using adaptive backstepping observer 255 
M. Kadjoudj, S. Taibi, N. Golea, M.E.H. Benbouzid 
Modified direct torque control of permanentmagnet synchronous motor drives using dither signal injection and nonhysteresis controllers 262 
M. Poloujadoff, C. Rioux, M.M. Radulescu 
On the flywheel design for inertial energystorage systems 271 
J. Faiz, G. Shahgholian  Uninterruptible power supply systems  A review 276 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2007 254  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 13 (2006) 290  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 13 (2006) 292  
Number 3 July  September 2006 

H. Rehaoulia, H. Henao , G.A. Capolino  A method to develop various models for induction machines with main flux saturation 183 
M.S. Widyan, R.E. Hanitschi  Radialflux lowspeed highenergy permanent magnetmachine prototype with new topology 193 
D. Rahem, K. Srairi, M.E.H. Benbouzid, M. Chabane 
Analysis model for coupled permanentmagnet motor with electronic commutation and water pump powered by photovoltaic array 205 
B. MirzaeianDehkordi, A. Kiyoumarsi, P. Moallem, M. Moallem 
Optimal design of switchingcircuit parameters for switched reluctance motor drive based on genetic algorithms 213 
J. Faucher, P. Maussion  Online electrical quality improvement of a singlephase boost rectifier with fuzzy controller and experimental designs 221 
C. Ilas, M. Covrig  Highperformance linear drives control using DSPs 233 
Future event 182  
Book review 192  
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2007 204 
Number 2 April  June 2006 

A. Ansel, B. Robyns  Small hydro electricity: from fixed to variable speed electromechanical drives 111 
Sonja T. Lundmark, E.S. Hamdi  Construction, operation and internal design of a clawpole servo motor 127 
L. MihetPopa 
Currentsignature analysis in converterfed induction machines under different operation conditions 135 
R. Abdessemed, A.L. Nemmour 
Vectorcontrol strategy application to a doublyfed standalone induction generator 145 
Linda Barazane, M.S. Boucherit, P. Sicard  An approach to the cascade slidingmode control of an induction motor based on robust neuralnetwork controllers 151 
A. Haddoun, M.E.H. Benbouzid, D. Diallo, R. Abdessemed, J. Ghouili, K. Srairi  Energyoptimized direct torque control of an induction motor taking into account aerodynamics of the propelled electric vehicle 167 
M. BousbiaSalah, M. Fezari  Development of a forcebalance accelerometer 175 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2006 166  
Number 1 January  March 2006 

Special Issue: 
Papers presented at the 6th International Symposium on Advanced Electromechanical Motion Systems – ELECTROMOTION 2005, 2729 September 2005, Lausanne, Switzerland and selected for publication in ‘ELECTROMOTION’ quarterly by the reviewers of the ELECTROMOTION 2005 International Steering Committee 
B. Kawkabani, J.J. Simond  Improved modeling of threephase transformer analysis based on magnetic equivalent circuit diagrams and taking into account nonlinear BH curve 
M.V. Cistelecan, B. Cosan,
M.D. Popescu 
Analysis and design criteria for fractional unbalanced windings of threephase motors 
Y. Ouazir, R. Ibtiouen, N.Takorabet, S. Mezani  Timeharmonic finite element analysis of induction motors with an airgap interface coupling 
E. Schmidt 
Design studies on transverseflux machines by using threedimensional finiteelement analyses 
H.S. Zire, C. Espanet, A. Miraoui 
Threedimensional finiteelement analysis of hightorque permanentmagnet synchronous machines 
M. Crivii, M. Jufer 
Eddycurrent losses computation for permanentmagnet synchronous motors 
Cs. Deak, A. Binder  Highly utilised permanentmagnet synchronous machines with toothwound coils for industrial applications 
M. Andriollo, G. Bettanini,
G. Martinelli, A. Morini,
A. Tortella 
Performance analysis of an inwheel vernier hybrid motor for electric propulsion 
C. Bernez, M. Gabsi, H. Ben Ahmed, M. Lecrivain  Highacceleration linear actuator dimensioning for electromagnetic valves application 
S. D'Arco, D. Iannuzzi, E. Pagano, C. Tortora  Combined use of supercapacitors and fuel cells for traction application 
S. Wiak, R. Nadolski, K. Ludwinek  Electric bicycle  The example of mechatronic interdisciplinary case study 
A. Kuperman, R. Rabinovici, G. Weiss  A shuntconnected inverterbased variablespeed windturbine generation 
G. Tomassi, M. Topor, F. Marignetti, I. Boldea  Characterization of an axialflux machine with nonoverlapping windings as a generator 
G. Cimuca, S. Breban, M.M. Radulescu, C. Saudemont, B. Robyns  Energyoptimized direct torque control of an induction machinebased flywheel energy storage system associated to a variablespeed wind generator 
F. D’hulster, K. Stockman, R.J.M. Belmans  Multiobjective optimization platform for applicationoriented switched reluctancemotor torque control 
J. Lettl, R. Ratz 
Effect of magnetic saturation on vectorcontrolled inductionmotor drive properties 
N. Patin, E. Monmasson, J.P. Louis  Control of a cascaded doublyfed induction generator supplying linear and nonlinear loads on isolated grid 
Number 4 October  December 2005 

D. Vizireanu, S. Brisset, P. Brochet, Y. Milet, D. Laloy  Investigation on brushless DC machine suitability to directdrive generator wind turbine 205 
E.H.E. Bayoumi  A novel approach to control an unbalanced threephase induction motor 213 
R. Rizzo, L. Piegari  A control strategy for highquality electric energy supply system equipped with fuel cells and ultracapacitors 223 
E.E. Elkholy, A.M. Dabroom, H. Youssef  Highperformance hybrid current controller for vector control of induction motor drives 231 
Y. Miloud, A. Draou  Fuzzylogic speed control of an indirect fieldoriented induction machine drive 245 
Fatiha Zidani, D. Diallo, M.E.H. Benbouzid, R. NaitSaid  Fuzzyadaptive statorresistance estimation for highperformance directtorquecontrolled induction motor 253 
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2006 259  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 12 (2005) 260  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 12 (2005 262 
Number 2  3 April  September 2005 

Special Issue : 
Papers presented at the 16th International Conference on Electrical Machines – ICEM 2004, 58 September 2004, Cracow, Poland and selected for postconference publication in 'ELECTROMOTION' quarterly by the reviewers of the ICEM 2004 Editorial Board. 
P. Bolognesi  Generalized circuital modelling of electromechanical devices 59 
A.F. Flores Filho, M.A. da Silveira, R.P. Homrich  Analytical solution for the armature magnetic field of a planar actuator 69 
I. Dolezel, M. Mach, B. Ulrych  DC ferromagnetic actuator for extremely high forces 77 
J.F. Gieras, U. Jonsson  Design of a highspeed permanentmagnet brushless generator for microturbines 86 
Z.Q. Zhu, J.D. Ede, D. Howe  Design of highspeed brushless DC motors for sensorless operation 92 
J. Chang, D. Kang  Development of a stocker system using transverseflux linear motors with permanent magnet 99 
J. Skoczylas, R. Tresch  On the reduction of ripple torque in permanentmagnet synchronous motors without skewing. Accuracy problems 106 
B. Tomczuk, M. Sobol  Analysis of tubular linear reluctance motor under various voltage supplying 113 
L. Albert, C. Chillet, A. Jarosz, J. Rousseau, F. Wurtz  Sizing of automotive clawpole alternator based on analytical modelling 118 
Z.P. Xia, J. Wang, D. Howe  Threephase interiormagnet modular brushless machines for automotive applications 125 
C. Karacan, H.B. Ertan  Evaluation of a radialflux brushless DC drive and an induction motor drive for washing machine applications 133 
E. Spooner, J.R. Bumby  Solidrotor axialflux motors for very highspeed turboassist drives 141 
N. BenHail,
B.Z. Sandler,
R. Rabinovici 
Wobble step motor 150 
G. Kaminski, A. Smak  Induction motors with spherical rotor 156 
S. Ceferin, M. Bugeza,R. Fiser  Linear synchronous drive in flying shear application 161 
M.H. ElHusseini, A. Bennani, J.W. Spronck, H. Polinder, H.H. Langen, J.C. Compter, J. van Eijk  Lowstiffness motor: review of different ironless motor topologies for use in precision engineering applications 166 
L. Gasparin, R. Fiser  Design and optimisation of brushless integrated startergenerator 173 
S.G. Burrow, P.H. Mellor , T. Sawata, M. Holme  Sensorless operation of a permanentmagnet generator for future embedded aircraft generation systems 178 
M. Holub, R. Palka, W.R. Canders  Control of switched reluctance machines for flywheel energy storage applications 185 
K. Szabat, Teresa OrlowskaKowalska 
Adjustment of classical and fuzzylogic speed controllers for electrical drives with elastic joint 192 
Event Report 57 

Number 1 January  March 2005 

A. Kiyoumarsi, M. Moallem, M.R. Hassanzadeh  An accurate method for calculation of magnetizing inductances in interior permanentmagnet synchronous motors 3 
L. Zheng, T.X. Wu, J. Vaidya, M.G. Sarwar, K.B. Sundaram, C.H. Ham, H. Seigneur, L. Zhao, N. Vanasse, A. Canale, J. Kapat, L. Chow  Design of a superhighspeed axialflux permanentmagnet synchronous motor 9 
J.C. Mipo, M. Poloujadoff, M.M. Radulescu  Simulated annealing approach to the design optimization of twospeed inductionmotor windings 19 
L. Mokrani, R. Abdessemed  A genetic algorithm optimization approach for singlesided linear induction motor design 25 
Teresa OrlowskaKowalska, K. Szabat  Neurofuzzy adaptive controllers for electric drives with stiff or elastic joints 33 
J. Faiz, S.H. MohseniZonozi  Direct torque control application on permanentmagnet synchronous motors – A review 44 
Editorial: Professor Radu MUNTEANU at his 60th anniversary 2  
ELECTROMOTION Agenda 2005 18  
Contents of ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 11 (2004) 52  
Author Index to ELECTROMOTION, Vol. 11 (2004) 54  
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