Jana, S and Radhakrishna, M and Ananda, M and Munirathnam, V and Kulkarni, SS and Manikandan, LP and Arunkumar, V (2009) Active magnetic bearings for the vertical sodium pump (50 m3/h capacity) - Test rig design. Technical Report. National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.Full text not available from this repository.
The design, development and testing of suitable active magnetic bearings (both radial and thrust) for the existing 50 m3/h sodium pump presently in use in the 500 kW loop at IGCAR have been discussed in the present document. The scope of the present work is to replace the angular contact bearing of teh existing pump by an active magnetic thrust bearing and an active magnetic radial bearing. In order to do this, the existing pump shaft and some other components need to be modified. The existing pump components and required modifications along with the design of the active magnetic bearings are discussed in detailed in this document.
|Item Type:||Proj.Doc/Technical Report (Technical Report)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Active magnetic bearings;Vertical pump;Levitation;Rotor;Feedback control;Performance testings|
|Subjects:||AERONAUTICS > Aircraft Propulsion and Power|
|Division/Department:||Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division, Propulsion Division|
|Depositing User:||Smt Bhagya Rekha KA|
|Date Deposited:||03 Aug 2010 10:18|
|Last Modified:||13 Aug 2015 12:47|
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