Magnetics/Assemblies

Waukesha’s Active Magnetic Bearings Key Part of Innovative Turboexpander-Compressor for Oilfield Plant

Active magnetic bearings from Waukesha Magnetic Bearings and new controller technology for them play a key role in an innovative line of turboexpander-compressors that has been developed by L.A. Turbine and recently went into operation […]

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Posital Previews Small Magnetic Encoders for Motors as It Rolls Out New Products Based on Its Ferromagnetic Wire for Energy Harvesting

Capitalizing on a booming business for its ferromagnetic Wiegand wire that harnesses magnetic energy for energy harvesting, Posital is developing a line of modular magnetic encoders for motor and robotic manufacturers that it says will […]

Electromagnetics

Infinitum Motor Skips the Wound Coils in Favor of Printed Circuit Board Stator While Optimizing Magnetic Forces

Infinitum Electric, developer of an innovative axial-flux electric motor that relies on printed circuit board electronics instead of traditional wound copper coils, has launched as its first product a 15-hp motor to power HVAC equipment.  […]

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Boston University Researchers Design Intelligent Magnetic Metamaterial that Boosts MRI Scans

Boston University researchers have developed a new, “intelligent” metamaterial that could dramatically improve magnetic resonance imaging, making the entire MRI process faster, safer and more accessible to patients around the world. Its cost to build […]