Scientific contributions 2018

Conference Papers

G. Borque Gallego; L. Rossini; T. Achtnich; C. Zwyssig; D. Martins Araujo et al. : Force Analysis of a Slotless Lorentz-Type Active Magnetic Bearing Actuator. 2018. The 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS2018), Jeju, South Korea, October 7-10, 2018.
J. Chavanne; Y. Civet; Y. Perriard : Design of an Innovative Cylindrical Spring with a Negative Stiffness. 2018. The 2018 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM), Auckland, New Zealand, July 9-12, 2018. p. 557-562. DOI : 10.1109/AIM.2018.8452241.
G. Burnand; D. Martins Araujo; Y. Perriard : Optimization of shape and topology for slotless windings in BLDC machines. 2018. The 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS), Jeju, South Corea, October 7-10, 2018.
R. Mottet; J. Chavanne; A. Boegli; Y. Perriard : Electric Charge Transfer Between Cascading Dielectric Electroactive Polymer Actuators. 2018. The 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS), Jeju, South Corea, October 7-10, 2018. DOI : 10.23919/ICEMS.2018.8549041.
P. Peralta; D. Martins Araujo; Y. Perriard : Passive, Active and Loss Tradeoffs in High-Speed Bearingless Motors. 2018. 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS2018), Jeju, South Korea, October 7 - 10, 2018.
P. Peralta; D. Martins Araujo; Y. Perriard : Speed and Stability Limits for High-Speed Bearingless Disc Drives. 2018. 2018 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress & Expo (ECCE2018), Portland, Oregon, USA, Septembre 23 - 27, 2018.
S. Thomas; M. Almanza; Y. Civet; Y. Perriard : Actuation Displacement Analysis of a Self-Switching Shape Memory Alloy Buckled Beam. 2018. 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS2018), Jeju, South Korea, October 7 - 10, 2018.
S. Thomas; P. Peralta; R. Mottet; M. Lehmann; Y. Civet et al. : Analysis and Reduction of Time Response in Thermally Activated Shape Memory Alloys. 2018. 2018 International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS2018), Jeju, South Korea, October 7 - 10, 2018.
L. Masson; X. Liu; Y. Perriard : Design of an Optimized Self-Sensing Piezoelectric Cantilever for Micro-Robotic Applications. 2018. 2018 International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales (MARSS), Nagoya, Japan, July 4 -8, 2018. DOI : 10.1109/MARSS.2018.8481181.

Patents

J. Chavanne; Y. Civet; Y. Perriard ; EPFL: Spring with a Plurality of Elements, and Actuator including such a Spring. PCT/IB2018/059267 . 2018.
G. Burnand; D. Martins Araujo; Y. Perriard ; EPFL: Electrical machines winding. CH20180001134 . 2018.

Student Projects

J. Willemin : Study of a test bench for measurements on a very high-speed miniaturized motor ; 2018.
H. Sussmich : Smart Gripper: Design and fabrication of a test bench to model a Shape Memory Alloy beam ; 2018.
C. Raposo : Chaussure intelligente: transfert de charge et électronique de commande intégrée ; 2018.
A. Moscardini : Research on self-sensing ability concerning a dielectric electroactive polymer ; 2018.
P. Furlan : Chaussure intelligente : banc de test à cinématique variable ; 2018.
E. Décosterd : Transient study of a very-high-speed rotor through vibration modes ; 2018.