A 50 kW Homopolar Motor with superconducting field windings

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  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland


A short description of the first superconducting motor in Finland is given. The project was completed in two years giving information of the feasibility of superconductivity and liquid metal current collection in motors with application in industry and ship propulsion.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)900-903
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Transactions on Magnetics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1981
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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