2018

Patents:

      1. K. L. V. Iyer, G. Schlager, M. Winter, N. C. Kar, R. Barron, R. Balachandar, and V. Jesudhas, “Impinging Jet Coldplate for Power Electronics with Enhanced Heat Transfer,” Submitted U. S. Provisional Patent, Application No. 62/760,322, 2018.
      2. D. Banerjee, C. Lai, J. Tian, A. Kundu, E. Ghosh, N. C. Kar, J. J. Sinkular, and L. V. Iyer, “Multilevel Motor Drive with Gallium Nitride Power Switches,” Submitted U. S. Provisional Patent, Application No. 62/681,244, 2018.
      3. J. Tian, C. Lai, J. Cai, N. C. Kar, J. J. Sinkular, and L. V. Iyer, “Electric Motor Drive with Gallium Nitride Power Switches,” Submitted U. S. Provisional Patent, Application No. 62/633,455, 2018.

Journal Papers:

      1. Z. Li, G. Feng, C. Lai, W. Li, and N. C. Kar, “Current Injection–based Multiple Parameters Estimation for Dual Three–phase IPMSM Considering VSI Nonlinearity,” under revision, IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, 2018.
      2. G. Feng, C. Lai, W. Li, M. Kelly, and N. C. Kar, “Kalman filter based Simultaneous Stator Winding and Permanent Magnet Temperature Estimation for Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines,” submitted to IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, 2018.
      3. G. Feng, C. Lai, W. Li, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, “Noninvasive and efficient maximum torque per current square control for IPMSMs,” submitted to IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2018.
      4. M. Zhu, W. Hu, and N. C. Kar, “The State of Charge Estimation of LiFePO4 Power Battery Based on Dynamic Bayesian Network,” Submitted to the International Journal of Environmental Studies (Taylor & Francis), 2018.
      5. G. Feng, C. Lai, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, Exploring the Phase Angle of Measured Speed Harmonic for Efficient Permanent Magnet Temperature Estimation of PMSMs,” Under revision, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2018.
      6. M. Zhu, W. Hu, G. Feng, and N. C. Kar, “Vold-Kalman Filtering Order Tracking Based Rotor Demagnetization Detection in PMSM,” Under revision, IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, 2018.
      7. J. Tian, C. Lai, G. Feng, D. Banerjee, W. Li, and N. C. Kar, “Review of recent progresses on gallium nitride transistor in power conversion application”, Under revision, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, 2018.
      8. G. Feng, C. Lai, W. Li, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, Open-phase Fault Modeling and Optimized Fault Tolerant Control of Dual Three-phase Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines,” Accepted for publication, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2018.
      9. H. Dhulipati, S. Mukundan, C. Lai, K. Mukherjee, J. Tjong and N. C. Kar, “Multiple Reference Frame Theory based Simplified Electromagnetic Torque Computation for Concentrated Wound PMSM”, Accepted for publication, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2018.
      10. S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, C. Lai, K. Mukherjee and N. C. Kar, “Design and Optimization of Traction IPMSM with Asymmetrical Damper Bars for Integrated Charging Capability using Evolutionary Algorithm,” Accepted for publication, IEEE Trans. on Energy Conversion, 2018.
      11. G. Feng, C. Lai, J. Tian, and N. C. Kar, “Multiple Reference Frame-based Torque Ripple Minimization for PMSM Drive under both Steady-state and Transient Conditions,” Accepted for publication, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2018.
      12. K. L. V. Iyer, C. Lai, S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, K. Mukherjee, and N. C. Kar, “Investigation of Interior Permanent Magnet Motor with Dampers for Electric Vehicle Propulsion and Mitigation of Saliency Effect during Integrated Charging Operation,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2018.
      13. A. Balamurali, G. Feng, C. Lai, J. Tjong and N. C. Kar, “Maximum Efficiency Control of PMSM Drives Considering Harmonic Losses using Gradient Descent Algorithm Based on DC Power Measurement,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 2018.
      14. G. Feng, C. Lai, M. Kelly, and N. C. Kar, “Dual Three-phase PMSM Torque Modelling and Maximum Torque per Peak Current Control through Optimized Harmonic Current Injection,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 2018.
      15. Y. He, M. Mehdi, E. J. Hilinski, A. Edrisy, A. Mollaeian, S. Mukundan, and N. C. Kar, “Evaluation of Local Anisotropy of Magnetic Response from Non-Oriented Electrical Steel by Magnetic Barkhausen Noise,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2018.
      16. G. Feng, C. Lai, and N. C. Kar, “Speed Harmonic based Modeling and Estimation of Permanent Magnet Temperature for PMSMs Using a Kalman Filter,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2018.
      17. S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, “Parameter Determination of PMSM using Coupled Electromagnetic and Thermal Model Incorporating Current Harmonics,” accepted for publication in the  IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2018.
      18. M. Zhu, W. Hu, S. Mukundan, and N. C. Kar, “Multi-Sensor Fusion Based Permanent Magnet Demagnetization Detection in Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2018.
      19. K.L.V. Iyer, C. Lai, S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, K. Mukherjee, and N. C. Kar, “Investigation of a Six-phase Interior Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machine for Integrated Charging and Propulsion in EVs,” in press, SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains, 2018.

Conference Papers:

    1. M. Zhu, W. Hu, G. Feng, and N. C. Kar, “Vold‐Kalman Filtering Order Tracking Based Rotor Flux Linkage Monitoring in PMSM,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines, Greece, 2018.
    2. G. Feng, C. Lai, W. Li, M. Kelly, and N. C. Kar, “Simultaneous Stator Winding and Permanent Magnet Temperature Estimation for Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines, Greece, 2018.
    3. D. Alame, J. Wang, M. Azzouz, and N. C. Kar, “Impact Assessment of Electric Vehicle Charging on Distribution Transformers Including State-of-Charge,” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Windsor, Ontario, Canada, 2018.
    4. F. Ahmed, E. Ghosh, S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, and N. C. Kar, “LPTN and FEA Modeling for Thermal Characterization of an Interior Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (IPMSM) for Electric Vehicle Application,” Energy and Sustainability Conference, June 2018.
    5. M. Zhu, W. Hu, and N. C. Kar, “The State of Charge Estimation of LiFePO4 Power Battery Based on Dynamic Bayesian Network,” Energy and Sustainability Conference, June 2018.
    6. D. Alame, M. Abdelkhalek, and N. C. Kar, “Assessing and Mitigating the Impacts of Electric Vehicle Battery Charging on Distribution Transformers and on Distribution Systems,” Energy and Sustainability Conference, June 2018.
    7. W. Li, G. Feng, C. Lai, Z. Li, and N. C. Kar, “Demagnetization Analysis of Interior Permanent Magnet Machines Under Integrated Charging Operation,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, South Korea, 2018.
    8. D. Banerjee, Z. Li, S. Mukundan, A. Balamurali, C. Lai, and N. C. Kar, “Online Parameter Estimation and Self Commissioning of Interior Permanent Magnet Motor Drive,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, South Korea, 2018.
    9. Z. Li, G. Feng, C. Lai, and N. C. Kar, “Investigations of Online Parameter Estimation for Interior PMSMs Considering Current Injection and Machine Operating Conditions,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, South Korea, 2018.
    10. H. Dhulipati, S. Mukundan, W. Li, and N. C. Kar, “Investigation of Phase Angle Displacements in Six-phase PMSM with Non-overlapping Windings for Reduced MMF Harmonics,” IEEE International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, South Korea, 2018.
    11. J. Bo Tian, C. Lai, and N. C. Kar, “Review of Recent Progress on Gallium Nitride Transistor in Power Conversion Application,” Energy and Sustainability Conference, June 2018.
    12. A. Mollaeian, M. Mehdi, E. Ghosh, A. Edrisy, S. Kim, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, “Investigation of Electromagnetic Torque Capability Reduction of Electric Machine due to Magnetic Property Deterioration of Laminations,” IEEE International Conference on Magnetism, San Francisco, USA, 2018.
    13. H. Dhulipati, E. Ghosh, S. Mukundan, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, “Adagrad Algorithm based Optimal Slot-Pole Selection for Reduced Inductance Harmonics in Concentrated Wound Multiphase PMSM,” Presented at the IEEE International Magnetics Conference,  Singapore, 2018.
    14. A. Balamurali, C. Lai, H. Dhulipati, V. Loukanov, and N. C. Kar, “Improved Analytical Eddy Current Loss Modelling Considering Carrier Harmonics towards Maximum Efficiency Control of PMSM- Drive Systems,” IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Singapore, 2018.
    15. M. Zhu, W. Hu, S. Mukundan, and N. C. Kar, “Multi-Sensor Fusion Based Permanent Magnet Demagnetization Detection in Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines”, IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Singapore, 2018.
    16. Y. He, M. Mehdi, E. J. Hilinski, A. Edrisy, A. Mollaeian, S. Mukundan, and N. C. Kar, “Evaluation of Local Anisotropy of Magnetic Response from Non-Oriented Electrical Steel by Magnetic Barkhausen Noise,” IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Singapore, 2018.
    17. S. Mukundan, H. Dhulipati, J. Tjong, and N. C. Kar, “Parameter Determination of PMSM using Coupled Electromagnetic and Thermal Model Incorporating Current Harmonics,” IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Singapore, 2018.