Linear Power 2015

Prof Kais Atallah, University of Sheffield

Research Interests

  • Magnetic gearing
  • Pseudo direct drive electrical machines
  • Novel permanent magnet machines
  • Interactions between electrical and mechanical components in electromechanical drive-trains
  • Direct-drive and medium speed electrical generators for wind turbines
  • Drive-trains for wind turbines
  • Drive-trains for electric and hybrid vehicles
  • Novel actuation topologies for the more electric aircraft


Academic Profiles

  • Session Chair at IEEE International Conference on Fundamental and Applied Magnetism, Intermag Europe 2002, 2011 and 2012
  • Member of the UK Magnetics Society Management Committee: from 2010 to 2012