The magnetic gearing research group made the journey to Wanchese, NC to attend the 7th annual NCROEP Symposium. It was a great chance to meet with students and faculty from NC State, UNC, and ECU.
Our article “A Magnetic Gearbox With an Active Region Torque Density of 239 N·m/L“, will be published in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Applications in the March/April issue.
June 26-28, 2018
It was pretty exciting this week as we took our first steps in silicone molding of test pieces. The master was made on the Carbide desktop CNC out of Renshape prototyping board (which cut beautifully).
For aspiring mechanical designers and gearheads, SME is holding their annual student design challenge to coincide with the RAPID conference in May.
Early entry MS students Casey Nichols and David Barnett recently braved the January snows to represent the UNC Magnetic Gearing Research Group at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute Open House in Wanchese, NC.
MS in Applied Energy and Electromechanical Systems student Bart Briggs is featured in a new TV series on Amazon about 3D printing and entrepreneurship.