Developing Magnets Without Rare Earth Materials

With China and US on the verge of a trade war, the implications could be disastrous for companies and products that rely on rare earth materials. Rare earths make up several chemical elements on the periodic table. While these materials aren’t actually

Magnetics 2018 Press Release Issued

Latest in Design, Technology and Market Trends Highlighted at the Co-Located MAGNETICS 2018 and Motor & Drive Systems 2018 Conferences NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Two industry-leading events, MAGNETICS 2018 and Motor & Drive Systems will once again be co-located, providing design engineers with an

MAGNETICS 2018 Overview

Shannon Given, Program Manager, MAGNETICS 2018 MAGNETICS 2018 is only two months away, with the early registration deadline next week, on December 14th. Whether you have attended the conference in the past or are attending for the first time, here are some

The Use of Permanent Magnet Axial Flux Motors in Drone Applications

Don't miss this presentation at MAGNETICS 2018, February 8-9 in Orlando. Lowell Christensen, Consultant, Lowell Christensen LLC Axial flux motors are a very good candidate for remote controlled battery powered applications. This includes the autonomous vehicles used in land, sea and air

Molecular Magnetism Packs Power with “Messenger Electron”

David Tenenbaum, UW-Madison Electrons can be a persuasive bunch, or at least, a talkative bunch, according to new work from John Berry’s lab at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. The spins of unpaired electrons are the root of permanent magnetism, and after 10

Arrivo to Develop the First High Speed Super Urban Network

The Colorado Department of Transportation, E-470 Public Highway Authority and Arrivo, a next generation transportation company, have announced a public-private partnership to build the first ever high-speed Super Urban Network to service the greater Denver region.  Arrivo's autonomous network is engineered to

NdFeB Magnet Patents: “Oh What a Tangled Web We Weave…”

Dr. John Ormerod, Principal and Founder, JOC LLC By a strange coincidence permanent magnets based on the Nd2Fe14B tetragonal compound were discovered, and the key inventive claims were filed in 1982 by both General Motors Corp. (GMC) and Sumitomo Special Metals Corp.

MAGNETICS: Expectations for 2018

Shannon Given, MAGNETICS 2018 Program Manager It isn’t too early to start making plans for MAGNETICS 2018, February 8-9 in Orlando. Building on the success of the 2017 event, there are new additions and features for attendees to make the most out

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