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    • Development of a Novel Linear Magnetostrictive Actuator 

      Sadighi, Ali (2010-10-12)
      This dissertation presents the development of a novel linear magnetostrictive actuator. The magnetostrictive material used here is Terfenol-D, an alloy of the formula Tb0.3Dy0.7Fe1.92. In response to a traveling magnetic ...
    • Linear Permanent Magnet Machines for Oil Pumping Systems 

      Hussain, Hussain A.I.A (2017-01-31)
      Sucker rod pumping systems are the dominant technology used currently in oil pumping systems for stripper (marginal) wells. The system consists of a high-speed rotating prime mover, a linear reciprocating pump, a gear ...