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    • Fault tolerant homopolar magnetic bearings 

      Provenza, Andrew; Beach, Raymond; Kascak, Albert; Palazzolo, Alan; Li, Ming-hsiu; Kenny, Andrew; Pruess, Jason; Tucker, Randall P.; Provenza, Andrew; Beach, Raymond; Kascak, Albert (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2008-09-30)
      A magnetic bearing for supporting a spinning shaft in the radial direction and/or the axial direction includes a rotor formed on the shaft and a stator positioned around the rotor. Poles in the stator creates a magnetic ...
    • Shaft-less energy storage flywheel 

      Palazzolo, Alan; Tucker, Randall; Wang, Zhiyang (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2014-01-21)
      Embodiments of the present invention include a shaft-less energy storage flywheel system. The shaft-less energy storage flywheel system includes a solid cylindrical flywheel having permanent motor magnets mounted about the ...
    • System and method for controlling suspension using a magnetic field 

      Palazzolo, Alan; Li, Mu; Na, Uhn Joo; Thomas, Erwin (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-11-27)
      A system for controlling the position of a rotating member suspended using a magnetic field includes at least one sensor that is operable to detect the position of the rotating member, the sensor further being operable to ...