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Understanding the degradation of soft magnetic materials through the manufacturing process of electric motors

Posted on 17 March 2021 by Philip Anderson

There is an unprecedented level of interest in soft magnetic materials which make up the cores of motors largely driven (excuse the pun) by developments in areas such as more electric transportation. With manufacturers pushing the envelope of machine design it is imperative that our understanding of the performance of the materials under these conditions
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Exploring Magnetism Guiding Cymru Challenge Badge

Posted on 1 March 2021 by Kevin Jones

Happy St David’s Day / Dydd gwyl dewi hapus! It’s the first day of March and the sun has been out all weekend. Spring is finally underway after a very long winter. We have posted about this before, however today we are immensely excited to announce that the Guiding Cymru ‘Exploring Magnetism‘ badge has launched.
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Museum After Dark – Retrospective

Posted on 18 February 2021 by Kevin Jones

With the excellent Cardiff Science Festival taking place this weekend (there are still tickets to events available if you are interested), we are feeling nostalgic to this time last year and the Museum After Dark event we participated in. Museum after dark took place in the fantastic National Museum Wales in Cardiff as part of
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Getting to know

Getting to know – Shuaichao Yue

Posted on 4 February 2021 by Kevin Jones

Our getting to know the team series continues, this week focussing on Shuaichao who joined the group in December 2019. What is your current role? PhD student in Magnetic Materials and Applications Group who focuses on the measurement and characterization of electrical steels. What does it involve? I am now developing a 2-dimensional magnetic properties
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