Motor Design Limited has released Motor-CAD v12—the latest version of its software package dedicated to the electromechanical performance of motors and generators and the optimization of their cooling.
New and enhanced features in Motor-CAD v12 include:
New mechanical module with rotor stress analysis — 2D FEA based solution in Motor-CAD to analyse stress and displacement in rotors during operation.
New PMDC EMag module for modelling of brushed DC machines.
New IM1PH EMag module for modelling of single phase induction machines.
Improved Heat Exchanger Model with added coupling to water jacket cooling systems.
Improved Lab AC loss map giving more accurate loss modelling across whole machine operating range.
New automatic report generation – automatically create custom reports in Microsoft Word format, with user options to add screenshots and tables of values.