Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Rotating Stator?

  1. Jan 16, 2016 #1
    Hello. I just want to know if it is possible to have permanent magnets as Stator in a Rotating Magnetic field morot. However, these Stators rotates to change their polarities in relation with the Rotor. Much like the harmony of Intake/Exhaust valves in an Internal Combustion Engine.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 16, 2016 #2

    Vanadium 50

    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor
    Education Advisor

    If it rotates, it's not a stator, which is defined as not rotating.
     
  4. Jan 16, 2016 #3
    I know but i just used the 'term' so readers could see the perspective I am at. Because if I say rotor and then rotor, whats the difference? So I had to use the same term.
     
  5. Jan 18, 2016 #4

    CWatters

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Rotating Stator?
  1. Rotational mechanics (Replies: 5)

  2. Rotational inertia (Replies: 1)

  3. Rotation in space. (Replies: 2)

Loading...