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Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects

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Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects. / Elfgen, Silas; Rasilo, Paavo; Hameyer, Kay.

In: International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields, 2020.

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Elfgen, S, Rasilo, P & Hameyer, K 2020, 'Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects', International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields. https://doi.org/10.1002/jnm.2781

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Elfgen, S., Rasilo, P., & Hameyer, K. (2020). Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects. International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields. https://doi.org/10.1002/jnm.2781

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Elfgen S, Rasilo P, Hameyer K. Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects. International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/jnm.2781

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Elfgen, Silas ; Rasilo, Paavo ; Hameyer, Kay. / Hysteresis and eddy-current losses in electrical steel utilising edge degradation due to cutting effects. In: International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields. 2020.

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