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Niklas Magnusson

Senior Research Scientist

Niklas Magnusson

Senior Research Scientist

Niklas Magnusson
Phone: 907 18 577
Department: Electric Power Technology
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1702275

Partial discharge measurements have been used for studying shrinkage voids in the insulation of mass-impregnated high voltage DC subsea power cables. Three 4.5-m long cable samples were subjected to ac partial discharge measurements at different ambient temperatures, both under isothermal conditions...

Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1573795

A method for comparing the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCoE) of different superconducting drive trains is introduced. The properties of a 10 MW MgB<formula><tex>$_{2}$</tex></formula> superconducting direct drive generator are presented in terms weight scaled to a turbine with ...

Authors Abrahamsen Asger B Liu Dong Magnusson Niklas Thomas Arwyn Sean Azar Ziad Stehouwer Ewoud Hendriks Ben Zinderen Gerrit Jan Van Deng Fujin Chen Zhe Karwatzki Dennis Mertens Axel Parker Max Alexander Finney Stephen Jon Polinder Henk
Year 2018
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1573249

Field windings made of MgB2 wires or tapes are considered for their potential to reduce volume, weight and cost of large offshore wind turbine generators. To gain experience of how to use this relatively new material in full-scale generators, tests of different winding methodologies and techniques a...

Authors Magnusson Niklas Eliassen Jan Christian Abrahamsen Asger Bech Hellesø Svein Magne Runde Magne Nysveen Arne Moslått Lars-Erik Bjerkli Jarle King Patrick
Year 2018
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1353640

Superconducting (SC) synchronous generators are proposed as a promising candidate for 10–20-MW direct-drive wind turbines because they can have low weights and small sizes. A common way of designing an SC machine is to use SC wires with high current-carrying capability in the dc field winding and th...

Authors Liu Dong Polinder Henk Magnusson Niklas Schellevis Joost Abrahamsen Asger B.
Year 2016
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1299109

Generators based on superconducting rotor coils are considered for future large off-shore wind turbines for their low weight and compact design, and for their possibility to reduce costs. In the 10-20 K temperature range, MgB2 superconductors carry current densities 100 times higher than standard co...

Authors Magnusson Niklas Eliassen J. C. Abrahamsen A.B. Nysveen Arne Bjerkli Jarle Runde Magne King Patrick
Year 2015
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1162552

MgB2 multi-filamentary superconductors are widely considered for use in dc applications. To expand the possible application range to ac apparatuses, the development of a low ac loss wire is needed. This development involves several steps, and a solid understanding of the loss mechanisms is important...

Authors Magnusson Niklas Lindau Sandra Madeleine Taxt Henning Runde Magne
Year 2014
Type Journal publication