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Finite Element Analysis of Linear Permanent Magnet Generator for Wave Energy Conversion

Keywords: Wave Energy, Linear Generator, Finite Element Analysis, Mesh, Magnetic Flux, Induced-EMF

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

Volume 29 ,  Issue 4


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