Chapter 9. Magnetic Actuator Transient Operation

  1. John R. Brauer

Published Online: 31 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471777714.ch9

Magnetic Actuators and Sensors

Magnetic Actuators and Sensors

How to Cite

Brauer, J. R. (2006) Magnetic Actuator Transient Operation, in Magnetic Actuators and Sensors, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471777714.ch9

Author Information

  1. Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 3 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471731696

Online ISBN: 9780471777717



  • minimum stroke time;
  • linear magnetic diffusion times;
  • transient finite-element analysis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Basic Timeline

  • Size, Force, and Acceleration

  • Linear Magnetic Diffusion Times

  • Nonlinear Magnetic Diffusion Time

  • Problems

  • References