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ReFreeDrive induction motor overview

ReFreeDrive’s activities progress as we dive into the last months of the project. These last months will be devoted mainly to perform testing activities both at the test benches and on road, with the motor prototypes integrated within a van. With the manufacturing... read more

ReFreeDrive @ Coiltech Italy 2020

Coiltech Italy (Pordenone) was one of the first trade fairs to be held face-to-face after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, and one of the few exhibitions that took place physically in 2020. Despite the restrictions and all derived limitations to organize and/or... read more

ReFreeDrive @ WMM ‘20

Organized by RINA, member of the ReFreeDrive Consortium, the 9th International Conference on Magnetism and Metallurgy WMM ’20 took place from November 3rd to 5th 2020 in Rome, Italy. The consolidated aim of this series of International Conferences on Magnetism and... read more

ReFreeDrive webinar series – Third webinar

The third webinar of the ReFreeDrive’s webinar series has already taken place! This time we counted with four speakers, who shared with us the main features involved in the manufacturing of the four induction machines developed within the project. With more than 200... read more

ReFreeDrive @ H2020RTR20 – Replay

The 4th edition of the European Conference #H2020RTR20, hosted online on the 30th November & 1st December 2020, gathered more than 500 participants around 73 research projects on road transport funded as part of H2020 programme. Within the Green Vehicles Next... read more

Motor Summit 2020 recap

Last 18th and 19th November, the Motor Summit 2020 International conference was celebrated. In the event Fernando Nuño (ECI) and Marco Villani (UAQ) shared an overview of ReFreeDrive project as part of the session “Perspectives from the USA & EU” with more than... read more

ReFreeDrive webinar series – Third webinar

Our two previous dedicated ReFreeDrive webinars have had a great reception from the audience. For this reason, we are happy to announce today our third webinar! This time, three members of the Consortium will explain some interesting manufacturing facts for advanced... read more

ReFreeDrive @ Motor Summit 2020

Next week, on 18th and 19th November, the Motor Summit 2020 International conference will be hosted online. The Motor Summit is a well-known international conference that brings together international experts, researchers, manufacturers and industrial users with... read more

ReFreeDrive testing activities update

ReFreeDrive project is getting into its final months. As the project goes forward, prototypes manufacturing activities are progressively reaching to their end and testing activities are gaining more and more relevance at all scales: motor testing, powertrain... read more

ReFreeDrive’s IECON 2019 paper

Last October University of L’Aquila and Motor Design Ltd represented ReFreeDrive project at IECON’2019 conference (IEEE 45th Annual Conference of the Industrial Electronics Society), which took place in Lisbon, Portugal. As part of their contribution to the event,... read more

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 770143