TY - CHAP A1 - Adel El-Shahat ED1 - Adel El-Shahat Y1 - 2018-12-12 PY - 2018 T1 - Introductory Chapter: Electric Machines for Smart Grids and Electric Vehicles Applications N2 - In this book, highly qualified scientists present their recent research motivated by the importance of electric machines. It addresses advanced studies for high-speed electrical machine design, mechanical design of rotors with surface-mounted permanent magnets, design of motor drive for brushless DC motor, single-phase motors for household applications, battery electric propulsion systems for competition racing applications, robust diagnosis by observer using the bond graph approach, a DC motor simulator based on virtual instrumentation, start-up of a PID fuzzy logic embedded control system for the speed of a DC motor using LabVIEW, advanced control of the permanent magnet synchronous motor and optimization of fuzzy logic controllers by particle swarm optimization to increase the lifetime in power electronic stages. BT - Electric Machines for Smart Grids Applications SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.80659 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.80659 SN - 978-1-78984-597-6 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-06-13 ER -