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Electrochemistry and Electric Grid > Grid Storage

Low-Cost Flywheel Energy Storage

Start Date: August 2011


Robert E. Hebner, Michael Lewis, Siddharth Pratap, Center for Electromechanics, University of Texas at Austin; Ray Baughman, Shaoli Fang, Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at Dallas

Annual Reports


  • Hearn, C. S., S. B. Pratap, D. Chen, and R. G. Longoria. “Reduced-order dynamic model of permanent magnet and HTSC interaction in an axisymmetric frame.” Mechatronics, IEEE/ASME Transactions PP, 99 (2013). DOI: 10.1109/TMECH.2013.2277922
  • Hearn, C. S., M. C. Lewis, S. B. Pratap, R. E. Hebner, F. M. Uriarte, D. Chen, and R. G. Longoria. “Utilization of optimal control law to size grid-level flywheel energy storage.” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy PP., 99, 1-8 (2013). DOI: 10.1109/TSTE.2013.2238564

Updated July 2015