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Cedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronics

Magnetic materials for actuators and sensors by Cedrat Technologies

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This training is dedicated to engineers and technicians who want to become acquainted with the magnetic properties of materials.


  • Provide a better knowledge of classical magnetic materials (soft and hard materials)
  • Discover new materials
  • Choose the material according to the need

Who should attend ?

Engineers and technicians who have to specify or use magnetic materials.


  • Copies in English
  • Training taught in English


  • Introduction
    • Recall of basic laws of electromagnetism
    • Magnetisation mechanisms
    • Definition of soft and hard materials
    • Shape effect
  • Presentation of soft magnetic materials
    • General introduction / how to choose products
    • Main properties (magnetic, electric and mechanical)
    • Applications / illustrations
    • Costs
    • FeSi alloys for laminations
    • FeCo alloys, FeNi alloys, Nanocrystalline materials
    • Stainless steels
    • Others (carbone steel, Compacted powders,…)
  • Hard materials
    • Main families of hard materials (AlNiCo, ferrites, SmCo, NdFeB, bonded magnets)
    • Properties (Remanence flux density, coercive field)
  • Characterisation of soft magnetic materials
    • Measurement of flux density and magnetic flux
    • Measurement of permeability
    • Measurement of hysteresis cycle and iron losses
  • Introduction in physical principles of specific magnetic materials
    • Magneto Rheologic Fluids

Reference MMAC-en


excl VAT

1 day(s)

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