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Make Quieter Products
Nidec is home to hydrodynamics researchers, who design airflow inside PCs and gaming machines. To cool substrates, which are becoming increasingly high-performance and prone to accumulating heat, there is need for more airflow for cooling fans. Still, instead of making noisy fans, our researchers use their creative force on fans’ shapes and airflow to reduce noise to the best extent possible. To reduce the noise from motors themselves, the researchers apply current of a specific phase in drive control systems to eliminate vibration. To us, the ideal state is where users do not feel that there are any motors in their products.
Nidec’s Solutions with Quiet Products
Brushless DC Motors, Blowers and Gear Units for Vacuum Cleaners
Modules that combine the superior capabilities of brushless DC motors with blowers, gears and other components
EV Traction Motor System E-Axle
The product that combines the Nidec Group’s technologies to work as an EV’s “heart”
Motor For Cleaning Robot
Nidec provides highly efficient, small and light, low-noise and long-life motors. In addition, we are ready to offer design work up to the point where the motor is connected to the wheel. Motors inclusive of the unit design are available for customers.
Super-flat Actuator FLEXWAVE with Axial Flux Motor
Utilize shape-related merits to a reducer-equipped, light, thin, short, and compact actuator.
UltraFlo Fluid Dynamic Bearing Fans for Thin Laptop Computers
Smaller and thinner fan motors made possible with Fluid Dynamic Bearing technology originally developed for Hard Disk Drives.
Nidec became the first company group in the world to successfully implement resin-packed motors that contribute greatly to silent home appliances.
Integrated Brushless DC Motor and Fan Blade Units for Electric Fans
The trend of reduced power-consumption and increased functionality has reached the electric fan market. Nidec develops products that contribute to smaller and lighter high-functionality electric fans with a wide range of settings and modes.
Nidec’s Technology to Create Quiet Products
Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Technology
Nidec quickly began developing and manufacturing fluid dynamic bearings (FDBs), which are dramatically accelerating the increase in HDD capacity and noise reduction. We are pioneers in mass production of HDD spindle motors that use FDBs.
Fundamental Technology for Innovative Motors
Higher torque density, less noise and reduced vibration—laying the foundation for the motors of tomorrow
Exceeding the Needs of our Customers with Shorter R&D Cycles and Reduced Costs
Traction Drive’s Noise Reduction Technology
Realizing automatic guided vehicles for silence-required places
The Advanced CAE Technology behind our Optimally Designed Modules and Units
Coupled analysis and other advanced CAE tools cut down on development times and make development of advanced modules and units easier.
Nidec's Technical Capabilities CAE Technology Developed In-House
At Nidec, we utilize original modeling technology and analysis software developed in-house to optimize the design of our fluid dynamic bearings.
Solutions Centered on Brushless DC Motors
Optimally designed modules combining motors with fans, blowers, pumps, gears and controllers