ECE 61000 - Energy Conversion

Course Details

Credits: 3

Areas of Specialization:

  • Power and Energy Devices and Systems

Counts as:

Normally Offered:

Each Fall


ECE 32100

Catalog Description:

Electromechanical energy conversion, reference frame theory, induction machines, wound-rotor synchronous machines, permanent magnet synchronous machines, dc-to-ac conversion, brushless dc motor drives, induction motor drives.

Required Text(s):

  1. Analysis of Electric Machinery and Drive Systems , 3rd Edition , P. C. Krause, O. Wasynczuk, S.D. Sudhoff, and S. Pekarek , John Wiley , 2013 , ISBN No. 9781118024294

Recommended Text(s):

  1. Power Electronics , 3rd Edition , N. Mohan, T. M. Undeland and W.P. Robbins , John Wiley , 2003 , ISBN No. 0471-226-939

Lecture Outline:

Week Topic
1-3 Magnetic Circuits and Electromechanical Energy Conversion Principles
3-4 Reference Frame Theory
5-7 Induction Machines
7-9 Wound-Rotor Synchronous Machines
9-10 Inverters
11-12 Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines
13 Brushless DC Motors Drives
14-15 Induction Motor Drives

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