ECE 51012 - ElectromechanicsLecture Hours: 3 Credits: 3
EE Advanced Selective
CMPE Special Content Elective
Normally Offered: Each Spring
(ECE 20002 or ECE 20200) and PHYS 27200
Requisites by Topic:
Basic circuit analysis; elementary electromagnetics; elementary mechanics.
The general theory of electromechanical motion devices relating electric variables and electromagnetic forces. The basic concepts and operational behavior of dc, induction, brushless dc, and stepper motors used in control applications are presented.
May not receive credit in this course and ECE 32100.
- Electromechanical Motion Devices, 2nd Edition, P. C. Krause and Oleg Wasynczuk, Pekarek, IEEE/Wiley, 2012, ISBN No. 978-1118296127.
- Lecture Handouts, S.D. Sudhoff, Boiler Copy Maker, Memorial Union.
- Techniques for Analysis and Design of Electromechanical Systems, draft monograph, S.D. Sudhoff, S.D. Pekarek.
Learning Outcomes:A student who successfully fulfills the course requirements will have demonstrated:
- an ability to analyze/design electromagnetic circuits/devices. [1,2,6]
- an understanding of the concepts and principles of electromagnetic energy conversion. [1,2]
- an understanding of the concept of time-varying transformations in the analysis of time-varying systems. 
- an ability to analyze dc machines. [1,6]
- an understanding of converters for dc drives. [1,2]
- an ability to analyze brushless dc machines. [1,4,6]
- an ability to analyze induction machines. [1,6]
|6||Magnetic and coupled circuits|
|6||Electromechanical energy conversion|
|3||Converters for dc drives|
|5||Rotating MMF concepts|
|2||Reference Frame theory|
|5||Brushless DC motors|
Engineering Design Content:
Engineering Design Consideration(s):