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ECE59500 - Electromechanics

Spring 2016

Days/Time: MWF / TBA
Credit Hours: 3

Learning Objective:
These include (i) an ability to analyze/design electromagnetic circuits/devices, (ii) an understanding of the concepts and principles of electromagnetic energy conversion, (iii) an understanding of the concept of time-varying transformations in the analysis of time-varying systems, (iv) an ability to analyze dc machines, (v) an understanding of converters for dc drives, (vi) an ability to analyze brushless dc machine, (vii) an ability to analyze brushless dc machines, (viii) an ability to analyze induction machines

Description:
The general theory of electromechanical 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.

Topics Covered:
Magnetic and coupled circuits (5 lectures), Electromechanical energy conversion (5 lectures), Stepper motors (3 lectures), DC machines (4 lectures), Converters for dc drives (4 lectures), Rotating MMF concepts (4 lectures), Permanent magnet synchronous machine (5 lectures), brushless dc motors (5 lectures), induction machines (7 lectures), exams (3 lectures)

Prerequisites:
basic circuit analysis; elementary electromagnetics; elementary mechanics.

Applied/Theory: 50/50

Web Address:
https://engineering.purdue.edu/~sudhoff/

Homework:
Assigned weekly.

Projects:
None.

Exams:
3 1-hour midterm exams + 2-hour final exam.

Textbooks:
Electromechanical Motion Devices, P. C. Krause and Oleg Wasynczuk, available from Boiler Copy Maker, Purdue Memorial Union, 2002.

Computer Requirements:
ProEd minimum computer requirements, and the student will occasionally need access to Matlab.

ProEd Minimum Requirements: view

Tuition & Fees: view

Scott D. Sudhoff
Phone
765-494-3246
Email
sudhoff@purdue.edu
Office
Purdue University
Electrical Engineering Building
465 Northwestern Ave
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2035
Fax
765-494-0676
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