Credits: 5

Schedule: 12.09.2017 - 12.12.2017

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II (Autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Upon completion of the course the student can:
1. Calculate the magnetic response of a magnetic circuit
2. Explain the principles of electromechanical energy conversion and power losses
3. Describe the construction of different electrical machine types and their operation
4. Build an equivalent circuit of an electrical machine
5. Use equivalent circuits to calculate the steady-state operation quantities of electrical machines

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Magnetic circuits and fundamental equations, principles of electromechanical energy conversion, transformer operation and construction, DC-machines, synchronous machines, induction machines.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, exercices, home works and laboratory works.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 54 h, independent studies and work-based learning 75 h, exam 3 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Course book (Sen: Principles of Electric Machines and Power Electronics), lecture slides, and exercises.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces S-17.2020 and S-17.2030.

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=ELEC-E8407

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

ELEC-C8001 Sähköenergiatekniikka (Power Engineering) or equivalent knowledge.

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3 English

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