Electrical Drive Systems - ELEC4613

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Electrical Eng and Telecommunications

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 4

Enrolment Requirements:

Prereq: ELEC3105

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Introduction to Electrical Drive Systems. Elements of Drive systems and their requirements for servo and industrial drive applications. Drive representation, quadrant operation, dynamic and regenerative braking. Performance analysis of induction motor drives with variable voltage, variable current and variable frequency supply. Performance analysis of synchronous, brushless DC and reluctance motors with variable voltage, current and variable frequency supply. Computer modeling and design of drive system. Analysis of dynamics of DC, induction and synchronous machines; drive system design .


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