ELEC 0431: Electromagnetic energy conversion - Spring 2019

Class Schedule

Fri 08/02 General introduction, Maxwell's equations, Magnetic circuits (slides) Exercise session 0: Phasors
Fri 15/02 Magnetic circuits (cont'd); Transformer: equivalent circuit (slides) Exercise session 1: Transformers
Fri 22/02 Transformer: electric and magnetic losses, exterior characteristic, simulations Exercise session 2: Transformers
Fri 01/03 Synchronous machines: physical principle (slides) Exercise review
Fri 08/03 No class -
Fri 15/03 Synchronous machines: equivalent circuit, Potier and Behn-Eschenburg diagrams Exercise session 3: Synchronous machines
Fri 22/03 Synchronous machines: torque, network connection, simulations Exercise session 4: Synchronous machines
Fri 29/03 Asynchronous machines: equivalent circuit, torque, efficiency, start-up, simulations (slides) Exercise session 5: Asynchronous machines
Fri 05/04 Asynchronous machines: speed control, circle diagram Exercise session 6: Asynchronous machines
Fri 12/04 No class (Easter holidays) -
Fri 19/04 No class (Easter holidays) -
Fri 26/04 DC machines: generators and motors (slides) Exercise session 7: DC machines
Fri 03/05 Exercise session 8: DC machines
Fri 10/05 Electronic control systems: AC-DC, DC-DC, DC-AC, AC-AC (slides) Exercise session 9: Electronic control systems
Fri 17/05 Questions and Answers -

Interactive simulations

  1. Download the simulation code for Windows, Linux, MacOSX, Android or iOS (iPhone & iPad).
  2. Launch the app
  3. Open a model:
  4. Press `Run'
Selection of models: