Characteristics of semiconductor devices; analog circuits; force and torque production; motor principles and torque-speed characteristics; principles of power electronics. Not open to students in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
We will study a variety of AC and DC electromechanical devices. The prerequisite skills for this course in include basic circuit analysis ability (i.e. Ohm’s Law, Kirchoff’s Voltage and Current laws.)
Principles of Electric Machines & Power Electronics by P.C.Sen, Wiley (ISBN 978-0471022954)