OG4EMS - DC Electrical Machines

Course specification
Course title DC Electrical Machines
Acronym OG4EMS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Power Engineering
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 5.0 Status elective
Condition Power engineering department (EPS, ECD), Signals and Systems department
The goal Introduction to basic structure, working principle, conventions and standards related to DC machines, to the extent necessary for their use in a wide range of applications.
The outcome Theoretical knowledge and practical skills through laboratory exercises for quickly mastering the techniques of using the DC machines in a wide range of industrial applications: electric drives, traction and automated processes.
Contents of lectures The main structural components and roles. Field and armature coils. Magnetic armature reaction. The main formulas. Linear and nonlinear switching. General performance characteristics of DC motors and generators. Special DC machines for testing and applications in automatics: switched reluctance motors, brushles DC machines.
Contents of exercises Compulsory laboratory exercises including DC machine testing and determination of their working characteristics.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 1 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, exercises, laboratory
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 10 Test paper 40
Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 30
Projects 0
Colloquia 0
Seminars 0