Course Information

EL5683 Electric Drives Characteristics and Controls

Credits: 3.00

The course centers on conversion of load (resistive) torque, inertia, mass and force to a rotating shaft; acceleration and deceleration times; motor power-rating selection; thermal consideration at different duty cycles; load diagram construction; four-quadrant speed control operation for DC and AC motors; Worked examples.

Prerequisite: EE 3824 or equivalent.