EE 410/510 - Electromechanical Systsems

(Dr. John Williams, Spring 2010)

[course notes listed below]


Course Syllabus

Course Instructor: 
Dr. J. D. Williams    406 Optics Building     (256) 824 – 2898

Required Textbook:
S.E. Lyshevski, Electromechanical Systems and Devices, CRC Press, 2008
ISBN Number: 978‐1‐4200‐6972‐3

Optional Reading:
1. H.D. Chai, Electromechanical Motion Devices, Prentice Hall, 1998
2. S.J. Chapman, Electric Machinery Fundamentals, 4th ed. McGraw Hill, 2005
3. S.E. Lyshevski, Engineering and Scientific Computations using MATLAB, Wiley, 2003
4. A.E. Fitzgerald, C. Kingsley, S.D. Umans, Electric Machinery, 6th ed. McGraw Hill, 2003
5. C.W. de Silva, Mechatronics: an Integrated Approach, CRC Press, 2004

Course Description:
Magnetic reluctance, torque, and linear motion analysis. Analysis of common power electronic schemes required for electromagnetic motion devices. Modeling and simulation of electrically driven magnetic motion systems and drive electronics using MATLAB and Simulink. Equations of motion governing DC and AC motors. Performance characteristics of various DC and AC Motor Designs simulated using MATLAB and Simulink. Introduction to PID control and simulation of DC motors.

Complete Course Syllabus

Electric Motors

Chapters 1 and 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6