Courses Catalogue

Electrical Machines I

COURSE CODE: ELE2101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Mechanical Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description


This   course   covers   the   basic   principles   and   electromechanical   energy   conversion

applications, generalized machine model, and the operating characteristics of DC machines;

computer-aided analysis, IEEE compliant.

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

To  give  the  students  a  fair  knowledge  on  the  working  of  various  DC  machines  & Transformers

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this course, the student should be able to:

  •     Outline the basic principles and electromechanical energy conversion of electrical machines.
  •    Assimilate and use generalized models and characteristics of DC electrical machines.
  •  Determine the most efficient utilization of DC machines

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to:

  •    Acquire problem-solving and analytical skills.
  •     Use mathematical methods to describe DC electrical machines and electromechanical energy conversion network problems and simulation.
  •    Select the most efficient utilization of DC machines.