2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    Jul 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda)

ECE-GY 6683 Electric Drives

3 Credits
Reduction of load performance characteristics to the motor shaft. Electromechanical energy conversion. Acceleration and deceleration time. Construction of load diagram. Choice of motor type and size for different duty cycles. Four quadrant operation. Basics  of Direct-Current and Induction motor drives. Permanent magnet and synchronous drives. Electrical braking. Conventional and modern speed control of DC and AC drives. Also included are many worked examples taken from practical electric drive systems.

Prerequisite(s): Graduate status and ECE-UY 3824  or equivalent.
Weekly Lecture Hours: 3 | Weekly Lab Hours: 0 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0