ISBN 9780070701991,Electric Drives

Electric Drives



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780070701991

ISBN-10 0070701997


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 730 Pages
Language (English)

Electrical engineering

The text provides exhaustive and comparative study of all the electric drives, including conventional and those fed from static converters. The technical problems, utility and industrial applications of various drives are treated at appropriate places. The solved examples and practice questions spread throughout the text help better understanding and mastering the concepts. Salient Features New topics on `Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor, Brushless Motors, Current Source Inverter Control, Voltage Source Inverter Control In depth coverage of Thyristor Power Converters and Drives employing these converters Highlights closed loop control and dynamics of electric drives Detailed discussion on industrial applications, utility and technical problems of electric drives Comparative analysis of various drives along with the relevant discussion Application of Microprocessor in electric drives presented in separate chapter Pedagogy: Solved examples: 65 Review questions: 190 Objective type questions: 115 TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 1. Characteristics of Electric Motors 2. Dynamics of Electric Drives 3. Converters for Feeding Electric Motors 4. Control of Electric Motors 5. Rating and Heating of Motors 6. Control Techniques for Electrical Drives 7. Drives for Specific c Applications 8. Microprocessors and Control of Electrical Drives

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