Electrical Machines


This module focuses on the analysis, design and evaluation of electrical machines and all ancillary equipment including generators (AC/DC) and Motors (AC/DC) including VSDs. Students will learn how to select and size various electrical machines for mechanical engineering applications.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand, analyse and create performance characteristics for different electrical machines (Motors and Generators).

  2. Evaluate the performance and efficiency  electrical machines  including generators and drive systems.

  3. Design and Select Ac and DC machines (motors and generators) for design applications.

  4. Design and Select AC and DC ancillary equipment for design applications.

% Coursework 40%
% Final Exam 60%