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A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.

Module Details: POWS3601

This module is used in DT021.3.

This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.

CodePOWS3601 The unique code for this module.
NameElectrical Machines and Power ElectronicsThe name of this module.
ECTS5The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.
SchoolSchool of Control Systems and Electrical EngineeringThe School responsible for this module.
LevelHonours Degree (NQAI level 8)The level of programmes that normally use this module.
Stage3The programme stage at which this module is normally given.
Duration13 weeksThe time that this module usually lasts.
PrerequisiteCodes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.
CorequisiteCodes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.
AuthorKevin Gaughan, Joseph KearneyThe person who wrote the module descriptor.
KeywordsPower SystemsThe areas that this module is related to.
DescriptionThis module provides a foundation course on the most important ac electrical machines and power electronic conversion circuits. The module investigates the behaviour of synchronous and induction machines. Investigation of suitable electrical drives are investigated and the overall combination of drive and machine is addressed. The
module also investigates the implementation of Power factor correction.
A brief description of the module.
Revision04 Jun 2007The date of last revision of this information.
LectureHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of lectures for this module.
TutorialHrsNoneThe number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.
LabHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.
DescriptorPOWS3601.pdf (uploaded 17 Apr 2007)Full details of the module.

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