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E C E 377: Fundamentals of Electrical and Electro-mechanical Power Conversion

  • Catalog Description:
    Fundamentals of electromagnetic induction and application to transformers and induction heating; Lorentz forces with a focus on the operation and control of DC and AC motors and linear actuators; electrical power conversion using power electronics for motor drives and direct power converters. Includes five laboratory sessions.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Math 234, familiarity with ordinary differential equations, Physics 202 & ECE 376
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