The course aims at giving a broad overview of Electrical Drive Systems. It is assumed that the students have prior exposure to Electrical Machines and Power Electronics. The control principles of various DC and AC motors using solid state converters are discussed. Principles of selection of Electric Motors are introduced. Some of the applications of Electrical Drives are also highlighted.
INTENDED AUDIENCE: Senior UG and PG students in Electrical Engg
PREREQUISITES: Electrical Machines, Power Electronics
INDUSTRY SUPPORT: 1. GE Global Research, Bangalore
2. Hitachi Hi-Rel Power Electronics Pvt Ltd, Gandhinagar
3. Amtech Electronics (India) Ltd., Gandhinagar