EEP433 Automated Electrical Drive

Code EEP433
Name Automated Electrical Drive
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Power and Electrical Engineering
Faculty Department of Industrial Electronics and Electrical Technologies
Academic staff Jānis Valeinis, Anastasija Žiravecka
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Electrical drives and automation by usage of the DC, AC induction and synchronous type motors. Tracking drives, programmable, adaptive and self-organizing systems. Electric magnets, electric-magnetic clutches. Choice of the motors and its protection. Reliability of the systems..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The aim of the subject is to study modern systems of adjustable electric drives and main principles of their control. To master in details drive systems and control systems, modeling processes with the help of computer. To study how to select motors and calculate the parameters of regulators. To investigate features of the drives operation under different loading conditions.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
The students are able to calculate and select motors necessary for particular regimes of defined loading conditions. - Assigned home tasks. Passed an exam
The students are able to calculate parameters of regulators for the control systems. - The students complete and defend virtual laboratory works. Passed an exam
The students are able to select and develop a model of drive systems and their control systems . - Developed computer model and assigned tasks on the basis of these models. Passed an exam
Course prerequisites Basics of electrical drive and regulation theory

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