ME 2205 ELECTRICAL DRIVES AND CONTROL Syllabus for Mechanical Third(3rd) Semester - Anna University


ME 2205                     ELECTRICAL DRIVES AND CONTROL                         L T  P  C
(Common to Mechanical, Production &Technology Faculty)         3 0 0 3

OBJECTIVES
·    To understand the basic concepts of different types of electrical machines and their performance.
·    To study the different methods of starting D.C motors and induction motors.
·    To study the conventional and solid-state drives

UNIT I             INTRODUCTION                                                                                       8
Basic Elements Types of Electric Drives factors influencing the choice of electrical drives heating and cooling curves Loading conditions and classes of duty Selection of power rating for drive motors with regard to thermal overloading and Load variation factors

UNIT II            DRIVE MOTOR CHARACTERISTICS                                                      9
Mechanical characteristics Speed-Torque characteristics of various types of load and drive motors Braking of Electrical motors DC motors: Shunt, series and compound - single phase and three phase induction motors.

UNIT III           STARTING METHODS                                                                             8
Types of D.C Motor starters Typical control circuits for shunt and series motors – Three phase squirrel cage and slip ring induction motors.


UNIT IV          CONVENTIONAL AND SOLID STATE SPEED CONTROL OF D.C.
DRIVES                                                                                                     10
Speed control of DC series and shunt motors Armature and field control, Ward- Leonard control system - Using controlled rectifiers and DC choppers applications.

UNIT V           CONVENTIONAL AND SOLID STATE SPEED CONTROL
OF A.C. DRIVES                                                                                      10
Speed control of three phase induction motor Voltage control, voltage / frequency control, slip power recovery scheme Using inverters and AC voltage regulators – applications.

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS



TEXT BOOKS
1.  Vedam Subrahmaniam, Electric Drives (concepts and applications)”, Tata McGraw- Hill, 2001
2.   Nagrath .I.J. & Kothari .D.P, Electrical Machines, Tata McGraw-Hill, 1998


REFERENCES
1.   Pillai.S.K A first course on Electric drives, Wiley Eastern Limited, 1998
2.   M.D.Singh, K.B.Khanchandani, Power Electronics, Tata McGraw-Hill, 1998
3 H.Partab, Art and Science and Utilisation of electrical energy, Dhanpat Rai and
Sons, 1994










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