Description Electric Machinery Fundamentals continues to be one of the most highly praised texts used to introduce students to this field of electrical engineering. This edition has the following key features:
Extensive coverage of ac and dc motors and generators
Flexible chapter structure to meet different instructional needs and lengths
Selected use of MATLAB® to enhance student learning experience
More than 70% of homework problems either revised or newly added since the previous edition
Easy-to-read style accessible to students who are new to this field
Updated coverage of major topics and increased coverage of induction motors
Learning objectives have been added to the beginning of each chapter.
Flexible topic coverage allows either ac or dc materials to be covered first.
Revised problems and examples are included.
MATLAB® coverage is integrated into examples and problems, where applicable.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction to Machinery Principles
Chapter 2 Transformers
Chapter 3 AC Machinery Fundamentals
Chapter 4 Synchronous Generators
Chapter 5 Synchronous Motors
Chapter 6 Induction Motors
Chapter 7 DC Machinery Fundamentals
Chapter 8 DC Motors and Generators
Chapter 9 Single-Phase and Special-Purpose Motors
Appendix A Three-Phase Circuits
Appendix B Coil Pitch and Distributed Windings
Appendix C Salient-Pole Theory of Synchronous Machines
Appendix D Tables of Constants and Conversion Factors