ENEL280-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Principles of Electrical Systems

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020

Description

Magnetic circuits and materials. Phasor analysis of single and three phase power. Transformers. Principles of electrical generation and distribution systems, synchronous and induction machines. DC machines. Motor control.

Learning Outcomes

1) Understand and analyse single and three phase power circuits.
2) Understand magnetic fields, with particular reference to energy conversion applications.
3) Be familiar with the properties of different materials in magnetic fields.
4) Understand and analyse a range of applications involving these principles and materials.
5) Obtain some familiarity with electrical machine major components.
6) Be introduced to the design principles associated with dc and ac machines.
7) Be familiar with fundamental machine performance characteristics.
8) Have performed some dc and ac machine performance calculations.

Pre-requisites

Subject to the approval of the Dean of Engineering and Forestry

Restrictions

ENEL204

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 10:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 031 Lecture Theatre (17/2-16/3)
- (23/3, 20/4, 4/5-25/5)
17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 26 Apr
4 May - 31 May
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 14:00 - 15:00 Ernest Rutherford 140 (19/2-18/3)
- (25/3, 22/4-27/5)
17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 031 Lecture Theatre (20/2-19/3)
- (23/4-28/5)
17 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 16:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab (17/3)
- (24/3, 21/4-12/5)
16 Mar - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 17 May
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 17 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 18:00 - 19:30 4 May - 10 May

Course Coordinator

Alan Wood

Lecturer

Paul Gaynor

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Test 1 45%
Labs 15%
Final Exam 40%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $975.00

International fee $5,500.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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