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EENG 311 Electrical machines: Reading list

EENG 311 Electrical machines


Department: BSc Electro-Mechanical Engineering
Module Description: This module introduces students to the fundamental concepts and principles of operation of various types of electrical machines.  To equip the students with basic experimental and modelling skills for handling problems associated with electrical machines. To develop an appreciation of design and operational problems in the electrical power industry.

Module text(s)

  • Chapman, S. J. (2002). Electric machinery and power system fundamentals. International edn. Boston, Mass.: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company.
  • Fitzgerald, A. E., Kingsley, C. and Umans, S. D. (2013). Electric machinery. 7th edn. New York: McGraw-Hill Higher Education.

Recommended readings 

  • O'Kelly, D. (1992). Performance and control of electrical machines.  London: McGraw-Hill Book Company.
  • Karsai, K., Kerényi D and Kiss László (1987). Large power transformers. Amsterdam: Elsevier.
  • Hubert, C. I. (2002). Electric machines : theory, operation, applications, adjustment, and control. 2nd edn. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Zorbas, D. (2015). Electric machines : principles, applications, and control schematics. 2nd edn. Australia: Cengage Learning.

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