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Electrical Machines II

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Course Unit Code410-2318/03
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated6 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle
Year of Study *Third Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
BER30Ing. Petr Bernat, Ph.D.
KAC37doc. Ing. Petr Kačor, Ph.D.
Subject electrical machines II deal with theory of rotation machines, especially of synchronous and DC mashines.
Meaning subject rests in adoption primary objective information on principles of construction and using.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Student know basic characteristic of synchronous and DC machines and applies this know-how with the view of theirs proposal, testing, diagnostics and use.
Course Contents
Basic teory of rotating mashines.
Induction mashines.
Induction motor and generator.
Induction motor, terms of use. Fusing and diagnostics.
Synchronous mashines.
Synchronous generators.
DC mashines.
DC motors and generators.
Special types of rotation mashines.

Project consists of elaboration of protocols from laboratory excercises, with values, diagrams and evaluation of results and terminal work by students of combined study.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
Hindmarsh,J.: Electrical Machines and their Applications, Oxford,1970
Petrov,G.N.: El. stroje 1 a 2, ACADEMIA 1980
Bašta J. a kol.: Teorie el. strojů, SNTL/ALFA 1968
Hindmarsh,J.: Electrical Machines and their Applications, Oxford,1970
Recommended Reading:
Pyrhönen,J., Jokinen,T. Hrabovcová,V.: Design of rotating electrical machines, John Wiley & sons, Ltd. 2008
Hrabovcová,V., Rafajdus,P.: Elektrické stroje, teória a príklady, Žilinská univerzita, 2009
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials, Experimental work in labs, Project work
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Credit and ExaminationCredit and Examination100 (100)51
        CreditCredit45 25
        ExaminationExamination55 6