Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
The module covers DC to DC converters with transformer isolation, sizing components in converters, small-signal converter modelling, magnetic design, DC and induction motors, and variable speed drives.
1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week, 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering
Period of presentation
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