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Course Postgraduate
Semester Sem. I
Subject Code AVP613
Subject Title Control of AC Motor Drives


DC-AC Converters for control of AC Drives: Voltage Source Inverters, square wave operation, harmonic analysis, pulse width modulation (PWM) techniques, Space Vector PWM, Multilevel Inverters, Current Source Inverters.

Induction Motor Drives: Modelingof Induction Motors, Reference frame theory, speed-torque characteristics, Scalar control of Induction Motors, closed-loop operation, Vector control and field orientation, sensor-less control, flux observers, Direct torque and flux control.

Control of Synchronous Motors, Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors, Vector control of Synchronous motor.

Applications: Electric vehicles, Drives for space systems

Text Books

1.Paul C Krause, Oleg Wasynczuk, Scott D Sudhoff, Analysis of Electric Machinery and Drive System, Wiley Inter-science.

2.Leonhard W., Control of Electrical Drives, Springer-Verlag, 1985.

3.Mohan, Undeland and Robbins, Power Electronics: Converters, Application and Design, John Wiley and Sons, 1989.

4.Krishnan. R., Electric Motor drives: Modelling, Analysis and Control, Prentice Hall, March 2001.

5.B.K.Bose, Power Electronics and AC Drives, Prentice Hall.

6.Bin Wu, High Power Converters and AC Drives, IEEE Press.