CRN# 22679 ECET 211 Electric Machines and Controls
3:00-4:15 PM, Monday & Wednesday in Room KT G49

Spring 2017

Paul I. Lin,
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology
Professional Engieer (States of IN and CA)

 

Class Materials/Activities
Date
January 9, 2017
* Grading Policy: Three Exams - 30%, Quizzes - 30%, Course Project - 10%, Final Exam - 25%, Class Participation/Engagement - 5%

Week 1: Jan. 9 - Intro to the course, Review of Basic Electric Circuits; Jan. 11 - Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution; Video Demo; Hw 1
Week 2: Jan. 16 (No class), Jan. 18. Ch 1. Electrical Safety
Week 3: Jan. 23 - Ch2. Understadning Electrical Drawings: Part 1. Symbols, Abbreviations, and Ladder Diagam. 
Week 4: Jan. 30, Ch 2. Part 1 & Part 2; Feb1. Ch 2 Part 3 & Part 4 (Quiz 1)
Week 5: Feb. 6 Ch 2 Part 4 & 5; Feb. 8 Ch 3
Week 6: Feb. 13 Ch 3; Feb. 15 - Exam 1
Week 7: Feb. 20/22 - Ch 4
Exam & Quiz Announcement * Quiz 2 - Scheduled on March 1, from 3:45 pm-4:15 pm (Closed books/notes); covers Text book.
Exam 1 - Scheduled on Feb. 13 (originally scheduled on Feb. 8) - 50 minutes; covers Ch 1, Ch 2, and Part 1 of Ch. 3.
Quiz 1 scheduled on Feb. 1, from 3:45pm to 4:15 pm (Closed books/notes); covers Text book. Ch 1, Ch 2 (part 1); Lecture notes, and Hw 1. Total 16 questions, 4 points per question.
Homework Assignments
Hw 3: Ch 4 Sensors an Actuators
Hw 2: Ch 1 & Ch 2 Review questions, Jan. 25 to Feb 2
Hw 1: Review of Basic Electric Circuits, Hw period Jan. 18 to 25, No Turn-in is required; we will review the questions and answe; and use similar questions in Quiz 1.

Reading Assignments:

Read Ch 3

Lab Demos & Illustration Activities 

1. Electric power/energy conversion video & demo: Hydroelectric power, Tennessee Valley Authority: How Power Electricpower Works, Pump Storage Plant, Coal-Fire Power Plant
2. I&M Power Company eductional activities, https://www.indianamichiganpower.com/info/educational/
** Fundamentals of Electricity: I&M (Generation, Delivery, Rates & Calculations, Basics, Safety, Circtuit):
** The Anatomy of an Electric System, 23 minute video,https://www.indianamichiganpower.com/safety/HowElectricityWorks/Anatomy.aspx
** Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) Rates, http://www.in.gov/oucc/2680.htm
3. Arc Flash Safety - Salisbury by Honeywell , 28:32 minutes video,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZ69r-x-xSM
* Video Demos from the book "Intro to Mechatronics and Measurement Systems," 4th Edition
** OTIS Elevator
Other Tools MATLAB, www.mathworks.com
National Instrument's Multisim, http://www.ni.com/multisim/
The Engineering ToolBox, http://engineeringtoolbox.com
*GNU Octave (Open Source, similar to MATLAB), http://www.gnu.org/software/octave/
*Scilab (http://www.scilab.org/), Open source software for numerical computation
References Plant Engineering Magazine, http://www.plantengineering.com/magazine.html
Energy Storage System Project, Sandia National Laboratories
Lessons Learned from the Development of a 270 MegaWatts Compressed Energy Storage Project in Midwest ISO, Jan. 2012,
SAND2012-0388.
Basic Electrical Laws & Circuit Theory
* Circuit*Magnetic.com
* Ohm's law calculator

Electrical Standards, Safety and Codes

* International Systems of Units, National Institute of Standards and Technology
* National Electrical Codes (NFPA)
* Electrical Safety: Safety and Health for Electrical Trade Student Manual
* U.S. Dept. of Labor, OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Administration): Electrical Safety & Standards
Software
*MATLAB from Mathworks, http://www.mathworks.com/
*GNU Octave (Open Source, similar to MATLAB), http://www.gnu.org/software/octave/
*Scilab (http://www.scilab.org/), Open source software for numerical computation
Online Calculator
MARTINDALES's Electrical/Electronics Calculators
Motor, Indutrial & Power Systems
* GE Industrial Systems
* Electric Motor: TECO Induction Motor, Baldor Electric Co
* Power Factor Correction: GALCO Industrial Electronic - ABB Control, Power Capcitors Limited, Cos Phi Inc, Power Systems & Control Inc (Synchronous Condensor), LM Photonics Ltd (Power Factor Correction Calculation)
* Electrical Power System: Belyea Company, Bowers Generator Systems, AC PowerPAC,
Transformers:
* Power transformers, Step-up transformers, Step-down transformers, Auto transformers, Current transformers, Rckwell-Automation CT, Potential (Volatge) transformers, ABB Instrument transformers, Control transformers,
Isolation transformers

 

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