Total Credits: 15
Level: Level 4
Target Students: Students studying part-time MSc in Power Electronics, Machines and Drives; students on EM-STEPS European Masters.
|Spring||Assessed by end of Spring Semester|
Prerequisites: Knowledge of Electrical Power Engineering and Power Electronics
|H64ADP||Advanced AC Drives with Project|
|H64ADL||Advanced AC Drives with Laboratory|
Summary of Content: This module provides students with an understanding of the technologies used in wind power systems. It investigates the operation of wind generators and of wind farms and the current developments in electrical engineering for wind power. The module covers:
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Lecture||6 weeks||1 per week||4 hours|
Method of Assessment:
|Exam 1||67||2 hour exam|
|Assignment||33||5000 words - Design & Research|
Dr A Williams
Education Aims: This module aims to give an understanding of the electrical engineering technologies used in modern wind generators and wind farms. It will enable design and analysis of such systems.
At the end of the module students will be able to:
Offering School: Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
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