Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Electro magnetic circuits; 2. Single-phase transformers; 3. Three-phase transformers; 4. DC generator; 5. DC motors; 6. Synchronous generators or alternators; 7. Parallel operation of alternators; 8. Synchronous motors; 9. Three-phase induction motors; 10. Starting methods of speed control of three-phase induction motors; 11. Single-phase motors; 12. Special purpose machines; Open book questions; Index.
Offers key concepts of electrical machines embedded with solved examples, review questions, illustrations and open book questions.
S. K. Sahdev is Associate Dean at the Faculty of Technology and Science at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar. He has more than thirty-five years of teaching experience. In addition, he has helped industrial units set-up electrical laboratories for testing and developing their products. He has authored six books. His areas of interest include electrical machines, electric drives and power electronics.