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DC Machines and Transformers, 2/e

DC Machines and Transformers, 2/e

Vikas Publishing
  • 9788125916055
  • 552 pages
  • Paperback
  • 5.5 X 8.5 inches
  • Book 425.00


A textbook for a one‐semester course in Electric Machines for BE / B Tech students. A reference book for Polytechnic students. Comprehensive, lucid and student‐friendly in true sense, DC Machines and Transformers adopts a self‐study approach and is aimed at demystifying the subject for students who consider 'Electric Machines' too tough. This second edition has been thoroughly revised and includes a summary at the end of each chapter, many short and long answer questions taken from question papers of various universities' over the last 25 years.
DC Machines are covered in 10 chapters while Transformers are dealt with in 8 chapters.

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1. Fundamentals of Electrical Machines, 2. Constructional Features of DC Machines, 3. Methods of Excitation, 4. Armature Reaction & Commutation, 5. Load Characteristics of DC Generators, 6. Parallel Operation of DC Generators, 7. Principle of DC Motors, 8. Load Characteristics of DC Motors, 9. Control of DC Motors, 10. Losses, Efficiency and Testing of DC Machines, 11. Principle of Transformers, 12. Performance of Transformers, 13. Testing of Transformer, 14. Parallel Operation of Transformers, 15. Auto-Transformers, 16. Miscellaneous Topics on Transformers, 17. Instrument Transformers