[ 289ELTREMAV20 ] VL Electric Machines and Drive Electronics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year (*)Informationselektronik Wolfgang Gruber 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Electronics and Information Technology (ELIT) 2023W
Objectives Magnetic material properties in the design process of electro-magnetic actuators. The electro-magnetic energy conversion process.
Subject Magnetic circuit:

  • Magnetic material properties in the design process of electro-magnetic actuators
  • The electro-magnetic energy conversion process


  • Machine types and constructions
  • Magnetic fields inside the machine and basic calculations
  • Operating performance
  • Electronics

Rotating field machines:

  • General introduction (three phase system, winding factors, etc.)
  • Derivation of the basic equations for induction and synchronous machines
  • Operating performance and particularities of induction and synchronous machines
  • Electronics
Criteria for evaluation Written exam
Methods Presentation following a script
Language (*)Deutsch, im Bedarfsfall Englisch
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence