Alternators - construction, principle and types - armature reaction - load characteristics - predetermination of regulation - two reaction theory – parallel operation


Synchronous motors - construction, principle and types - starting methods - phasor diagrams -V and inverted V curves - Hunting


Poly phase Induction motors- construction, principle and types - equivalent circuit - circle diagram - starting and speed control - induction generators


Single phase induction motors - construction, principle and types - double revolving field theory - equivalent circuit


Permanent magnet brushless motors - construction, principle and types - phasor diagram, Torque Equation.



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