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Prerequisites: "C-" or better in ECE 3510 AND Full Major status in (Electrical Engineering OR Computer Engineering).
Meets with ECE 6670. Principles of operation, mathematical models, and control techniques for electric motors. Types of motors include brush DC motors, stepper motors, brushless DC motors, synchronous motors and induction motors. Topics covered: steady-state and dynamic characteristics, torque limits and field weakening operation, characteristics under voltage and current sources, open-loop and closed-loop control of position and velocity, and field-oriented operation for AC motors.