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Introduction to Power Systems (ECE 3304)

Course Overview

Electric power and energy are cornerstones of modern industrial societies. This course covers basic concepts of AC systems, single-phase and three-phase networks, electric power generation, transformers, transmission lines, synchronous and induction machines, DC machines, power flow analysis and power flow solvers.


  • Stephen J. Chapman, Electric Machinery and Power System Fundamentals, McGraw-Hill, 2002