Electric Machinery Fundamentals
continues to be a best-selling machinery text due to its accessible, student-friendly coverage of the important topics in the field.
In the fifth edition, the use of MATLAB® continues to be incorporated in examples and problems, where applicable. The targeted and thought-provoking problems you've come to appreciate have been retained in this edition.
Chapman continues to share his up-to-date knowledge and experiences in the field in an engaging and understandable style.
1 Introduction to Machinery Principles
3 AC Machinery Fundamentals
4 Synchronous Generators
5 Synchronous Motors
6 Induction Motors
7 DC Machinery Fundamentals
8 DC Motors and Generators
9 Single-Phase and Special-Purpose Motors
Appendix A Three-Phase Circuits
Appendix B Coil Pitch and Distributed Windings
Appendix C Salient-Pole Theory of Synchronous Machines
Appendix D Tables of Contents and Conversion Factors
New to this EditionUpdated Coverage
of major topics and increased coverage of induction motors in this edition.
Revised Problems and Examples
are included in the fifth edition.
More Student-Friendly Style
Learning objectives have been added to each chapter.
the Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization System, an online tool that will help professors easily build assignments.Retained FeaturesFlexible Topic Coverage
allows either AC or DC materials to be covered first (AC-Chapters 3-6; DC-Chapters 7 and 8).
MATLAB® is Used Throughout
and is incorporated in examples, sample problems, and homework problems.
includes topics not found in other texts (Chapter 3-Solid State Power, Chapter 5-Synchronous generators, and practical details of machinery use).