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Electric Machinery Fundamentals

© 2012
by Stephen Chapman

5th Edition 704 Pages Hardback
9780073529547 0073529540
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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

2 Transformers

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 Edition

Updated 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.

Companion Website includes COSMOS the Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization System, an online tool that will help professors easily build assignments.

Retained Features

Flexible 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.

Comprehensive Coverage includes topics not found in other texts (Chapter 3-Solid State Power, Chapter 5-Synchronous generators, and practical details of machinery use).

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