B.E. Electrical Engineering:Industrial Electronics

Thapar University
In Patiala

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Important information

Typology Bachelor
Location Patiala
Duration 4 Years
  • Bachelor
  • Patiala
  • Duration:
    4 Years


Where and when

Starts Location
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Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Starts On request
Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Course programme

First Year: Semester I

Mathematics I
Engineering graphics
Computer Programming
Solid Mechanics
Communication Skills

First Year: Semester-II

Mathematics II
Manufacturing Process
Electrical and Electronic Science
Organizational Behavior

Second Year- Semester - I

Semiconductor Devices
Measurement Science and Techniques
Digital Electronic Circuits
Circuit Theory
Electromechanical Energy conversion
Electromagnetic Fields
Human Values, Ethics and IPR

Second Year- Semester – II

Numerical and Statistical Methods
Fluid Mechanics
Power Generation and Economics
Analog Electronic Circuits
Electrical and Electronic Measurements
Transmission and Distribution of Power
Environmental Studies

Third Year- Semester – I

Power Electronics
Asynchronous Machines
Switch gear and Protection
Optimization Techniques
Engineering Economics
Summer Training (6 Weeks after 2nd year during summer vacation)

Third Year- Semester – II

Total Quality Management
Control Systems
Synchronous Machines
Power System Analysis
Flexible AC Transmission Systems

Fourth Year- Semester – I

High Voltage Engineering
Operation and Control of Power Systems
Electric Drives
Intelligent Algorithms in Power Systems

Fourth Year- Semester – II

Project Semester
Industrial Training

Industrial Electronics

Conventional dc and ac Traction: Electric traction services, Nature of traction load : coefficient of adhesion, load sharing between traction motors. Main line and suburban train configurations, Calculation of traction drive rating and energy consumption. Important features of traction drives, Conventional DC and AC traction drives. Diesel Electric Traction.

Static converters for Traction: Semi conductor converter controlled drive for ac traction, semiconductor chopper controlled dc traction

Illumination: Nature of light, basic laws of illumination. Light sources and their characteristics: Light production by excitation and ionization, Incandescence and Fluorescence. Different types of lamps, their construction, operation and characteristics, applications. Latest light sources. Design of Illumination Systems Electric Heating: - Advantages of electric heating, Resistance heating, Temperature control of furnaces, Induction and Dielectric heating.

Power Supplies: Performance parameters of power supplies, comparison of rectifier circuits, filters, regulated power supplies, switching regulators, switch mode converter. Power Factor Control: Static reactive power compensation, Shunt reactive power compensator, application of static SCR Controlled shunt compensators for load compensation, Power Factor improvement and harmonic control of converter fed systems, methods employing natural and forced commutation schemes, methods of implementation of forced commutation.

Motor Control: Voltage control at constant frequency, PWM control, synchronous tap changer, phase control of DC motor, servomechanism, PLL control of a DC motor.

Laboratory: Performance parameter of various power converters, Sequence control of AC-AC power converter, Comparison of AC-DC converters with and without filters, Four quadrant AC and DC drive, Project on illumination, Simulation of Power converters using Matlab

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