6.690 Introduction to Electric Power Systems


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Electric circuit theory with application to power handling electric circuits. Modeling and behavior of electromechanical devices, including magnetic circuits, motors, and generators. Operational fundamentals of synchronous, induction and DC machinery. Interconnection of generators and motors with electric power transmission and distribution circuits. Power generation, including alternative and sustainable sources. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has 6.002, and 6.013 as prerequisites.

6.690 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by J. L. Kirtley.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Spring 2013 Subject Evaluations, 6.690 was rated 3.1 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Introduction to Electric Power Systems site or on the 6.690 Stellar site.

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