Electric Generators

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Software labs

Experiments are performed using a variety of models in Matlab/Simulink.

Lab 1: Introduction to Simulink with an RL circuit (Problem 1.2)

Lab 2: Wind power generation (Problems 1.3 and 1.4)

Lab 3: DC generator (Problem 2.4)

Lab 4: Self-excited DC generator (Problem 2.6)

Lab 5: Single-phase AC power (Problem 3.1)

Lab 6: Permanent-magnet synchronous generator (Problem 4.3)

Lab 7: Squirrel-cage induction generator (Problem 5.4)

Lab 8: Self-excited induction generator (Problem 5.5)

Lab 9: Wound-field synchronous generator (Problem 6.4)

Lab 10: Control of three-phase inverter (Problem 7.1)

Lab 11: Doubly-fed induction generator (Problem 8.1)

Lab 12: Dynamics of a wound-field synchronous generator (Problems 9.1 and 9.2)

Simulink tutorial using Lab 1 (intro1.mp4) (intro2.mp4) (intro3.mp4)

Simulation models

Blank simulation model: blank.mdl

Collection of Simulink blocks to simulate electric generators: generator_blocks.mdl

Wind turbine simulation: wind_turbine.mdl. Wind data file: wind.mat

Free reference for basics of systems and control

Textbook: Foundations of Control Engineering, available at: https://www.ece.utah.edu/~bodson/ifs/

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