ELG2336: Electric Circuits and Machines for Mechanical Engineering  (2018) 

 

 

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Textbook: Principles and Applications of Electrical Engineering, G. Rizzoni, McGraw Hill (Any Version)
Lectures: Tuesday 13:00-14:30; Thursday 11:30-:13:00  Room: TBT333
Labs: (CBY
B302): Wednesday: 10:00-11:00; Thursday: 16:00-17:00; Friday: 8:30-9:30

 

Assessment: Test: 10%; Midterms: 20%; Labs and Project: 30%; Final Exam: 40%

Instructor: Riadh Habash (rhabash@site.uottawa.ca); Office hours: Open

 

Lab TAs

TA: Behrooz Abbas (BABBA027@uottawa.ca)

TA: Kashif Masud Awan (kawan007@uottawa.ca)

TA: Paymen Rasekh (prase086@uottawa.ca)

TA: Hamideh Ghanadian (hghan053@uottawa.ca)

TA: Hasnain Ejaz (hejaz079@uottawa.ca)

 

Correctors

Hamideh Ghanadian (hghan053@uottawa.ca)

Safwan Alfattani (salfa043@uottawa.ca)

 

Course Progressing

Part 1: Electric Circuit Theory and Analysis
January 09 Lecture: Introduction; Chapter 2: Ohm's law, KVL, KCL
January 10

Lab: Make Lab Teams (2 Students, Each): General Instructions Introductory Session Introductory 2

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

January 11 Lecture: Chapter 2: Read all Examples (2.1-2.14)
January 11 Lab: Make Lab Teams (2 Students, Each): General Instructions Introductory Session Introductory 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
January 12

Lab: Make Lab Teams (2 Students, Each): General Instructions Introductory Session Introductory 2

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh

 
January 16 Lecture: Chapter 3 (Read Examples: 3.5) Nodal and mesh analysis
January 17 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

January 18 Chapter 2 and 3; Examples: 2.1-2.14; 3.6; 3.8; 3.10; Problems: 3.7 (-0.5A, -0.5A); 3.9 (-45.53V, -48.69V, 1.31V, 491mA); 3.11 (3.75A); 3.18 (3.89V); 3.26 (8.89V)
January 18 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

January 19 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh

 
January 23 Lecture: AC Circuits
AC Waveform and AC Circuit Theory
Complex Numbers and Phasors
January 24 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

January 25

Lecture: AC Circuits

Phasors

RLC Circuit Analysis

January 25 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

January 26 Lab 1: (Simulation: Multisim and Hands-on) Experiment 1: Multisim work should be submitted and signed

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2 (Advanced: May not be needed now)

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh

 
January 30 Lecture: AC Circuits; Tutorials 1; 2 (4.54; 4.55; 4.56; 4.57;4.60)
January 31 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
February 01 Lecture: Test 1 (5 marks)
February 01 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
February 02 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh
 
February 06 Lecture: AC Power (7.1, 7.2)  Chapter 7 ; Examples: 7.1-7.11: Activity on Apparent Power; Activity on Complex Power; Activity on Power Factor 
February 07 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
February 08 Lecture: AC Power (7.1, 7.2)  Chapter 7 ; Examples: 7.1-7.11: Activity on Apparent Power; Activity on Complex Power; Activity on Power Factor
February 08 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
February 09 Lab 2: Submission of Lab Report 1; Experiment 2Introduction to Lab 2
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh
 
February 13 Lecture: AC Power (7.1, 7.2)  Chapter 7 ; Examples: 7.1-7.11: Activity on Apparent Power; Activity on Complex Power; Activity on Power Factor 
February 14 Lab: Send Your Project Proposal to your TA and Course Instructor
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian
February 15 Midterm 1 (10 marks): Chapters 2, 3, 4 (P4.56; 4.57), and 7 (Examples 7.1-7.11).
February 15

Lab: Lab: Send Your  Project Proposal   to your TA and Course Instructor

TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh, Hasnain Ejaz, Hamideh Ghanadian

February 16 Lab: Lab: Send Your Project Proposal to your TA and Course Instructor
TAs: Behrooz Abbas Zadeh, Kashif Masud Awan, Paymen Rasekh

2018 Project Theme: Build-it-Yourself Using Arduino or Raspberry Pi (Open-ended):  15 marks Plus

Build Applications for Smart Things

Homes, Cars, Parking, etc.

Some Resources:

Arduino Vs. Raspberry Pi: Which Is The Right DIY Platform For You?

Controlling DC Motors Using Python With a Raspberry Pi

 

MakerSpace

Learn Circuit Theory Online

See Examples of Student Projects at

Part 2: Electric Machines
February 27 Engineering Design: Important Instruction for Projects
February 27 Chapter 18 (Magnetic Circuits): 18.1; 18.2; 18.5; Examples: 18.2; 18.3; 18.4; 18.7 
February 28 Experiment 3
March 01 Tutorial on Magnetic Circuits
March 01 Experiment 3
March 02 Experiment 3
   
March 06 DC Machines: Read Examples 19.1-19.7 Armature reaction; Basic DC motor construction; Fundamental DC motor; The DC motor; Series motor; Shunt motor; Example 19.6; Example 19.7; Example 19.8.
March 07 Experiment 3
March 08 Tutorial on DC Machines
March 08 Experiment 3
March 09 Experiment 3
   
March 13 Test 2: Magnetic Circuits and DC Machines
March 14 Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.
Mach 15 AC Three Phase System: Star and Delta Configuration
March 15 Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.
March 16

Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.

   
March 20 AC Synchronous Machines: Chapter 19 (19.5-19.6) (Examples 19.10-19.11): The AC Generator; Synchronous motors
March 21 Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.
March 22 Induction Machines: Chapter 19  (19.8):  Induction Machines Ch17; Induction motor slip; Stator field; The wound rotor motor; Torque of induction motor; Induction Machines Ch17    Electric Utility     Ch18
March 22 Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.
Mach 23 Lab: Project Work and Submission of Exp 3 Report.
   
March 27 Induction Machines: Chapter 19  (19.8):  Induction Machines Ch17; Induction motor slip; Stator field; The wound rotor motor; Torque of induction motor; Induction Machines Ch17    Electric Utility     Ch18
March 28 Lab: Project Work
March 29 Midterm 2: Examples 19.6; 19.7; 19.8; 19.10; 19.11; 19.12; 19.13. See the Tutorial
March 29 Lab: Project Work
March 30 Lab: Project Work
   
  Chapter 20 (20.1, 20.2, 20.4, 20.5) (No Examples); Motor Selection Criteria (Problem 20.30)  Special Motors;  
  Project Demonstration to your TA: Solidworks; Multisim; Specifications, etc. (5 marks)
  Project Demonstration to your TA: Solidworks; Multisim; Specifications, etc. (5 marks)
  Midterm 2 (10 marks) (Print out the 2 sheets; bring with you in order to answer the questions given during the midterm.
 

Presenting Project Poster in Digital Format (Upload to Blackboard): Present your project design in terms of Solidworks/Multisim and drawings. Minimize text content! Be artistic! (10 marks)
The poster must be in vertical format.
Each poster must consist of a single page.  Download the template


It is recommended to create the poster in PowerPoint (in .ppt or .pptx format).
To send the poster, you must first convert it into JPEG (.jpg) format.

Please try to limit the size of the JPEG file to no larger than 2Mb.

  Final Exam
  utorial: SIMULINK) (Solution)