Power Electronics II

ELTR2471

  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electrical Engineering Technology program. Pre-Requisites: ETHC1101, ELTR1271, ELEC2333, ELEC2313.
  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Not Available
  • Credits: 3.00

This course examines power electronic motor controller technologies and their applications. Students will study the structure and operation of power electronic soft starters and variable frequency drives (VFD’s). The performance of these technologies during the motoring and the braking of induction motors is covered. Students also learn to configure soft starter and VFD parameters, to troubleshoot common VFD faults and alarms, to size and specify VFD’s, and to commission power electronic equipment installations.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
22340 A01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 6 to Apr. 20 - Monday: 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22343 A02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
22341 X01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 8 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22342 X02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 8 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 8:50 AM
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22344 X03 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 6 to Apr. 20 - Monday: 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22345 X04 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 6 to Apr. 20 - Monday: 7:00 AM - 8:50 AM
  • Jan. 8 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM