11696 - Generators and Large Drives Modulübersicht

Module Number: 11696
Module Title:Generators and Large Drives
  Generatoren und große Antriebe
Department: Faculty 3 - Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Energy Systems
Responsible Staff Member:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Möhlenkamp, Georg
Language of Teaching / Examination:English
Duration:1 semester
Frequency of Offer: Every winter semester
Credits: 6
Learning Outcome:

At the end of the module, students are able to:

  • understand the working principals and design criteria of large generators and drives,
  • analyze and evaluate the operation of generators and drives in electrical networks with conventional and renewable power generation plants
  • Basics of synchronous generator operation
  • Basics of induction generator at grid operation
  • Basics of doubly fed asynchronous generator operation
  • Requirements of transmission and distribution grids
  • Conventional power generation plants and generators
  • Renewable power plants and their respective generators
Recommended Prerequisites:
  • Fundamentals in Electrical Machines
  • Fundamentals in Power Electronics
Mandatory Prerequisites:None
Forms of Teaching and Proportion:
  • Lecture / 3 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Exercise / 1 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Self organised studies / 120 Hours
Teaching Materials and Literature:Will be given in class
Module Examination:Final Module Examination (MAP)
Assessment Mode for Module Examination:
  • Written examination, 90 minutes OR
  • Oral examination, 30 minutes
In the first lecture it will be announced, if the examination will be offered in written or oral form.
Evaluation of Module Examination:Performance Verification – graded
Limited Number of Participants:None
Part of the Study Programme:
  • Abschluss im Ausland / Elektrotechnik / keine PO
  • Bachelor (research-oriented) / Energietechnik und Energiewirtschaft / PO 2021
  • Master (research-oriented) / Energietechnik und Energiewirtschaft / PO 2021
  • Abschluss im Ausland / Power Engineering / keine PO
  • Master (research-oriented) / Power Engineering / PO 2016
  • Master (research-oriented) - Double Degree / Power Engineering / PO 2016
  • Structural Doctoral Programme / Power Engineering / PO 2021
Module Components:
  • Generators and Large Drives (lecture)
  • Generators and Large Drives (exercise)
Components to be offered in the Current Semester: