Basics of Electrical Engineering Syllabus S1&S2 2015-16

Course No. : EE100
L-T-P-Credits : 2-1-0-3

Course Objectives

To impart a basic knowledge in Electrical Engineering with an understanding of fundamental concepts.  


Elementary concepts of electric circuits, Kirchhoff’s laws, constant voltage and current sources, Matrix representation; Magnetic circuits, energy stored in magnetic circuits,  Electromagnetic induction, Alternating current fundamentals; AC Circuits, Phasor representation of alternating quantities- rectangular, polar and exponential forms; Three phase systems, star and delta connection; Generation of power, Power transmission and distribution;  Transformers, Electric Machines- D.C.

Machines, AC Motors; Tariff, Wiring systems, Lamps.

Expected outcome

The course will enable the students to gain preliminary knowledge in basic concepts of Electrical Engineering.

References Books:

      Bhattacharya, S. K., Basic Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pearson
      Bird, J., Electrical Circuit Theory and Technology, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
      Del Toro, V., Electrical Engineering Fundamentals, Prentice Hall of India. 
      Hayt, W. H., Kemmerly, J. E., and Durbin, S. M., Engineering Circuit Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill
      Hughes, Electrical and Electronic Technology, Pearson Education
      Mehta, V. K. and Mehta, R., Basic Electrical Engineering, S. Chand Publishing
      Parker and Smith, Problems in Electrical Engineering, CBS Publishers and Distributors
      Sudhakar and Syam Mohan, Circuits and Networks Analysis and Synthesis, Tata McGraw Hill

      Suresh Kumar, K. S, Electric Circuits and Networks, Pearson Education

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