227-0004-10L  Networks and Circuits Laboratory

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersJ. W. Kolar
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentOnly for Electrical Engineering and Information Technology BSc.



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
227-0004-10 PNetzwerke und Schaltungen Praktikum1 hrs
Mon13:15-17:00ETZ C 99 »
Fri13:15-17:00ETZ C 99 »
J. W. Kolar

Catalogue data

AbstractConcepts from the lectures "Networks and Circuits I and II" explored through experiments, with inductive energy transmission systems (equivalent circuit parameters, transmission characteristics, resonance compensation, high-voltage generation) and photovoltaics (solar module characteristics, power flow adjustment with DC-DC converters, electro-mechanical energy conversion) used as examples.
ObjectiveThe core topics of the course "Networks and Circuits I and II" are reviewed in practice, through experiments, in a modern laboratory environment. Furthermore, through the illustrative experiments in the fields of inductive power transfer and photovoltaics, a methodical experimental approach, the use of modern measurement equipment, and proper documentation skills are all learned.
ContentThe "Networks and Circuits Laboratory" covers core topics presented in the lectures and exercises of the courses "Networks and Circuits I and II" through experiments. These topics are demonstrated in practice within the context of selected real-world industrial applications:

- Inductive power transfer (topics: parameters of equivalent circuits, transmission characteristics, resonance compensation, and high-voltage generation); and
- Photovoltaics (topics: characteristics and power performance of a solar module, power flow and/or operating point adjustment with power electronic converters, electro-mechanical energy conversion).

In each experiment, after measuring and observing components and subsystems of the above, the structuring and overall function of the system is discussed, in order to promote higher-level abstract reasoning and synthesis skills in addition to analysis skills. Further important goals of this Laboratory Course are familiarisation with modern measuring equipment, and highlighting the importance of planning, executing, and documenting experiments and measurements in a thorough and methodical fashion.
Lecture notesInstruction manual
LiteratureLectures documents Networks and Circuits I and II
Prerequisites / NoticeNetworks and Circuits I and II

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1 credit
ExaminersJ. W. Kolar
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

 
Main linkPower Electronic Systems Laboratory: Praktika
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Groups

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Restrictions

PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupElectrical Engin. + Information Technology BSc (228000)

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ProgrammeSectionType
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology BachelorFirst Year Compulsory Laboratory CoursesOInformation