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Electric Motor Design using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell in Mumbai

A 3 month course covering the fundamentals of electric motors and how to design them using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell

12 weeks long course | 100% Online

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Project based learning with 2 industry level projects that learners can showcase on LinkedIn.

Learn Key Tools & Technologies MATLAB, Simulink, ANSYS Maxwell

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Syllabus

This course is full of best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry experts in the form of videos and projects

Course Overview

  • This course focuses on the basics of Electric Motor Design.
  • Students will extensively work on industry-relevant projects on the MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell.
  • After completing this course, the students will have a better understanding of the topic.
  • Also, they are exposed to the modern trends and standard practices being followed by automotive companies and electric powertrain R & D organizations.
  • All these above-mentioned criteria will strengthen their portfolio and set them apart from the others enabling them to gain better grants and scholarship opportunities for MS Admits.
  • Students can explore options in research and development, and can land that much-coveted job in top core companies.

Course Syllabus in Mumbai

On a daily basis we talk to companies in the likes of Tata Elxsi and Mahindra to fine tune our curriculum.

Week 01 - Electromagnetics

  • Basics of electromagnetics
    • Discuss basic definitions of electromagnetic theory and applications
  • Electric and magnetic fields
    • Interaction between electric and magnetic fields
    • Generation of flux
  • Electromagnetic analogies flux 
    • Current Flux linkage
    • Voltage Resistance 
    • Reluctance
  • Maxwell’s equations
    • Basic Maxwell’s equations to calculate electromagnetic forces

Week 02 - DC Motors

  • Series motor working principle
  • Shunt motor
  • Separately excited motor
    • Equivalent circuit of a separately excited DC motor
    • Calculation of back emf and torque
  • Brushless DC Motors
    • Basics of BLDC motors
    • Their back emf types and equations
  • Modeling of a DC motor
  • Basic modeling of DC motor using equivalent circuit 
  • Equations and Math assignments for calculating flux linkage and back emf for different DC Motors
  • Motor commutation
  • Discuss commutation techniques of a DC motor

Week 03 - AC Motors I - Introduction

  • Induction Motors
    • Introduction to AC motors
    • Induction motor components
    • Working principle and equivalent circuits
    • Slip, torque, and efficiency equations
  • Synchronous Motors
    • Discuss asynchronous and synchronous AC electric motors
    • Equivalent circuits
    • Reference frame transformation
  • Discuss stator and rotor reference frames with equations

Week 04 - AC Motors II - Modelling

  • Induction motor sizing
    • Sizing equations of an induction motor
    • Equivalent circuit development
  • Motor modeling using MATLAB
    • Importing equations into MATLAB/Simulink and solving equivalent circuits

Week 05 - Torque Speed Characteristics

  • Torque vs speed for different motors
    • Derive torque vs varying speeds or voltage input equations for different AC motors
  • Deriving characteristics using MATLAB
    • Expand previously developed MATLAB/Simulink model to generate torque vs speed plots

Week 06 - Industrial Applications of Motors 1

  • DC Motor applications in different industries
  • AC vs DC (Tesla vs World) Motor as a component of industrial control systems
  • Operating several motors in multi-axis motion systems
    • Discuss applications such as robotics, automation, material handling, and machine tools

Week 07 - Permanent Magnet Motors

  • Magnetic circuits
    • Magnetic circuits explanation
    • Understanding basic transformers and developing equations for flux linkage
  • Permanent Magnet motor modeling
  • Discuss basics of PM motor design equations and explain electromagnetic FEA
  • Different types of PM motors
    • Interior PM motors
    • Surface mount PM motors
  • Components of a PM motor
  • Discuss different types of possible stator slots, rotor poles, flux barriers, air gap, coils, etc

Week 08 - Reluctance Motors

  • Introduction to different types of reluctance motors
  • Synchronous Reluctance and Switched Reluctance Motors
    • Discuss torque equations and saliency ratio
  • Lumped parameter modeling
  • Discuss magnetic equivalent circuits
  • Motor losses
    • Discuss Iron, copper, and eddy current losses

Week 09 - PM assisted Synchronous Reluctance Motors

  • Design of a PMa-synRM
    • Dive into electromagnetic FEA design and simulation
    • Introduction to ANSYS modeling
    • Explain ANSYS Maxwell 2D and initiate a design model using basic tools
  • RMxprt vs Maxwell Predefined motor models vs customized 2D FEA designs

Week 10 - Finite Element Analysis using ANSYS

  • Magnetostatic analysis
    • Steady-state electromagnetic analysis and discussion
  • Transient analysis, time-varying fields, and simulation of dynamic electromagnetic FEA
  • Defining surface approximations Boundary, meshing, and approximations to successful FEA simulation
  • Post-processing tools of ANSYS Maxwell FFT, DFFT, exporting reports, plotting EMF and torque vs time

Week 11 - Electromagnetic analysis

  • Advanced FEA analysis
    • Importing CAD models
    • Defining surface approximations
    • Post-processing tools of ANSYS Maxwell
    • Optimizing slot/pole combinations
    • Cogging torque vs generated torque 

Week 12 - Interior PM Motor Design using ANSYS

  • Complete design and simulation of an IPM motor using ANSYS Maxwell 2D
  • Detailed instructions to design an interior permanent magnet-based electric motor

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

Industry Projects in Mumbai

Our projects are designed by experts in the industry to reflect industry standards. By working through our projects, Learners will gain a practical understanding of what they will take on at a larger-scale in the industry. In total, there are 2 Projects that are available in this program.

Startup behavior analysis of an induction motor

In this project, the students will simulate the startup behavior of a 5 hp 3-phase squirrel cage induction motor and analyze the motor for the free acceleration period and the transient load period.

Simulation in ANSYS Maxwell and report creation

Simulation of designed IPM motor in ANSYS Maxwell. Preparation of a report for the details observed.

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

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Learn To Build Your Own Electric Motor in Just 3 Months With Skill-Lync!

Electric motor design is one of the most important aspects of the field of electrical engineering. It is a process of designing and developing an electric motor that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy.

Skill-Lync offers an electric motor designing course that covers the topics like how does the electric motor works, electromagnetism, electric machine theory principles, electric motor designing, and modeling, industrial applications of electric motors, etc. The course is designed for electrical engineers who have some familiarity or exposure to electric machine theory.

The electrical engineering courses in Mumbai are taught using MATLAB and ANSYS Electronics (Maxwell). MATLAB is generally employed to simulate numerical models, while ANSYS is the most extensively leveraged FEA software in the design of electric machines. The skills gained through this online electrical course in Mumbai have industrial applications in the electrical, automotive, and aircraft manufacturing sectors.

The duration of the electric motor certification course is usually three months. However, you may need some more time to finish the project work. The electric motor training course fee is flexible and is available in three plans.

FAQs

Why choose an Electric Motor Design Using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell from Skill-Lync in Mumbai?

Skill-Lync offers the electric motor course online in Mumbai that covers the necessary skill set for designing and developing electric motors. The curriculum is designed by industry experts that have 12 years of extensive experience in their respective areas of expertise. 

What are the prerequisites for taking up Electric Motor Design Using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell from Skill-Lync in Mumbai?

This course does not have any prerequisites and anyone interested in electric motor design can take this up. This course will be easier to grasp for you have a background in electrical engineering.

What is the benefit of taking Skill-Lync's electric motor designing course?

Skill-Lync's electric motor designing course is designed to give you a complete understanding of the subject. The course covers topics like how the electric motor works, electromagnetism, electric machine theory principles, electric motor designing and modeling, industrial applications of electric motors, etc.

What is the program fee for the Electric Motor Design Using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell from Skill-Lync in Mumbai?

The electrical engineering course fees in Mumbai are flexible and are available in three plans. The Basic plan would provide you with 2 months of access at INR 7,000 per month for three months, the Pro plan would provide you with 4 months of access at INR 10,000 per month for three months and the Premium plan would provide you with lifetime access at INR 15,000 per month for three months.

What are the career prospects after taking Electric Motor Design Using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell from Skill-Lync in Mumbai?

After successfully completing this online electrical course in Mumbai, you can find employment in the electrical, automotive, and aircraft manufacturing sectors. You can find a job as:

  • Motor Design Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • WTG Foundation Engineer

What is the expected salary range after completing Electric Motor Design Using MATLAB and ANSYS Maxwell from Skill-Lync in Mumbai?

The average salary of a Motor Design Engineer in India is INR 5.5 lakhs per year.

Instructors profiles

Our courses are designed by leading academicians and experienced industry professionals.

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1 industry expert

Our instructors are industry experts along with a passion to teach.

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12 years in the experience range

Instructors with 12 years extensive industry experience.

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