Electric machines by PS Bimbhra is a complete guide for engineering students that consists of revised and updated version of handling of transformers and other familiar types of rotating electrical machines. Each chapter starts with basic elementary concepts and is presented in a simple and understandable manner. It also covers transformers, D.C. Machines and 3-phase synchronous and induction machines.
Book Name – Electric Machines by PS Bimbhra
Author – PS Bimbhra
Publisher – Khanna Book Publishing
Language – English
Paperback – 492 Pages
The book also tells us that all electrical machines work on fundamental principles. There is a detailed separate chapter on electromechanical-energy-conversion principles and D.C. /A.C. The book also talks about power diodes, power transistors, thyristors and other related topics.
The book has an adequate number of unanswered problems with solutions and theoretical questions to check the student’s understanding of the topics covered. Electrical Machinery will serve as a course book during their educational career and as a reference book throughout their professional career.
This book is suitable as a textbook for undergraduate courses in electric machines. Subject matter in each chapter in so developed from basic principles that an average student can understand it easily. Since the text is written in simple language, this book would be found suitable even for diploma students and AMIE candidates. GATE and UPSC candidates would also find the book quite useful.
Chapter 1: Transformer
Chapter 2: Electromechanical Energy Conversion Principles
Chapter 3: Basic Concepts of Rotating Electric Machines
Chapter 4: D.C. Machines
Chapter 5: Synchronous Machines
Chapter 6: Three Phase Induction Motors
Chapter 7: Single Phase Motors
Chapter 8: Special Machines