ERIC Number: ED083384
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Training Course for Power Operating Personnel. Lesson No. 6: Alternating-Current Generator Excitation.
Department of the Interior, Denver, CO. Engineering and Research Center.
Subjects covered in this text are controlling the hydroelectric generator, generator excitation, basic principles of direct current generation, direction of current flow, basic alternating current generator, alternating and direct current voltage outputs, converting alternating current to direct current, review of the basic generator and commutation, generator components, eddy currents, classification of direct current generators, generator buildup, the series generator, the shunt generator, the compound generator, commutation, armature reaction, and review of direct current generators. Thirty figures supplement the text. Forty test questions and answers are included. (MS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Denver, CO. Engineering and Research Center.
Note: Revised edition