370.037 Seminar on electrical machines
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, SE, 3.0h, 4.5EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.5
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Blended Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to perform the fundamental tasks concerning design and dimensioning of DC and poly-phase AC machines. This includes main dimensions, operational parameters as well as efficiency.

Subject of course

Design criteria for electrical machines and transformers, constructional configuration, computation methods for the various machine types, determination of main dimensions and substantial characteristics. Practical calculation and design of DC machines, synchronous machines and asynchronous machines.

Teaching methods

Calculating exercises - design procedure.

Discussion of case studies - existing machines.

Mode of examination


Additional information

  • Lecture notes and screencasts will be provided during the semester months.
Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

Final presentation


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.10.2023 00:00 31.10.2023 23:00



Lecture notes during the course.

Preceding courses