Modern Electric Traction by M. A. Chaudhari, S. M. Chaudhari
It gives us a great pleasure to present this book of Modern Electric Traction to Final Year Students. This book is written as per the revised syllabus of MSBTE, 'G' Scheme. This subject is newly introduced in ‘G’ scheme for Electrical Engineering branch. The subject is split in six chapters. The prerequisite of this subject is Utilization of Electrical Energy in which students got some basic principles of “Electric Traction”.
In this subject of “Modern Electric Traction” the students will get a deep study of modern traction work, Electric supply for traction work, different locomotives, Electric equipments in overhead feeding line, sub-stations, remote controlling systems, current collecting systems to locomotive, old and modern signaling systems, train lighting and protective systems at all stages and importance of maintenance of the equipments. Different motors used as drives such as D.C. motors, induction motors and Linear induction motors, their actions, characteristic features and suitability for locomotives.
Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for Electrical Diploma students.
Table of Contents:
1. Power Supply Arrangements
2. Overhead And Current Collecting Equipments
3. Signaling And Train Lighting
4. Electric Locomotives
5. Protection And Maintenance Of Electric Locomotive
6. Modern Trends In Electric Traction
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