Electric Machinery Fundamentals – Stephen Chapman – 4th Edition


Fundamentals continues to be a best-selling machinery text due to its accessible, student-friendly coverage of the important topics in the field. Chapman’s clear writing persists in being one of the top features of the .

Although not a book on , the use of MATLAB has been enhanced in the fourth edition. Chapman has also added some new , as well as many new problems have been added. Electric Machinery Fundamentals is also accompanied by a website the provides for instructors, as well as source code, MATLAB , and links to important sites for .

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to the principles of machines
Chapter 2. Transformers
Chapter 3. Introduction to power electronics
Chapter 4. Basic principles of AC machines (ac)
Chapter 5. Synchronous generators
Chapter 6. Synchronous Motors
Chapter 7. Induction Motors
Chapter 8. Fundamentals of direct current (CD) machines
Chapter 9. Direct current motors and generators
Chapter 10. Single-phase and special-purpose motors

Appendix A. Three-phase circuits
Appendix B. Coil pitch and distributed windings
Appendix C. Outboard poles theory of synchronous machines
Appendix D. Constant tables and conversion factors
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