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# EE01001-BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

L T P C
EE1001 BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING 2 0 0 2
Prerequisite
Nil

PURPOSE
This course provides comprehensive idea about circuit analysis, working principles of machines and common
measuring instruments.

INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVES
At the end of the course students will be able:
1. To understand the basic concepts of magnetic, AC & DC circuits
2. To explain the working principle, construction, applications of DC machines, AC machines & measuring
instruments.
3. To Gain knowledge about the fundamentals of wiring and earthling.

UNIT I FUNDAMENTALS OF DC CIRCUITS (6 hours)
Introduction to DC and AC circuits, Active and passive two terminal elements, Ohms law, Voltage-Current relations
for resistor, inductor, capacitor , Kirchhoff's laws, Mesh analysis, Nodal analysis, Ideal sources equivalent resistor,
current division, voltage division.

UNIT II MAGNETIC CIRCUITS (6 hours)
Introduction to magnetic circuits-Simple magnetic circuits-Faraday's laws, induced emfs and inductances.
UNIT III AC CIRCUITS (6 hours)
Sinusoids, Generation of AC, Average and RMS values, Form and peak factors, concept of phasor representation, J
operator. Analysis of R-L, R-C, R-L-C circuits. Introduction to three phase systems - types of connections, relationship
between line and phase values.

UNIT IV ELECTRICAL MACHINES & MEASURING INSTRUMENTS (6 hours)
Working principle, construction and applications of DC machines and AC machines (1 - phase transformers, single
phase induction motors: split phase, capacitor start and capacitor start & run motors). Basic principles &classification
of instruments -Moving coil and moving iron instruments.

UNIT V ELECTRICAL SAFETY, WIRING &INTRODUCTION TO POWER SYSTEM (6 hours)
Safety measures in electrical system- types of wiring- wiring accessories staircase, fluorescent lamps & corridor
wiring- Basic principles of earthing-Types of earthing- Simple layout of generation, transmission & distribution of
power.

TEXT BOOK
1. Dash.S.S, Subramani.C, Vijayakumar.K, BasicElectrical Engineering, First edition,Vijay Nicole Imprints
Pvt.Ltd,2013

REFERENCES
1. Smarajt Ghosh, Fundamentals of Electrical & Electronics Engineering,Second edition, PHI Learning, 2007.
2. Metha.V.K, Rohit Metha, Basic Electrical Engineering, Fifth edition, Chand.S & Co, 2012.
3. Kothari.D.P and Nagrath.I.J, Basic Electrical Engineering, Second edition,
Tata McGraw - Hill, 2009.
EE01001-BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING 4.
Bhattacharya.S.K, Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering, First edition, Pearson Education, 2011.

INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAM OUTCOME EVIDENCE

OBJECTIVE

(a) an ability to apply knowledge of
Cycle Test 1, Cycle Test 2,Model

To understand the basic concepts of magnetic, AC mathematics, science, and engineering

& DC circuits (e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve
Cycle Test 1, Cycle Test 2,Model

engineering problems

To explain the working principle, construction,
(a) an ability to apply knowledge of
Cycle Test 1, Cycle Test 2,Model

applications of DC machines, AC machines &

mathematics, science, and engineering

measuring instruments

To Gain knowledge about the fundamentals of
(a) an ability to apply knowledge of

wiring and earthling. Cycle Test 1, Cycle Test 2,Model

mathematics, science, and engineering

EE01001-BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Assessment Details

Cycle Test I : 10 Marks
Surprise Test : 05 Marks
Cycle Test II : 10 Marks
Model Exam : 20 Marks
Attendance : 05 Marks
Total : 50 Marks

Test Schedule

S. DATE TEST TOPICS DURATION

No

Unit-1-Dc & ac circuitr,Active&Passive

CYCLE TEST-I components,voltage current relations for 1 hr 30 minutes

1 18.08.14 resistor,inductor,resistor,KCL,KVL,mesh &Nodal

(tentative) analysis,voltage&current division.

Unit-2-Introduction to magnetic circuits-simple

magnetic circuits.

19.09.14
Unit-2-Faradays laws,induced,mfs&inductances

2 CYCLE TEST-II Unit-3-Full,Unit-4-Working principle, construction 1 hr 30 minutes

(tentative)

&applications of DC machines.

3
5.11.14
MODEL EXAM Full Syllabus

3 hrs

(tentative)

Outcomes

Student who have successfully completed this course,

Instructional Program outcome

Objective

1. The basic concepts of a).An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.

magnetic, AC & DC

circuits

2.The working e).An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

principle, construction,

applications of DC

machines, AC machines

& measuring

instruments

3. To Gain knowledge

about the fundamentals

of wiring and earthling.

EE01001-BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Detailed Session Plan-Electrical
Session
Topics to be covered Text book
Instructional
Program Outcome
No. Objective

Circuit parameters, Ohms law,
1 Kirchoffs law, series and
parallel circuits
2
Problems in simple DC circuits of

series and parallel combination,

voltage&current division rule.

3
Problems using reduction

techniques,problems using

KVL,mesh analysis

4
Problems using Kirchoffs

current law,nodal analysis.

5
Simple magnetic circuit analysis

,mmf, flux and reluctance,

leakage flux, fringing
1. The basic concepts of

6
Problems in Simple magnetic

magnetic, AC & DC

circuit

a).An ability to apply knowledge

circuits

7
Electromagnetic induction,

of mathematics, science, and

Faradays laws, induced emfs Self engineering.

inductances,

8
Mutual inductances ,Mutually

induced emfs, Coefficient of
Dash.S.S,
e).An ability to identify,

coupling formulate, and solve engineering

Subramani.C,

problems

Problems in Electromagnetic

9
Vijayakumar.K,

induction

BasicElectrical

Engineering,

Definitions of Ac quantities

First

,instantaneous and maximum

edition,Vijay

values of current, power ,energy

10 Nicole Imprints

,waveforms, phase difference,

Pvt.Ltd,2013

power factor etc.,phasor

representation

11
Concept and problems with

average and RMS values, form

factor ,peak factor

13
Performance analysis of pure R,L

and C circuits

14
Concept of phasor rotation ,RLC

circuits ,voltage ,impedance

,power triangles

Introduction to three phase

17
systems types of connections,

relationship between line and

phase values. To explain the working
a).An ability to apply knowledge

18 DC machines-

principle, construction,

of mathematics, science, and

applications of DC

engineering.

machines, AC machines

19 AC machines

& measuring instruments

20
Classification of instruments-
To Gain knowledge about

moving coil & moving iron

the fundamentals of

instruments.

EE01001-BASIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

21
Safety measures in electrical wiring and earthling

systems.Wiring & earthing

22
Lighting and Transmission &

Distribution