Rolling Stock and Traction Systems Laboratory Days

Module Title - Rolling Stock and Traction Systems Laboratory Days
Not credit bearing

Module description 

One day each is allocated to laboratory activities associated with the Railway Rolling Stock Systems Design module and the Railway Traction Systems Design module.

The mechanical aspects are covered by an introduction to dynamic modelling and include practical work with advanced modelling tools. Power electronic and electrical aspects are covered by two practical experiments covering DC and AC machines and traction drives respectively.