Electrical railway vehicles
Subject gives overview of basic types of electrical locomotives, as well as existing electrical locomotives and electrical trains in Croatian railways system. It gives an overview on modern locomotives such as asynchronous, multisystem, etc. Electrical subsystems in electrical locomotives and electrical trains are described. Basic characteristics of electrical locomotives and electrical trains are given. Electric traction elements are analyzed and electric drives basics are presented.
Postgraduate spec. study
Simon Iwnicki (2006.), Handbook of Railway Vehicle Dynamics, CRC Press
Ned Mohan (2000.), Electric Drives, University of Minnesota Printing services
Muhammad H. Rashid (2011.), Power Electronics Handbook, Elsevier
L1 English Level