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Before choosing courseFEJ3420 Seminars in Electrical Machines and Power Electronics 3.0 creditsAdministrate About course

The course consists of a series of seminars dealing with Electrical Machines, Power Electronics,
Electric Traction and Hybrid Drive Systems. It provides an
understanding of how theoretical knowledge is used in industrial applications and research activities. The invited speakers are international experts, industry partners and KTH researchers.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus FEJ3420 (Spring 2019–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The invited speakers from the industry and university research groups define the content of the course. The content is related to Electrical Machines, Power Electronics, Electric Traction and Hybrid Drive Systems.

Intended learning outcomes

When the student has passed the course, the student should be able to relate theoretical knowledge to usefulness for industrial and academic R&D activities within the areas:

·Motor applications: for instance pumps, fans, electrical vehicles, etc.

·Power electronics applications: for instance trains, electrical vehicles, etc.

Course Disposition

16 seminars of ca. 1.5 hours, preparation work to hold one seminar.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

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Recommended prerequisites

EJ1200 Electric Power Systems
At least one of:
EJ2201 Electrical Machines and Drives
EJ2301 Power Electronics


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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • EXA1 - Examination, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Less than 8 seminars may be given each semester which means the student may have to attend more than 2 semesters of seminars.

Other requirements for final grade

  • Attendance at 15 seminars
  •  Presentation of the student’s research activities at one seminar

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web FEJ3420

Offered by

EECS/Electric Power and Energy Systems

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at EECS/Electric Power and Energy Systems