**1.1** Why energy conversion

**1.2** What is a power system

**1.3** Electromechanical energy conversion in the overall energy conversion problem

**1.4** A short review of power system and assessment of electric power plants in Turkey

**2.1 ** Magnetic circuits and methods of analysis

**2.2** Flux linkage, inductance, stored energy and co-energy

**2.3** Magnetic materials

**2.4** AC excitation and losses

**2.5** Design of magnetic circuits containing permanent magnets

**2.6 **Electrical Safety

**3.1** Ideal Transformer

**3.2** Practical Transformer and the derivation of its equivalent circuits and induced emf expressions

**3.3 **Performance calculations: voltage regulation and efficiency

**3.4** Variable frequency operation of transformers

**3.5 **Transformers in three-phase circuits

**3.6** Short-circuit and open-circuit tests and parameter calculation

**4.1 **Energy balance equation for quasi-stationary magnetic fields

**4.2 **Derivation of electromechanical force and mechanical power expressions for translational devices with linear and nonlinear magnetic circuits

**4.3 **Derivation of electromechanical torque and mechanical power expressions for rotating devices with linear magnetic circuits

**4.4 **Dynamic equations and analytical solution techniques

**5.1** Structure and operational features of a DC machine

**5.2** Induced EMF, electromechanical torque and gross mechanical output power

**5.3 **Excitation methods

**5.4 **DC Generators

**5.5 **DC Motors

**5.6 **Power flow and efficiency

**5.7 **Speed control of DC motors

**5.8 **Buck and boost type DC/DC converters