Cal Poly Pomona

ECE 9-119 Power Lab

Lab Directors: D. Fitzgerald

Courses Offered: ECE109L, ECE207L, ECE310L, ECE468L, ECE469L, ECE421, ECE422, ETE152, ETE153, ETE253, ETE254, ETE355, ETE260, ETE479

Laboratory Size: 1226 square feet

Average # of students per year: 369

Lab Function:

Provides equipment for ECE Core Power lab (ECE360), Power Electronics (ECE468L, ECE469L) , and can be used for lower level networks (ECE109L, ETE153L) and for non-major (ECE231L) labs.

Lab Status:

Current Problems with the Laboratory:

Equipment Needs:

  1. The Lab Volt Machine test  sets should be retrofitted with a "stiffer" dynamometer setup utilizing strain gauges and torque readouts.
  2. Five 3-phase Squirell cage Induction motors.
  3. Five DC machines
  4. 12 Lab Volt virtual instruments interface units for rotating machines.
  5. 12 computers
  6. Five Power factor meters
  7. Five Magtran training systems (Lab Volt Magnetic experiments)
  8. Ten Digital RPM meters. The rpm meters may be retrofitted into current and future sets.