A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers and Other Essays

A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers and Other Essays

by Nikola Tesla
     
 

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Nikola Tesla was a genius who revolutionized how the world looks at electricity. During college his professors explained that it was impossible to design an engine without commutators or brushes. Tesla was unconvinced that such was necessary or even particularly desirable. It was then that Tesla began his work on the rotating field motor that ultimately gave birth to

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Nikola Tesla was a genius who revolutionized how the world looks at electricity. During college his professors explained that it was impossible to design an engine without commutators or brushes. Tesla was unconvinced that such was necessary or even particularly desirable. It was then that Tesla began his work on the rotating field motor that ultimately gave birth to the modern age. In May of 1888, Tesla delivered his lecture "A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers" before The American Institute of Electrical Engineers and the world has never been the same.

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ISBN-13:
9781934451786
Publisher:
Wilder Publications
Publication date:
06/25/2007
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.10(d)

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