Advances in mathematical methods, computer technology, and electrotechnical devices in particular continue to result in the creation of programs that are leading to increased labor productivity. Mathematical and simulation programs—and other programs that unite these two operations—provide the ability to calculate transitional, steady-state processes, stability conditions, and harmonic composition, and are often used to analyze processes in power electronic systems.

Electrotechnical Systems: Calculation and Analysis with

*Mathematica* and PSpice explores the potential of two such programs—

*Mathematica* and ORCAD (PSpice)—as they are used for analysis in various areas. The authors discuss the formulation of problems and the steps in their solution. They focus on the analysis of transient, steady-state processes and their stability in non-stationary and nonlinear systems with DC and AC converters. All problems are solved using

*Mathematica*, and program codes are presented. The authors use ORCAD (PSpice) to compare the results obtained by employing

*Mathematica* and to demonstrate the peculiarities associated with its use.

This book clearly and concisely illustrates represented expressions, variables, and functions and the general application of the mathematical pocket

*Mathematica* 4.2 for the analysis of the electromagnetic processes in electrotechnical systems. It will be a valuable addition to the library of anyone working with electrotechnical systems.

Characteristics of the

*Mathematica* System |Calculation of Transition and Steady-State Processes | The Calculation of the Processes and Stability in Closed-Loop Systems | Analysis of Processes in Systems with Converters | Modeling of Processes Using PSpice

Algebra,

Engineering