STM32 MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)

Motor Control Part 1

Motor Control Part 1: Theory and Motion Profiles

Learn the basics about Motor Control theory and motion profiles

Focusing on brushless DC (BLDC) motors, this online course explains how to measure motor parameters and covers field-oriented control (FOC) techniques.This is the first part of a series of online courses designed to help developers get the most out of their Motor Control applications

Who should attend this course?

  • Engineers looking for basic information about motor construction and control methods
  • Engineers who wish to better understand how to control BLDC motors more efficiently by fine-tuning their application using specific motor parameters

Benefits you will take away

  • Understanding of basic Motor Control vocabulary and concepts including motor parameters
  • Knowledge and skills required to participate in the related MOOCs in this series of Motor Control courses. 

On line course concept

  • Courses are provided in MOOC format with course material available online, mostly as videos complemented with exercises.
  • The course takes approximately 40 minutes to complete, depending on your proficiency.

Course outline

  • Overview of motor control theory for brushless DC (BLDC) motors
  • Detailed description of the measurement process of the final motor parameters to fine-tune the control mechanism