ELEC4611
Power System Equipment

Last updated 14-Jan-13

 

Announcements:

        14 January 2013: This course has moved to Moodle.


Laboratory:

         All experiments are conducted in the High Voltage Laboratory (Room EE115).

         Before commencing laboratory work, students should have (i) read the Laboratory Safety Manual, (ii) signed the Declaration Form, and (iii) submitted this form to the laboratory demonstrator-in-charge.

Experiments

1.   Transients in power equipment circuits

2.   Surge propagation in electrical systems

3.   Non-destructive testing of high-voltage components

4.   Impulse voltages in electrical systems

5.   Use of computers in electric stress analysis - Maxwell 2D Students Version Electrostatic Users Guide


Tutorials:

1.    Electrical insulation

2.    Overcurrent

3.    Overvoltage

4.    Thermal rating

5.    High voltage testing

Solutions

Solutions

Solutions

Solutions

Solutions

 Students are expected to do the questions themselves or ask for help in the tutorial class. However, solutions will be uploaded at a later date (2-3 weeks delay).


Lecture Notes:

1. Electrical infrastructure - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)

2. Electrical Insulation for high-voltage equipment - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)

3. Overcurrent: causes and effects - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)

4. Overvoltage transients - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)

5. Equipment rating - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)

6. High-voltage testing - slides (colour) - slides (printer friendly)