code EE541
credit_hours 3
title Power Systems Protection (2)
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prequisites EE442
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Principles of design including elements design, process and/or a system related to specific disciplines. Current engineering technologies as related to disciplines. Technical language and report writing. Contemporary engineering topics.
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objectives Presenting recent developments in the area of microprocessor relays and protection systems. Introduces students to hardware that is suitable for use in digital relays. Introduces students to relaying algorithms and protection techniques. Outlines and mentions the role of microprocessors and computer control in power system protection.
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ref. books M.Chander, “Power System Protection and Switch Gears”, New Age International Limited Publishers, 2002.
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textbook A.T.Johns & S.K.Salman, “Digital Protection for Power System”, 1995.
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Course Content
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1 Introduction: static/ digital vs electromechanical relays.
2 Relaying practices.
3 Components, detectors and applications.
4 Hardware of digital relay (1).
5 Hardware of digital relay (2).
6 Mathematical background for digital protection (1).
7 7th week exam + Mathematical background for digital protection (2).
8 Digital O.C. relay.
9 Digital distance relay.
10 Digital protection of rotating machines.
11 Digital protection of transformers.
12 12th week exam + Digital bus bar protection.
13 Integration of protection and control in substations.
14 Traveling wave based protection.
15 Recent topics in digital protection.
16 Final Exam.