Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

ELE 736 Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution

2 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours. Power and three-phase circuits; real and reactive power, power transmission, and transformers. Short, medium, and long power transmission lines; two port network models. Power flow and power handling capacity of parallel lines; reactive power compensation. Long haul high-voltage power transmission. Power distribution between two parallel lines. Power fluctuations under abnormal transmission line conditions. Transmission line faults and transients. Power transformers; phase shift and auto transformers. Three-phase distribution transformer configurations. Power system network analysis.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

ELE 636