Course Code ECE 6601PD
Course Title Power System Components and Modeling
Online Offers No offers currently scheduled.
Last offer: Fall 2019
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

Discuss in detail the basic structure, functional characteristics and protection schemes of the main components that make up a powers system, in particular generators, transformers, transmission lines, cables, loads, HVDC and FACTS controllers. Understand the modelling and simulation of these components for detailed electromagnetic transients analyses, as well as phasor models for power flow and stability studies.

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Course Work and Exam Winter 2018 course outline (note 2)
  • Prerequisite: ECE Electric Power Engineering Grad Students
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Taught in English
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