EE4400 - Power Engineering 3
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Engineering (pre 2015)
Load flow and fault analysis, economic operation of power systems, power system reliability
evaluation, power system stability and protection. Alternative methods of generation,
demand side management, the role of power systems within the deregulated energy market.
Power electronic devices. High power, variable speed DC and AC motor drives and controllers.
High power inverters and switching power supplies.
- A student successfully completing this subject will have developed a significant power
system augmentation plan and have the capability to: competently use commercial software
packages for loadflow and fault analysis;
- demonstrate an understanding of power electronic switching circuits and their applications
to variable speed electrical machines, power supplies and inverters;
- understand the analytical techniques used for power system operation and planning
- understand the properties and behaviour of power electronic devices.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Assoc. Professor Ahmad Zahedi.
- 65 hours - Lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practicals, site visits and/or seminars. Refer
to Subject Outline for details.
||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); on-course assessment, some of which may be invigilated (30% - 50%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest