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## ELE-3600 Power System Fundamentals - 10 ECTS

Sist endret: 27.05.2020

## The course is provided by

Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology

## Location

Narvik |

Applicants from Nordic countries: 1 June. Exchange students and Fulbright students: 15 April

## Type of course

The course can be taken as single course.

A relevant undergraduate bachelor Engineering programme with minimum 30 credits Mathematics/statistics topics

Application code: 9371

## Course content

• Introduction to Power System
• Revision of Single Phase and 3 Phase Systems
• Per Unit Systems
• Elements in a Power System
• Modeling of Generators
• Modeling of Transformers
• Modeling of Transmission Lines
• Power Flow and Load Flow Studies
• Fault Analysis in a Power System
• Introduction to Reactive Power Compensation
• Introduction to FACTS Devices

## Objectives of the course

Knowledge:

After having followed the course, the candidate shall have obtained insight in:

• Knowledge of Power system theory, power System functions, power system structure, power system generation, transmission and distribution.
• Review of Basic concepts of the three-phase system, active and reactive power, power flow impact on the system, reactive power compensation.
• Modeling of Power System Elements (Generators, Transformers, Transmission lines).
• Understanding of power flow/load flow problems, solutions of power flow problems by different computational aspects.
• Knowledge of different kinds of faults in a power system.
• Knowledge of reactive power compensation analysis in a transmission line including FACTS devices

Skills:

After having followed the course, the candidate shall be able to:

• Make and analyze simple model of a power system.
• Perform and analyze simple power system calculations.
• Perform and analyze simple power flow calculations.
• Perform and analyze simple power fault calculations.

General competence:

• The candidate will has a basic understanding about power system structures and interaction between different elements of power system

English

## Teaching methods

Lectures + Assignments + Laboratory exercises

## Assessment

Assignments and Laboratory reports have to be approved in order to take the final examination

Assessment

5 hours written exam. Assessment according to standard A-F grading scale.

A re-sit exam will be arranged for this course.

## Course overlap

ELE-3500 Power System Fundamentals 10 stp