13D011MME - Mathematical Modeling in Electrical Heating

Course specification
Course title Mathematical Modeling in Electrical Heating
Acronym 13D011MME
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition Passed the exams "Heat transfer" and "Thermal Processes in Electrical Power Components".
      The goal Introducing methods and software tools for modeling steady-state/transient linear/non-linear thermal processes during electrical heating and in power system components during the energy transfer/generation.
      The outcome Experience in research and development of thermal models in wide range of application in electrical heating technologies and in generation/transmission techniques.
      Contents of lectures Examples of complex mathematical models of the generation and transfer of the heat in electrical heating plants and devices, and in the components of electric power systems. Overview of up-to-date computer based computational methods and software.
      Contents of exercises Student project.
      1. Incropera, DeWitt, Bergman, Lavine: "Fundamentals of heat and mass transfer", 6th edition, ISBN-13: 978-0471457282, ISBN-10: 0471457280 (Original title)
      2. Radakovic, Z., Cardillo, E., Schaefer, M., Feser, K. (2005): Design of the winding–bushing interconnections in large power transformers, Electrical Engineering (Archiv fur Elektrotechnik); Vol. 88, 183-190. (Original title)
      3. Radakovic, Z., Feser, K. (2003): A new Method for the calculation of the hot-spot temperature in power transformers with ONAN cooling. IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 18, No. 4, 1284-1292. (Original title)
      4. Radakovic Z., Milosevic, V., Radakovic S. (2002): Application of temperature fuzzy controller in indirect resistance furnace. Applied Energy, Vol. 73, Issue 2, pp. 167-182. (Original title)
      5. Radakovic, Z., Sorgic, M., Van der Veken, W., Claessens, G. (2011): Ratings of Oil Power Transformer in different Cooling Modes, IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 27, No. 2, 618-625. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Classical lectures, software demo, supervision of the student project work.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures Test paper
      Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 30
      Projects 50