13M021VNO - High Voltage Equipment

Course specification
Course title High Voltage Equipment
Acronym 13M021VNO
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition No prerequisites
    The goal Introduce students to the high voltage devices and current interruption phenomena in high voltage circuit breakers.
    The outcome Make students capable to understand the oprerating principles of high voltage devices. Introduce students to AC and DC current interruption phenomena and stresses in the circuit breakers during short-circut current interruption.
    URL to the subject page
    Contents of lectures Types of high voltage devices. Contacts resistance. Contacts heating. Electric arc. Operating principles of different types of circuit breakers. Interruption of short circuit current.Stresses in the circuit breakers after the electric arc extintion.
    Contents of exercises Practical exercises throughout completely worked set of problem and computer simulations.
    1. Milan Savić: "High-voltage switchgear" (Serbian), School of EE, Belgrade,2004.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching The theoretical part of the lecture with presentations and practical exercises.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 25
    Practical lessons 10 Oral examination 25
    Colloquia 40
    Seminars 0