19D021VNO - High Voltage Switching Equipment

Course specification
Course title High Voltage Switching Equipment
Acronym 19D021VNO
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Power Networks and Systems
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition no prerequisites
      The goal Enabling students to use modern methods of numerical modeling of phenomena in the operation of switching apparatus in order to analyze dielectric stresses in different switching operations.
      The outcome Enabling students to analyze phenomena during the operation of switching equipment with the aim of working on studies and design projects. Enabling students to apply modern methods of maintenance of switching equipment based on analysis of the condition and reliability of equipment.
      Contents of lectures Interruption of short circuit currents. Out-of-phase switching. Load switching. Transient recovery voltage. Dielectric stresses. Calculation of switching transients. Current interruption in gaseous media. Current interruption in vacuum. Special switching situations. Testing of high voltage equipment.
      Contents of exercises No
      1. Milan Savić: High voltage switching equipment, Academic Mind, Belgrade, 2004
      2. Rene Smets, Lou van der Sluis, Mirsad Kapetanović, David F. Peelo, Anton Janssen: Switching in electrical transmission and distribution systems, John Wiley & Sons, 2015 (Original title)
      3. Klaus Ragaller: Current Interruption in High-Voltage Networks, Plenum Pub Corp, 1978 (Original title)
      4. Mirsad Kapetanović: High voltage circuit breakers, School of electrical engineering, University of Sarajevo, 2002.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Students' supervision, seminar works
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 0
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 60
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 40