19M024VNO - Testing of high voltage equipment

Course specification
Course title Testing of high voltage equipment
Acronym 19M024VNO
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 Introducing students to high-voltage equipment testing and switching mechanisms in circuit breakers.
    The outcome Qualifying students for testing of high voltage equipment. Make students capable to understand AC and DC current interruption phenomena and stresses in the circuit breakers. Introducing students to methods for testing high-voltage circuit breakers and disconnectors.
    Contents of lectures High voltage switchig devices. Electric contacts. Switching arc. Classification of circuit breakers. Short circuit current interruption. Switching transients. Special switching situations. Stresses in the circuit breakers after the electric arc extintion. Methods for testing high-voltage switches and disconnectors.
    Contents of exercises Practical exercises throughout completely worked set of problems, laboratory measurements and computer simulations in ATP-EMTP and DIGSILENT.
    1. Milan Savić: High voltage switching equipment, School of electrical engineering & Academic mind, Belgrade, 2004
    2. Jovan Mikulović, Mileta Žarković: Analysis of problems from high voltage switching equipment, KIZ Center, Belgrade, 2014.
    3. Mirsad Kapetanović: High voltage circuit breakers, School of electrical engineering, Sarajevo, 2002
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching Classical lectures and presentations. Practices include analysis of problems, laboratory measurements and computer-aided simulations.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 60
    Practical lessons 40 Oral examination