Academic Catalog

EE374 FUNDAMENTALS OF POWER SYSTEMS AND ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT

Course Code: 5670374
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AL NEZH GVEN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5670202
The course set above should be completed before taking EE374 FUNDAMENTALS OF POWER SYSTEMS AND ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT .

Course Content

Introduction to power systems. Real and reactive power concepts. Reactive power compensation. Three-phase system analysis. Modeling of acrial lines and cables. Modeling of transformers, generators and loads. Per-unit system. Three-phase fault phenomena and analysis. Protective devices. Electrical grounding and safety.