Academic Catalog

EE374 ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT AND APPLICATIONS

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: Assist.Prof.Dr MURAT GL
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5670202
The course set above should be completed before taking EE374 ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT AND APPLICATIONS.

Course Content

Introduction to power supplies and systems. Short circuit phenomena and analysis in low voltage systems. Protection concept, devices and applications in electrical systems. Characteristics and applications of circuit breakers, relays and fuses. Power and installation cables and applications. Power and energy measurement techniques and devices. Reactive power compensation. Battery plants and UPS systems. Lighting sources and installations. Electrical safety and earthing systems.