Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Power flow: bus admittance matrix, bus impedance matrix, Gauss Seidal and Newton Raphson methods. Fault analysis: balanced fault analysis, symmetrical components, unbalanced fault analysis. Power system protection: definite time, invese-definite-minimum-time (IDMT), introduction to over-current and earth fault protection, distribution system protection, transmission system protection, reticulation system protection. Sizing of protection devices. High voltage control: over-voltages, transients.
4 lectures per week, 1 tutorial per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition
Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Electrical, Electronic and Com
Period of presentation
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