Module: Electrical Power Systems I

Courses:

TitleTypeHrs/WeekPeriod
Electrical Power Systems ILecture3Winter Semester
Electrical Power Systems IRecitation Section (large)2Winter Semester

Module Responsibility:

Prof. Christian Becker

Admission Requirements:

None

Recommended Previous Knowledge:

Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering

Educational Objectives:

Professional Competence

Theoretical Knowledge

Students are able to give an overview of conventional and modern electric power systems.  They can explain in detail and critically evaluate technologies of electric power generation, transmission, storage, and distribution as well as integration of equipment into electric power systems.

Capabilities

With completion of this module the students are able to apply the acquired skills in applications of the design, integration, development of electric power systems and to assess the results.

Personal Competence

Social Competence

The students can participate in specialized and interdisciplinary discussions, advance ideas and represent their own work results in front of others.

Autonomy

Students can independently tap knowledge of the emphasis of the lectures. 

ECTS-Credit Points Module:

6 ECTS

Examination:

Written exam

Workload in Hours:

Independent Study Time: 110, Study Time in Lecture: 70


Course: Electrical Power Systems I (Lecture)

Lecturer:

Christian Becker

Language:

German

Period:

Winter Semester

Content:

  • fundamentals and current development trends in electric power engineering 
  • tasks and history of electric power systems
  • symmetric three-phase systems
  • fundamentals and modelling of eletric power systems 
    • lines
    • transformers
    • synchronous machines
    • induction machines
    • loads and compensation
    • grid structures and substations 
  • fundamentals of energy conversion
    • electro-mechanical energy conversion
    • thermodynamics
    • power station technology
    • renewable energy conversion systems
  • steady-state network calculation
    • network modelling
    • load flow calculation
    • (n-1)-criterion
  • symmetric failure calculations, short-circuit power
  • control in networks and power stations
  • grid protection
  • grid planning
  • power economy fundamentals

Literature:

K. Heuck, K.-D. Dettmann, D. Schulz: "Elektrische Energieversorgung", Vieweg + Teubner, 9. Auflage, 2013

A. J. Schwab: "Elektroenergiesysteme", Springer, 5. Auflage, 2017

R. Flosdorff: "Elektrische Energieverteilung" Vieweg + Teubner, 9. Auflage, 2008


Course: Electrical Power Systems I (Recitation Section (large))

Lecturer:

Christian Becker

Language:

German

Period:

Winter Semester

Content:

  • fundamentals and current development trends in electric power engineering 
  • tasks and history of electric power systems
  • symmetric three-phase systems
  • fundamentals and modelling of eletric power systems 
    • lines
    • transformers
    • synchronous machines
    • induction machines
    • loads and compensation
    • grid structures and substations 
  • fundamentals of energy conversion
    • electro-mechanical energy conversion
    • thermodynamics
    • power station technology
    • renewable energy conversion systems
  • steady-state network calculation
    • network modelling
    • load flow calculation
    • (n-1)-criterion
  • symmetric failure calculations, short-circuit power
  • control in networks and power stations
  • grid protection
  • grid planning
  • power economy fundamentals

Literature:

K. Heuck, K.-D. Dettmann, D. Schulz: "Elektrische Energieversorgung", Vieweg + Teubner, 9. Auflage, 2013

A. J. Schwab: "Elektroenergiesysteme", Springer, 5. Auflage, 2017

R. Flosdorff: "Elektrische Energieverteilung" Vieweg + Teubner, 9. Auflage, 2008