Module: Electrical Power Systems III

Courses:

TitleTypeHrs/WeekPeriod
Electrical Power Systems IIILecture2Summer and Winter Semester
Electrical Power Systems IIIRecitation Section (large)1Summer and Winter Semester

Module Responsibility:

Prof. Christian Becker

Admission Requirements:

None

Recommended Previous Knowledge:

Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering,

Introduction to Control Systems,

Mathematics I, II, III

Electrical Power Systems I, II

Educational Objectives:

Professional Competence

Theoretical Knowledge

Students are able to explain in detail and critically evaluate methods for modelling, control and stability analyses of electric power systems. 

Capabilities

With completion of this module the students are able to calculate and analyze the dynamic bahaviour and stability of real electric power systems using appropriate models. They are furthermore able to design voltage and load frequency controllers.

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 and apply it within further research activities. 

ECTS-Credit Points Module:

4 ECTS

Examination:

Oral exam

Workload in Hours:

Independent Study Time: 78, Study Time in Lecture: 42


Course: Electrical Power Systems III

Lecturer:

Christian Becker

Language:

German

Period:

Summer and Winter Semester

Content:

  • modelling of electric power system for dynamics and stability
  • small-signal angle stability
    • single-machine infinite-bus problem
    • multi-machine problem
  • transient angle stability
    • direct-quadrature-zero transformation
    • equal-area criterion
    • Ljapunov stability analysis
    • multi-machine problem
  • dynamical simulation
    • basics
    • numerical integration
  • frequency control
    • island systems
    • load-frequency control
    • grid control structures, energy exchange
  • voltage control
  • voltage stability
  • power system dynamics and control with FACTS and HVDC

Literature:

E. Handschin: Elektrische Energieübertragungssysteme, Hüthig Verlag

P. Kundur: Power System Stability and Control, McGraw-Hill, 1994