Computational Methods in Power Systems

Course Information
TitleΥΠΟΛΟΓΙΣΤΙΚΕΣ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ ΣΤΑ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑΚΑ ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ / Computational Methods in Power Systems
CodeΕΝ1207
FacultyEngineering
SchoolElectrical and Computer Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorGrigorios Papagiannis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20002017

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
600169863
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
To understand simulation modeling techniques and their application in power systems, as well as large scale power system calculations To learn about the performance of transient models in power systems To use the most common simulation tools for dynamic analysis of power systems, fault analysis and protection coordination
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Electric power system transients, historical background, computational methods, available software, EMTP-ATP software, modeling of electrical networks with lumped parameters, transmission lines with distributed parameters in the time-domain, frequency-dependent parameter models. Underground power cable models. Modeling of sources and switches. Models of rotating machines, synchronous, asynchronous generators. Switching transients, atmospheric disturbances and fast front transients. Overvoltage surge arresters and insulation coordination. Analysis of power system faults, short circuit current calculations, historical background, Computational methods, available software. Calculation of short circuit currents in three phase ac systems according to IEC 60909. Modeling of systems and devices. Short circuit current calculations, protection coordination
Keywords
Electromagnetic transients, dynamic analysis of power systems, modeling, short circuit current calculation, protection coordination
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Slides for all lessons (theory and exercises) are offered in the lesson website. Bi-directional communication with the students is done using the same website and/or using group e-mail with useful attachments. Electronic project submission
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Reading Assigment30
Tutorial
Interactive Teaching in Information Center
Project50
Written assigments20
Total100
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Kundur Prabha, Λαμπρίδης Δημήτριος (επιμέλεια), 'Ευστάθεια και Έλεγχος Συστημάτων Ηλεκτρικής Ενέργειας', Εκδόσεις Τζιόλα, 2019
Last Update
30-11-2020