Course
code EE741
credit_hours 3
title HVDC Power Transmission
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prequisites None
credit hours 3
Describtion/Outcomes Problems of long distance power transmission. Advantages of HVDC. Combined AC, DC transmission systems. Terminal apparatus, converters, inverters, thyristor bridge circuits, thyristor valves. Performance requirements and control circuit features. Protection schemes. Digital simulation techniques. Switching and fault-clearance over voltages. RIV and corona in DC transmission lines.
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objectives The student should be able to: Thoroughly understand the HVDC system transmission system and its components. Get the performance equirements of DC transmission line. Simulate the HVDC system.
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ref. books E. W. Kimbark, "Direct Current Transmission, Vol. I and II", J. Wiley, 1971. J. Arrilage, "High Voltage Direct Current Transmission", IEE, London, 1998.
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textbook
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Course Content
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1 Problems of long distance power transmission.
2 Advantages of HVDC.
3 Combined AC, DC transmission systems.
4 Terminal apparatus, converters, inverters, thyristor bridge circuits, thyristor valves.
5 Performance requirements and control circuit features.
6 Performance requirements and control circuit features(2).
7 Protection schemes.
8 Protection schemes(2).
9 Digital simulation techniques.
10 Digital simulation techniques(2).
11 Switching and fault-clearance over voltages.
12 Switching and fault-clearance over voltages (2).
13 RIV and corona in DC transmission lines.
14 Harmonics Analysis in HVDC.
15 Harmonics Analysis in HVDC(2).
16 Final Exam.