|title ||Electrical Insulation Engineering|
|arbic title |
|prequisites ||None |
|credit hours ||3|
|Description/Outcomes ||Vacuum, gases, liquids and solids as electrical insulating media. Concept of electrical breakdown. Breakdown in gases, liquids and solids. Uniform and non-uniform fields. Insulation systems in bushings, transformers, cables, capacitors and circuit breakers. Partial discharges. Phenomenological theory of ageing: ageing mechanisms under electrical, thermal and combined stresses. Techniques for electrical non-destructive evaluation of materials. High voltage test techniques.|
|arabic Description/Outcomes |
|objectives ||The student should be able to: Know the types of insulating materials and the phenomenon of electric breakdown insulation materials. Illustrate the systems for different components of electric power systems. Test the electric equipment.|
|arabic objectives |
|ref. books ||M. Khalifa, "High Voltage Engineering", M. Dekker, N.Y. 1990. Bradewell, "Electrical Insulation", Peter Peregrinus, London, 1983. M. Abdel-Salam, H. Anis ,A. El-Morshedy and R. Radwan, "High Voltage Engineering - Theory and Practice", Marcel Dekker Inc. , NY, 2nd Edition, 2000.|
|arabic ref. books |
|arabic textbook |
|objective set |
|content set |
||Review of Gaseous insulating materials.
||Uniform and non-uniform field effect.
||Review of Liquid insulating materials.
||Review of Solid insulating materials..
||Insulation systems in bushings.
||Insulation systems in transformers.
||Insulation systems in cables.
||Insulation systems in capacitors.
||Insulation systems in circuit-breakers.
||Non-destructive insulation test techniques (1).
||Non-destructive insulation test techniques (2).
||Non-destructive insulation test techniques (3).
||Testing procedures (1).
||Testing procedures (2).