Disturbances and Protection of Synchronous Machines

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Course Description

Operational problems (faults and disturbances) in synchronous generator operation. Internal faults. Asymmetrical loadings and asynchronous operation. Development trends in the relay protection of generators. Local man - relay interfaces. Communication at the block and power plant levels. Sources of disturbances and protective measures. Selecting instrument transformers. Selection of a generator s relay protection and step-up transformers. System for automatic disconnection of power systems.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


Mulukutla S. Sarma (1996.), Electric Machines, Cl-Engineering
P. Rush (2002.), Network Protection and Automation Guide, Alstom T&D, Levallois-Perret, France
R. R. Cichowski (2001.), Netzschutztechnik, , VDE Verlag GMBH, VWEW Energieverlag, Frankfurt am Main

For students


ID 154833
  Summer semester
L0 English Level