Power Distribution System

Course Description

Fundamentals of Power Distribution System. Load models, forecasting methodologies, load classification and characterization, energy and peak demand forecasting. Distribution System Planning and Design. Routing network (optimizing number of feeders; network topology and paths). Present-worth and cost-benefit principles. Embedded generation. Distribution System Protection. Operation of Power Distribution System. Power Factor Management. Distribution System Protection. Distribution System Control.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


H. Lee Willis (2004.), Power Distribution Planning Reference Book, Second Edition, CRC Press
H. Lee Willis, Lorrin Philipson (2018.), Understanding Electric Utilities and De-Regulation, CRC Press
H. Lee Willis (2002.), Spatial Electric Load Forecasting, CRC Press

For students


ID 154836
  Summer semester
L0 English Level