Module Title:   Power Systems and Electrical Drives

Module Credit:   20

Module Code:   CM-0363D

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 2

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 6

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Computer Science

Related Department/Subject Area:   SCIM (Dept of Computer Science)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr H.S. Rajamani

Additional Tutor(s):   -

Prerequisite(s):   CM-0231D

Corequisite(s):   None

1. To develop an understanding of the Electrical Power System and its components.
2. To consolidate and extend understanding of electrical machines.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Lectures and laboratory sessions will be used to deliver the material. Examples and tutorial sheets will also be used to support the lectures and laboratory work. Supplementary assessment - repair deficiencies.

Lectures:   18.00          Directed Study:   150.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   12.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   18.00          Formal Exams:   2.00          Total:   200.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

1. Demonstrate in depth understanding of electrical drive system.
2. Demonstrate the depth understanding of power systems.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

3. Demonstrate the ability to do basic power flow calculations.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...


  Coursework   30%
  Portfolio of design and test studies
  Examination - closed book 2.00 70%
  Examination closed book 2 hours

Outline Syllabus:
DC-DC Converters, DC-AC converters, DC Electric machines, Induction motor control, synchronous machine as motor and generator. Electrical System specifications and sizing. Components of power systems, transmission line, distribution, power flow in two bus system, per-unit system. Substation protection, economics of operation and planning of systems.

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