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Operation and Control of Electric Power Systems

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Course Unit Code410-2310/03
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle
Year of Study *Third Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredSummer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
RUS40prof. Ing. Stanislav Rusek, CSc.
GON72prof. Ing. Radomír Goňo, Ph.D.
Subject consists of basic problems of DC transmission EHV and non harmonic curves of current and voltage. Further includes basic information about electrical stations and frequency and voltage control in electrical system.
Content of subject are also basics of electrical protection, reliability in electrical power engineering and electrical system stability.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
To prove knowledge and ability to apply problems of DC transmission EHV, non harmonic curves of current and voltage. To manage apply basic knowledge about electrical stations, frequency and voltage control, centralized ripple control.
To prove basic knowledge of electrical protection, reliability in electrical power engineering and electrical system stability.
Course Contents
Transmission of electric energy by direct current with VH
Harmonics of current and voltage and their filtration
Electrical substations
Control of frequency in electrical networks
Control of voltage in electrical networks
Transformers in electrical networks
Centralized Ripple Control, other methods of control of distribution networks
Mechanics of Overhead Lines
The basic reliability calculations
Stability of running of the electric power system

Calculation of electrical losses
Compensation of power factor
Static frequency characteristic of electrical networks
Alternate model of transformer
The basic reliability calculations
Reliability calculations of electrical power systems
Stability of running of the electric power system
Final projects
Final projects
Final projects

Project of electric network

Measurement of Ripple Control
Measurement of electrometer
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
Weedy B.M. Electric Power Systéme, John Wiley and Sons, London

Kolcun M., Heger V., Mülbacher J. Electric Power System Operation Control,
Mercury - Smékal Publishing House, Praha 2003
Hradílek, Z. : Elektroenergetika- skripta VŠB
Santarius, P.: Elektrické stanice a vedení-skripta VŠB
Hodinka,M., Fecko,Š:, Němeček,F.: Přenos a rozvod elektrické energie.
SNTL 1989 Praha
Trojánek,Z., Hájek J.,Kvasnica,P.: Přechodové jevy v el. soustavách, SNTL
1988 Praha
Haluzík E. : Řízení elektrizačních soustav skripta VUT Brno

Recommended Reading:
Learning text for combined forms of study
Učební texty pro kombinovanou formu studia
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials, Experimental work in labs, Project work, Other activities
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Credit and ExaminationCredit and Examination100 (100)51
        CreditCredit40 (40)20
                MěřeníLaboratory work10 0
                Výpočtový projektProject10 0
                PísemkaWritten test20 0
        ExaminationExamination60 11