Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015
ENS 441 Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution
2 lecture hours, 4 laboratory hours; 4 credits, 6 hours
Power and three-phase circuits, power transmission, and transformers. Real and reactive power, power flow and power handling capacity of parallel lines. Long haul high-voltage power transmission. Power distribution between two parallel lines. Phase shift and auto transformers. Power fluctuations under abnormal transmission line conditions. Transmission line faults. Three-phase distribution transformer configurations.
Prerequisite: ENS 241
Corequisite: MTH 330
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