Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
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 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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