ET8207 - Power System Reliability

About

Lessons are not given in the academic year 2016/2017

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100

Course content

The course gives an introduction to the main principles and objectives of power system reliability analysis: Basic terms and definitions, applications, overview of methodologies for contingency analysis and reliability analysis, reliability models, input data (from fault statistics), reliability indicators and main results such as interruptions and societal impact. The following topics are covered: Contingency analysis and reliability analysis of transmission and distribution systems, analysis of time dependencies and interruption costs, protection system reliability and impact on reliability of supply.
Final curriculum will be determined by start-up of the course.

Learning outcome

Knowledge:
After completing the course, the student shall have a thorough understanding of the main principles in power system reliability analysis as well as knowledge of different methods and tools for reliability analysis.
Skills
After completing the course, the student shall be able to model and analyse electric power systems with respect to reliability of supply.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises, self-tuition of selected literature.
The course is given every second year, next time in the fall term 2017.

Course materials

Selected chapters from textbooks, compendium, memos, selected papers

Timetable

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn Home examination 100/100
* The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.