Course - Power System Reliability - ET8207
ET8207 - Power System Reliability
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2022/2023
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 state-of-the-art. Further, select-few topics from the following are covered in detail: Contingency analysis and reliability analysis of generation, transmission and distribution systems. Final curriculum will be determined by course start.
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 usually given every second year. Please contact the course coordinator for more details.
Recommended previous knowledge
Basic knowledge in reliability and risk analysis and electric power systems, e.g. TPK 4120 Safety and reliability analysis and TET4115 Power System Analysis.
Selected chapters from textbooks, memos, selected papers.
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level
Language of instruction: English
- Electrical Power Engineering
Department with academic responsibility
Department of electric energy
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