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Analysis of Faulted Power Systems

Paul M. Anderson
ISBN: 0-7803-1145-0
540 pages
June 1995, Wiley-IEEE Press
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This classic text offers you the key to understanding short circuits, open conductors and other problems relating to electric power systems that are subject to unbalanced conditions. Using the method of symmetrical components, acknowledged expert Paul M. Anderson provides comprehensive guidance for both finding solutions for faulted power systems and maintaining protective system applications. You'll learn to solve advanced problems, while gaining a thorough background in elementary configurations. Features you'll put to immediate use: Numerous examples and problems, clear, concise notation, analytical simplifications, Matrix methods applicable to digital computer technology, Extensive appendices.
Features you ll put to immediate use include:

Numerous examples and problems
Clear, concise notation
Analytical simplifications
Matrix methods applicable to digital computer technology
Extensive appendices
Software developed especially for solving the many problems associated with the matrix of complex numbers

Table of Contents

Preface to the IEEE Reissued Edition.


List of Symbols.

General Considerations.

Symmetrical Components.

Analysis of Unsymmetrical Faults: Three-Component Method.

Sequence Impedance of Transmission Lines.

Sequence Capacitance of Transmission Lines.

Sequence Impedance of Machines.

Sequence Impedance of Transformers.

Changes in Symmetry.

Simultaneous Faults.

Analytical Simplications.

Computer Solution Methods Using the Admittance Matrix.

Computer Solution Methods Using the Impedance Matrix.

Appendix A: Matrix Algebra.

Appendix B: Line Impedance Tables.

Appendix C: Trigonometric Identities for Three-Phase Systems.

Appendix D: Self Inductance of a Straight Finite Cylindrical Wire.

Appendix E: Solved Examples.

Appendix F: Ä-Y Transformations.



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