Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution

Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering, School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences


Code 21174

Level of study Third/Final year

Credit value 10

Semester 1

Module description

Students will build on their existing knowledge of single phase and three phase systems, transformers, switching devices and transmission lines, to develop an understanding of the issues behind power transmission & distribution grids. Lectures on the principles and main issues will be backed up by laboratory exercise involving simulations and case studies.