University of Wisconsin Madison Electric Power Systems (E C E 427) Syllabus Course Learning Outcomes Course Learning Outcome 1 Students will understand the active and reactive power, and their relation to power system operation through the load flow problem. 2 Students will be able to form and solve the electric power system load flow problem. 3 Students will be able to calculate traditional economic dispatch. 4 Students will be able to make fault analysis calculations. Details Electric Power Systems E C E 427 ( 3 Credits ) Description The electric power industry, operation of power systems, load flow, fault calculations, economic dispatch, general technical problems of electric power networks. Prerequisite(s) ECE 330 or equiv Department: ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGR College: College of Engineering Instructor Instructor Name Instructor Campus Address instructorEmail@emailaddress.edu Contact Hours 3.0 Course Coordinator BERNARD LESIEUTRE Text book, title, author, and year Power System Analysis and Design; Glover, Sarma, Overbye; Fifth; 2012 Supplemental Materials None Required / Elective / Selected Elective Selected Elective ABET Program Outcomes Associated with this Course 1 A An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering 2 C An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability 3 D An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams 4 E An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems 5 J A knowledge of contemporary issues 6 K An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice Program Specific Student Outcomes Brief List of Topics to be Covered Fundamentals of Power Calculations: Instantaneous power, phasors, active power, reactive power, complex power, power factor, and power factor correction. Three phase circuit analysis: Balanced three phase circuits, delta-wye conversions, per-unit representation, single line diagrams. Power System Components: Transformers, Transmission lines models. AC Power Flow: Full AC representation; Solution using Jacobi, Gauss-Siedel, and Newton-Raphson methods; Approximations include the Fast Decoupled Load Flow and DC Load Flow. System Operation and Optimization: Voltage Stability, Economic Dispatch, Unit Commitment, Fault Analysis. Additional Information Printed: Oct 23, 2017 6:49:28 AM Generated by AEFIS. Developed by AEFIS, LLC Copyright © University of Wisconsin Madison 2017. All rights reserved.