Electrical Power System Protection / Edition 2

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This new edition of a successful reference work provides the professio nal with all the techniques and methods which are required to be incor porated into the design of an electrical power system. The new edition has been comprehensively updated and contains new chapters on the ess ential topics of digital communications, digital signal processing and protection and, lastly, new relaying concepts.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780412817601
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 6/30/1999
  • Edition description: 2nd ed. 1999
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 608
  • Product dimensions: 1.38 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
List of Symbols
1 Fuses 1
2 Current transformers 39
3 Voltage transformers 87
4 Overcurrent and earth fault protection 103
5 Current-differential protective schemes 145
6 The protection of transformers 179
7 The protection of rotating machines 227
8 The protection of busbars 279
9 The protection of overhead lines and cables by current-differential schemes 307
10 Interlock and phase-comparison schemes for the protection of overhead lines 345
11 Distance-type protective schemes for overhead lines and cables 385
12 Ultra-high-speed schemes for the protection of long transmission lines 439
13 Digital communications 479
14 Digital signal processing (DSP) and protection 501
15 New relaying concepts 525
App. A The testing and application of power-system protective equipment 555
App. B Percentage and per-unit quantities 569
App. C Transformations of three-phase quantities 575
App. D The determination of power-system behaviour using symmetrical components 583
Index 599
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