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Analysis and Design of Low-Voltage Power Systems: An Engineer's Field Guide

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Analysis and Design of Low-Voltage Power Systems: An Engineer's Field Guide

Ismail Kasikci

ISBN: 978-3-527-60646-7 December 2006 399 Pages

Description

You are responsible for planning and designing electrical power systems? Good. Hopefully you know your way through national and international regulations, safety standards, and all the possible pitfalls you will encounter. You're not sure? This volume provides you with the wealth of experience the author gained in 20 years of practice. The enclosed CAD software accelerates your planning process and makes your final design cost-efficient and secure.
Introduction

Medium voltage systems

Low voltage systems

Planning and Project Management Tasks

Regulations for contracting system installations

Guidelines for project planning of electrical systems

Transformers

Asynchronous motors

Emergency Generators

Equipment for Overcurrent Protection

Selectivity and Back-up Protection

Switchgear Combinations

Protection against Electric Shock

Current Carrying Capacity of Conductors and Cables

Calculation of Short Circuit Currents in Three-phase Networks

Voltage Drop Calculations

Lighting systems

Compensation for reactive current

Lightning protection systems

Use of CAD systems
"This is a well-written work…the book is a pleasure to use." (CHOICE, November 2004)