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Short Circuits in Power Systems: A Practical Guide to IEC 60909

Short Circuits in Power Systems: A Practical Guide to IEC 60909

Ismail Kasikci

ISBN: 978-3-527-60046-5

May 2003

320 pages

Select type: O-Book

Description

The first book to present a practical route to the correct design of electrical networks based on the rules set by IEC 60 909 international standard. The author incorporates his many years of experience in the design and planning of such electrical systems at Siemens, among others. The accompanying software allows users to perform all the necessary calculations with ease, greatly facilitating the planning of electrical systems conforming to the IEC standard.
Terms and Definitions.

General Information About IEC 60 909.

The Significance of IEC 60 909.

Supply Networks.

Network Types for the Calculation of Short Circuit Currents.

Systems up to 1 kV.

Neutral Point Treatment in Three-phase Networks.

Impedances of Three-phase Operational Equipment.

Impedance Corrections.

The Method of Symmetrical Components.

Calculation of Short Circuit Currents.

Motors in DC Networks.

Mechanical and Thermal Short Circuit Strength.

Calculations for Short Circuit Strength.

Equipment for Overcurrent Protection.

Short Circuit Currents in DC Systems.

Programs for the Calculation of Short Circuit Currents.

Examples: Calculation of Short Circuit Currents.

Calculation Tools for Electrical Engineering.

The KUBS plus Program.