Description

Within this book the fundamental concepts associated with the topic of power electronic control are covered alongside the latest equipment and devices, new application areas and associated computer-assisted methods.

Key Features

*A practical guide to the control of reactive power systems *Ideal for postgraduate and professional courses *Covers the latest equipment and computer-aided analysis

Readership

Postgraduates and researchers in electrical power engineering. Professional engineers on short courses and those working in the area seeking to update their skills.

Table of Contents

Preface; Electrical power systems - an overview; Power systems engineering - fundamental concepts; Transmission system compensation; Power flows in compensation and control studies; Power semiconductor devices and converter hardware issues; Power electronic equipment; Harmonic studies of power compensating plant; Transient studies of FACTS and Custom Power equipment; Examples, problems and exercises; Appendix; Bibliography; Index

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Electronic ISBN:
9780080514222
Print ISBN:
9780750651264
Print ISBN:
9780080972510

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