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Timothy L. O'Hearn, PE
This 15-hour course provides a thorough study of the power system data necessary, and the methods commonly used in analysis of power systems utilizing computer software. The following types of studies are covered: short circuit, load flow, motor starting, cable ampacity, stability, harmonic analysis, switching transient, reliability, ground mat, protective coordination, power system modeling.
The course materials are based entirely on the “IEEE Recommended Practice for Industrial and Commercial Power System Analysis”, IEEE Std. 399-1997 (you need to have a copy of or have access to a copy of this publication) and the lecture notes provided by the course author.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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