Course detail

High Voltage and Electric Apparatus

FEKT-BVNPAcad. year: 2015/2016

Examination of the electric field, electrical discharges, testing power sources, measurement of high voltages and heavy currents, overvoltages and insulation coordination in power system. Functioning of electric apparatus in power circuits, switching processes, switching devices and functional properties of the same.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The students will become acquainted with the essential problems of the high voltage technology, and with the properties and the use of electric apparatus installed in circuits.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the secondary school level is required and the successful completion of subjects BFY1and2,BMA1,2and3 and BEL1and2.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Veverka,A.:Technika vysokých napětí, SNTL, 1978.
Vávra,Z.,Vaněk,J.:Vysoké napětí a elektrické přístroje,Laboratorní a numerická cvičení,Část II:Elektrické přístroje,elektronický text,FEKT VUT v Brně,2003.
Havelka,O. a kol.:Elektrické přístroje, SNTL, 1985.
Browne,T.,E.:Circuit interruption,N.York,1984.
Vávra.Z.:Vysoké napětí a elektrické přístroje,Část II:Elektrické přístroje,elektronický text,FEKT VUT v Brně,2003
Blažek,V.,Skala,P.:Vysoké napětí a elektrické přístroje,Část I:Vysoké napětí,elektronický text,FEKT VUT v Brně,2003.
Blažek,V.,Skala,P.:Vysoké napětí a elektrické přístroje,Laboratorní cvičení,Část I:Vysoké napětí,elektronický text,FEKT VUT v Brně,2003

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

To make the students familiar with basic issues of the high voltage technology, and with functions, properties and the use of electric apparatus installed in electric circuits.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-B Bachelor's

    branch B-SEE , 3. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, compulsory

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Exercise

6 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

20 hours, compulsory

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