B.E. Electrical Engineering:Power System Planning

Thapar University
In Patiala

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Typology Bachelor
Location Patiala
Duration 4 Years
  • Bachelor
  • Patiala
  • Duration:
    4 Years


Where and when

Starts Location
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Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Starts On request
Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Course programme

First Year: Semester I Mathematics I Engineering graphics Computer Programming Physics Solid Mechanics Communication Skills First Year: Semester-II Mathematics II Manufacturing Process Chemistry Electrical and Electronic Science Thermodynamics Organizational Behavior Second Year- Semester - I Semiconductor Devices Measurement Science and Techniques Digital Electronic Circuits Circuit Theory Electromechanical Energy conversion Electromagnetic Fields Human Values, Ethics and IPR Second Year- Semester – II Numerical and Statistical Methods Fluid Mechanics Power Generation and Economics Analog Electronic Circuits Electrical and Electronic Measurements Transmission and Distribution of Power Environmental Studies Third Year- Semester – I Power Electronics Asynchronous Machines Switch gear and Protection Microprocessors Optimization Techniques Engineering Economics Summer Training (6 Weeks after 2nd year during summer vacation) Third Year- Semester – II Total Quality Management Control Systems Synchronous Machines Power System Analysis Flexible AC Transmission Systems Fourth Year- Semester – I High Voltage Engineering Operation and Control of Power Systems Electric Drives Intelligent Algorithms in Power Systems Fourth Year- Semester – II Project Semester Project Industrial Training Power System Planning Introduction: Power System planning, objective, stages in planning & design, Transition from planning to operation Generating System capability Planning: Probabilistic models of generating units, growth rate, Rate of generation capacity, Outage performance and system evaluation of loss of load and loss of energy indices, Power supply availability assessment Interconnected Systems: Multi area reliability analysis, Power pool operation and power exchange energy contracts, quantification of economic and reliability benefits of pool operation Demand/ Energy forecasting: Electricity consumption pattern, Peak demand and energy forecasting by trend and economic projection methods, Power System expansion planning: Formulation of least cost optimization problem involving capital, operation and maintenance costs of candidate units of different types.

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