Industrial Power Systems: Evolutionary Aspects (Hardcover)
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Industrial Power Systems: Evolutionary Aspects provides evolutionary and integrated aspects of industrial power systems including review of development of modern power systems from DC to microgrid. Generation options of thermal and hydro power including nuclear and power from renewables are discussed along with concepts for single-line diagram, overhead transmission lines, concepts of corona, sag, overhead insulators and over voltage protective devices. Subsequent chapters cover analysis of power systems and power system protection with basic concept of power system planning and economic operations.
Covers the fundamentals of power systems, including its design, analysis, market structure and economic operations
Discusses performance of transmission lines with associated parameters, determination of performance and load flow analysis
Reviews residual generation/load imbalance as handled by the automatic generation control (AGC)
Includes different advanced technologies including HTLS overhead conductor, XLPE cable, vacuum/SF6 circuit breaker, solid state relays, among others
Explores practical aspects required for field level work such as installation of cable network for power distribution purposes, types of earthing and tariff mechanism
This book will be of interest to graduate students, researchers and professionals in power engineering, load flow and power systems protection.
About the Author
Dr. Amitava Sil, Chartered Engineer. Obtained Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical from Bengal Engineering College (presently IIEST, Shibpore), Shibpore in 1984.Pursued integrated Ph. D in Electrical Engineering [Power System] from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in Electrical Engineering and obtained the degree in 2012. The area of work includes power system dynamics, electrical machine and modern electrical control systems. Completed Training course approved by the Directorate General of Shipping, Ministry of Surface Transport, Govt. of India and meets the requirements laid down under STC'95 Convention and Meta Manual Volume - II for Trainers & Assessors at Sensea Maritime Academy in the year 2011. Associated with Department of Electrical & Electronics Engg., at National Institute of Technology Management &Science (formerly ITME) as Head of the Department. Associated with Department of Electrical Engineering, at Academy of Technology as Associate Professor and later as Principal. Attended the workshop MISSION 10X of Wipro that empowers the teachers from engineering colleges to teach various subjects in an inspiring way and emphasizes on learning for better career and fulfilling life experience as a team along with improvement of interpersonal communication and listening skills. Spent over one and half decade in high profile medium voltage electrical equipment manufacturing industry used predominantly by the power sector, held key portfolios and travelled a lot and adopted necessary Techno-Managerial skill. Associated with Industrial & Management Consultancy House and experienced macro studies of industrial sectoral activities including Snap Technology Status Assessment Study of wide range of Industries. Attended various workshops and seminars for career building and self-development with improvement of interpersonal skill and communication.Dr Saikat Maity, Professor & HOD.Dr Saikat Maity is associated as a Professor & Head of Computer Science & Engineering Department of JIS University from June 2019 with a total of 20 years of work experience. He has obtained B. TECH in Computer Science and Engineering from Kalyani University and doe M. TECH in Computer Science and Engineering from Calcutta University. He pursued Ph. D in Computer Science and Engineering from Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Howrah, 2018. My main area of experience has been best practices on Software Engineering and Artificial Intelligence. He is working primarily in the domain of networking and multimedia Soft computing & Image Processing technologies. His managerial forte is to act as a Coordinator of AICTE & UGC and NBA accreditation and Brand Ambassador of IIC and Incubation Centre establishment for self-financed Universities along with Industry Academia program initiation. He is also designated as Tech Head of maintaining PARAM SHAVAK, A Supercomputer from CDAC to work with Onama, CHReME and Ganglia. He is also the board member of Academic Council, JIS University. Dr Maity is in charge of Digital Learning through Web Medium through Myperfectice and Zoom along with Cisco Webex and Audio Visual Head. He is also CCNA professional and also Fellow IE, Senior Member IEEE, Senior Member IEEE Systems Man and Cybernetics Society, Life Member of ISTE, CSI, ICS, Member ACM.