Prerequisites: 6.061 or equivalent
Instructor: Prof. James Kirtley (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Schedule: MW2:30-4, room 34-301
This subject qualifies as a Signals and System Concentration Subject.
A seminar on planning and operation of modern electric power systems. Content varies with current interests of instructor and class; emphasis on engineering aspects, but economic issues may be examined too. Core topics include: overview of power system structure and operation; representation of components, including transmission lines, transformers, generating plants, loads; power flow analysis, dynamics and control of multimachine systems, steady-state and transient stability, system protection; economic dispatch; mobil and isolated power systems; computation and simulation.