The characteristics of high voltage AC and DC transmission lines, including the use of power electronic devices to control transmission line compensation. Substation design including gas insulated switchgear. Three phase transformer characteristics and connections. Grid tie and DC link systems. Simulation of transmission and distribution systems using PowerWorld.
Prerequisites:EE 431/431L/531/531L Notes: Students enrolled in EE 535 will be held to a higher standard than students enrolled in EE 435.