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Electrical Engineering


Electrical Engineering Course Objectives

ELEC 454/854: Power Systems Operation and Control


For the students to:

  • learn to calculate the economic base points, before and after a change in load, for a system comprised of new thermal generating units.
  • learn to calculate transmission losses for a power system.
  • find the optimum unit commitment for a power system.
  • learn to calculate the economic base points for a system comprised of few hydro units.
  • understand the concepts and terminology used in interchange evaluation, power pools, and transmission issues.