Power Quality in Electrical Systems

Hardcover | June 21, 2007

byAlexander Kusko, Marc Thompson

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Identify and Solve Key Electric-Power-Quality Problemsand Ensure Reliable Power Delivery to All Customers

Power Quality in Electrical Systems equips you with the latest engineering techniques for providing power quality to all customers, and includes vital information on manufacturing, data processing, and healthcare facilities. Based on an IEEE Professional Education course, the book is a practice-oriented engineering tutorial for solving key electric-power-quality problems.

This skills-building resource is designed to improve job performance by taking you step-by-step through voltage distortion…harmonic current sources…power capacitors…corrections for power-quality problems …switched-mode power supplies…uninterruptible power supplies…standby power systems…power-quality measurements…and more. Filled with 100 detailed illustrations, Power Quality in Electrical Systems enables you to:

  • Spot and correct key electric-power-quality problems
  • Achieve full compliance with IEEE standards
  • Examine switched-mode power supplies, rectifiers, and other loads that produce interference
  • Catch up on the latest standby power systems
  • Get vital information on power quality for manufacturing, data processing, and healthcare facilities
  • Explore power-quality case studies with problems and worked solutions

    Inside This Comprehensive Power-Quality Guide

    • Power-quality standards • Voltage distortion • Harmonics • Harmonic current sources • Power harmonic filters • Switched-mode power supplies • Corrections for power-quality problems • Uninterruptible power supplies • Power-quality events • Standby power systems • Power-quality measurements

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Identify and Solve Key Electric-Power-Quality Problemsand Ensure Reliable Power Delivery to All CustomersPower Quality in Electrical Systems equips you with the latest engineering techniques for providing power quality to all customers, and includes vital information on manufacturing, data processing, and healthcare facilities. Based o...

Alexander Kusko is the corporate vice president of Failure Analysis Inc., and a former associate professor of engineering at M.I.T. Marc Thompson is a senior managing engineer and an adjunct professor of electrical engineering at Worcestor Polytech.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:9.1 × 6.2 × 0.75 inPublished:June 21, 2007Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Power-Quality Standards

Chapter 3: Voltage Distortion

Chapter 4: Harmonics and Interharmonics

Chapter 5: Harmonic Current Sources

Chapter 6: Power Harmonic Filters

Chapter 7: Switch Mode Power Supplies

Chapter 8: Methods for Correction of Power-Quality Problems

Chapter 9: Uninterruptible Power Supplies

Chapter 10: Dynamic Voltage Compensators

Chapter 11.Power Quality Events

Chapter 12.Electric Motor Drive Equipment

Chapter 13: Standby Power Systems

Chapter 14: Power Quality Measurements

Index