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DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
PART –B Answer all the questions.
(5*16 = 80)
11a (i) write a short note on voltage surge. (ll) Give a brief note about the importance of transient study in planning.
MODEL EXAM EE1005 - POWER SYSTEM TRANSIENTS
YEAR / SEM: IV /VIII DATE / SESSION: 1.04.11 /FN DURATION: 3 HRS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
(i) What are the various types of transients? (ii) Discuss about the effects of transients on power systems.
PART – A Answer all the questions: (2x10=20)
12 a Explain the concept of capacitance switching including the effect of source regulation. Also discuss the effects of re-strike and multiple restrikes. Give an illustration for multiple re-striking transients. (OR) Write short notes on:
(i) Current chopping (ii)Resistance Switching
1. What are the causes of transients? 2. Name the different types of transients. 3. Define Restriking Voltage. 4. .What is meant by current chopping? 5. What .are the protective devices used to protect power system equipments against lightning? 6. What are the properties of a good transmission line? 7. What is the importance of Bewley's Lattice Diagram? 8. Draw the equivalent circuit for an infinitesimal element of a line. 9. Mention any four causes of switching surge. 10. State the applications of EMTP.
13 a i) Write short notes on cloud formation. ii) Explain about grounding a line structure. (OR) b (i) Explain the mechanism of Lightning discharge.
(ii) List some characteristics of Lightning strokes. 14. (a) .Explain the steps involved in Bewley's Lattice diagram construction with an example.
(OR) (b)Obtain the value of current in a transmission line considering its series and shunt lumped parameters. . (16) 15. (a) Explain in detail about the switching surges in a power system. (OR) (b) Explain in detail how EMTP is used for the computation of Transients in a power system. (16) ************ALL THE BEST************