Future University In Egypt (FUE)
Future University is one of most promising private universities in Egypt. Through excellence in teaching, research and service, Future University strives to provide a comprehensive, high-quality education that prepares our graduates to be future leaders.
mainLogo
Altagamoa Al Khames, Main centre of town, end of 90th Street
New Cairo
Egypt
Faculty of Engineering & Technology
Apply Now

List of Courses

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

  • Course Code :
    EPR 421
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Department of Electrical Engineering

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

 Develop the students’ knowledge about transmission and distribution systems  Help the students understand the electrical properties of transmission lines  Enable the students analyze problems related to transmission lines  Develop the students’ understanding about the relation between the electrical quantities at the sending end and the receiving end of the transmission line

For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

Representation of power systems, Types of transmission systems, Parameters of transmission lines: resistance, inductance and capacitance, Modeling of transmission lines: approximate and exact models, Performance of transmission lines: powers at sending and receiving ends, efficiency, voltage regulation, Distribution systems: layouts of distribution systems - voltage drop and power.

For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy


Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Identify the different types of transmission systems
2- Identify the electrical characteristics of transmission lines
3- List the models that can be used for transmission lines
4- State the relation between the electrical quantities at the sending and receiving ends of a transmission line
5- State the main components of distribution networks

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Select the suitable transmission system on an economical basis
2- Classify the different types of transmission lines
3- Apply circuits and electromagnetic fields related theories to find the electric parameters of transmission lines
4- Analyze the performance of transmission networks
5- Compute the power loss and voltage drop in distribution networks

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Prepare technical reports related to transmission systems.

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Effectively manage tasks, time, and resources.


For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Introduction 5 3 2
Types of transmission systems 5 3 2
Parameters of transmission lines 10 6 4
Modeling of transmission lines 25 16 9
Performance & design of transmission lines 20 12 8
Distribution systems 10 6 4

For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Interactive lectures
Problem-based Learning
Report writing

For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Assignments 10.00
Final exam 40.00
Mid- Exam I 15.00
Mid- Exam II 15.00
Participation 10.00
Quizzes 10.00

For further information :

Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Energy

Books:

Book Author Publisher

Recommended books :

1. William D. Stevenson, “Elements Of Power System Analysis” 4th Edition, Mc Graw Hill India, 2014 (Text Book) 2. J. Duncan Glover, Mulukutla S. Sarma and Thomas Overbye, “Power Systems Analysis and Design, 5th Edition”, CL Engineering, 2012 3. Colin Bayliss and Brian Hardy, “Transmission and Distribution Electrical Engineering, Fourth Edition”, Newnes, 2012 4. John Grainger, William Stevenson Jr. “Power System Analysis”, McGraw-Hill Education, 1994.

For further information :

Follow us on

Visit the Faculty

ADS