CSVTU BE VI Sem Electrical Engineering Power System Analysis Syllabus
Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai
Semester: 6th Branch: Electrical Engg.
Subject: Power System Analysis
Total Theory Periods: 40 Total Tut Periods: 24
Total Marks in End Semester Exam: 80
Minimum number of Class tests to be conducted: 2
Symmetrical three-phase short circuit on power systems, calculation of interrupting capacity of circuit
breakers, current limiting reactors, symmetrical components, synthesis of unbalanced phasors from
symmetrical components, representation of phase variables voltage, current and power in terms of
symmetrical components, sequence impedances of power system elements, sequence networks of
power system elements, phase shift in star-delta transformer banks.
UNIT II: Unsymmetrical Short Circuits
Single line-to-ground, line-to-line, double-line-to-ground faults on unloaded alternators, unsymmetrical
faults on power systems, fault through impedance, open conductor faults.
UNIT III: Power System Stability
The stability problem, steady-state stability, transient stability, Swing equation, Equal area criterion of
stability, application of equal area criterion, step-by-step solution of the swing equation, factors affecting
UNIT IV: Load Flow Studies
Formulation of bus admittance matrix, formulation of load-flow equations and their solution techniques,
digital computer techniques, reactive power optimization.
UNIT V: Automatic Generation & Voltage control
Introduction, single area and two area load frequency control, and Economic dispatch control, optimal
(two area) load frequency control, automatic voltage control, Tie-line bias control.
Power System Analysis”, Grainger and Stevenson, TMH Pbs. “Power System Analysis
Electrical Power Systems
”, Ashfaq Hussain, CBS Pbs.
2. Elecrical energy system theory, Elgerd, TMH.
3. Modern power system analysis, Nagrath and Kothari, TMH
4. Power system analysis, Bergen, Pearson Pbs.