Riadh Habash (rhabash@site.uottawa.ca)

TA: Faizhussain Arsiwala (FARSI037@uottawa.ca)

Course Assessment

Knowledge Acquisition

Two DGD Tests (20 marks) + Two Cases (20 marks)

Knowledge Creation

Design Project (30 marks) + ePortfolio (30 marks)

 


ELG4125: Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Systems

Date

Activity

Sep 06 DGD1: Apparent power; Reactive power; Complex power; Power factor correction
Sep 06 Lecture: Introduction
Sep 08 Lecture Notes 1: Power System Exercise
   
Sep 11 Lab: Read Section 1.5 of the textbook and practice Figs 1.6-1.8; Solve Example 2.3 using Powerworld.
Form groups of 2 for the project.
Sep 13 DGD2: Solving Problems on Efficiency and Voltage Regulations
Sep 13 Lecture: Course Case Study
Sep 15 Lecture: Lecture Notes 2; Nuclear Power Plants
 

 

Sep 18 Lab: Project Idea
Sep 20 DGD3: Exercises on Transmission Systems
Sep 20 Lecture: Power Transformers (Lecture Notes 2)
Sep 22 Lecture: Power Transmission Lines
   
Sep 25 Lab: Submission of Project Proposal (Template): Brief project presentations (max 2 min, each group)
Sep 27 DGD: Exercises on Transmission Lines
Sep 27

Lecture: Course Case Study

Sep 29

Lecture: Chapter 4: 4.1-4.5; Power Transmission Lines     

   
Oct 02 Lab: Project work
Oct 04

DGD: Exercises on Transmission Lines

Oct 04

Steady State Operation of Transmission Lines: 5.1; 5.2 (Read Example 5.1)

Oct 06 Tutorial on Transmission Line
   
Oct 09

Thanksgiving

Oct 11

DGD: Exercises on Transmission Lines

Oct 11 Lecture: Symmetrical Faults
Oct 13 Lecture: System Protection
   
Oct 16 Lab on Power Flow
Oct 18 Test 1 (10%): Based on DGDs
Oct 18 Lecture: Lightning Effects on Power System
Oct 20 Submission of Case 1:  Submission 1 Layout
 

 

Oct 30 Lab: Project Work
Nov 01 DGD: Example 10.10 and Problem 10.27
Nov 01 Lecture: FACTSUtility Applications of Power Electronics; Power System Control
Nov 03 Lecture: Introducing Case Study 3
   
Nov 06 Lab: LEED
Nov 08 DGD
Nov 08 Lecture: FACTSUtility Applications of Power Electronics; Power System Control
Nov 10 Lecture: Power Distribution; Power Distribution Systems
   
Nov 13 Lab: Data Center based on LEED
Nov 15 DGD on Distribution Systems
Nov 15 Submission Layout of Case Study 3
Nov 17 Lecture: Power Distribution; Power Distribution Systems; Case Study 4
   
Nov 20 Lab: Project Work
Nov 22 Preparation for Test 1 (10%): Based on DGDs
Nov 22 Lecture: Categories of Wind Turbines; 3 Case Studies of Grid Interconnection; Design and Energy Estimates for Wind Farms; How much do Wind Turbines Cost? Wind Farm Cable Layout
Nov 24 Lecture: Categories of Wind Turbines; 3 Case Studies of Grid Interconnection; Design and Energy Estimates for Wind Farms; How much do Wind Turbines Cost? Wind Farm Cable Layout
   
Nov 27 Lab: Project Presentations
Nov 29 Test 1 (10%): Based on DGDs
Nov 29 Lecture: Building Better Transformers; Harmonics
Dec 01 Submission of Case 2
   
Dec 04 Lab: Project Presentations
Dec 06  Work on Portfolio
Dec 06 Work on Portfolio


Contest is Celebration not  Evaluation!
Prepare your Final Portfolio. Attach Data Center Report to the Portfolio. You may submit by email!

Welcome to ELG4125 Gingerbread Contest!

Create a Gingerbread Replica of One of the Village's One-of-a-Kind Historic Power System.
Make teams of 4; We bring Gingerbread; You bring the rest!

   

Times and Locations

Activity

Day and Time

Location

Lecture 1

Wednesday 13:00-14:30

MRN 021

DGD

Wednesday 08:30-10:00

LEES A131

Lecture 2

Friday: 11:30-13:00

MRN 021

Lab 1

Monday: 8:30-11:30

SITE 2060

Lab 2 Monday: 8:30-11:30 SITE 2052