Electric Power Quality (PS804)


M.Tech (P&ES)




Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Definition , Causes of Distortion , Quantification of Disturbance , Voltage Flickering, Frequently varying load , Measuring Devices , Voltage sensitive loads , Accepted standards of Power quality , Mathematical analysis of power Quality , effect of dynamic and static load, Minimization of disturbance , Voltage instability , Effect of OLTC,  remedial measures.


1. G T Heydt, Electric Power Quality, Stars in a Circle Publication, 1991.
2. R C Dugan, Mark F McGranaghan, Surya Santoso, H W Beaty, Electrical Power Systems Quality, McGraw-Hill, Second Edition, 2002.
3. Math H J Bollen, Understanding Power Quality Problems , IEEE Press, 2000.
4. Recent publications in relevant journals and conferences


Electrical and Electronics Engineering

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Shubhanga K N

Professor and Head of the Department

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
Srinivasnagar, Surathkal, Mangalore-575025. Karnataka, India.
Ph : +91-824-2473045
Fax: +91-824-2474039
E-mail: ee_hod[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in