2nd Edition

High-Voltage Engineering
Theory and Practice, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded

ISBN 9780367398194
Published June 19, 2019 by CRC Press
742 Pages

USD $74.95

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Book Description

"Bridges the gap between laboratory research and practical applications in industry and power utilities-clearly organized into three distinct sections that cover basic theories and concepts, execution of principles, and innovative new techniques. Includes new chapters detailing industrial uses and isues of hazard and safety, and review excercises to accompany each chpter."

Table of Contents

Electric fields; ionization and deionization processes in gases; electrical breakdown of gases; the corona discharge; the arc discharge; insulating liquids; solid insulating materials; high-voltage busbars; gas-insulated switchgear; circuit breaking; high-voltage cables; grounding systems; overvoltages on power systems; insulation co-ordination; high-voltage generation; high-voltage measurements; testing techniques; applications of high-voltage engineering in industry; safety and electrostatic hazards.

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