High-Voltage Engineering: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded, 2nd Edition (Paperback) book cover

High-Voltage Engineering

Theory and Practice, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded, 2nd Edition

By Mazen Abdel-Salam

CRC Press

742 pages

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"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.

About the Author

Abdel-Salam, Mazen

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC007000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electrical
TEC016000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Design / General