Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition

by: Surya Santoso, Ph.D., H. Wayne Beaty


Abstract: Up-to-date coverage of every facet of electric power in a single volume. This fully revised, industry-standard resource offers practical details on every aspect of electric power engineering. The book contains in-depth discussions from more than 100 internationally recognized experts. Generation, transmission, distribution, operation, system protection, and switchgear are thoroughly explained. Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition, features brand-new sections on measurement and instrumentation; interconnected power grids; smart grids and microgrids; wind, solar, and photovoltaic power generation; electric machines and transformers; power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection; and the electricity market. Coverage includes: • Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors • Measurement and instrumentation • Properties of materials • Interconnected power grids • AC and DC power transmission • Power distribution • Smart grids and microgrids • Wind power generation • Solar power generation and energy storage • Substations and switchgear • Power transformers, generators, motors, and drives • Power electronics • Power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection • Electricity markets • Power quality and reliability • Lightning and overvoltage protection • Computer applications in the electric power industry • Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and IT
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Title: Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2018 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259642586

Authors:

Surya Santoso, Ph.D. is a professor of electrical and computer engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. He is co-author of Electrical Power Systems Quality, co-editor of Handbook of Electric Power Calculations, and author of Fundamentals of Electric Power Quality. He is an IEEE Fellow.

H. Wayne Beaty is the former managing editor of Electric Light & Power, co-editor of Handbook of Electric Power Calculations, and co-author of Electric Power Systems Quality.

Description: Up-to-date coverage of every facet of electric power in a single volume. This fully revised, industry-standard resource offers practical details on every aspect of electric power engineering. The book contains in-depth discussions from more than 100 internationally recognized experts. Generation, transmission, distribution, operation, system protection, and switchgear are thoroughly explained. Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition, features brand-new sections on measurement and instrumentation; interconnected power grids; smart grids and microgrids; wind, solar, and photovoltaic power generation; electric machines and transformers; power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection; and the electricity market. Coverage includes: • Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors • Measurement and instrumentation • Properties of materials • Interconnected power grids • AC and DC power transmission • Power distribution • Smart grids and microgrids • Wind power generation • Solar power generation and energy storage • Substations and switchgear • Power transformers, generators, motors, and drives • Power electronics • Power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection • Electricity markets • Power quality and reliability • Lightning and overvoltage protection • Computer applications in the electric power industry • Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and IT