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module properties module number 5879 - common information
module number5879
departmentDepartment of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
ID of group2162 (Electrical Equipment and Switchgear)
module leaderProf. Dr. Frank Berger
languageDeutsch, auf Nachfrage Englisch
term Wintersemester
previous knowledge and experience·erfolgreicher Abschluss 1. und 2. Semester Spezialisierung Schaltgeräte- und Hochspannungstechnologie
succesful degree of the first and the second semester, specialised switching devices and high voltage technologies
learning outcomeDie Studierenden sind in der Lage, schaltgerätetypische Fragestellungen zu lösen und neue Lösungen zu erarbeiten. Sie können moderne Methoden der Portfoliotechnik, der Computersimulation, der Spezialmesstechnik und das Simultanious Engineering anwenden. Das analytische und kreative Denken ist ausgeprägt. Teamorientierung, Präsentationstechnik und Arbeitsorganisation werden ausgeprägt.
General survey and basic understanding of the construction and operation of low voltage switching devices. Analytical and methodical thinking will be trained, business economical considerations, project work.
content·Technologieentwicklung/-portfolio bei NS-Schaltgeräten
·Technologietrends/Delphi-Studie
·Konstruktion von NS-Schaltgeräten
·Schütze, Einschaltvorgang, Ausschaltvorgang
·Leistungsschalter, Auslösekennlinie, Löschprinzip
·Vakuumschalter
·Motorschutzschalter
·Computersimulationen (Magnetfeld, Temperatur, Mechanik)
·Lichtbogensimulation
·Prüfungen, Normung, Lebensdauer, Hochstrom, Spezialmesstechnik/Erwärmung
- Technology, Development, Portfolio of Low-voltage Switching Devices
- Construction and Operation of Switching Devices
- Contactors, Mechanical Arrangement, Closing Process
- Vacuum Interrupters
- Motor starters
- Computer Simulation (Magnetic field, mechanis, temperature)
- Simulation of arcing behaviour
- Test methods, test standards
- Special measurement technics
media of instruction and technical requirements for education and examination in case of online participationSkript, Video, Schnittmodelle, Exponate, Vorführungen, Rechnerübungen
Script, video, examples of real devices, experimental, computer exercises
literature / referencesSlade, G.: Electrical Contacts, Principles and Application; Marcel Dekker Inc. 1999
Kussy, F. W.: Design Fundamentals for Low-Voltage Distri-Warren, J. L.: bution and Control; Marcel Dekker 1987
Holm, R.: Electric Contacts Theory and Applications Reprint of edition 1967; Springer Verlag 2000
Lindmayer, M.: Schaltgeräte Springer Verlag 1987
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module nameTechnology of Low-Voltage Switching Devices
examination number2100301
credit points4
SWS3
on-campus program (h)33.75
self-study (h)86.25
obligationobligatory module
examoral examination performance, 45 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants
Details in degree program Master Electrical Power and Control Engineering 2008
ATTENTION: not offered anymore
module nameTechnology of Low-Voltage Switching Devices
examination number2100301
credit points4
on-campus program (h)34
self-study (h)86
obligationobligatory module
examoral examination performance, 45 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants