ASU Electronic Theses and Dissertations
- 1 English
- 1 Public
The safety issue in an electrical power distribution system is of critical importance. In some circumstances, even the continuity of service has to be compromised for a situation that can cause a hazard to the public. A downed conductor that creates an electrical path between a current carrying conductor and ground pose a potential lethal hazard to anyone in the near proximity. Electric utilities have yet to find a fully accepted and reliable method for detecting downed conductors even with decades of research. With the entry of more automation and a smarter grid in the different layers of distribution power …
- Abusdal, Geir Magne, Heydt, Gerald T, Ayyanar, Raja, et al.
- Created Date