Tutorial Curriculum


EMTP (ElectroMagnetic Transient Program)

Abstract:

This tutorial in give the basic concepts to model, simulate and plot some simple electrical systems with the main goal an introduction to ATP and ATPDraw. The following items will be covered on this tutorial:

  1. BRIEF HISTORY
  2. DEFINITIONS
  3. GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS
  4. ATP MAIN MENU
  5. CIRCUIT COMPONENTS AVAILABLE FOR ATP
    1. CONCENTRATED PARAMETERS
    2. COUPLED ELEMENTS
    3. POLIPHASE EQUIVALENT PI
    4. TRANSFORMERS
    5. TRANSMISSION LINES
    6. NON-LINEAR ELEMENTS
    7. SWITCHES
    8. SOURCES
    9. SURGE ARRESTERS
  6. ATP GENERAL STRUCTURE
  7. TRANSMISSION LINE MODELING USING DISTRIBUTED PARAMETERS
  8. NON-LINEAR RESISTIVE ELEMENTS
  9. STEADY STATE SIMULATION
  10. INTRODUCTION TO TRANSIENTS MODELING AND SIMULATION (CAPACITORS AND TRV)
  11. PLOTTING RESULTS
  12. EXAMPLES OF STEADY STATE SIMULATIONS AND TRANSIENTS SIMULATIONS