Digital model of a vacuum circuit breaker for the analysis of switching waveforms in electrical circuits*
Wroclaw University of Technology, Electrical
Received in final form: 2 September 2015
Published online: 16 March 2016
The article presents a method of modelling a vaccum circuit breaker in the ATP/EMTP package, the results of the verification of the correctness of the developed digital circuit breaker model operation and its practical usefulness for analysis of overvoltages and overcurrents occurring in commutated capacitive electrical circuits and also examples of digital simulations of overvoltages and overcurrents in selected electrical circuits.
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