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Faculty of Electrical Engineering



Thematic domains for the state exam of the master study programme Electrical Engineering and Informatics

Basic thematic domains for the specialization Power electrical engineering

  1. One and more-parametrical standard distribution. Point estimations of parameters. Tests for normal distribution. Central limit theorem. Testing of hypotheses. (XE01MSE)
  2. Random variable, distribution function, density of probability, means value, dispersion, standard deviation, covariance, correlation. (XE01MSE)
  3. Chart diagrams, principles, applications. Types of diagrams based on comparison. Types of diagrams based on the measurement. Trends in chart diagrams. Chart diagram and process capability. (XE13KMJ)
  4. Six-Sigma Strategy and its use for management of process quality. Phases for Six-Sigma Strategy and methods used in particular phases. The task of management in process quality control. (XE13KMJ)
  5. Process capability and its evaluation. Pareto diagram, the principle and application. Scatter plot. Histogram and its design. Method of cumulated sums (CUSUM). (XE13KMJ)
  6. Standards ISO 9000:2000 to 9001:2004, philosophy and structure. Quality loop. Book of quality and its structure and forming. Matrix of responsibilities. Other models of quality management - TQM, kaizen, Poka-Yoke. (XE13KMJ)
  7. Ishikawa's tools of statistical production control. Measurement of process parameters. Methods of adjustment of a measuring system. (XE13KMJ)
  8. Taguchi Loss-function, costs of quality. Statistical inspection, inspection characteristics, inspection plan. Types of statistical inspection. Inspection for variables and for attributes. (XE13KMJ)
  9. General electrical machine mathematical model, its basic equations and their solving methods. DC machine commutation. Armature interference. (XE14TEM)
  10. Synchronous and asynchronous machine model, their basic equations in the steady state, methods of their solving. Rotating magnetic field. (XE14TEM)
  11. One-phase asynchronous motor. Three-phase asynchronous machine in the one-phase system. Asynchronous motor starting-up and speed control. Harmonic components influence on the magnetic field. (XE14TEM)
  12. One-phase and three phase transformers. Basic equations for harmonic quantities. Substitution diagram, phasor diagram. Transient events, connecting to the system. Short-circuit, open-circuit and loaded operation. Efficiency, voltage drop, efficiency. (XE14TEM)
  13. Special transformers. Substitution diagram, phasor diagram. Short-circuit and open-circuit operation. Transformer load. Transient events, connecting to the system. Short-circuit. (XE14TEM)
  14. Synchronous machines. Basic equations. Torqueses, stability, overload rating. Operation regimes. (XE14TEM)
  15. Electrical system component parameters (overhead power lines, cables, electrical machines, loads) in named and relative values and in different component systems. (XE15PJE)
  16. Modal analysis in power engineering systems, resonant linear and nonlinear phenomena, nonlinear dynamics. (XE15PJE)
  17. Cross and longitudinal failures, symmetrical and unbalanced short-circuit in the system, phase interruption in the system with effectually grounded node. Significant values for dimensioning and protection. (XE15PJE)
  18. Failures in the systems with ineffectually grounded node, failure combination, interrupted ground connections and over voltages. (XE15PJE)
  19. Multi-machine stability in the power system, general Lyapunov formulation, technical criteria for static and dynamic stability. (XE15PJE)
  20. Transient events with lumped parameters, wave processes on power lines and system components. (XE15PJE)

Profiling thematic domains for the specialization Power electrical engineering coming from the obligatory subjects group

Block SE1

  1. Crystal structure of materials. Ideal and real crystals. Defects in solids. Properties of surfaces. Bonds in solids and their mixtured character. Classification of materials. Bonds in solids. (XE02FPL)
  2. Electron in solids, localized and non-localized states. Band model. Transfer of electric charge. Electrical, magnetic, thermal and optical properties of materials. Conductors, non-conductors, semiconductors. (XE02FPL)
  3. Measurement of electrical and no electrical properties of materials. Measurement of volume and surface temperature of objects, dimensions and dimensional changes of solid objects, humidity and pressure of liquids. Measurement uncertainty and its determining. Methods for processing experimentally detecting data. (XE13MAK)
  4. Measuring and control systems in a production company, their organization and embodiment in a management of quality control. Automated systems of measurement and testing. Tests of safety of electrical products. (XE13MAK
  5. Production of passive components for electrical engineering - resistors, capacitors, coils, piezoceramic and microwave resonators and filters. Application of film technologies, printed circuit boards, hybrid integrated circuits. (XE13VSE)
  6. Fabrication of active components for electrical engineering - fabrication of structures of discrete components and integrated circuits. Optoelectronic components. Packages and packaging, basic properties, types of packages. Multichip modules. (XE13VSE)
  7. Basic lay-out of controlling computer, supporting and peripheral circuit, constructional and technological solution of PC for controlling technologic processes. (XE13ACR)
  8. Software of control PC, development of application software, real time systems. Data acquisition and processing, communication with the operator and surroundings. (XE13ACR)
  9. Manufacturing of small rotating and non-rotating electric machines, application of plastic. Vacuum and low temperatures techniques, application in production processes. Lithographic, bonding and plasma technology. Conformal cover of electrotechnical products. (XE13VVT)
  10. One-factorial experiments, contrasts. More-factorial experiments, bonds power testing. Design of a mathematic model by the use of factorial experiments. Testing and optimization of the mathematic model. (XE13MOP)

Block SE2

  1. Modern drive block diagram. Basic control blocks for a modern drive. Control hierarchy. Control blocks and their influence on the device function. Logical control basic theory. Input signal determining for a drive. Supply network influence on the drive selection. (XE14PPO)
  2. Switching and protective apparatuses used in the drives. Low and high voltage apparatuses. Semiconductor switches. Basic characteristics. Type.s overview. Protection design. Project documentation. Auxiliary switching apparatuses. Sensors and converters. (XE14PPO)
  3. Power converters theory. Rectifier commutation analysis. Transformer DC magnetizing. Interrupted and uninterrupted current. Voltage and current inverter. Multilevel inverters. (XE14TVM)
  4. Active power filters. Their types and basic principles. Modern power theory. AC voltage converters utilization for the system compensation and balancing, theoretical derivation. (XE14TVM)
  5. PC utilization for the control of drives with semiconductor converters and mechatronic objects. Digital signal processing, control algorithm design and realization. (XE14CRP)
  6. Asynchronous machine electromagnetic design. Winding design. Air gap size determining and magnetic circuit design. Resistances and reactances calculation with skin-effect and leak ways saturation influence. Heat, ventilation and mechanical check. (XE14OEO)
  7. Actuator principle, basic theory and qualities. Force, torque and induced voltage origin. EMC. (XE14AMS)
  8. Small electric machines for the drives of household appliances, hand tools, PC mechanics, recording devices and TV techniques, servo-drives in automatization technique etc. Universal motor mathematical model. (XE14AMS)
  9. Power electronics applications. Electronic electricity converters and semiconductor switching devices. (XE14TVM)
  10. Drive type choice, drive components selection and dimensioning with respect to driven object characteristics. Particular drive parts dimensioning verification from the viewpoint of operational and extraordinary states. (XE14PPO)

Block SE3

  1. State changes thermodynamics, energy law. State changes in water vapour, heat diagrams. Heat machines and motors cycles, work and efficiency, cycles Carnotisation. Combined cases of heat exchange, heat exchanger. (XE12TDT)
  2. Fundamental equations of incompressible and compressible fluids dynamics, hydraulic losses. Hydrodynamic forces and moments. Adiabatic convection of gases and vapours, nozzles and diffusers, Laval nozzle, pressure reduction. (XE12TDT)
  3. General protection theory. Principles of analogy and discrete protections. Protection of overhead lines, cables, transformers and industrial complexes. (XE15DTE)
  4. Distribution systems modes, connection of non-linear loads to the network, local control of electric energy quality. (XE15DTE)
  5. Optimization of network working point respecting the limiting conditions, formulation of aimed functions, optimal system steady state. (XE15PEN)
  6. Models of system operating with respect to the economic conditions. Covering the load diagram, selection of sources composition. (XE15RES)
  7. Topology, type diagram, structures and layout of industrial installations (X15DTE), industrial substations transformer stations, electric energy supply reliability. (XE15RES)
  8. Power unit operating modes. Operating to the large network, islanded operation, emergency state solving, and transient phenomena in the self-consumption. (XE15RES)
  9. Electric strength of gaseous, liquid and solid insulators, electric discharges in insulation systems and their diagnostics. High voltage tests. (XE15TVN)
  10. Electric fields, their examination and industrial applications, electrostatic precipitators. (XE15AE1)

Block SE4

  1. Sources and propagation of LF and HF interference in electric systems. Interference emission and resistance against interference to the electrical equipments. Anti-interference media. Testing and authentication of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC). (XE13EMC)
  2. Oscillation transducers and vibration-diagnostic measurement systems. Use of acoustic and noise emission for diagnostics. Ultrasound materiology. Magnetic, electromagnetic and potential metric materiology. (XE13TDI)
  3. Thermal-diagnostics. Diagnostics of electric rotating machines insulation systems. Transformers insulation systems diagnostics. Oil diagnostics. Diagnostics of the power equipments and units. (XE13TDI)
  4. Block diagram of the modern drive, control hierarchy, regulators and their influence on instrument operation. Input data setting for the drive, selection and choice of the drive construction type. Control circuits for stepped, reluctance and DC brushless motors. (XE14UEP)
  5. Switching and protective devices used in drives, contact less switching devices. Basic characteristics. Type.s overview. Low and high voltage apparatuses. Designing data. Selection of apparatuses. Auxiliary apparatuses. Sensors and actuating devices. (XE14UEP)
  6. Power electronics for electrostatic precipitators, welding rectifiers and accumulator chargers. Electronic electricity converters and semiconductor switching devices. Power supply to linear and vibrating motors. Piezoelectric motors. Converters for domestic appliances. (XE14AVE)
  7. Fundamental laws of physical fields, scalar and vector quantities, application on thermal and light field, basic relations, quantities and their initial and boundary conditions. (XE15FPU)
  8. Procedures of modelling the physical fields, differential, integral and hybrid formulations. Electric and magnetic fields of overhead lines and their limitations. (XE15FPU)
  9. Direct and indirect resistance heating, theory and application, dielectric and microwave equipments, arc furnaces and their connection to the network. (XE15ET1)
  10. Fundamental laws of thermal field in the continuity. Fourier - Kirchhoff equation, physical conformity in the thermal and speed field. (XE15ET1)
Responsible person: doc. Ing. Ji°Ý Jakovenko, Ph.D.
Last change: 02. 05. 2011