Department of Electrical Power Engineering K13115

About us

Head of the Department Address
doc. Ing. Zdeněk Müller, Ph.D.              

Address: Technická 2, 166 27 Praha 6, The Czech Republic
Phone: +420 224 352 160
Fax: +420 233 337 556
E-mail: k315@fel.cvut.cz

Shortly about activities

The department is focused on the topics concerning the theoretical and application problems of the production, transmission, distribution and utilisation of electric energy in the following areas:

  • Development, cooperation, control, reliability and optimization in power engineering systems
  • Ecological problems of power engineering
  • Distributed generation of electric energy in distribution systems
  • Electrical power systems in industrials plants.
  • Electrical power supplying systems for industry, regions, cities, the tertiary sector and housing
  • Electrical building installations
  • Faulted systems and application of protective systems
  • Laboratory testing of protective devices and systems
  • Voltage quality, power-disturbance elimination
  • Mathematical and computer modelling of the coupled problems in the area of heavy current electrical engineering and electrical power engineering
  • Selected energy-demanding technologies (induction heating and associated physical processes in solid and liquid metals)
     
  • High-voltage engineering including a high-voltage laboratory hall, totally shielded and equipped with sources of DC (up to 200kV), AC (up to 500 kV) and surge voltage (up to 1,5 MV)
  • Research in the field of modern diagnostic methods in insulation systems of non-rotating and rotating electrical machines and high-voltage systems
  • Making of database systems for operational diagnostics, the application of expert systems and artificial intelligence
  • Fast and transient wave phenomena, surges in transmission and distribution system
  • Analysis and implementation of precise measuring systems, high voltages and high impulse currents
     
  • Lighting engineering including a specialized laboratory
  • Research of lighting systems and light fields
  • Reflection parameters of interior surface analysis
     
  • Electroheat devices and technologies
  • Research of electrothermal processes
  • Energy audit and the thermal comfort of interiors