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Effect of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter (SFCL) on HVDC Circuit Breaker

Authors(2) :-Babita M. Ghatol, Kavita D. Thakur

In HVDC systems, the used of HVDC circuit breakers have shown successful results. But fault current level has a serious problem in HVDC system because during dc fault interruption Natural zero current is not possible. So artificial zero crossing DC fault current should be somewhat modified with DC current breaking topology. By combining fault current limiter with dc current breaking topology (using black box arc model) is an alternative feasible solution. This paper gives review of application of resistive super conducting fault current (SFCL) for DC circuit breaker (mechanical CB) with DC current breaking topology to estimate the effects of combining fault current limiter on MCB to verify its DC fault current interruption characteristic.
Babita M. Ghatol, Kavita D. Thakur
HVDC, Superconducting Fault Current Limiter, DC Circuit Breaker, Current Interruption
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Publication Details
  Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 5 | March-April 2018
  Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 358-364
Manuscript Number : IJSRST184553
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
Cite This Article :
Babita M. Ghatol, Kavita D. Thakur, "Effect of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter (SFCL) on HVDC Circuit Breaker ", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp.358-364, March-April-2018
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