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Hydro-electric turbine governor studies using a hybrid computer

Bryce, G.W., and Murray-Smith, D.J. (1976) Hydro-electric turbine governor studies using a hybrid computer. In: Electronic Associates (EAI) Computer Users Group Meeting, August 1976, Delft, The Netherlands.

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Abstract

This paper descibes the development of a hybrid computer simulation of a specific water pipeline system and one turbine (and associated alternator) connected to that pipeline. The objective of the work is associated with the development of improved governor systems to allow faster response to electrical disturbances on the supply network. Real-time simulation is an essential feature of the work and this led to the use of the hybrid simulation approach.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Keywords:analog computer, hybrid computer, water turbine, pipeline, governor
Status:Published
Refereed:No
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Murray-Smith, Prof David
Authors: Bryce, G.W., and Murray-Smith, D.J.
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Systems Power and Energy

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