EI3260 Maintenance Management of Power Systems 8.0 credits

Underhållningsstyrning av elkraftsystem

An inter-university course with good networking opportunities. The course covers the topic of maintenance management divided into the four themes of: (1) Reliability data assessment and modelling, (2) Reliability centered asset management and optimization, (3) Condition monitoring and diagnostics methods and (4) Computer tools supporting techniques for maintenance planning. The basic concept is that the student produces work on the topic on a scientific level and presents it for fellow students.

  • Education cycle

    Third cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

Information for research students about course offerings

The course is given when there is sufficient demand. Please contact the examiner if you are interested in taking the course.

Intended learning outcomes

The course is aimed at you that want to get a deep insight into the different maintenance management problems that exist for power systems.

  • Insight into a wide array of maintenance and asset management techniques for power systems
  • Identification of maintenance problems in the power system
  • Development of potential solutions
  • Presentation techniques, oral and written

After completed course the participants shall be able to publish results (conference level) on one of the topics:

(1) Reliability data assessment and modeling,

(2) Reliability centered maintenance for maintenance optimization,

(3) Condition monitoring and diagnostics methods and

(4) Computer tools supporting techniques for maintenance planning.

The basic concept is that the student produces work on the topic on a scientific level and presents it to fellow students. Seminar 1 is held by lecturers and seminar 2 by the students.

Course main content

Reliability data assessment and modeling

Reliability centered asset management and optimization

Condition monitoring and diagnostics methods

Computer tools supporting techniques for maintenance planning

Maintenance problems in the power system and potential solutions.

Presentation technique, oral and written.

Disposition

Seminar 1, seminar 2, project work 120h, presentation of project, active opponent, exam.

Eligibility

Literature

Lecture notes and student papers.

Examination

  • EXA1 - Examination, 8.0, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

  • Seminar 1
  • Seminar 2
  • Project approved and delivered before deadline
  • Exam
  • Oral presentation
  • Opponent

Offered by

EECS/Electromagnetic Engineering

Examiner

Patrik Hilber <hilber@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2011.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.