Mine Power Systems

Course Name: 

Mine Power Systems (MN313)


B.Tech (Mining Engg)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Electric power in mining, three phase circuit analysis, components of mine power systems, power flow calculations, control of reactive power flow, grounding systems, ground bed construction, per unit representation, symmetrical components, analysis of symmetrical and unsymmetrical faults on mine power systems, transients and over-voltages, protective equipments and relaying.


Morley L.A., Mine Power Systems, US Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9258, 1990. Stevenson W.D., Grainger, J.J., Power System analysis, 1st edition, McGraw Hill, 1994. Nasar, S.A., Trutt, F.C., Electric Power Systems, 1st Edition, CRC Press, 1998.


Mining Engineering

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Prof. V. R. Sastry, Head of the Department
Department of Mining Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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