PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PHASE-ANGLE CONTROL OF LOCOMOTIVES IN CONTACT WIRE NETWORKS

With specific configurations and operating conditions overvoltages may occur in single-phase railway networks, served by thyristor locomotives with phase-angle control. The author explains the causes of these overvoltages and shows how they can be reduced.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Brown Boveri and Company Limited

    Publicity Department
    Baden,   Switzerland 
  • Authors:
    • Graf, R
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 761-769
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00182592
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM