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Protection of modern marine power systems : challenges and solutions

Booth, C.D. and Dudgeon, G. and McDonald, J.R. (2004) Protection of modern marine power systems : challenges and solutions. In: 8th IEE International Conference on Developments in Power System Protection, 2004-04-05 - 2004-04-08.

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Abstract

This paper describes typical large-scale marine power systems within more and all-electric propulsion environments. Issues associated with the protection of these systems are discussed, with emphasis placed upon the specific problems presented by a relatively small power system with high power densities. The challenges faced by the protection system, along with a number of potential solutions, are presented. The paper concludes with an overview of future developments that may impact on marine power system protection and control.