Picture of UK Houses of Parliament

Leading national thinking on politics, government & public policy through Open Access research

Strathprints makes available scholarly Open Access content by researchers in the School of Government & Public Policy, based within the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.

Research here is 1st in Scotland for research intensity and spans a wide range of domains. The Department of Politics demonstrates expertise in understanding parties, elections and public opinion, with additional emphases on political economy, institutions and international relations. This international angle is reflected in the European Policies Research Centre (EPRC) which conducts comparative research on public policy. Meanwhile, the Centre for Energy Policy provides independent expertise on energy, working across multidisciplinary groups to shape policy for a low carbon economy.

Explore the Open Access research of the School of Government & Public Policy. Or explore all of Strathclyde's Open Access research...

UHF and IEC60270 correlation analysis of radiated frequency band measurements on resin insulation void samples

Stewart, B.G. and Reid, A.J. and Judd, M.D. and Fouracre, R.A. (2007) UHF and IEC60270 correlation analysis of radiated frequency band measurements on resin insulation void samples. In: Electrical Insulation Conference and Electrical Manufacturing Expo, 2007-09-24 - 2007-09-27.

Full text not available in this repository.Request a copy from the Strathclyde author

Abstract

Partial discharge (PD) measurement is an established condition monitoring technique used to assess the deterioration of high voltage insulation systems such as power transformers and gas-insulated switchgear. Two popular monitoring techniques employ radiated RF measurements and conventional apparent charge measurements according to the IEC60270 Standard. Recent research has shown that combining simultaneous radiated RF with IEC60270 measurements of PD events appears to provide additional information to assist in the discrimination of specific insulation faults. This paper aims to show for sample voids in resin that the frequency content of the radiated RF signals can be used as an additional discriminatory feature for simultaneous RF and IEC60270 measurements in identifying PD produced by single and multiple resin voids under electrical stress.