Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2007/08
Electrical safety engineering
Master of science-level of the Bologna process in Electrical Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Carrescia Vito       42 14 0 0 3
SSD CFU Activities Area context
ING-IND/33 5 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria elettrica
Objectives of the course
Knowledge of the main aspect of the safety in electrical engineering
Expected skills
Basic knowledge of fundamental of electrical sciences and three-phase systems
Introduction to safety concepts.
International and national safety agencies,
European Directives.
Effect of current on human body. Range limits.
System of protection against direct contacts.
Protection against indirect contacts for automatic interruption of current. Electrical separation. Apparatus of II Class. Reduced voltage electrical systems. Residual current switches, protection limits and field of utilization.
Disconnect switch, emergency switch, functional switch. Safety in feature switch.
Safety in medical area, in construction site and in places with high fire risk. Introduction to lightening protection. Check for safety.
Laboratories and/or exercises
Practical lesson will be done in the same context of regular lessons. The practical exercise will be focused on practical cases.
V. Carrescia ' Fondamenti di sicurezza elettrica. Edizioni TNE. Torino
Revisions / Exam
Multi answers test and validation of the answer

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2007/08

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