A NOVEL CONCEPT OF A SWITCHGEAR COMBINING HIGH-TC SUPERCONDUCTORS AND SILVER-FREE CONTACTS FOR EFFICIENT ENERGY USE IN ELECTRICITY AND TRANSPORTATION

Ref.No: 61115800
Start date: 18.05.1999
End date: 15.12.2001
Approval date: 22.12.1999
Department: MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Sector: MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY
Financier: ΔΙΑΚΡΑΤΙΚΗΣ ΣΥΝΕΡΓΑΣΙΑΣ, G.G.E.T.
Budget: 12.017,61 €
Scientific Responsible: ATHANASIOS MAMALIS
Email: mamalis@central.ntua.gr
Description: FABRICATION OF A SUPERCONDUCTING FOCULT CURRENT LIMITER AS DIRECT APPLICATION OF HTSC. IN COMBINATON WITH CONVENTIONAL SWITCHGEARS IT WILL DECREASE THE CURRENT HEATING OF THE LATTER, THAT ALLOWS TO SUBSTITUTE THE EXPENSIVE SILVER CONTACTS USUALLY.....