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Author Boggs, S. ♦ Densley, J. ♦ Kuang, J.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1996
Language English
Subject Keyword Surges ♦ Temperature ♦ Trees - insulation ♦ Polymers ♦ Lightning ♦ Conductivity ♦ Thermal stresses ♦ Underwater tracking ♦ Partial discharges ♦ Voltage
Abstract Circumstantial evidence suggests that large water trees convert to electrical trees as a result of lightning-induced surges. Computations employing transient nonlinear finite element analysis suggest that such conversion involves boiling of the water which results in creation of a cavity which can support partial discharge.
Description Author affiliation: Electr. Insulation Res. Center, Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA (Boggs, S.)
ISBN 0780335805
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1996-10-23
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 403.35 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 311
Ending Page 314

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library