An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) can avoid potentially catastrophic havoc caused by electricity supply line disturbances. This book is a comprehensive guide to the various types of UPS systems available, showing how they may be specified and applied effectively.
Why the need arises, J.R. Platts; history and market growth, W.R. Knight; dynamic systems with battery energy store, G. Manders; rotary systems with integral diesel engines, B.J. Beck; static thyrister inverter system with battery energy store, M.J. Leach; static transistor UPS incorporating battery back-up, E.P. Barnett; batteries, I. Harrison; applications to air transportation, R. Cato; applications to telecommunications, N.G.M. Newton; harmonic distortion of UPS input and output voltages, A. King; UPS reliability, P. Smart; the specification, A. King.
Series: I E E Power Engineering Series
Number Of Pages: 160
Publisher: Institution of Engineering and Technology
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 15.88
Weight (kg): 0.41