Short-Circuit Currents - Fundamentals

IAEI News Live: Short-Circuit Currents – Fundamentals


This fundamentals session of #IAEINewsLive focuses on available fault current. Short-circuit current calculations are one of the most fundamental studies conducted on a power distribution system. This session will help the attendee understand why they are important and help the viewer understand the various parameters of the power system that have a major impact to available fault current. Here’s a fault current calculator for you to enjoy: External link

 

Thomas A. Domitrovich
Thomas Domitrovich, P.E. is a national application engineer with Eaton Corporation in Pittsburgh PA. He has more than 20 years of experience as an electrical engineer and is a LEED Accredited Professional. Thomas is active in various trade organizations on various levels with the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC), International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI), Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), National Electrical Manufacturer’s Association (NEMA) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Thomas is involved with, and chairs various committees for NEMA and IEEE and is an alternate member on NFPA 73. He is very active in the state-by-state adoption process of NFPA 70 working closely with review committees and other key organizations