By Topic

Transient suppression of switched power for critical resources aboard DDG 51 class naval ships

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
D. A. DiClementi ; Carderock Div., Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA ; D. L. Standeven

DDG 51 class Naval Ships had been plagued with frequent uncommanded cyclings of fire main valve controllers during automatic bus transfers (ABTs) of 440 Vrms power. The fire main valve controller is one of approximately 90 critical resource controllers aboard ship. Data was acquired aboard ship, analyzed and empirically reproduced at a test facility. A general solution was hypothesized during this testing and subsequently optimized using transient and circuit modeling. The solution has been implemented as a shipset aboard DDG 72 since September 1998 with no reoccurrence of uncommanded cyclings due to ABTs; implementation is planned on all applicable DDG 51 class ships

Published in:

Electromagnetic Compatibility, 2000. IEEE International Symposium on  (Volume:1 )

Date of Conference: