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Thermal Modeling of Dry-Transformers and Estimating Temperature Rise

Authors: M. Ghareh, L. Sepahi


Temperature rise in a transformer depends on variety of parameters such as ambient temperature, output current and type of the core. Considering these parameters, temperature rise estimation is still complicated procedure. In this paper, we present a new model based on simple electrical equivalent circuit. This method avoids the complication associated to accurate estimation and is in very good agreement with practice.

Keywords: Thermal Modeling, temperature rise, equivalent thermal circuit

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