Metal Oxide Surge Arrester

  title={Metal Oxide Surge Arrester},
  author={Masa-aki Kobayashi and Mik Mizuno and Michiharu Hayashi and Y. Sughita},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Electrical Insulation},
The MOSA (Metal Oxide Surge Arrestor) comprising ZnO non-linear elements has been taking the place of the conventional gapped arresters on a world-wide scale. The ZnO non-linear element was developed in Japan and the application for the surge arrester was also established in Japan for the first time. Since the first completion of MOSA in 1975, many… CONTINUE READING