Analysis, Control and Optimal Operations in Hybrid Power Systems, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1447155386
  • ISBN-13: 9781447155386
  • DDC: 629.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 294 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The book's text focuses on explaining and analyzing the dynamic performance of linear and nonlinear systems, in particular for Power Systems (PS) including Hybrid Power Sources (HPS). The system stability is important for both PS operation and planning. Placing emphasis on understanding the underlying stability principles, the book opens with an exploration of basic concepts using mathematical models and case studies from linear and nonlinear system, and continues with complex models and algorithms from field of PS. The book's features include: (1) progressive approach from simplicity to complexity, (2) deeper look into advanced aspects of stability theory, (3) detailed description of system stability using state space energy conservation principle, (4) review of some research in the field of PS stability analysis, (5) advanced models and algorithms for Transmission Network Expansion Planning (TNEP),  (6) Stability enhancement including the use of Power System Stabilizer (PSS) and Flexible Alternative Current Transmission Systems (FACTS), and (7) examination of the influence of nonlinear control on fuel cell HPS dynamics.The book will be easy to read and understand and will be an essential resource for both undergraduate and graduate students in electrical engineering as well as to the PhDs and engineers from this field. It is also a clear and comprehensive reference text for undergraduate students, postgraduate and research students studying power systems, and also for practicing engineers and researchers who are working in electricity companies or in the development of power system technologies. All will appreciate the authors' accessible approach in introduction the power system dynamics and stability from both a mathematical and engineering viewpoint.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Overview of Hybrid Power System.
2: Revisiting and Generalizing Barkhausen's Equality.
3: State Energy-Based Approach as a Tool for Design and Simulation of Linear and Nonlinear Systems.
4: Power Systems Stability Analysis Based on Classical Techniques in Work.
5: Optimal Design of UPFC Based Damping Controller Using PSO and QPSO.
6: Application of PSO and GA for Transmission Network Expansion Planning.
7: Applications in Control of the Hybrid Power Systems.