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Smart Grid: Networking, Data Management, and Business Models


Hussein T. Mouftah, Melike Erol-Kantarci
April 1, 2016

Smart Grid: Networking, Data Management, and Business Models delivers a comprehensive overview of smart grid communications, discussing the latest advances in the technology, the related cyber security issues, and the best ways to manage user demand and pricing. Comprised of 16 chapters authored by...

Renewable Energy Devices and Systems with Simulations in MATLAB® and ANSYS®

Frede Blaabjerg, Dan M. Ionel
May 08, 2017

Due to the increasing world population, energy consumption is steadily climbing, and there is a demand to provide solutions for sustainable and renewable energy production, such as wind turbines and photovoltaics. Power electronics are being used to interface renewable sources in order to maximize...

Control and Dynamics in Power Systems and Microgrids

Lingling Fan
May 02, 2017

In traditional power system dynamics and control books, the focus is on synchronous generators. Within current industry, where renewable energy, power electronics converters, and microgrids arise, the related system-level dynamics and control need coverage. Wind energy system dynamics and microgrid...

Wind Energy Systems: Solutions for Power Quality and Stabilization

Mohd. Hasan Ali
April 06, 2017

Unlike conventional power plants, wind plants emit no air pollutants or greenhouse gases—and wind energy is a free, renewable resource. However, the induction machines commonly used as wind generators have stability problems similar to the transient stability of synchronous machines. To minimize...

Shipboard Electrical Power Systems

Mukund R. Patel
April 06, 2017

Shipboard Electrical Power Systems addresses new developments in this growing field. Focused on the trend toward electrification to power commercial shipping, naval, and passenger vessels, this book helps new or experienced engineers master cutting-edge methods for power system design, control,...

Distributed Photovoltaic Grid Transformers

Hemchandra Madhusudan Shertukde
April 06, 2017

The demand for alternative energy sources fuels the need for electric power and controls engineers to possess a practical understanding of transformers suitable for solar energy. Meeting that need, Distributed Photovoltaic Grid Transformers begins by explaining the basic theory behind transformers...

Power System Analysis: Short-Circuit Load Flow and Harmonics, Second Edition

J.C. Das
March 31, 2017

Fundamental to the planning, design, and operating stages of any electrical engineering endeavor, power system analysis continues to be shaped by dramatic advances and improvements that reflect today’s changing energy needs. Highlighting the latest directions in the field, Power System Analysis:...

Principles of Power Engineering Analysis

Robert C. Degeneff, M. Harry Hesse
March 31, 2017

Principles of Power Engineering Analysis presents the basic tools required to understand the components in an electric power transmission system. Classroom-tested at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, this text is the only up-to-date one available that covers power system analysis at the graduate...

Power Supply Devices and Systems of Relay Protection

Vladimir Gurevich
March 30, 2017

Power Supply Devices and Systems of Relay Protection brings relay protection and electrical power engineers a single, concentrated source of information on auxiliary power supply systems and devices. The book also tackles specific problems and solutions of relay protection power supply systems and...

Electric Safety: Practice and Standards

Mohamed A. El-Sharkawi
March 30, 2017

Electric power engineering education traditionally covers safety of the power equipment and systems. Little attention, if any, is given to the safety of people. When they reach professional status, most power engineers are not familiar with electric safety issues such as practices governing site...

Aging Power Delivery Infrastructures, Second Edition

H. Lee Willis, Randall R. Schrieber
March 29, 2017

Good aging infrastructure management consists of optimizing the choice of equipment and its refurbishment while also making compatible changes in all those operating and ownership policies, the whole combination aimed at optimizing the business results the power system owner desires. Both a...

Analysis of Synchronous Machines, Second Edition

T.A. Lipo
March 29, 2017

Analysis of Synchronous Machines, Second Edition is a thoroughly modern treatment of an old subject. Courses generally teach about synchronous machines by introducing the steady-state per phase equivalent circuit without a clear, thorough presentation of the source of this circuit representation,...

EMI Filter Design, Third Edition

Richard Lee Ozenbaugh, Timothy M. Pullen
March 29, 2017

With today’s electrical and electronics systems requiring increased levels of performance and reliability, the design of robust EMI filters plays a critical role in EMC compliance. Using a mix of practical methods and theoretical analysis, EMI Filter Design, Third Edition presents both a hands-on...