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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...

Robust Control Engineering: Practical QFT Solutions

Mario Garcia-Sanz
June 16, 2017

This book thoroughly covers the fundamentals of the QFT robust control, as well as practical control solutions, for unstable, time-delay, non-minimum phase or distributed parameter systems, plants with large model uncertainty, high-performance specifications, nonlinear components, multi-input...

Wind Turbine Technology

A. R. Jha, Ph.D.
May 22, 2017

Highlighting the capabilities, limitations, and benefits of wind power, Wind Turbine Technology gives you a complete introduction and overview of wind turbine technology and wind farm design and development. It identifies the critical components of a wind turbine, describes the functional...

Green Energy: Sustainable Electricity Supply with Low Environmental Impact

Eric Jeffs
May 22, 2017

Green Energy: Sustainable Electricity Supply with Low Environmental Impact defines the future of the world’s electricity supply system, exploring the key issues associated with global warming, and which energy systems are best suited to reducing it. Electricity generation is a concentrated...

Fuel Cells: Modeling, Control, and Applications

Bei Gou, Woonki Na, Bill Diong
May 22, 2017

Fuel Cells: Modeling, Control, and Applications describes advanced research results on modeling and control designs for fuel cells and their hybrid energy systems. Filled with simulation examples and test results, it provides detailed discussions on fuel cell modeling, analysis, and nonlinear...

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...