The Power Electronics and Power Systems Series encompasses power electronics, electric power restructuring, and holistic coverage of power systems. The Series comprises advanced textbooks, state-of-the-art titles, research monographs, professional books, and reference works related to the areas of electric power transmission and distribution, energy markets and regulation, electronic devices, electric machines and drives, computational techniques, and power converters and inverters. The Series features leading international scholars and researchers within authored books and edited compilations. All titles are peer reviewed prior to publication to ensure the highest quality content. To inquire about contributing to the Power Electronics and Power Systems Series, please contact Dr. Joe Chow, Administrative Dean of the College of Engineering and Professor of Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Jonsson Engineering Center, Office 7012, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY USA, 518-276-6374, firstname.lastname@example.org.