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Power Systems

Power Systems
130 Volumes | 2003 - 2022

Description

Electrical power has been the technological foundation of industrial societies for many years. Although the systems designed to provide and apply electrical energy have reached a high degree of maturity, unforeseen problems are constantly encountered, necessitating the design of more efficient and reliable systems based on novel technologies. The book series Power Systems is aimed at providing detailed, accurate and sound technical information about these new developments in electrical power engineering. It includes topics on power generation, storage and transmission as well as electrical machines. The monographs and advanced textbooks in this series address researchers, lecturers, industrial engineers and senior students in electrical engineering.
**Power Systems is indexed in Scopus**

All books of the series Power Systems

2020 | Book

Microgrid Architectures, Control and Protection Methods

This book presents intuitive explanations of the principles of microgrids, including their structure and operation and their applications. It also discusses the latest research on microgrid control and protection technologies and the essentials of …

2020 | Book

Wireless Power Transfer for Electric Vehicles: Foundations and Design Approach

This book describes the fundamentals and applications of wireless power transfer (WPT) in electric vehicles (EVs). Wireless power transfer (WPT) is a technology that allows devices to be powered without having to be connected to the electrical …

2020 | Book

Solving Problems in Thermal Engineering

A Toolbox for Engineers

This book provides general guidelines for solving thermal problems in the fields of engineering and natural sciences.

Written for a wide audience, from beginner to senior engineers and physicists, it provides a comprehensive framework covering …

2020 | Book

Renewable Power Systems Dynamic Security

This book presents innovative techniques and approaches to maintaining dynamic security of modern power systems that have a high penetration of renewable energy sources (RESs). The authors propose a number of frequency control strategies and …

2020 | Book

Analysis of Electrical Circuits with Variable Load Regime Parameters

Projective Geometry Method

This book introduces readers to electric circuits with variable loads and voltage regulators. It defines invariant relationships for numerous parameters, and proves the concepts characterizing these circuits. Moreover, the book presents the …

2020 | Book

Advanced Direct Thrust Force Control of Linear Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor

This book explores the direct thrust force control (DTFC) of tubular surface-mount linear permanent magnet synchronous motors (linear PMSMs). It presents a detailed account and analysis of several advanced nonlinear control schemes, based on the …

2020 | Book

Fault Analysis and Protection System Design for DC Grids

This book offers a comprehensive reference guide to the important topics of fault analysis and protection system design for DC grids, at various voltage levels and for a range of applications. It bridges a much-needed research gap to enable …

2020 | Book

Integration of Renewable Energy Sources Into the Power Grid Through PowerFactory

This book evaluates a number of serious technical challenges related to the integration of renewable energy sources into the power grid using the DIgSILENT PowerFactory power system simulation software package. It provides a fresh perspective on …

2020 | Book

Application of Tap changers to Transformers

This book focuses on the role and application of tap changers to power transformers and the power transmission industry in general. Starting with an elementary introduction to the fundamentals of tap changers, the book discusses the evolution of …

2020 | Book

Digital Protective Schemes for Power Transformer

This book provides a comprehensive overview of protection schemes used for power transformers and describes the internal fault conditions and external abnormalities that may disrupt the operation of a power transformer. It also highlights the …

2020 | Book

Protection Principle and Technology of the VSC-Based DC Grid

This book discusses key techniques of protection and fault ride-through in VSC-HVDC grids, including high-speed selective protection, DC fault current limitation, converter restarting, and DCCB reclosing strategies. It investigates how high-speed …

2020 | Book

Advanced Electrical Drives

Analysis, Modeling, Control

This book provides a unique approach to derive model-based torque controllers for all types of Lorentz force machines, i.e. DC, synchronous and induction machines. The rotating transformer model forms the basis for the generalized modeling …

2019 | Book

Adaptive Hybrid Active Power Filters

This book introduces advanced thyristor-based shunt hybrid active power filters (HAPFs) for power quality improvement in power grids, which are characterized by a low dc-link operating voltage and a wide compensation range. This means they can …

2019 | Book

Power Systems Resilience

Modeling, Analysis and Practice

This book presents intuitive explanations of the principles and applications of power system resiliency, as well as a number of straightforward and practical methods for the impact analysis of risk events on power system operations. It also …

2019 | Book

Soft Commutation Isolated DC-DC Converters

This book describes the operation and analysis of soft-commutated isolated DC–DC converters used in the design of high efficiency and high power density equipment. It explains the basic principles behind first- and second-order circuits with power …

2019 | Book

Dual-Fuel Gas-Steam Power Block Analysis

Methodology and Continuous-Time Mathematical Models

This book presents the methodology and mathematical models for dual-fuel coal-gas power plants in two basic configurations: systems coupled in parallel and in series.

Dual-fuel gas and steam systems, especially parallel systems, have great …

2019 | Book

IoT for Smart Grids

Design Challenges and Paradigms

This book explains the fundamentals of control theory for Internet of Things (IoT) systems and smart grids and its applications. It discusses the challenges imposed by large-scale systems, and describes the current and future trends and challenges …


2019 | Book

Air Insulation Prediction Theory and Applications

2019 | Book

Modern Music-Inspired Optimization Algorithms for Electric Power Systems

Modeling, Analysis and Practice

In today’s world, with an increase in the breadth and scope of real-world engineering optimization problems as well as with the advent of big data, improving the performance and efficiency of algorithms for solving such problems has become an …




2019 | Book

Reliability of Power Systems

This book presents essential methods and tools for research into the reliability of energy systems. It describes in detail the content setting, formalisation, and use of algorithms for assessing the reliability of modern, large, and complex …