Synchronized Phasor Measurements and Their Applications

Peter W. Sauer, M. A. Pai, and Joe H. Chow
Wiley, in press, ISBN 978-1-119-35577-9, 2017

  • Systematic derivation of synchronous machine dynamic models and simplification.
  • Energy function methods with an emphasis on the potential energy boundary surface and the controlling unstable equilibrium point approaches.
  • Phasor computation and synchrophasor data applications.
  • Book companion website for instructors featuring solutions and PowerPoint files. Website for students featuring MATLABTM files.

Synchronized Phasor Measurements and Their Applications

Arun G. Phadke, James S. Thorp
Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-50584-8, 2017

  • The seminal work in the essential field of synchophasor power system applications, from the renowned researchers who invented the technology
  • Now updated to include the newest applications and optimizations supporting more accurate analytics and prediction, and therefore more certain prevention of blackouts
  • Presents a coherent account of the development of the technology, and of the emerging applications of these measurements

Phasor Measurement Units and Wide Area Monitoring Systems

Antonello Monti, Carlo Muscas, Ferdinanda Ponci
Elsevier, ISBN 978-0-128-03155-1, 2016

  • Presents complete coverage of the topic from the measurement to the system, bringing together a rigorous academic approach and practical considerations on the implementation of PMUs to the power system
  • Includes a complete proposal of implementation for a PMU platform that could be replicated in every laboratory
  • Covers PMU software compiled for National Instrument HW, a compiled monitoring platform to be used to monitor PMU data and developed custom solutions, and a compiled National Instrument schematic to be executed within a SmartPhone app

Wide Area Monitoring, Protection and Control Systems: The enabler for smarter grids

Alfredo Vaccaro, Ahmed Faheem Zobaa  (ed.)
IET, ISBN 978-1-84919-830-1, 2016

  • Wide Area Measurement System: The Enabler for Smarter Transmission
  • Reliability-Based Substation Monitoring Systems Placement
  • System Integrity Protection Scheme Based on PMU Technology
  • New Methodologies for Large-Scale Power System Dynamic Analysis
  • A Fuzzy-based Knowledge Discovery Paradigm for on-line Optimal Power Flow Analysis
  • False data injection attacks and countermeasures for wide area measurement system

Advances in Power System Modelling, Control and Stability Analysis

Federico Milano (ed.)
IET, ISBN 978-1-78561-001-1, 2016

  • Research works on power system modelling
  • Applications of telegrapher equations
  • Power flow analysis with inclusion of uncertainty
  • Discrete Fourier transformation and stochastic differential equations
  • Power system operation and control and presents insights on optimal power flow, real-time control and state estimation techniques
  • Advances in the stability analysis of power systems and covers voltage stability, transient stability, time delays, and limit cycles

Monitoring, Control and Protection of Interconnected Power Systems

U. Häger, C. Rehtanz, N. Voropai
Springer, ISBN 978-3-642-53848-3, 2014

  • Recent research Interconnected Power Systems
  • Focusing on Monitoring, Control and Protection of Interconnected Power Systems
  • Written by leading experts in the field

Application of Time-Synchronized Measurements in Power System Transmission Networks

M. Kezunovic, S. Meliopoulos, S. Venkatasubramanian, V. Vittal,
Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-06218-1, 2014

  • Highlights all current and emerging synchrophasor technologies within the context of pivotally important power system applications
  • Demonstrates how sychrophasors enable incorporation of renewable and distributed generation resources into existing power grids
  • Introduces new uses for synchrophasor measurements to optimize performance and flexibility in wide area systems

Power System Coherency and Model Reduction

J. H. Chow
Springer, ISBN 978-1-4614-1803-0, 2013

  • Provides methods to identify coherent machines and develop reduced order models
  • Discusses a model reduction program suitable for large power systems
  • Provides engineering insights in using coherency and model reduction methods

Control and Optimization Theory for Electric Smart Grids

A. Chakrabortty and M. Ilic
Springer, ISBN 978-1-4614-1605-0, 2012

  • Covers simulation of renewable and resilient electric power grids
  • Provides a systematic overview of stability and performance of electric power grids including smart metering, optimization and controls
  • Discusses security and control related issues to electric smart grids including power grid vulnerability, cyber-security and networking challenges and automatic generation control