Hybrid-Renewable Energy Systems in Microgrids - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780081024935

Hybrid-Renewable Energy Systems in Microgrids

1st Edition

Integration, Developments and Control

Editors: Hina Fathima Prabaharan N Palanisamy K Akhtar Kalam Saad Mekhilef Jackson Justo
Paperback ISBN: 9780081024935
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Page Count: 290
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Table of Contents

1. Microgrid: Architecture, Control and Operation
M Saad Bin Arif and Md. Asif Hasan
2. Smart Networks for Renewable Integrated Sources for standalone Micro grids
V. Nandagopal
3. Integrated Renewable Energy Sources Based Micro grid Operation
W. J. Praiselin and J. Belwin Edward
4. Multi-Level Inverters (MLI)
J. Gayathri Monicka Subarnan
5. Multilevel inverters for Photovoltaic energy systems in hybrid- renewable energy systems
Ehsan Najafi
6. An overview of control techniques and technical challenges for inverters in micro grid
N. Prabaharan, A. Rini Ann Jerin and K. Palanisamy
7. DC-DC Voltage Regulation in RES
Dwarakesh Kurugundla
8. Study of control strategies of power electronics during faults in microgrids
Jundi Jia, Guangya Yang, Arne Hejde Nielsen and Peter Rønne-Hansen
9. Sensitivity and transient stability analysis of fixed speed wind generator with SDB by Mohammad Hasanuzzaman Shawon, Ahmed Al-Durra and S.M. Muyeen
10. Control strategies utilized for improving Fault ride-through capability in DFIG based wind turbines to improve transient stability in Microgrids
A Rini Ann Jerin, N Prabaharan, K Palanisamy and S Umashankar


Description

Hybrid-Renewable Energy Systems in Microgrids presents the most up-to-date research and developments on hybrid-renewable energy systems (HRES) in this one comprehensive resource. With an enriched collection of topics pertaining to the control and management of hybrid renewable systems, this book presents recent innovations which are molding the future of power systems and their developing infrastructure. Edited by Hina Fathima and contributed to by various experts, this book explores the distinct integration solutions and control techniques being implemented into HRES through the analysis of various global case studies.

Developers of modern power grids and renewable systems face many issues while integrating multiple renewable/ non-renewable DG’s as hybrid systems. This book, with a focus on devices and methods to integrate different renewables, will provide those researching and working in renewable energy solutions and power electronics with a firm understanding of the technologies available, converter and multi-level inverter considerations, and control and operation strategies

Key Features

  • Includes significant case studies of control techniques and integration solutions which provide a deeper level of understanding and knowledge
  • Combines existing research into this single informative resource on micro grids with HRES integration and control
  • Includes architectural considerations and various control strategies for the operation of hybrid systems

Readership

Engineers and researchers of renewable energy solutions and upper level students on energy and power electronics programs; advanced energy students and researchers of modern power systems; developers of modern power systems and power grids


Details

No. of pages:
290
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2018
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Paperback ISBN:
9780081024935

About the Editors

Hina Fathima Editor

Hina Fathima received the B.Eng. degree in electrical engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India in 2006. She completed her M.E degree in 2011 and followed up with a Ph.D degree in Electrical Engineering from VIT University, Vellore, India in March, 2017. She also holds a post graduate diploma in HR management. She has academic and industry experience of more than 7 years. Her research interests include power system optimization, hybrid renewable energy systems, integration of energy storage with renewable power grids, energy management of distributed generators and smart grids. She has authored publications and book chapters. In 2015, she received the International travel grant from SERB under Young Scientist category. She is also a reviewer for many reputed Elsevier and IET journals. She is a student member of IEEE and is currently an Assistant Professor in Adhi College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai, India.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Adhi College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai, India

Prabaharan N Editor

N. Prabaharan (St. M’15) was born in Thuraiyur, India, in 1991. He received the B.E. degree in electrical and electronics engineering and the M.E. degree in power electronics and drives from the affiliated college of Anna University Chennai, India in 2012 and 2014, respectively. He received the University rank in his M.E. degree from Anna University, Chennai. Now he is working towards the Ph.D. degree at Energy and power electronics department in VIT University, Vellore. In 2015, he received the International travel grant from SERB under Young Scientist category. Also, he received the travel grant from Asian Development Bank under Young Scientist category in 2016. He is the author of more than 10 journal and conference papers. His current research interest includes the analysis of multilevel inverters and high step-up converters, Integration of renewable energy sources, grid connected systems, pulse width modulation techniques, and DVR control techniques with multilevel inverters. He is the student member of various professional organizations like IET and IEEE. He is the reviewer of many IEEE transactions and Elsevier journal in the field of power electronics and renewable energy.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Electrical Engineering (SELECT), VIT University, Vellore, India

Palanisamy K Editor

Palanisamy received the B.E. degree from Madras University, and the M.E degree in electrical engineering from Anna University. He completed the Ph.D. degree in 2013 from VIT University, and has been teaching in the area of power systems for over 15 years in the School of Electrical Engineering, VIT University. He has also been pursuing research in the field of FACTS devices, renewable systems and smart grids. He is currently the Head of Department of Energy and Power Electronics, School of Electrical Engineering, VIT University, and is also serving as editor and reviewers in various journals. He has more than 40 publications on renewable energy, smart grids, optimization, FACTS and MLI’s. His major interests are Smart grids, renewable energy, MLI’s, FACTS and custom power devices.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of Department of Energy and Power Electronics, School of Electrical Engineering, VIT University

Akhtar Kalam Editor

Akhtar Kalam received the B.Sc. degree from Calcutta University in 1969 and the B.Sc. degree in engineering from Aligarh Muslim University in 1973. He received the M.S. degree from the University of Oklahoma and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Bath for his work on the application of distance protection to series-compensated extra high-voltage line. He has been actively engaged in the teaching of power systems for over 20 years, both in the School of Electrical Engineering, Victoria University of Technology, and overseas. He has conducted research, provided consultancy, and has more than 280 publications on power system protection and independent power generation. His major interests are power system analysis, power system protection, and expert system application in power system, cogeneration, and renewable energy.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Electrical Engineering, Victoria University of Technology

Saad Mekhilef Editor

Saad Mekhilef received the B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Setif in 1995, and the M.Eng.Sc. and Ph.D. Degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Malaya in 1998 and 2003, respectively. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Malaya and has been actively involved in industrial consultancy for major corporations in the power electronics projects. He is the author and co-author of more than 100 publications in international journals and proceedings. His research interest includes power conversion techniques, control of power converters, renewable energy, and energy efficiency.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Malaya, Malaysia

Jackson Justo Editor

Jackson John Justo received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from University of Dar es Salaam and the Ph.D. degree in electronics and electrical engineering from Dongguk University. He is currently working as a Lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Dar es Salaam and since April 2016, he has been a Research Fellow with the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. His current research interests include energy efficiency and management for smart city and transportation, power converter control for electric vehicles and drives, smart grid with renewable energy, energy storage systems, and simulation using real-time digital simulators and OPAL-RT units.

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Dar es Salaam