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Medium-Voltage Direct Current Grid - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128145609, 9780128145616

Medium-Voltage Direct Current Grid

1st Edition

Resilient Operation, Control and Protection

Editor: M. M. Eissa
eBook ISBN: 9780128145616
Paperback ISBN: 9780128145609
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 3rd May 2019
Page Count: 232
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Medium Voltage Direct Current Grid is the first comprehensive reference to provide advanced methods and best practices with case studies to Medium Voltage Direct Current Grid (MVDC) for Resilience Operation, Protection and Control. It also provides technical details to tackle emerging challenges, and discuss knowledge and best practices about Modeling and Operation, Energy management of MVDC grid, MVDC Grid Protection, Power quality management of MVDC grid, Power quality analysis and control methods, AC/DC, DC/DC modular power converter, Renewable energy applications and Energy storage technologies.

In addition, includes support to end users to integrate their systems to smart grid.

Key Features

  • Covers advanced methods and global case studies for reference
  • Provides technical details and best practices for the individual modeling and operation of MVDC systems
  • Includes guidance to tackle emerging challenges and support users in integrating their systems to smart grids


Industry for renewable energy technology providers; smart grid consulting firms, utilities, and researchers in power systems; Modeling and Operation Engineers, Energy management Engineers, and Protection, power and Power quality management Engineers; energy generation, energy conservation, utilities, end-users, Industrials etc.

Table of Contents

1. MVDC Concept, Modeling, Operation, Control, Protection, and Management-An Extensive Article Review
Moustafa Eissa
2. Energy Management for Medium Voltage DC Networks
Almoataz Abdelaziz
3. Operational Design and Control for Smart MVDC Microgrids
Hossam A.Gabbar, Ahmed M. Othman, Mohamed El-Hendawi and Aboelsood Zidan
4. Global Renewable Energy Grid Project: Integrating Renewables via HVDC and Centralized Storage
Mohammed Safiuddin
5. A Robust Adaptive Learning Control Approach for Medium Voltage DFIG Wind Schemes
Mohammed Abouheaf and Adel Sharaf
6. Dynamic Modeling and Fault Analysis of MVDC Microgrids
Moustafa Eissa and Diaa-Eldin A. Mansour
7. A new multilevel inverter
Venkatesh Kumar Sr.
8. Energy storage technologies
Diaa-Eldin A. Mansour


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About the Editor

M. M. Eissa

Moustafa M. Eissa is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Helwan, Helwan University, Egypt. (On leave at Sultan Qaboos University, College of Engineering, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Oman). He is a senior member of the IEEE Power & Energy Society and recipient of Helwan University. He has previously held the position of IEEE Vice Chair. He has been an IEEE HSB Counselor; a Fellow at Calgary University, Canada, 2000; a senior visiting Professor at the University of Tennessee, United States, 2014; Professor fellowship- JSPS FY2017, Japan-Kyoto University; Granted Marie Sklodowska-Curie individual Fellowships European- Institutional Links Grants, Queen University-Ireland, Granted Newton-Mosharafa Fund, 2018, Queen University-Ireland and STDF-Egypt. Professor Eissa has received eight awards including the “State Award of Excellence in the field of Engineering Sciences” from the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (Egypt), 2016/2017; the “University Award of Excellence in the field of Engineering Sciences” in 2016/2017; the IEEE PES “Chapter Outstanding Engineer Award” for outstanding contribution in electric power engineering education, research, and industry, 2017; “State encouragement award” for the advanced technology of science, 2002; “Distinguished Researcher Award” in October, 2005; “Incentive Researcher Award” in 2011; “Incentive Researcher Award” in 2012, awarded as part of the “Program for Continuous Improvement and Qualifying for Accreditation” by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt; the “ETRERA 2020 Prize” in the category of smart grids, in 2014 (European award). He has performed research and consultation and has authored many articles in the IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery and the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grids as well in other IET, Elsevier, and ETEP journals. He has many large-scale grants in the fields of smart meter–based GIS, microgrids and hybrid RES, hybrid energy efficiency and optimization, WAM-based HVDC control/protection; energy policy making; and DSM- and EMS-based smart grids. He is currently working in innovative technology including i-management, e-energy, i-protection, etc.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Helwan, Helwan University, Egypt. On leave at Sultan Qaboos University, College of Engineering, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Oman.

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