Teaching

ER57: Power system analysis and control

ER57 deals with the analysis and control of electric power systems, at the transmission and distribution levels. Contrary to other courses discussing components such as machines or transformers, this course focuses on network and system aspects. The following topics are covered:

  • Power system architecture
  • Synchronous generators
  • Transmission and distribution lines
  • Power flow analysis
  • Balanced and unbalanced fault analysis
  • Protection and relaying
  • Frequency and voltage control
  • Smart grid and renewable energy
  • Transient stability (bonus)
  • Reliability (bonus)

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HES: Hybrid energy systems

HES is a course for the SPIM doctoral school focused on hybrid energy systems, with a focus on hybrid vehicles and microgrids. The following topics are covered:

  • Component modeling and technology: renewable sources and storage
  • Power electronics and static converters
  • Hybrid vehicle applications
  • Microgrid applications