EG3315 Advanced Power Systems, Major Graduate Course 10.0 credits

Avancerade elsystem, större doktorandkurs

The course is concerned with the application of advanced technologies, analysis methods, and tools with the objective of efficient system operation, control and protection of electric power systems.

  • Education cycle

    Third cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

Information for research students about course offerings

According to agreement.

Intended learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course the student should be able to

  • Understand and describe advanced concepts of power system monitoring, operation, control and/or protection.
  • Implement and deploy solutions studied in the course.
  • Provide an analysis of technology gaps and propose means for further improvements.

Course main content

The course is concerned with the application of advanced technologies, analysis methods, and tools with the objective of efficient system operation, control and protection of electric power systems.

The course is oriented towards smart grid concepts such as the application of modern telecommunication systems, synchrophasor technology, and other technologies for smart operation, smart control and smart protection in the presence of renewable energy sources.

Disposition

Individual project. (To be agreed with the course responsible before the course.)

Eligibility

The course is intended for Ph.D. students in electric power systems, but can also be suitable for students from other fields of electrical engineering.

Literature

Technical reports and scientific publications.

Required equipment

To be determined together with the course responsible before the course.

Examination

  • EXA1 - Examination, 10.0, grading scale: P, F

The project is examined through a technical report as well as oral examination (presentation to the examiner and other interested students, questioning by the examiner and the audience).

Requirements for final grade

Approved technical report and approved oral examination.

Offered by

EECS/Electric Power and Energy Systems

Contact

Luigi Vanfretti

Examiner

Lars Nordström <larsno@kth.se>

Luigi Vanfretti <luigiv@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2014.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.