EG3321 Modern Electricity Markets, Minor graduate Course 2.0 credits

Moderna elmarknader, mindre doktorandkurs

The subject of this course is methods and models used for planning, operation and analysis of power systems and electricity markets.

  • 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

After the course, the student should be able to

  • describe the development and latest trends in electricity market design and its connection to operation and planning of power system,
  • analyse and reflect upon different models and methods for electricity market design and planning and operation of power systems.

Course main content

Electricity market design, planning and operation of power systems, computational and simulation techniques relevant to analysis of modern electricity markets.


Individual project.


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


Technical reports and scientific publications.


  • EXA1 - Examination, 2.0, grading scale: P, F

The result of the project is reported in a technical report (about 5-10 pages).

Requirements for final grade

Approved technical report.

Offered by

EECS/Electric Power and Energy Systems


Mikael Amelin


Lars Nordström <>

Lennart Söder <>

Mikael Amelin <>

Mohammad Hesamzadeh <>


Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2011.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.