13M021IEM - Smart grids

Course specification
Course title Smart grids
Acronym 13M021IEM
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Power System Analysis
    The goal Enable students to design and exploit smart grids using the structures, components and technologies needed in intelligent networks
    The outcome Enable students to design and exploit smart grids
    Contents of lectures The structure of smart grids with the characteristics of energy, management, computing and communication subsystems. Power flows, measuring and control signals and information. Integration of distributed sources, energy storage, electric vehicles, intelligent devices for consumers, energy management, sensors, micro grids and advanced software tools. Economic analysis of intelligent networks.
    Contents of exercises exercises
    1. Clark W. Gellings The Smart Grid: Enabling Energy Efficiency and Demand Response, The Fairmont Press, 2009. (Original title)
    2. Peter Fox Penner SMART POWER Climate Change, the Smart Grid, and the Future of Electric Utilities, Island Press, 2010. (Original title)
    3. Strategic Deployment Document for Europe’s Electricity Networks of the Future, ETP SG, 2010. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching Classical lectures with presentation
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 70
    Practical lessons 30 Oral examination