13M021RSOI - Control of power systems with renewable energy sources

Course specification
Course title Control of power systems with renewable energy sources
Acronym 13M021RSOI
Study programme
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Exams: Control systems, Power system analysis
    The goal Introduction to the basic concepts of control of renewable energy sources. Definition of control devices for connection of the renewable energy sources to the grid. Defining control requirements in micro grids or in grid connected systems.
    The outcome Understanding the model approximations in the modeling of renewable energy sources. Provide students with ability to design models and develop of algorithms for the analysis of the effects of control of renewable sources.
    Contents of lectures Basic concepts of power and voltage control by renewable energy sources. Power converters. Renewable energy sources modeling. Selection and measurement of system variables in control algorithms. Power and voltage control of the renewable sources in isolated and grid connected systems. Impact of renewable sources to system stability.
    Contents of exercises Modeling of renewable energy sources. Control systems modeling for power and voltage regulation of renewable energy sources. Synthesis of regulators. Control system performance analysis.
    1. J. Hossain, A. Mahmud, Renewable Energy Integration - Challenges and Solutions, Springer, 2014 (Original title)
    2. A. Yazdani, R. Iravani, Voltage Sourced Converters in Power Systems - Modeling, Control, and Applications, Wiley, 2010. (Original title)
    3. S.P.Chowdhury, P.Crossley, S.Chowdhury, Microgrids and Active Distribution Networks, IET 2009 (Original title)
    4. N. Hatziargyriou, Microgrids, Architectures and Control, Wiley and IEEE Press, 2014. (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 Classic lectures and lectures in electronic form (presentation). Practices include the classical tasks and problems solving using computer calculations.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper
    Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 50
    Seminars 30