Control of Modern Integrated Power Systems

  • E. Mariani
  • S. S. Murthy

Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVIII
  2. E. Mariani, S. S. Murthy
    Pages 1-55
  3. E. Mariani, S. S. Murthy
    Pages 57-121
  4. E. Mariani, S. S. Murthy
    Pages 123-159
  5. E. Mariani, S. S. Murthy
    Pages 161-177
  6. E. Mariani, S. S. Murthy
    Pages 179-192
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 237-260

About this book


In this comprehensive and systematically presented text, the various aspects of modern power system operation and control are discussed. Covered in the volume are: computer configurations and control aids, load-frequency control and automatic generation c ontrol, reactive power planning and scheduling procedure, security monitoring, and control under emergency conditions. Also presented are case study reports on power grid failures in different countries, examining how they occurred, how they were handled, and what lessons that they can provide. A "defence" plan against similar major disturbances is detailed, including the overall system architecture adopted and the processing and communication sub-systems.


Generator communication computer control electromagnetic compatibility instability network power systems stability

Authors and affiliations

  • E. Mariani
    • 1
  • S. S. Murthy
    • 2
  1. 1.ENEL Div TrasmissioneNapoliItaly
  2. 2.Jayanagar, BangaloreIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-1252-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-0993-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1430-9491
  • Series Online ISSN 2193-1577
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