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Author Paserba, J.J.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2003
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Control systems ♦ Power system stability ♦ Power system reliability ♦ Power generation ♦ Power electronics ♦ Automatic voltage control ♦ Power transmission lines ♦ Superconducting transmission lines ♦ Converters ♦ Power conversion
Abstract This paper provides a summary of one of the three planned presentations on the topic of "FACTS fundamentals," for a session sponsored by the DC and FACTS education working group, under the DC and FACTS subcommittee of the T&D committee. This paper is on Part I of the session and focuses on a summary of the issues and benefits of applying FACTS controllers to AC power systems. The overall process for system studies and analysis associated with FACTS installation projects and the need for FACTS controller models is also discussed. Finally, an introduction to the basic circuits of several FACTS controllers is provided with a focus on their system performance characteristics. This paper is designed to be accompanied by the presentation material.
Description Author affiliation: Mitsubishi Electr. Power Products. Inc., Warrendale, PA, USA (Paserba, J.J.)
ISBN 0780381106
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2003-09-07
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 545.49 kB
Page Count 8
Starting Page 949
Ending Page 956


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library