Pub. Date:
HVDC Transmission: Power Conversion Applications in Power Systems / Edition 1

HVDC Transmission: Power Conversion Applications in Power Systems / Edition 1


Current price is , Original price is $159.95. You
Select a Purchase Option
  • purchase options
    $132.75 $159.95 Save 17% Current price is $132.75, Original price is $159.95. You Save 17%.
  • purchase options

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470822951
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/27/2009
Series: Wiley - IEEE Series
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 1,053,559
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Chan-Ki Kim is HVDC Project Leader at the Korea ElectricPower Research Institute (KEPRI) of the Korea Electric PowerCorporation (KEPCO). He is an IEEE Fellow and a Fellow and journaleditor at both the Korean Institute of Electrical Engineering andthe Korean Institute of Power Electronics. Kim has published over200 papers in the electrical engineering field, and has over 20patents. He received a Technical Award from the Ministry of Science& Technology of the Republic of Korea, best paper awards fromthe IEEE and KIEE, and four technical awards from KEPCO. Kim holdsan M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Seoul Industrial Universityand a B.S. and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Chung-AngUniversity.

Vijay Sood is an Adjunct Professor of Electrical andComputer Engineering at Concordia University and Researcher atInstitut de recherche d’Hydro-Québec (IREQ). He has beenteaching courses in HVDC Transmission and Power Electronics since198. Sood is a Senior Member of the IEEE, a Fellow of theEngineering Institute of Canada (EIC), and a recipient of numerousawards from the IEEE, the Ordre des ingènieurs du Québec,and industry. He was the Associate and Managing Editor for the IEEECanadian Review, and is currently an Associate Editor forControl Engineering Practice and the Canadian Journal ofElectrical and Computer Engineering. He has published over 70papers in international journals and conferences, along with bookauthorship and chapter contribution. He holds a B.Sc. fromUniversity of Nairobi, Kenya, a M.Sc. in Electrical Machines fromUniversity of Strathclyde, and a Ph.D. in Power Electronics fromUniversity of Bradford.

Table of Contents




Author Biographies.

List of Symbols.

1 Development of HVDC Technology.

1.1 Introduction.

1.2 Advantages of HVDC Systems.

1.3 HVDC System Costs.

1.4 Overview and Organization of HVDC Systems.

1.5 Review of the HVDC System Reliability.

1.6 HVDC Characteristics and Economic Aspects.


2 Power Conversion.

2.1 Thyristor.

2.2 3-Phase Converter.

2.3 3-Phase Full Bridge Converter.

2.4 12-Pulse Converter.


3 Harmonics of HVDC and Removal.

3.1 Introduction.

3.2 Determination of Resulting Harmonic Impedance.

3.3 Active Power Filter.


4 Control of HVDC Converter and System.

4.1 Converter Control for an HVDC System.

4.2 Commutation Failure.

4.3 HVDC Control and Design.

4.4 HVDC Control Functions.

4.5 Reactive Power and Voltage Stability.

4.6 Summary.


5 Interactions between AC and DC Systems.

5.1 Definition of Short Circuit Ratio and Effective ShortCircuit Ratio.

5.2 Interaction between HVDC and AC Power System.


6 Main Circuit Design.

6.1 Converter Circuit and Components.

6.2 Converter Transformer.

6.3 Cooling System.

6.4 HVDC Overhead Line.

6.5 HVDC Earth Electrodes.

6.6 HVDC Cable.

6.7 HVDC Telecommunications.

6.8 Current Sensors.

6.9 HVDC Noise and Vibration.


7 Fault Behavior and Protection of HVDC System.

7.1 Valve Protection Functions.

7.2 Protective Action of an HVDC System.

7.3 Protection by Control Actions.

7.4 Fault Analysis.


8 Insulation Coordination of HVDC.

8.1 Surge Arrester.

8.2 Functions of the Arresters in an HVDC Station.

8.3 Insulation Coordination of Cheju HVDC System.


9 A Practical Example of an HVDC System.

9.1 Introduction.

9.2 System Description.

9.3 Phase Control.


10 Other Converter Configurations for HVDCTransmission.

10.1 Introduction.

10.2 Voltage Source Converter (VSC).

10.3 CCC and CSCC HVDC System.

10.4 Multi-Terminal DC Transmission.


11 Modeling and Simulation of HVDC Systems.

11.1 Simulation Scope and Range.

11.2 Fast Methods for Accurate Simulation.

11.3 HVDC Modeling and Simulation.

11.4 Cheju?Haenam HVDC Real-Time Digital Simulator.


12 Present and Proposed Future Installations of HVDCSystems.

12.1 USA.

12.2 Japan.

12.3 Europe.

12.4 China.

12.5 India.

12.6 Malaysia/Philippines.

12.7 Australia/New Zealand.

12.8 Brazil.

12.9 Africa.

13 Trends for HVDC Applications.

13.1 Wind Farm Technology.

13.2 Modern Voltage Source Converter (VSC) HVDC Systems.

13.3 800 kV HVDC System.



What People are Saying About This

From the Publisher

'This book succeeds in providing a comprehensive textbook on HVDC system design, planning, and application issues. A wide range of subjects including power electronics, power systems. substation design, and control system design are covered.? IEEE Power & Energy Magazine, Jan/Feb 2010)

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews