HVDC Transmission: Power Conversion Applications in Power Systems / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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To address the pressing need for an up-to-date and comprehensivetreatment of the subject, Kim, Sood, Jang, Lim and Lee havecollaborated to produce this key text and reference. Combining classroom-tested materials from North America and Asia,HVDC Transmission compactly summarizes the latest researchresults, and includes the insights of experts from power systems,power electronics, and simulation backgrounds. The authorswalk readers through basic theory and practical applications, whilealso providing the broader historical context and futuredevelopment of HVDC technology.
- Presents case studies covering basic and advanced HVDCdeployments headed by world-renowned experts
- Demonstrates how to design, analyze and maintain HVDC systemsin the field
- Provides updates on new HVDC technologies, such as active powerfilters, PWM, VSC, and 800 KV systems
- Rounds out readers' understanding with chapters dedicated tothe key areas of simulation and main circuit design
- Introduces wind power system interconnection with HVDC
- Arms readers with an understanding of future HVDC trends
Balancing theoretical instruction with practical application,HVDC Transmission delivers comprehensive working knowledgeto power utility engineers, power transmission researchers, andadvanced undergraduates and postgraduates in power engineeringprograms. The book is also a useful reference to for engineers andstudents focused on closely related areas such as renewable energyand power system planning.
About the Author
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 ContentsForeword.
List of Symbols.
1 Development of HVDC Technology.
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.
2.2 3-Phase Converter.
2.3 3-Phase Full Bridge Converter.
2.4 12-Pulse Converter.
3 Harmonics of HVDC and Removal.
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.
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.
9.2 System Description.
9.3 Phase Control.
10 Other Converter Configurations for HVDCTransmission.
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.
12.7 Australia/New Zealand.
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
'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)