EE4532 Computer control and Automation of Power Systems:

Introduction to energy control centers; various states of a power system; SCADA systems and RTUs. EMS software: State estimation; Optimal power flow; Reactive power control; Operator request load flow; contingency analysis. Active power control: Speed control of generators; tie line control; frequency control; generation scheduling in an interconnected system; automatic generation control; primary and secondary control; economic load dispatch; performance criteria under transient and steady state conditions. Computer aided protection: Introduction; basic configuration; line, bus, generator, transformer protection; Numeric relays and applications of DSP protection. Automation: Monitoring, protection and control; IEDs; Adaptive relaying