Authors: Ahmed Abu-Siada, Mohammad A. S. Masoum, Yasser Alharbi, Farhad Shahnia, A.M. Shiddiq Yunus

Series Title: Recent Advances in Renewable Energy

Application of Flexible AC Transmission System Devices in Wind Energy Conversion Systems

Volume 2

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Library License: US $276
ISSN: 2543-2389 (Print)
ISSN: 2543-2397 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-543-2 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-542-5 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2017
DOI: 10.2174/97816810854251170201
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This book presents information about the application of various flexible AC transmission system devices to wind energy conversion systems. Devices such as unified power flow controllers, superconducting magnetic energy storage and static synchronous compensators are covered in this book. Chapters detail features of the topology and basic control systems of each device. Additionally, case studies are presented where necessary to demonstrate practical applications. This book is a reference for students and technicians studying wind power and AC transmission systems in advanced engineering courses.


Ahmed Abu-Siada
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Curtin University

Mohammad A. S. Masoum
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Curtin University

Yasser Alharbi
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Curtin University

Farhad Shahnia
School of Engineering and Information Technology
Murdoch University

A.M. Shiddiq Yunus
Energy Conversion Study Program, Mechanical Engineering Department
Center of Sustainable Energy and Smart grid Applications
State Polytechnic of Ujung Pandang


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