Volume 13 (2025)
Volume 12 (2024)
Volume 11 (2023)
Volume 10 (2022)
Volume 9 (2021)
Volume 8 (2020)
Volume 7 (2019)
Volume 6 (2018)
Volume 5 (2017)
Volume 4 (2016)
Volume 3 (2015)
Volume 2 (2014)
Volume 1 (2013)

Micro Grid
Fuel Consumption Reduction and Energy Management in Stand-Alone Hybrid Microgrid under Load Uncertainty and Demand Response by Linear Programming

A.M. Dejamkhooy; M. Hamedi; H. Shayeghi; S.J. SeyedShenava

Volume 8, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 273-281


  A stand-alone microgrid usually contains a set of distributed generation resources, energy storage system and loads that can be used to supply electricity of remote areas. These areas are small in terms of population and industry. Connection of these areas to the national distribution network due to ...  Read More

Enhancement in Voltage Stability Using FACTS Devices Under Contingency Conditions

S.K. Gupta; S.K. Mallik

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2024, , Pages 365-378


  The voltage stability margin (VSM) is an important indicator to access the voltage stability of the power system. In this paper, Flexible AC transmission systems (FACTS) devices like static synchronous compensator (STATCOM), static synchronous series compensator (SSSC), and unified power flow controller ...  Read More

Non-Linear Control Systems
Yaw Rate Control and Actuator Fault Detection and Isolation for a Four Wheel Independent Drive Electric Vehicle

N. Bagheri; H. Alipour

Volume 5, Issue 1 , June 2017, , Pages 83-95


  In this paper, a new actuator fault detection and isolation method for a four wheel independent drive electric vehicle is proposed. Also, a controller based on sliding mode control method is proposed for lateral stability of the vehicle. The proposed control method is designed in three high, medium and ...  Read More

Planing & Reliability
Return on Investment in Transmission Network Expansion Planning Considering Wind Generation Uncertainties Applying Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm

S. Abbasi; H. Abdi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 89-100


  Although significant private investment is absorbed in different sectors of power systems, transmission sector is still suffering from appropriate private investment. This is because of the pricing policies of transmission services, tariffs, and especially for investment risks. Investment risks are due ...  Read More

Power Electronic
An Interleaved Configuration of Modified KY Converter with High Conversion Ratio for Renewable Energy Applications; Design, Analysis and Implementation

M. Eskandarpour Azizkandi; F. Sedaghati; H. Shayeghi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 90-106


  In this paper, a new high efficiency, high step-up, non-isolated, interleaved DC-DC converter for renewable energy applications is presented. In the suggested topology, two modified step-up KY converters are interleaved to obtain a high conversion ratio without the use of coupled inductors. In comparison ...  Read More

Flexible AC TransmissionSystems (FACTs) Devices
Adaptive Observer-Based Decentralized Scheme for Robust Nonlinear Power Flow Control Using HPFC

A. Mohammadpour Shotorbani; S. Ghassem Zadeh; B. Mohammadi-ivatloo; S. H. Hosseini; L. Wang

Volume 5, Issue 2 , December 2017, , Pages 191-203


  This paper investigates the robust decentralized nonlinear control of power flow in a power system using a new configuration of UPFC. This structure comprises two shunt converters and one series capacitor called as hybrid power flow controller (HPFC). A controller is designed via control Lyapunov function ...  Read More

Power System Stability
The Effect of High Penetration Level of Distributed Generation Sources on Voltage Stability Analysis in Unbalanced Distribution Systems Considering Load Model

M. Kazeminejad; M. Banejad; U. Annakkage; N. Hosseinzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 196-205


  Static voltage stability is considered as one of the main issues for primary identification before voltage collapsing in distribution systems. Although, the optimum siting of distributed generation resources in distribution electricity network can play a significant role in voltage stability improving ...  Read More

Micro Grid
DC Microgrid Protection in the Presence of the Photovoltaic and Energy Storage Systems

K. Mazlumi; A. Shabani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , December 2018, , Pages 243-254


  In recent years, most of the loads and distributed generations are connected to the AC grid through the power electronic converters. Using the DC grid beside the AC grid can reduce the conversion stages and power losses. Protection of the DC grids is a challenging issue because of the new structures ...  Read More

Frequency and Voltage Stability of the Islanded Microgrid with Multi DC-BUS Based-Inverter using Droop Control

A.T. Alahmad; A. Saffarian; S.G. Seifossadat; S.S. Mortazavi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 06 July 2023


  The widespread adoption of microgrids in electric power systems has brought numerous advantages such as decentralized control, reliability, cost-effectiveness, and environmental benefits. However, one of the most critical challenges faced by islanded microgrids is ensuring frequency and voltage stability. ...  Read More

Power System Operation
Stochastic Assessment of the Renewable–Based Multiple Energy System in the Presence of Thermal Energy Market and Demand Response Program

H. Mousavi-Sarabi; M. Jadidbonab; B. Mohammadi ivatloo

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 22-31


  The impact of different energy storages on power systems has become more important due to the development of energy storage technologies. This paper optimizes the stochastic scheduling of a wind-based multiple energy system (MES) and evaluates the operation of the proposed system in combination with ...  Read More

Power Electronic
Two-Stage Inverter Based on Combination of High Gain DC-DC Converter and Five-Level Inverter for PV-Battery Energy Conversion

R. Esmaeilzadeh; A. Ajami; M. R. Banaei

Volume 6, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 101-110


  This paper proposes a new two-stage inverter based on transformer-less high gain DC-DC converter for energy conversion of a photovoltaic system. The designed system consists of a high gain DC-DC converter cascaded with a three-phase inverter. The proposed DC-DC converter has a simple structure, and it ...  Read More

Micro Grid
Optimal Sizing of Energy Storage System in A Renewable-Based Microgrid Under Flexible Demand Side Management Considering Reliability and Uncertainties

M. Majidi; S. Nojavan

Volume 5, Issue 2 , December 2017, , Pages 205-214


  Utilization of energy storage system (ESS) in microgrids has turned to be necessary in recent years and now with the improvement of storage technologies, system operators are looking for an exact modeling and calculation for optimal sizing of ESS. In the proposed paper, optimal size of ESS is determined ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Investigation of Unbalanced Magnetic Force in Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Machines with Diametrically Asymmetric Winding

M. Jafarboland; S. M. Mousavi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , December 2018, , Pages 255-267


  The purpose of this paper is the calculation of Unbalanced Magnetic Force (UMF) in permanent magnet brushless DC (PMBLDC) machines with diametrically asymmetric winding and investigation of UMF variations in the presence of phase advance angle. This paper presents an analytical model of UMF in surface ...  Read More

Power System Operation
Sensitivity Analysis Based Multi-Objective Economic Emission Dispatch in Microgrid

N. Kumar; S. Dahiya; K.P.Singh Parmar

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 16 September 2023


  The microgrid (μG) is an integration of distributed generation and local loads with energy storage system. Cost minimization is one of the main objectives in modern power systems.Economic dispatch(ED) is a fundamental problem related to μG and the conventional grid. Economic dispatch(ED) provides ...  Read More

Selective Harmonics Elimination Technique in Cascaded H-Bridge Multi-Level Inverters Using the Salp Swarm Optimization Algorithm

M. Hosseinpour; S. Mansoori; H. Shayeghi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 32-42


  A new optimization method is proposed in this paper for finding the firing angles in multi-level voltage source inverters to eliminate low-order selective harmonics and reduce total harmonic distortion (THD) value of the output voltage. For thid end, Fourier series is used for calculating objective function ...  Read More

Probabilistic Power Distribution Planning Using Multi-Objective Harmony Search Algorithm

A. Rastgou; J. Moshtagh; S. Bahramara

Volume 6, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 111-125


  In this paper, power distribution planning (PDP) considering distributed generators (DGs) is investigated as a dynamic multi-objective optimization problem. Moreover, Monte Carlo simulation (MCS) is applied to handle the uncertainty in electricity price and load demand. In the proposed model, investment ...  Read More

Micro Grid
Operation of Multi Carrier Microgrid (MCMG) Considering Demand Response

V. Amir; Sh. Jadid; M. Ehsan

Volume 7, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 119-128


  : In this paper, the operation of a future distribution network is discussed under the assumption of a multi-carrier microgrid (MCMG) concept. The new model considers a modern energy management technique in electricity and natural gas networks based on a novel demand side management (DSM) which the energy ...  Read More

Dynamic Analysis and Optimal Design of FLPSS for Power Network Connected Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Using of PSO

H. Shahsavari; A. Safari; J. Salehi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , December 2017, , Pages 215-225


  This paper studies the theory and modeling manner of solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) into power network and its effect on small signal stability. The paper demonstrates the fundamental module, mathematical analysis and small signal modeling of the SOFC connected to single machine infinite bus (SMIB) system. ...  Read More

Renewable Energy
Hierarchy Style Application in Line Extension with Responsive Loads Evaluating the Dynamic Nature of Solar Units

H. Shayeghi; Y. Hashemi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , December 2018, , Pages 268-284


  This paper presents a model for line extension scheduled to participate in responsive loads in the power system aiming the improvement of techno-economical parameters. The model is studied with the presence of photovoltaic generators that produce variable power depending on the geographical condition. ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Low-Switching Based Improved PWM for Torque Harmonic Reduction in V/f Controlled High Power Inverter Fed IM Drive

Sh. Yadav; S.K. Mallik; A. Mishra

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 03 November 2023


  Low Switching-based  v/f -controlled induction motor (IM) drives are incredibly susceptible to torque harmonics and their Vibrations. These consequences lead to intensifying losses, damage drive, and can even turn out into shaft failure of high power/speed drives. In literature, numerous control ...  Read More

Power Electronic
Analysis of Switched Inductor Three-level DC/DC Converter

E. Salari; M. R. Banaei; A. Ajami

Volume 6, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 126-134


  A non-isolated DC/DC converter with high transfer gain is proposed in this paper. The presented converter consists of the switched inductor and three-level converters. The DC/DC power converter is three-level boost converter to convert the output voltage of the DC source into two voltage sources. The ...  Read More

Power Electronic
An Isolated Off-Line High Power Factor Electrolytic Capacitor-Less LED Driver with Pulsating Output Current

A. Ghaemi; M. R. Banaei; A. Safari

Volume 7, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 129-139


  One of the most efficient lighting technology is based on light-emitting diodes (LEDs). Common LED drivers with AC-input (50-60Hz) usually require a bulk electrolytic capacitor to decrease low-frequency ripple in the output. However, the critical element that limits the lifespan of the LED driver is ...  Read More

Flexible AC TransmissionSystems (FACTs) Devices
Analyzing Impacts of FACTS Devices in Dealing with Short-Term and Long-Term Wind Turbine Faults

A. Shahdadi; B. Z-M-Shahrekohne; S. M. Barakati

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 206-215


  More than one hundred countries are using wind energy due to their easy implementation, cheap energy, and high energy efficiency. Implementation of FACTS devices in Wind Energy Conversion Systems (WECS) has been dramatically improved due to cooperative and accurate performance of FACTS devices. However, ...  Read More

Energy Management
Optimal Operation Management of Grid-connected Microgrid Using Multi-Objective Group Search Optimization Algorithm

H. Shayeghi; E. Shahryari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , December 2017, , Pages 227-239


  Utilizing distributed generations (DGs) near load points has introduced the concept of microgrid. However, stochastic nature of wind and solar power generation as well as electricity load makes it necessary to utilize an energy management system (EMS) to manage hourly power of microgrid and optimally ...  Read More