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)

Power Electronic
A Modified Clamp-Double Submodule (CD-SM) Based Modular Multilevel Converter (MMC) With Reduced Component Count for HVDC Application

H. Chaudhari; P. Darji

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 08 November 2023


  Recent grid codes require a high voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station remains connected and provide reliable operation under various faults. An improved clamp-double submodule (CD-SM) is introduced in this article, which belongs to the modular multilevel converter (MMC) topologies proposed ...  Read More

Stabilizing Microgrid Frequency by Linear Controller Design to Increase Dynamic Response of Diesel Generator Frequency Control Loop

H. Radmanesh; M. Saeidi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 216-226


  In this paper, a distributed generation including diesel generators, wind turbines, and microturbines are introduced, and their mathematical model is described using the Taylor expansion method. With the goal of computational complexity eliminating, the reduced order model (ROM) of microgrid components ...  Read More

Planing & Reliability
Reliability Analysis of Power System Considering Renewable Resources, CHP Units, Energy Storage Devices and Demand Response Program

A. Ghaedi; M. Mahmoudian; R. Sedaghati

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 08 November 2023


  In recent years, due to rising social welfare, the reliability has become one of most important topics of modern power network and electricity companies try to provide the electric power to the consumers with minimal interruptions. For this purpose, the electricity companies to improve the reliability ...  Read More

Energy Management
Optimal energy management of microgrid in day-ahead and intra-day markets using a copula-based uncertainty modeling method

E. Shahryari; H. Shayeghi; B. Mohammadi-ivatloo; M. Moradzadeh

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 86-96


  Recently, economic and environmental problems have created a strong attitude toward utilizing renewable energy sources (RESs). Nevertheless, uncertainty of wind and solar power leads to a more complicated energy management (EM) of RESs in microgrids. This paper models and solves the EM problem of microgrid ...  Read More

Power System Stability
Static Security Assessment of Integrated Power Systems with Wind Farms Using Complex Network Theory

F. Babaei; A. Safari; J. Salehi; H. Shayeghi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 28 December 2023


  Although the presence of clean energy resources in power systems is required to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, system security faces severe challenges due to its increased intelligence and expansion, as well as the high penetration of renewable energy resources. According to new operating policies, ...  Read More

Energy Management
Energy management of virtual power plant to participate in the electricity market using robust optimization

M. Mohebbi-Gharavanlou; S. Nojavan; K. Zareh

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 43-56


  Virtual power plant (VPP) can be studied to investigate how energy is purchased or sold in the presence of electricity market price uncertainty. The VPP uses different intermittent distributed sources such as wind turbine, flexible loads, and locational marginal prices (LMPs) in order to obtain profit. ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Optimal Coordination of Dual-Setting Directional Over Current Relay in Microgrid Considering Multi-Parametric Characteristics

P. Niranjan; N.K. Choudhary; N. Singh; R.K. Singh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 28 December 2023


  Conventional overcurrent protection schemes may not be sufficient to provide the complete protection of microgrids, especially in the islanded mode (ISM) of operation. Directional overcurrent relays (DOCRs) in microgrid may malfunction due to significant changes in fault current level and change in topology ...  Read More

Recognition and Location of Power Transformer Turn to Turn Fault by Analysis of Winding Imposed Forces

A. Torkaman; V. Naeini

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 227-234


  Turn to turn fault is one of the major internal failures in the power transformers that if it is not quickly detected, can be extended and led to a complete transformer breakdown. So, the diagnosis and location of the turn to turn fault of the power transformer, as one of the most important equipment ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
A Novel Meter Placement Algorithm Based on Monte Carlo Coupled State Estimation and Iterative Nonlinear Mesh Adaptive Direct Search

F. Jabari; M. Shabanzadeh; M. Zeraati

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 28 December 2023


  Distribution system state estimation (DSSE) is widely used for real-time monitoring of power grids, where different types of metering devices such as phasor measurement units, smart meters, power quality meters, and etc. are installed. The accuracy of estimated states and the system observability level ...  Read More

Evolutionary Computing
FOA: ‘Following’ Optimization Algorithm for solving Power engineering optimization problems

M. Dehghani; M. Mardaneh; O. P. Malik

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 57-64


  These days randomized-based population optimization algorithms are in wide use in different branches of science such as bioinformatics, chemical physics andpower engineering. An important group of these algorithms is inspired by physical processes or entities’ behavior. A new approach of applying ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Cogging Force Reduction in PMLSMs Using Segmented Magnets

N. Rostami; A.A. Kadhim; M.B. Bannae-Sharifian

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 17 January 2024


  Permanent Magnet Linear Synchronous Motors (PMLSMs) suffer from inevitable cogging force, especially in low-speed applications. In this paper, a new PMLSM is presented that uses segmented magnets instead of typically used rectangular magnets. This results in a significant reduction in cogging force and ...  Read More

Power System Operation
Impact of Demand Response Technique on Hybrid Transmission expansion planning and Reactive Power planning

S. Ghaderi; H. Shayeghi; Y. Hashemi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 1-10


  In this paper, a model for hybrid transmission expansion planning (TEP) and reactive power planning (RPP) considering demand response (DR) model has been presented. In this study RPP considered by TEP for its effects on lines capacity and reduction of system expansion costs. On the other hand the expansion ...  Read More

Power System Stability
Identification of an Appropriate Operating Strategy under ABT for Frequency Regulation in a Non-Linear Multisource Power System Linked Through a Hybrid AC/DC Tie-Line

V.M. Dholakiya; B.N. Suthar

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 28 January 2024


  This research verifies Frequency-Linked Pricing (FLP)-based operating strategies under an availability-based tariff (ABT) for automatic generation control (AGC) of multisource power systems with nonlinearity and interconnections via AC/DC Tie-Lines. Through modeling and simulation in Matlab/Simulink, ...  Read More

Micro Grid
An Adaptive Load Voltage Support Control Strategy for Inverter-based Renewable Energy Conversion System

M. Shahparasti; P. Teimourzadeh Baboli

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 235-245


  In this paper, an adaptive control strategy is proposed for the inverters of renewable energy source (RES) to simultaneously control the load voltage, grid current and the amount of instantaneous injected power to the grid in the presence of grid voltage distortions and nonlinearity of load current. ...  Read More

Power Electronic
A Low Input Current Ripple High Step-Up DC-DC Converter with Reduced Voltage Stress for Renewable Energy Application

N. Yousefi; D. Mirabbasi; B. Alfi; M. Salimi; Gh.R. Aghajani

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 28 January 2024


  This report develops a high step-up topology employing a voltage multiplier cell (VMC) and a coupled inductor for renewable energy usage. The efficiency is improved and the blocking voltage on semiconductors is decreased. The proposed structure achieves a high voltage gain by utilizing a VMC and one ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
A Customer Oriented Approach for Distribution System Reliability Improvement Using Optimal Distributed Generation and Switch Placement

P. Salyani; J. Salehi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 246-260


  The reliability of distribution networks is inherently low due to their radial nature, consequently distribution companies (DisCos) usually seek to improve the system reliability indices with the minimum possible investment cost. This can be known as system-oriented reliability planning (SORP). However, ...  Read More

Islanding Detection of Synchronous Generator in Distribution Network Based on Machine Learning Methods

M. Khodsuz

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 19 April 2024


  In this paper, a novel approach for detecting islanding events in distribution networks special for synchronous generator type is presented. The proposed method leverages information derived from negative sequence voltage components, synchronous generator field voltage, positive sequence impedance variation ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Multi-Area State Estimation Based on PMU Measurements in Distribution Networks

O. Eghbali; R. Kazemzadeh; K. Amiri

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 65-74


  State estimation in the energy management center of active distribution networks has attracted many attentions. Considering an increase in complexity and real-time management of active distribution networks and knowing the network information at each time instant are necessary. This article presents ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Review of Electric Vehicle Traction Motors, Control Systems, and Various Implementation Cards

M. Megrini; A. Gaga; Y. Mehdaoui

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 12 May 2024


  Utilizing electric vehicles (EVs) in place of conventional vehicles is now necessary to lower carbon dioxide emissions, provide clean energy, and lessen environmental pollution. Numerous researchers are trying to figure out how to make these electric vehicles better in order to address this. Electric ...  Read More

Power System Stability
SCA based Fractional-order PID Controller Considering Delayed EV Aggregators

F. Babaei; A. Safari

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 75-85


  The EVs battery has the ability to enhance the balance between the load demand and power generation units. The EV aggregators to manage the random behaviour of EV owners and increasing EVs participation in the ancillary services market are employed. The presence of aggregators could lead to time-varying ...  Read More

Power System Control
Performance Improvement of Combined Wind Farms Using ANN-Based STATCOM and Grey Wolf Optimization-Based Tuning

V.K. Peddiny; B. Datta; A. Banerjee

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 12 May 2024


  Changes in the electric supply can significantly affect electronic devices since they are very sensitive. Due to a nonlinear system with multiple interconnected and unpredictable demands in the smart grid, the electricity system is facing several issues, including power quality, reactive power management, ...  Read More

Planing & Reliability
Congestion Management through Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices Using DigSILENT-Based DPSO Algorithm- A Real Case Study

A. Bagheri; A Rabiee; S. Galavani; F. Fallahi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 97-115


  Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS) devices have shown satisfactory performance in alleviating the problems of electrical transmission systems. Optimal FACTS allocation problem, which includes finding optimal type and location of these devices, have been widely studied by researchers for improving ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Simultaneous Bearing Faults Detection in Three Phase Induction Motor Based on Feature Fusion Method and Random Forest Algorithm

D.M. Sonje; R. Munje

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 12 May 2024


  Fault detection and classification (FDC) is a vital area in the health monitoring of three-phase induction machines. According to the failure survey of three three-phase induction machines, bearing-related faults cause a percentage of motor failures in the range of almost 41-50% which is very significant. ...  Read More

Power Electronic
Analysis and Design of a New Single Switch Non-Isolated Buck-Boost dc-dc Converter

M. R. Banaei; H. Ajdar Faeghi Bonab; N. Taghizadegan Kalantari

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 116-127


  In this paper, a new transformerless buck-boost converter based on ZETA converter is introduced. The proposed converter has the ZETA converter advantages such as, buck-boost capability and input to output DC insulation. The suggested converter voltage gain is higher than the classic ZETA converter. In ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Open-Switch Fault Tolerance Strategy for Induction Motor Drive System

H. Zaimen; A. Rezig; S. Touati

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 12 May 2024


  Voltage source inverters (VSIs) based on insulated-gate bipolar transistors (IGBTs) may face various faults that can affect the operation and safety of the entire electric drive system. To enhance the reliability of the drive system, it is crucial to develop an accurate fault diagnosis (FD) method and ...  Read More