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)

Electric Mechinces & Drive
A model-based PDPC method for control of BDFRG under unbalanced grid voltage condition using power compensation strategy

M. Moazen; R. Kazemzadeh; M. R. Azizian

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 128-140


  Brushless doubly fed reluctance generator (BDFRG) has been recently suggested as a wind generator. Different control methods are presented in literature for the BDFRG, but there is a gap on control under unbalanced grid voltage condition (UGVC). This paper presents a predictive direct power control (PDPC) ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Development of an Adaptive Protection Scheme for Microgrid Operation Suitable for Grid-Connected and Islanded Mode

N. Kumar; D.K. Jain

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


  The integration of distributed generations (DGs) can disrupt the distribution system's radial configuration, leading to potential coordination issues with the existing protection scheme. Disparate operating modes of microgrids render traditional protection schemes ineffective and insecure. This highlights ...  Read More

Energy Management
Multi-Objective Stochastic Programming in Microgrids Considering Environmental Emissions

K. Masoudi; H. Abdi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 141-151


  This paper deals with day-ahead programming under uncertainties in microgrids (MGs). A two-stage stochastic programming with the fixed recourse approach was adopted. The studied MG was considered in the grid-connected mode with the capability of power exchange with the upstream network. Uncertain electricity ...  Read More

Power Electronic
Modelling and Control of a High-Step-Up Enhanced Super-Lift Converter

S. Hasanzadeh; S.M. Dehghan; M. Asadi; S.M. Salehi

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


  Step-up DC-DC converters are essential components used in a wide range of applications. Many researchers have proposed various methods to achieve high voltage gain in DC-DC converters. However, this typically involves adding multiple passive components, which increases system complexity and complicates ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Active Distribution Networks Restoration after Extreme Events

S. Ghasemi; A. Khodabakhshian; R. Hooshmand

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 152-163


  After extreme events such as floods, thunderstorms, blizzards and hurricanes there will be devastating effects in the distribution networks which may cause a partial or complete blackout. Then, the major concern for the system operators is to restore the maximum critical loads as soon as possible by ...  Read More

Micro Grid
Optimal Planning of Renewable Energy-Based Micro Grids Considering the Reliability Cost

A. Nargeszar; A. Ghaedi; M. Nafar; M. Simab

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


  In recent years, the local feeding of the required loads in the micro grids has received much attention comparing to the extension of the large fuel-based power plants, which require the development of costly transmission lines. On the other hand, environmental constraints have led to the increasing ...  Read More

Power Electronic
A Topology of Non-Isolated Soft Switched DC-DC Converter for Renewable Energy Applications

N. Bagheri; B. Tousi; S.M. Alilou

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


  This research offers a high step-up DC-DC converter using a two- winding coupled inductor and voltage multiplier circuit (VMC) including diodes and capacitors for renewable energy (RE) usages such as photovoltaic (PV) and fuel cell (FC). The advantages of this converter are: 1) High voltage gain with ...  Read More

Power System Stability
Voltage Stability Assessment of Power System Using Line Indices with Wind System and Solar Photovoltaic Generation Integration

S.K. Gupta; S.K. Mallik

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


  Due to the exponential increase in electricity demand, the power system is being operated at its stability limit. Due to the scarcity of natural resources, the generation can not be increased. Hence, there is always a possibility of voltage collapse in the system. The voltage collapse can be predicted ...  Read More

Optimal Allocation of Renewable Energy Sources to Enhance Distribution System Reliability with Confidence Interval Considerations

M. Hajibeigy; V. Talavat; S. Galvani

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


  Due to ever-increasing energy requirements, modern distribution systems are integrated with renewable energy sources (RESs), such as wind turbines and photovoltaics. They also bring economic, environmental, and technical advantages. However, they face the network operator with decision-making challenges ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Optimum Design of the Outer Rotor Brushless DC Permanent Magnet Motor with Minimum Torque Ripples

V. Naeini; N. Sadeghi

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


  This research paper focuses on the optimal configuration of an outer rotor permanent magnet brushless DC (ORBLDC) motor. As torque ripple is a drawback associated with this type of motor, the study proposes an optimal design to minimize torque fluctuations. The proposed design approach considers factors ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Radial Distribution System Network Reconfiguration for Reduction in Real Power Loss and Improvement in Voltage Profile, and Reliability

S.S. Halve; S.S. Raghuwanshi; D. Sonje

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


  Distribution systems play a crucial role in delivering power to customers and bridging the gap between bulk power transmission and end-users. Increasing energy demand due to factors like industrial development and population growth necessitates efficient distribution system management. A low X/R ratio ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Distributed Voltage Control in Distribution Networks with High Penetration of Photovoltaic Systems

H. Yousefi; S.A. Gholamian; A. Zakariazadeh

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 164-171


  In this paper, a distributed method for reactive power management in a distribution system has been presented. The proposed method focuses on the voltage rise where the distribution systems are equipped with a considerable number of photovoltaic units. This paper proposes the alternating direction method ...  Read More

Planing & Reliability
Operation Studies of Power Systems Containing Wind Farms Considering both Deterministic and Probabilistic Reliability Criteria

A. Ghaedi; R. Sedaghati; M. Mahmoudian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 May 2024


  In many different nations around the world, renewable energy sources are increasingly being used to generate electricity. It is because renewable resources are sustainable, have no operating costs, and are environmentally friendly. Wind power develops quickly among renewable units, and nowadays, several ...  Read More

Distribution Systems
Synchronization of Microgrid Considering the Dynamics of V2Gs Using an Optimized Fractional Order Controller based Scheme

A. Khorshidi; T. Niknam; B. Bahmani

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 11-22


  In this work, a new control scheme for synchronization of AC microgrids with upstream power grid is presented. The effects of V2Gs (vehicle to grid) dynamics on synchronization process is studied. This new control approach is based on the optimal fractional calculus and has been developed for synchronization ...  Read More

Optimal Design of FPI^λ D^μ based Stabilizers in Hybrid Multi-Machine Power System Using GWO ‎Algorithm

A. Nateghi; H. Shahsavari

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 23-33


  In this paper, the theory and modeling of large scale photovoltaic (PV) in the power grid and its effect on power system stability are studied. In this work, the basic module, small signal modeling and mathematical analysis of the large scale PV jointed multi-machine are demonstrated. The principal portion ...  Read More

Electric Mechinces & Drive
Computationally Efficient Long Horizon Model Predictive Direct Current ‎Control of DFIG Wind Turbines ‎

A. Younesi; S. Tohidi; M.R. Feyzi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 172-181


  Model predictive control (MPC) based methods are gaining more and more attention in power converters and electrical drives. Nevertheless, high computational burden of MPC is an obstacle for its application, especially when the prediction horizon increases extends. At the same time, increasing the prediction ...  Read More

Energy Management
Energy Management in Microgrids Containing Electric Vehicles and Renewable ‎Energy Sources Considering Demand Response

G.R Aghajani; I. Heydari

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 34-48


  Microgrid and smart electrical grids are among the new concepts in power systems that support new technologies within themselves. Electric cars are some advanced technologies that their optimized use can increase grid efficiency. The modern electric cars sometimes, through the necessary infrastructure ...  Read More

Power Electronic
Design of A Single-Phase Transformerless Grid-Connected PV Inverter ‎Considering Reduced Leakage Current and LVRT Grid Codes

F. Mohammadi; J. Milimonfared; H. Rastegar; M. Farhadi-Kangarlu

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 49-59


  A new single-phase transformerless grid-connected PV inverter is presented in this paper. Investigations in transformerless grid-connected PV inverters indicate the existence of the leakage current is directly related to the variable common-mode voltage (CMV), which is presented in detail. On the other ...  Read More

Energy Management
Optimal Operation of Integrated Energy Systems Considering Demand Response Program

M. Azimi; A. Salami

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 60-67


  This study presents an optimal framework for the operation of integrated energy systems using demand response programs. The main goal of integrated energy systems is to optimally supply various demands using different energy carriers such as electricity, heating, and cooling. Considering the power market ...  Read More

Economic Load Dispatch of Renewable Energy Integrated System Using Jaya ‎Algorithm

A. Potfode; S. Bhongade

Volume 10, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 1-12


  With day by day increase in electrical energy demand and uneven distribution of sources in nature, there is a need of Integration of power plants. This integration needs a proper scheduling of all connected generating units in accordance with the variation in load demand. An optimum sharing of load is ...  Read More

Sensorless FOC Strategy for Current Sensor Faults in Three-Phase Induction ‎Motor Drives

A. Gholipour; M. Ghanbari; E. Alibeiki; M. Jannati

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 1-10


  Current sensors are required in Field-Oriented Control (FOC) strategies of Three-Phase Induction Motor (TPIM) drives. Nevertheless, the current sensors are subject to different electrical/mechanical faults which reduce the safety and dependability of the drive system. Single phase current sensor Fault-Tolerant ...  Read More

Mechanical Fault Types Detection in Transformer Windings Using ‎Interpretation of Frequency Responses via Multilayer Perceptron

R. Behkam; A. Moradzadeh; H. Karami; M.S. Nadery; B. Mohammadi ivatloo; G.B. Gharehpetian; S. Tenbohlen

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 11-21


  The Frequency Response Analysis (FRA) technique has advantages in identifying faults related to power transformers, but it suffers from the interpretation of frequency responses. This paper presents an approach based on statistical indices and Artificial Neural Network (ANN) methods to interpret frequency ...  Read More

Probabilistic Multi-Objective Optimal Power Flow in an AC/DC Hybrid ‎Microgrid Considering Emission Cost

A. Jasemi; H. Abdi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 13-27


  As a basic tool in power system control and operation, the optimal power flow (OPF) problem searches the optimal operation point via minimizing different objectives and maintaining the control variables within their applicable regions. In recent years, this problem has encountered many challenges due ...  Read More

Optimal Allocation and Control of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter and ‎Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage in Mesh Microgrid Networks to ‎Improve Fault Ride Through

A. Komijani; M. Kheradmandi; M. Sedighizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 22-32


  Voltage drop during the fault can be effected on the performance of generation units such as wind turbines. The ability to ride through the fault is important for these generation units. Superconducting fault current limiter and superconducting magnetic energy storage can improve the fault ride through ...  Read More

A Detailed Model of a half bridge IGBT Power Module Based on the Analytical ‎Calculation and Measurement for EMC Study ‎

J. Borsalani; A. Dastfan; J. Ghalibafan

Volume 10, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 28-39


  The parasitic parameters of an IGBT power module cause various problems, especially for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) concerns. The high-variations in voltage and current produced by the inductances/capacitances near switches in the transient process are the main sources of high-frequency electromagnetic ...  Read More