|About the book|
HVDC Transmission is a comprehensive text that facilitates in-depth study of HVDC transmission, including inception, working principles, advantages and disadvantages, and state-of-the-art HVDC transmission systems. Topics associated with DC transmission have been included, in detail, to support this study.
This text is useful for undergraduate students of electrical or electrical and electronics engineering, postgraduate students of the same subjects who have opted for an elective course on HVDC engineering, and field engineers and professionals connected with HVDC systems.
VSC converters being used to connect nonconventional energy sources
Interaction of AC and DC systems
Multiterminal HVDC systems
40 Worked Examples
150 Multiple Choice Questions
|Table of contents|
1. HVDC Transmission: Developments 2. HVDC Converters 3. 6-pulse Converter Operation and Analysis 4. Control of HVDC Converter and Systems 5. Harmonics in HVDC Systems 6. Harmonic Suppression in HVDC System—Filters 7. Grounding and Ground Electrodes for HVDC Systems 8. Faults and Protection Schemes in HVDC Systems 9. Overvoltages and Insulation Co-ordination for HVDC Systems 10. Multiterminal HVDC Systems 11. Parallel AC and DC Systems Appendix: Some HVDC Projects implemented in India