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Power System Control and Stability, 2nd Edition

Paul M. Anderson, A. A. Fouad

ISBN: 978-0-471-23862-1 October 2002 Wiley-IEEE Press 672 Pages

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Analyzes the dynamic performance of interconnected power systems.
* Examines the characteristics of the various components of a power system during normal operating conditions and during disturbances.
* Explores the detailed mathematical models of system components and analyzes the system behavior using the necessary computational tools.

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Part I: Introduction.

Chapter 1: Power System Stability.

Chapter 2: The Elementary Mathematical Model.

Chapter 3: System Response to Small Disturbances.

Part II: The Electromagnetic Torque.

Chapter 4: The Synchronous Machine.

Chapter 5: The Simulation of Synchronous Machines.

Chapter 6: Linear Models of the Synchronous Machine.

Chapter 7: Excitation Systems.

Chapter 8: Effect of Excitation on Stability.

Chapter 9: Multimachine Systems with Constant Impedance Loads.

Part III: The Mechanical Torque Power System Control and Stability.

Chapter 10: Speed Governing.

Chapter 11: Steam Turbine Prime Movers.

Chapter 12: Hydraulic Turbine Prime Movers.

Chapter 13: Combustion Turbine and Combined-Cycle Power Plants.

Appendix A: Trigonometric Identities for Three-Phase Systems.

Appendix B: Some Computer Methods for Solving Differential Equations.

Appendix C: Normalization.

Appendix D: Typical System Data.

Appendix E: Excitation Control System Definitions.

Appendix F: Control System Components.

Appendix G: Pressure Control Systems.

Appendix H: The Governor Equations.

Appendix I: Wave Equations for a Hydraulic Conduit.

Appendix J: Hydraulic Servomotors.


"...updating a work first published more than 25 years ago, this book was written for both electric utility engineers and 'advanced students'...each chapter includes a set of problems..." (Electrical Apparatus, January 2003)