Power Electronics and Distributed Generation


Lecture 1 - Course introduction and overview


Lecture 2 - Distributed generation technologies


Lecture 3 - Distributed storage technologies


Lecture 4 - Distribution system protection


Lecture 5 - Circuit breaker coordination


Lecture 6 - Symmetrical component analysis and sequence excitation


Lecture 7 - Modeling of distribution system components


Lecture 8 - Protection components


Lecture 9 - Impact of distributed generation of distribution protection


Lecture 10 - Consumption and distribution grounding


Lecture 11 - Islanding of distribution systems


Lecture 12 - Modeling of islanded distribution systems


Lecture 13 - Distribution system problems and examples


Lecture 14 - Distribution system problems and examples continued


Lecture 15 - Anti-islanding methods


Lecture 16 - Solid state circuit switching


Lecture 17 - Relaying for distributed generation


Lecture 18 - Feeder voltage regulation


Lecture 19 - Grounding, distribution protection coordination problems and examples


Lecture 20 - Ring and network distribution


Lecture 21 - Economic evaluation of DG systems


Lecture 22 - Design for effective initial cost


Lecture 23 - Single phase inverters


Lecture 24 - DC bus design in voltage source inverter


Lecture 25 - Electrolytic capacitor reliability and lifetime


Lecture 26 - Inverter switching and average model


Lecture 27 - Common mode and differential mode model of inverters


Lecture 28 - Two leg single phase inverter


Lecture 29 - Distribution system problems, and examples


Lecture 30 - DG evaluation problems and examples


Lecture 31 - Switch selection in two level voltage source inverters and loss evaluation


Lecture 32 - Thermal model, management and cycling failure of IGBT modules


Lecture 33 - Semiconductor switch design reliability considerations


Lecture 34 - AC filters for grid connected inverters


Lecture 35 - AC inductor design and need for LCL filter


Lecture 36 - LCL filter design


Lecture 37 - Examples in power electronic design for DG systems


Lecture 38 - Examples in power electronic design for DG systems continued


Lecture 39 - Higher order passive damping design for LCL filters


Lecture 40 - Balance of hardware component for inverters in DG systems