Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : EE6203 : Power System Dynamics {3-0-0 / 3}
Subject Nature : Theory
Coordinator : Prof. Sanjeeb Mohanty


Basic ideas about Steady-state, Dynamic and Transient stability, Modelling of synchronous machines, excitation systems and Governors. State-space formulation of single and multi-machine models with control equipments. Application of numerical techniques to multi-machine dynamic and transient stability studies. State-space formulation of single and multi-area models for L.F control Application of modern optimization methods to power system control problems. Application of Lyapunov function to transient stability problems.

Course Objectives

  1. Understand the dynamics of various components of the power system such as turbine, governors, exciters, synchronous machine.
  2. Load frequency control of single area and multi area power system
  3. Numerical techniques for transient stability studies

Course Outcomes

. Modeling of various components of the power system

Essential Reading

  1. P. Kundur, N. J. Balu and M.G. Lauby, Power System Stability and Control, McGraw Hill Inc., New York, 1994 , It is a good text book
  2. P. Sauer & M.A.Pai, Power System Dynamics and Stability, , Prentice Hall, 1999. , It is a decent text book

Supplementary Reading

  1. K. R. Padiyar, Power System Dynamics, Stability and Control, John Wiley, 1999. , Good for supplementary reading
  2. 2. Paul M. Anderson, A. A. Fouad, Power System Control and Stability, Wiley-IEEE Press 2nd Edition, 2002. , Decent for supplementary reading