O'Reilly logo

Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems by Reza Iravani, Amirnaser Yazdani

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

ACRONYMS

AC Alternating current
CSC Current-sourced converter
DC Direct current
DCC Diode-clamped converter
DER Distributed energy resource
DFIG Doubly-fed induction generator
DG Distributed generation
DES Distributed energy storage
FACTS Flexible AC transmission systems
GTO Gate-turn-off thyristor
HVDC High-voltage DC
IGBT Insulated-gate bipolar transistor
IGCT Integrated gate-commutated thyristor
LHP Left half plane
MIMO Multi-input-multi-output
MOSFET Metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistor
NPC Neutral-point clamped
PCC Point of common coupling
PI Proportional-integral
PLL Phase-locked loop
PMSM Permanent-magnet synchronous machine
PWM Pulse-width modulation
pu Per-unit
PV Photovoltaic
RHP Right half plane
SCR Silicon-controlled rectifier
SISO Single-input-single-output
SM Synchronous machine
STATCOM Static compensator
SVC Static VAR compensator
UPS Uninterruptible power supply
VCO Voltage-controlled oscillator
VSC Voltage-sourced converter

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required