Abstract

With the current rise in the demand of electrical energy, present-day power systems which are large and complex, will continue to grow both in size and complexity. Also, our dependence on electrical energy is so great that it is essential to have uninterrupted supply of electrical power within set limits of frequency and voltage levels, and that it becomes a dire necessity to develop methods for effective control and operation of power systems. Modern control theory concepts have been effectively used and will continue to be utilized for the power system analysis and control. This paper attempts in assessing the present situation in this regard and indicates the future trends.

Notes

Author's manuscript; originally published in Proc. of the Second Annual Milwaukee Symposium on Automatic Control (and Autonomous Computing), March 1974.

Keywords

electrical energy, power systems

Subject Categories

Control theory

Disciplines

Controls and Control Theory | Power and Energy

Publisher

IEEE

Publication Date

3-1974

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