M.E. Power Systems & Electric Drives:Load and Energy Management

Thapar University
In Patiala

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Typology Master
Location Patiala
  • Master
  • Patiala


Where and when

Starts Location
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Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Starts On request
Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Course programme


Research Methodology
Computer Application to Power System Analysis
Advanced Power Electronics
Power System Dynamics & Stability
Industrial Drives & Automation

Semester II

Power Quality & FACTS Devices
Optimal Power System Operation
Intelligent Techniques & Applications

Semester III

Minor Project
Thesis (Start)

Semester IV

Thesis (Continues)

Load and Energy Management

Load Forecasting: Classification and characterization of loads, Approaches to load forecasting, Forecasting methodology, Energy forecasting, Peak demand forecasting, Non-weather sensitive forecast and Weather sensitive forecast, Total forecast, Annual and monthly peak demand forecasts. Applications of state estimation to load forecasting.

Load Management: Introduction to Load management. Electric energy production and delivery system structure (EEPDS). Design alternatives for EEPD systems. Communication/control techniques for load management. Tariff structure and load management, principles of macro & microeconomics and energy pricing strategies, Assessing the impacts of load management.

ENERgY Demand Forecasting: Static and dynamic analysis of energy demand, elements of energy demand forecasting, methodologies and models for energy demand forecasting, techno-economic approach in energy demand forecasting.

Trends and Case Studies: Energy management strategy, symbiotic relation between information, energy models and decision making, case studies like industrial energy forecasting, transportation energy forecasting, residential, commercial and agricultural energy forecasting

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