Distributed power flow controller

International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
© 2014 by SSRG - IJEEE Journal
Volume 1 Issue 5
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : Nagabhushan, Manjunath G Kadashetti
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Nagabhushan, Manjunath G Kadashetti, "Distributed power flow controller," SSRG International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, vol. 1,  no. 5, pp. 20-25, 2014. Crossref, https://doi.org/10.14445/23488379/IJEEE-V1I5P105


This paper presents the simulation results of Distributed Power Flow Controller model designed in MATLAB/SIMULINK. A simple two bus system is considered for simulation. Power flow between the two buses is obtained by providing a phase difference between the buses. DPFC consists of one shunt converter and six single phase series converters. The shunt converter is a single phase converter connected between neutral point of Δ-Y transformer and the ground, and is powered by constant DC source.The simulation is carried out to observe steady-state behavior and also step change response of the device. This paper provides the simulation results with and without DPFC and the analysis of the results is given.


 AC–DC power conversion, power electronics, power semiconductor devices, power system control, and power-transmission control.


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