This webinar was presented by Dr. Thomas Overbye, Texas A&M University. Abstract: Except for a brief time around 1970, the North American Eastern and Western grids have operated asynchronously from each other, with power transfers only possible through a few …

Webinar on 2/24/2021: Assessment of an AC Interconnection of the North American Eastern and Western Electric Grids Read more »

The 53rd North American Power Symposium will be held at Texas A&M University, College station, Texas, from November, 14—16, 2021. NAPS, a student-centric conference, has been bringing together students, faculty, and researchers in the power and energy systems area since …

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The course is designed to provide state-of-the-art introduction of data science and machine learning that is tailored for power engineering applications. The electricity industry is transforming itself from a hierarchical, passive, and sparsely-sensed engineering system into a flat, active, and …

Online Video Short Course Titled Data Science and Machine Learning for Modern Power Systems Read more »

Geomagnetic disturbances (GMDs) caused by solar coronal mass ejections can induce quasi-dc currents in the ac power grid, potentially leading to harmonics, transformer heating, and increased reactive power losses in the system. Voltage collapse has been recognized as the key …

Webinar on 10/28/2020: Recent Developments in Geomagnetic Disturbance Analysis and the Texas A&M Magnetometer Network Read more »

The power grid is a vast and interconnected cyber-physical system for delivering electricity. Treating the grid as a cyber-physical system requires new perspectives, including analysis techniques as well as operating procedures. Attacks on the grid could detrimentally affect public health …

Webinar on 9/23/2020: Enabling Power System Cyber-Physical Resilience Read more »

Worldwide consumption of electricity is expected to nearly double over the next two-and-a-half decades. International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that meeting this demand for power will require over 5,000 GW of new electricity generating capacity (including replacement capacity) at a …

Webinar on 8/26/2020: Impact of Distributed Energy Resources on Distribution and Transmission Systems Read more »