Introduction to power quality concepts: Need for PQ improvement, causes & effects - effects on utility side, and effects on customer side, Terms & definitions of power quality indices, PQ standards - IEEE / IEC.
Harmonic Analysis: Major sources, Minor sources of harmonics, Measurement and analysis techniques for harmonics
Power Quality Improvement: Conventional compensation & FACTS compensation, Types of FACTS controllers, Control of FACTS devices, Tuned filters, Design of filters, Active filters- review of active filters, basic functioning of shunt & series active filters, Control of active filters,Hybrid filters - review of hybrid filters, working.
Improved power quality converters (IPQC) - review of IPQCs. Custom power-park, Custom power devices.