COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Smart Grid
Course Code: 
15EEE360
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Smart Grid' is a course offered in B. Tech. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Unit 1

Concept of Smart Grid, Definitions, Need and Functions of Smart Grid, Opportunities & Barriers of Smart Grid. Today’s grid versus smart grid.

Present development & International policies in Smart Grid. Smart Grid – Overview and stakeholders.

Unit 2

Smart Grid Technologies: Communication Technologies for Smart Grid, Interoperability and connectivity,

Layered Architecture and Protocols, Standards for Information Exchange. Information Security in smart grid - Encryption and decryption, Authentication, Digital Signatures, Cyber Security standards. Smart Meters, Demand response. Distribution Side automation and Transmission side automation – PMU. Power electronics in Smart grid.

Unit 3

Renewable Energy and Storage Technologies – Distributed generation and storage. Interfacing of RE generation systems and energy storage systems on Smart Grid.

  • James Momoh, “Smart Grid: Fundamentals of Design and Analysis”, Wiley-IEEE Press, March 2012.
  • Janaka Ekanayake, Nick Jenkins, Kithsiri Liyanage, Jianzhong Wu, Akihiko Yokoyama, “Smart Grid: Technology and Applications”, Wiley, February 2012.
  • Nouredine Hadjsaïd, Jean-Claude Sabonnadière, “Smart Grids”, Wiley-ISTE, May 2012.
  • Ali Keyhani and Muhammad Marwali, “Smart Power Grids 2011”, Springer, 2011.