Power conversion and control of wind energy systems / Bin Wu, Yongqiang Lang, Navid Zargari, Samir Kouro.
Contributor(s): Lang, Yongqiang [author] | Zargari, Navid [author] | Kouro, Samir [author].Material type: BookSeries: IEEE Press series on power engineering: Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Piscataway, NJ : Wiley ; IEEE Press, ©2011Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 453 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118029008; 1118029003; 9781118028995; 1118028996.Subject(s): Wind energy conversion systems | Wind power | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Power Resources -- General | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Electrical | Wind energy conversion systems | Wind powerGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Power conversion and control of wind energy systems.DDC classification: 621.31/2136 Other classification: TEC031000 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Introduction -- Fundamentals of Wind Evergy Conversion System Control -- Wind Generators and Modeling -- Power Converters in Wind Energy Conversion Systems -- Wind Energy System Configurations -- Fixed-Speed Induction Generator WECS -- Variable-Speed Wind Energy Systems With Squirrel Cage Induction Generators -- Doubly Fed Induction Generator Based WECS -- Variable-Speed Wind Energy Systems with Synchronous Generators -- Appendix A: Per-Unit System -- Appendix B: Generator Parameters -- Appendix C: Problems and Solutions.
"The book covers a wide range of topics on wind energy conversion and control from the electrical engineering aspect. It includes wind generators and modeling, power converters and modulation schemes, operating principle of fixed and variable speed wind turbines, advanced generator control schemes, active and reactive power controls of individual wind and is a valuable reference book for academic researchers, practicing engineers, and other professionals. The book can also be used as a textbook for graduate level and final year undergraduate-level courses"-- Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Online resource; title from title screen (Wiley InterScience, viewed on Oct. 4, 2011).