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Transient Stability Improvement of Power System Using Non-Linear Controllers

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This paper presents the design of a non-linear controller to prevent an electric power system losing synchronism after a large sudden fault and to achieve good post fault voltage level. By Direct Feedback Linearization (DFL) technique robust non-linear excitation controller is designed which will achieve stability enhancement and voltage regulation of power system. By utilizing this technique, there is a possibility of selecting various control loops for a particular application problem. This method plays an important role in control system and power system engineering problem where all relevant variables cannot be directly measured. Simulated results carried out on a single machine infinite bus power system model which shows the enhancement of transient stability regardless of the fault and changes in network parameters.

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R. Chaudhary and A. Singh, "Transient Stability Improvement of Power System Using Non-Linear Controllers," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 6 No. 1, 2014, pp. 10-16. doi: 10.4236/epe.2014.61002.


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