Workshop September 2013

SUPERGRID - INTERACTION BETWEEN AC AND DC POWER SYSTEMS

September 4, 2013
ABB Corporate Research Center
Im Segelhof, 5405 Baden-Dättwil

Program
Abstract and Bios

  

The Speakers Closing Discussion

 

 

Klaus-Peter Brand (ABB)

Welcome and Workshop Introduction

 

Willi Paul (ABB)

Welcome of the host


Liliana Oprea (Fichtner, Germany)

HCDC Back-to-Back Interconnections - Enabling reliable integration of power systems


Dirk Westermann (TU Ilmenau, Germany)
Wilfried Fischer (50 Hertz, Germany)

An overlay network for Europe - The DC Grid Option


Turhan Hilmi Demiray (Forschungsstelle Energienetze FEN)

Impacts of solar storms on the Swiss Transmission Network


Markus Bujotzek (ABB Corporate Research Center)

The HVDC circuit breaker as prerequisite for reliable HVDC grids

 

Spyros Chatzivasileiadis (ETHZ Power Systems Laboratory)

Interaction between AC and DC power systems: The need for controllability