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International Journal of Power Electronics
International Journal of Power Electronics


Special Issue on: "Utility Applications of Power Electronics"

Guest Editors:
Dr. S. Paramasivam, ESAB Engineering Services limited, India
Dr. Tzung-Lin Lee, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan

Power electronics are growing very fast on variety of utility applications such as active front end inverters and power line conditioners etc. This special issue attempts to bring out the latest developments on following utility applications.

Subject Coverage
Possible topics include but are not limited to, the following:
1. Circuits of active-front end inverters
  • Multi-level inverters
  • LCL inverters
  • Current control algorithms of active-front end inverters
2. Applications of active-front end inverters
  • PV inverters
  • Wind turbine inverters
3. Circuits of active power line conditioners
  • Shunt or Series active power filter
  • Hybrid active power filter
  • Unified power flow controller
  • Current control algorithms of active power line conditioners
4. Applications of active power line conditioners
  • Harmonic current compensation
  • Harmonic voltage damping
  • Power factor correction
  • Reactive power compensation
  • Unbalance compensation
  • Voltage flicker

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Paper due: 30 November 2009

Acceptance notification: 30, January 2010

Final paper version due: 30 March 2010