IEEE Power Electronics Distinguished Lecture – “Practical Power Flow Controller Brings Benefits of Power Electronics to the Grid” by Dr. Kalyan Sen.
Abstract: The presentation provides a high-level overview of various power flow controllers and their features, traditional power flow controllers – voltage regulating transformer, phase angle regulator, shunt inductor/capacitor, and series inductor/capacitor; Voltage-Sourced Converter-based power flow controllers – their usefulness and challenges; Sen Transformer.
Speaker: Kalyan Sen is the Chief Technology Officer of Sen Engineering Solutions, Inc. He spent 29 years in academia and industry and became a Westinghouse Fellow Engineer for the development of FACTS technology. He holds BEE, MSEE, and PhD degrees, all in Electrical Engineering, and an MBA. He has been serving as an IEEE PES Distinguished Lecturer since 2002.
Light refreshments will be provided.