2011

Assessment of Power System Reliability

Methods and Applications

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ISBN: 978-0-85729-687-0 (Print) 978-0-85729-688-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Background

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-13

      Introduction to Power Systems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 15-25

      Introduction to Blackouts

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      Pages 27-32

      Definition of Reliability and Risk

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-57

      Probability Theory

  3. Reliabilty Methods

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 61-87

      Fault Tree Analysis

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      Pages 89-99

      Event Tree Analysis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 101-112

      Binary Decision Diagram

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 113-118

      Markov Processes

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      Pages 119-123

      Reliability Block Diagram

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 125-138

      Common Cause Failures

  4. Part 3

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-168

      Methods for Power Flow Analysis

  5. Reliability of Power Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-195

      Generating Capacity Methods

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 197-214

      Reliability and Performance Indicators of Power Plants

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      Pages 215-226

      Distribution and Transmission System Reliability Measures

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-246

      Power System Reliability Method

  6. Part 5

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-252

      Linear Programming

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      Pages 253-255

      Dynamic Programming

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-269

      Genetic Algorithm

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 271-275

      Simulated Annealing

  7. Applications in Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 277-277

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 279-295

      Application of Reliability and Optimization Methods

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 297-300