GOTF 2016 Papers

2016 Grid of the Future Papers

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Monday, October 31, 2016


Critical Load Serving Capability by Microgrid Using 100% Renewable Energy

Capturing the Variabilities of Distribution Network Net-Load via Available Flexibility of Microgrids

Functional Approach and Recent Experience Designing Resilient Community Microgrids in New York

Optimal Design of Hybrid AC/DC Microgrids

Analysis of the Coupling Between Power System Topology and Operating Condition for Synthetic Test Case Validation

Prediction of System Frequency Excursions for Centralized Load Shedding Applications

Investigating the Impact of Time Series Stationarization on Day-Ahead Solar Forecasting

An Incremental System-of-Systems Integration Modelling of Cyber-Physical Electric Power Systems

Internet-Connected DGA Monitoring at MIT’s Alcator C-Mod Fusion Facility

Design and Implementation of Power Quality Relaying for Renewable (Inverter-Based) and Synchronous Generation at Dominion Virginia Power


Considerations and Challenges with Automated Oscillography and Sequence of Event Record Retrieval

Innovative Ground Grid Design Methodology for EHV Stations with Auto-Transformers

PMU-Based Oscillation Analysis of the North American Interconnections

Composite Load Model Validation through Event Analysis with Synchrophasor Measurements

Synchrophasor Anti-Islanding Scheme

Real-Time Online Dynamic Security Assessment Using Phasor Measurement and Load Forecast

Revising IEEE Standard 1547 and 1547.1 to Maintain Power System Reliability and Safety with High Penetration of Distributed Generation

Operational Frameworks for Utility Integrated Microgrids

Adapting Distribution Network Planning Practices and Design Standards to Accommodate Distributed Energy Resources

Assessment of the Impact of GMD on the TVA 500 kV Grid and Power Transformers – Part I: GIC Modelling and Initial Studies

Assessment of the Impact of GMD on the TVA 500 kV Grid and Power Transformers – Part II: Magnetic and Thermal Capability of Paradise and Bull Run Transformers and Effects on System Performance

Blocking Geomagnetically Induced Currents (GIC) with Surge Arrestors

Predicting Power Grid Component Outage in Response to Extreme Events

Advanced Energy Storage Systems for Utilities: Case of Korea Electric Power

Battery Energy Storage System

Levelized Cost of Energy Calculation for Energy Storage Systems

Distributed Energy Resources Supporting Power Grid Reliability

Congestion Reduction Benefits of New Power Flow Control Technologies Used for Electricity Market Operations

Revenue Stacking: Maximizing the Value of Energy Storage Services

Use of New Generation of Power Flow Controllers to Defer Transmission Investment

Case Analyses of Topology Control: The Software Solution to Redirection of Power Flows to Reduce Constraints

Applying NERC CIP Standards to Power Distribution Utility Control Centers to Enhance Cybersecurity within a SMART and Automated Environment

Consumer Perceptions of Smart Meter Data Privacy

Deployment of a Centralized System for Remote Fault Localization

Intelligent Electronic Device Gateway Case Study

Limitations of Steady-State Unbalanced Load Flow Software for Analysis of Induction Motor Behavior During Voltage Unbalance Conditions

Locational Impact of Distributed Generation on Feeders

Open Source Unified Power Flow Controller Model for Quasi-Static Time Series Simulation

Viewing the Load Flow Equation via Power, Voltage, and Discriminant Triangles

Sensitivity Analysis for Influential Parameters in Simulations of Induced Voltage Between Proximity AC Transmission Circuits

Enhanced Economic and Operational Advantages of Next Generation Dynamic Line Rating Systems

Breakthrough Overhead Line Design (BOLD): System and Performance Considerations

Advancement in Transmission Line Impedance Calculations

Applying Substation Linear State Estimator to Instrument Transformer Health Monitoring and Management: Roadmap

CFD Simulation on Forced Air Cooled Dry-Type Transformers

Transformer Saturation Due to Transmission Line Induction

Insulation Coordination of FREEDM Solid State Transformer


Tuesday, November 1, 2016


Implementation of a Vendor Agnostic Substation Automation System Using the IEC 61850 Standard

Integrating IEC 61850 and IEEE 1853 (DNP3)

Blackstart Hardware-in-the-Loop Relay Testing Platform

Automated Fault Location Analysis – Data Gathering Assessment

How OSHA’s New Transient Overvoltage Requirements Affect Work Practices

Using Power Quality Data for Capacitor Bank Health Assessment and Failure Prevention

Incorporating Dynamic Line Ratings to Alleviate Transmission Congestion, Increase Wind Resource Utilization, and Improve Power Market Efficiency

Implementation and Operating Experience with Oscillation Detection – Application at Bonneville Power Administration

The Impacts of Distributed Energy Resources on Future Network Utility Tariff Structures

Distribution System Operator Market Formulation

Optimization of Investments to Upgrade an Island Distribution System

Benefit Analyses of Irvine Smart Grid Projects

Application of Synchrophasors and a Real-Time Automation Controller for Remote Synchronization and Control of CHP-Based Microgrid

Unlocking the Value of PMU Data for Electric Utilities

Transforming Synchrophasor Measurements into Situational Intelligence

Looking into the Future of Protection, Automation and Control Systems

Partial Discharge Monitoring: Lessons Learned and Consequential Safety Improvments at AEP

Applications and Challenges for a New Lateral Line Sensor

Fault Location Using Distributed Sensors on Distribution Feeders

Improved Outage Response through Advanced Monitoring: Detecting and Repairing Minor Faults Before the Customer Calls

Risk Analysis for Assessment of Vegetation Impact on Outages in Electric Power Systems

The Rise of Momentaries

Medium-Voltage Feeder Interruptions Caused by Protection Operations: What Causes Them and How to Mitigate Them

Automated Sectionalizing Switch Optimization for Smart Grid Distribution Automation

Study and Assessment of Dominion’s STATCOMs

Loss Evaluation Considerations for Utility Synchronous Condenser Applications

Stray Voltage and Induced Current at FirstEnergy’s Hoytdale Static Var Compensator

Recovery from Large-Scale System Events Using Oasis Microgrids

Determination of Smart Inverter Power Factor Control Settings for Distributed Energy Resources

The Platform Grid