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A toolbox for Education and Research in Electric Power Engineering

Luigi Vanfretti

vanfrl@rpi.edu

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

ECSE Department

Fall 2006

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Outline I

1

Motivation

Acknowledgment

Main goals of this presentation

Note

2

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT)

PSAT Basics

Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

Power System Model

Power Flow

Bifurcation Analysis

Optimal Power Flow

Small Signal Stability

Time Domain Simulations

Case Studies

PSAT Routines

GAMS and UWPFLOW Interfaces

3

The PSAT as an Educational and Research Tool

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Outline II

PSAT in learning, education and research

Summary of the main subjects discussed in this talk

Thanks!

References

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Motivation Acknowledgment

Acknowledgment

Many, many thanks!

This talk is mostly based on the course Power System Analysis in

an Electricity Markets Environment lectured by Dr. Federico

Milano [1] of the University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain; the

PSAT Documentation [2], the PSAT Version 1.3.4 [3] and in [4, 5].

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Motivation Main goals of this presentation

Main Goals of this presentation

PSAT in your everyday life: an Educational and Research Tool

To give a broad view of the PSAT and it’s capabilities

To demonstrate the use of some of the routines and models which

are currently in the PSAT

To show the capabilities of the PSAT through examples

To present the use of the PSAT as a tool suitable of education and

research

To encourage YOU to use the PSAT as an everyday tool!

Luigi Vanfretti, vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 5 / 94

Motivation Note

Note

This presentation was elaborated using previous PSAT (Power

System Analysis Toolbox) versions (older than 2.0).

Even thought most of the contents of this presentation still apply

for version 2.0., there might be differences with the latest

distribution.

... therefore, complaints will be sent to /dev/null

Luigi Vanfretti, vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 6 / 94

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT)

PSAT 1.3.4

Power Analysis Toolbox

Luigi Vanfretti, vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 7 / 94

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

What is the PSAT? I

Power system analysis and control at your ﬁngertips!

PSAT is an open code Matlab based toolbox for electric power

system analysis and control.

PSAT can handle a wide variety of Power Systems: from small

scale educational networks to medium size realistic power

systems.

PSAT is also GNU Octave compatible in it’s command line version.

Being PSAT and open code software it is suitable for research

since it allows to modify the existing models/routines and/or to

include new models/routines.

The GUIs and Simulink library make it easy to use, thus, it’s

adequate for educational purposes such as teaching and self

study; besides being free!

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

What is the PSAT? II

Power system analysis and control at your ﬁngertips!

PSAT makes a full use of Matlab vectorized computations and

sparse matrix functions, this gives an optimal performance.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

Structure of the PSAT

Scheme of the PSAT

Synoptic scheme

The ﬁgure presents the synoptic scheme of the PSAT. It

can be observed that the Power Flow algorithm is used as

the PSAT kernel, thus, this routine is needed to initialize

the dynamic models for:

1 CPF (Continuation Power Flow)

2 OPF (Optimal Power Flow)

3 SSS (Small Signal Stability)

4 TDA (Time Domain Simulations)

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Available Routines in the PSAT

PSAT has a wide number of available routines, such as:

Power Flow

Bifurcation Analysis (i.e. Continuation Power Flow)

Optimal Power Flow

SSS (Small Signal Stability Analysis)

Time Domain Simulations

Phasor measurement unit (PMU) Placement

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Available Models in the PSAT

PSAT also has a broad number of static and dynamic models in

order to perform thorough power system analysis:

Power Flow Data

Market Data

Switches

Measurements

Loads

Machines

Controls

Regulating Transformers

FACTS: SVCs, TCSCs, SSSCs, UPFCs

Wind Turbines

Other Models

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

PSAT’s Additional Tools

Tools:

In addition to the mathematical algorithms and

models available, the PSAT also provides a variety of

tools:

1 User friendly graphical user interfaces

2 A Simulink library useful to built one-line

network diagrams

3 Data ﬁle conversion to and from other

formats

4 User deﬁned model editor and installer

5 Command line version

Due to the current limitation of GNU/Octave not all

the tools are available for use in this platform.

Available Tools in Matlab and GNU/Octave

Function Matlab GNU/Octave

Continuation power ﬂow yes yes

Optimal power ﬂow yes yes

Small signal stability analysis yes yes

Time domain simulation yes yes

GUIs and Simulink library yes no

Data format conversion yes yes

User deﬁned models yes no

Command line usage yes yes

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Main GUI

Main GUI Features

Once the PSAT is launched by typing »

psat in the Matlab Command Window the

Main GUI will be launched. By typing the

above command all the required structures

required by the toolbox are created.

This GUI provides easy access to all the

tools of the PSAT. This GUI provides also the

possibility of assigning the main settings,

such as: No. of iterations of the NR methods,

system base values, etc.

Moreover, PSAT does not rely in this GUIs

and uses global variables to store the setting

parameters of the routines and data for the

models. Thus, allowing the PSAT to run in

the command line version.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Data Format Conversion (DFC) Features

DFC Features

Both the DFC tool and the UDMs tool are

aimed to promote contributions from the

users, to enhance research capabilities and

to ensure portability.

The DFC functions are handled by means of

a user friendly GUI (Matlab only)

The DFC functions allow data ﬁle conversion

from commonly used power system analysis

commercial and research/educational

formats to the PSAT and IEEE CDF formats.

Currently, the PSAT can convert the data ﬁles

of many programs, such as: IEEE CDF,

CYME, MatPower, PST, EPRI WECC,

SPP/E, PSAP, Eurostag, EPRI BPA,

Tsinghua University, INPTC1 (Enel), VST,

Simpow, Neplan, DigSilent, PowerWorld,

PET and GE.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features I

UDM (User Deﬁned Models) GUI

User Deﬁned Models (UDM) Features

Both the DFC tool and the UDMs tool are aimed to promote contributions from the users, to enhance research

capabilities and to ensure portability.

The main aim of the UDM tool is to extend the capabilities of PSAT and assist end users with little programming

capabilities to build and set up their own models.

The UDM is only available in Matlab platforms since it makes use of the Symbolic Math Toolbox of Matlab.

The ﬁrst step is to introduce the variables and the system of Differential-Algebraic-Equations that describe the new model

in the GUI of the UDM.

PSAT then automatically compiles the equations, computes the symbolic expression of the Jacobian matrices and writes

a Matlab function ﬁle for the new component.

The user can save the model deﬁnition and/or install the model in PSAT.

The UDM also has a Model Uninstaller, thus, when the model is not longer needed it can be safely uninstalled.

This tool is at an early stage, but it’s conception ensures remarkable future capabilities.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features II

UDM (User Deﬁned Models) GUI

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Simulink Library

Simulink Library Features

PSAT provides a Simulink graphical model library that enables the user to

draw one-line network diagrams using pictorial blocks.

The PMC (Physical Model Component) library of PSAT provides a complete

set of Simulink blocks for network design, which are grouped as follows:

connections,power ﬂow data, OPF & CPF data, faults & breakers,

measurements, loads, machines, controls, regulating transformers, FACTS,

wind turbines, other models, and sub-transmission equivalent areas

respectively.

The PSAT is Matlab based and the Simulink environment is used only as a

graphical tool.

Thus, running time domain simulations from the Simulink model menus

produces no effect, since no Simulink dynamic model is associated with PSAT

blocks.

Simulink network models built with the PCM library are read by PSAT to

exploit the network topology and extract component data.

An advantage of this approach is that the PSAT can run on GNU/Octave,

which doesn’t provide a Simulink environment.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Simulink Library

Displaying Results in

Simulink Models

After solving the power ﬂow, there are many

ways in which the results can be visualized.

The PCM allows to display results such as

the bus voltage magnitude and angle, and

the power ﬂow values within the Simulink

model of the system.

This is done through a user friendly GUI.

This GUI also allows to export the Simulink

models to EPS (Encapsulated Post Script)

ﬁles.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Command Line Usage

The command line version of PSAT is an adequate option when

using the available routines (such as power ﬂow) inside user

deﬁned routines.

Thus, this allows the user to custom made routines that not rely on

the PSAT GUI’s, making it ﬂexible and adequate for research.

This feature allows using PSAT in the following conditions:

If is not possible or slow to visualize the graphic environment

When the user needs to write scripts that include the use of PSAT

routines within custom made programs

When running PSAT on GNU/Octave, which currently does not

provide a Simulink-like environment.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with GAMS

PGI (PSAT-GAMS Interface)

PSAT provides a graphical interface with GAMS

(Generalized Algebra Modeling System) with the following

purposes:

To set up large scale power system test cases

To solve OPF problems

To visualize results by means of a user friendly

GUI.

Also, the PGI has several improvements in comparison

with the interface presented in [7]:

The PGI is platform independent

The PGI has a user friendly GUI

The PGI does not require the user to have

knowledge of Matlab or GAMS programming.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with GAMS

PSAT-GAMS Interface Gui

In order to make friendly the use of

the interface between the PSAT

and GAMS a GUI is used to

perform the following tasks:

Select the market clearing

model

Set the market model

parameters

Display the results from

GAMS

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with GAMS

Details of the use of the PGI:

The ﬁrst step is producing the data that describes the power

system, this can be done by creating an on-line diagram with the

Simulink library, writing a data ﬁle with the appropiate data format

or loading a predeﬁned model from the PSAT test cases.

Next, the power ﬂow routine must be runt in order to store all the

initial values and useful results.

After running the power ﬂow, the PSAT-GAMS interface can be

opened to run the GAMS solver.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with GAMS

Internal functioning of the PGI:

The system information is translated to a GAMS ﬁle named:

psatdata.gms.

The user settings as market clearing model, and global variables as the

number of bus are written to the ﬁle psatglobs.gms.

Once this data ﬁles have been written, GAMS is launched and the

market clearing mechanism is solved.

The routine fm

g

ams.gms used for solving the market procedures was

designed to be general and without any limits except those derived from

the GAMS solver and the computer memory.

The output of the results from GAMS are stored in the ﬁle psatsol.m

which is sent to Matlab in order to visualize the results and to perform

further analysis with PSAT routines or custom user code.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with GAMS

Market Clearing Mechanisms Models

Currently, the PGI provides ﬁve optimization problems:

Simple Auction

Simpliﬁed market clearing mechanism

Standard Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

Voltage Stability Constrained Optimal Power Flow (VSC-OPF)

Maximization of the maximum loading condition

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with UWPFLOW

UWPFLOW Interface Features)

UWPFLOW is a "commercial-grade" continuation power

ﬂow program, that can be used to research static

voltage stability phenomena in detailed

AC-HVDC-FACTS power system models. As PSAT, is

open code and of free distribution, it can downloaded

from: http : //thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/

UWPFLOW consists of a set of C functions and libraries

designed for voltage stability analysis of power systems,

including voltage dependent loads, HVDC, FACTS and

secondary voltage control.

The UWPFLOW can be installed in Linux, Unix and

Windows platforms; the installation in Windows is not

straight forward, nevertheless, help is provided in the

documentation and PSAT Forum.

The UWPFLOW-PSAT Interface comes with an GUI.

This GUI allows the user to set the desired settings and

then run the UWPFLOW routines.

This GUI also can be used to generate the command

line used by UWPFLOW.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics

PSAT Forum

Get Help and Report Bugs

Features of the PSAT Forum

Currently, there is a PSAT Forum at:

http : //groups.yahoo.com/groups/psatforum

This Forum is used also as a mail list and data

repository.

The member list of the Forum keeps growing, currently

there are 540 members.

You can use this Forum to report bus, ask questions

related to the PSAT; to download the latest PSAT

distribution, data ﬁles, and to make your own

contributions!

Figure: August 16, 2005

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines

PSAT Routines

As pointed out earlier, the PSAT has the following available routines:

Power Flow

Bifurcation Analysis (Continuation Power Flow)

Optimal Power Flow

SSS (Small Signal Stability Analysis)

Time Domain Simulations

Phasor measurement unit (PMU) Placement

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines

Static and Dynamic Models Available in the PSAT

As pointed out earlier, the PSAT has the following static and dynamic

models in order to do thorough power system analysis:

Power Flow Data

Market Data

Switches

Measurements

Loads

Machines

Controls

Regulating Transformers

FACTS: SVCs, TCSCs, SSSCs, UPFCs

Wind Turbines

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines

Static and Dynamic Models Available in the PSAT

Other Models: synchronous machine dynamic shaft,

sub-synchronous resonance model, solid oxide fuel cell, and

sub-transmission area equivalents

Each of the models mentioned have an explications in the PSAT

Documentation [2], since the aim of this talk to give a broad view of

the PSAT, these models will not be discussed in detail.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines I

Power System Model

The power system model is formed by a system of Differential

Algebraic Equations (DAE):

˙

x = f (x, y, p)

0 = g (x, y, p)

(1)

where x are state variables, y are the algebraic variables, p are the

independent variables, f are differential equations, and g are algebraic

equations. PSAT makes use of (1) in all the algorithms (routines)

mentioned earlier.

The algebraic equations g are obtained from the sum of all the active

and reactive power injections in each bus:

g (x, y, p) =

¸

g

p

g

q

=

¸

g

pm

g

qm

−

¸

c∈C

m

¸

g

pc

g

qc

∀m

∈ M (2)

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines II

Power System Model

where g

p

m and g

q

m are the power ﬂows in the transmission lines, M is

the set of network buses, C

m

and

g

T

pc

g

T

qc

T

are the set and the

power injections of the power system components connected at bus m,

respectively.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines III

Power System Model

One of the most important characteristics of PSAT is that is

component-oriented, this means that any component is deﬁned

independently of the rest of the program as a set of nonlinear

differential-algebraic equations:

˙

x

c

= f

c

(x

c

, y

c

, p

c

)

P

c

= g

pc

(x

c

, y

c

, p

c

)

Q

c

= g

qc

(x

c

, y

c

, p

c

)

(3)

where x

c

are the component state variables; y

c

the algebraic variables

such as the voltage V and the angle θ at the buses where the element

is connected; and p

c

are independent variables.

Afterwards, the differential equations f of (1) are built

concatenating f

c

of each of the components of the Power System.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines IV

Power System Model

The equations presented in (3) simultaneously with the Jacobian

matrices are deﬁned in a function which is used for static and

dynamic analysis by means of a structure, which contains data,

parameters and the interconnection & grid topology.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines V

Power System Model

As an example of the above mentioned, let us consider the

mathematical model of an AVR. The PSAT has three types of

models for different kinds of AVRs, for this example, we can

consider a very simple AVR that can be modeled and simulated by

the AVR Type III model provided by PSAT.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines VI

Power System Model

The differential Algebraic Equations of the model are the following

[2]:

˙

v

m

=

(V−v

m

)

T

r

˙

v

r

=

µ

0

1−

T

1

T

2

(v

ref

−v

m

)−v

r

T

2

˙

v

f

=

v

r

+µ

0

T

1

T

2

(v

ref

−v

m

)+v

f 0

V

V

0

−v

f

T

2

(4)

The next slide presents two tables. The ﬁrst presents the

parameters for the AVR Type III, the other presents all the ﬁelds of

the structure Exc.con that deﬁnes the AVRs inside the PSAT.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines VII

Power System Model

Exciter Type III Data Format (Exc.con)

Column Variable Description Unit

1 - Generator number internal

2 3 Exciter type internal

3 v

f

max

Maximum ﬁeld voltage p.u.

4 v

f

min

Minimum ﬁeld voltage p.u.

5 µ

0

Regulator gain s

6 T

2

Regulator pole s

7 T

1

Regulator zero p.u.

8 v

f

0

Field voltage offset p.u.

9 V

0

Bus voltage offset -

10 - not used -

11 T

r

Measurement time constant s

Fields of the Exc.con structure

1 con : data chart of the Exc components.

2 n : total number of AVRs.

3 syn : generator numbers.

4 vrif : reference voltage v

ref

.

5 vrif0 : reference voltage v

ref

0

initial value.

6 vr1 : indexes of state variable v

r1

.

7 vr2 : indexes of state variable v

r2

.

8 vr3 : indexes of state variable v

r3

.

9 vm : indexes of state variable v

m

.

10 vf : indexes of state variable v

f

.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines I

Power Flow

PSAT provides several options to solve power ﬂow, namely:

Newton-Raphson method

Fast Decoupled Power Flow (XB and BX)

Power Flow with a distributed slack bus model

The theory of these methods, in which PSAT bases the models and

routines, are presented in [16, 25, 26].

The distributed slack bus model power ﬂow is a feature which it’s only

available in PSAT among other Matlab based power system programs.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines II

Power Flow

The power ﬂow problem is formulated as (1) with zero ﬁrst time

derivatives

˙

x:

0 = f (x, y, p)

0 = g (x, y, p)

(5)

Differential equations are included in 5; some dynamic components as

synchronous machines are initialized after the power ﬂow analysis, this

is due to the fact that the user does not know the input parameters of

it’s dynamic model. Other models, such as load tap changers, can be

included in the power ﬂow as one typically knows the input parameters

of the dynamic model.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines III

Power Flow

The distributed slack bus model is based in the concept of generalized power centers and consists in distributing losses

among all generators, the theory behind this method is presented in [26].

The loss distribution among the generators is obtained by rewriting the active powers P

G

of the slack bus and PV

generator as following:

P

G

= (1 + k

G

γ) P

G

0

(6)

where P

G

0

are the desired generator active powers, k

G

is scalar variable which distributes power losses among all

generators and γ are the participation factors of the generators to the total losses.

k

G

is an unknown insofar as losses are unknown.

If (6) can be written for all the generators, k

G

is balanced by the phase reference equation.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines I

Bifurcation Analysis - Continuation Power Flow (CPF)

The PSAT includes a CPF function which is a novelty among the Matlab-based packages for power system analysis.

The CPF algorithm consists in a predictor step which computes a normalized tangent vector and a corrector step that can

be obtained either by means of a local parametrization or a perpendicular intersection.

The theory behind the method is presented in [24]

The images below present the method to obtain the predictor by means of a tangent and by means of local

parametrization.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines II

Bifurcation Analysis - Continuation Power Flow (CPF)

The CPF problem is deﬁned based on 1:

0 = f (x, y, λ)

0 = g (x, y, λ)

(7)

Where λ is the loading parameter, which is used to vary the base

case generation and load powers, P

G

0

, P

L

0

and Q

L

0

respectively:

P

G

= (λ + γk

G

) P

G

0

[P

L

, Q

L

] = λ

P

L

0

, Q

L

0

(8)

The PSAT also provides Direct Methods (DM) for computing

Saddle-Node Bifurcation (SNB) points and Limit-Induced

Bifurcation (LIB) points; this option will not be discussed here.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

PSAT Models & Routines I

Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

The Optimal Power Flow (OPF) is deﬁned as a nonlinear

constrained optimization problem. PSAT uses the Interior Point

Method (IPM) with a Mehrotra’s predictor-corrector method to

solve the OPF problem.

PSAT is the only Matlab-based program that provides an IPM

algorithm to solve OPF based market clearing mechanisms.

PSAT also provides several objective functions:

the maximization of the social beneﬁt

the maximization of the distance to the maximum loading condition

A multi-objective approach

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Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

Here it will only be discussed the "standard" OPF which uses the

maximization of the social as objective function.

Nevertheless, it should be noted that it the VSC (Voltage Stability

Constrained) OPF that maximizes the distance to the maximum

loading condition and the multi-objective approach are also

available to perform analysis in the psat

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Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

Standard OPF Model

The standard OPF commonly has the goal of maximizing the

social beneﬁt. The modes is represented in PSAT as follows:

Minimize

(y,p)

F (p)

Subject to g (y, p) = 0

h

min

≤ h (y) ≤ h

max

p

min

≤ p ≤ p

max

(9)

where g and y are deﬁned as in 1, the control variables p are the

power demand and supply bids P

D

and P

S

, while F and h are the

inequality constraints, respectively.

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Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

The goal is to maximize the social beneﬁt, thus, the objective

function F is deﬁned as:

F = −

¸

i

C

D

i

P

D

i

−

¸

i

C

S

i

P

S

i

(10)

where C

S

and C

D

are quadratic functions of supply and demand

bids, respectively.

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Optimal Power Flow (OPF)

The physical and security limits h included in PSAT are similar to

what is used in [12], and take into account the following limits:

Transmission line thermal limits

Transmission line power ﬂow limits

Transmission line power ﬂow limits

Voltage security limits

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Small Signal Stability (SSS)

PSAT is also capable of performing SSS analysis, it has the option to

perform both dynamic analysis and QV sensitivity analysis.

PSAT is able to compute and plot the eigenvalues and the participation

factors of the system, once the power ﬂow has been performed.

The eigenvalues are computed in the dynamic analysis from the state

matrix of the dynamic system, for the QV sensitivity analysis they are

computed from the Jacobian matrix

A remarkable feature of this options is that the eigenvalues are

computed using analytical Jacobian matrices, ensuring high precision

results.

Here, it will only be discussed the Dynamic Analysis, but it should be

noted that the routine to perform QV sensitivity analysis is also available.

Dynamic Analysis

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Small Signal Stability (SSS)

The Jacobian matrix A

C

of a dynamic system is deﬁned by

linearizing 5 around an operation point:

¸

∆

˙

x

0

=

¸

F

x

F

y

G

x

J

LFV

¸

∆x

∆y

= [A

C

]

¸

∆x

∆y

(11)

where F

x

= ∇

x

f , F

y

= ∇

y

f , G

x

= ∇

x

g and J

LFV

= ∇

y

g.

Then the state matrix A

S

is obtained by eliminating ∇

y

, and

implicitly assuming that J

LFV

is non-singular:

A

S

= F

x

−F

y

J

−1

LFV

G

x

(12)

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Small Signal Stability (SSS)

The computation of all eigenvalues can be a lengthy process if the

dynamic order of the system is high. Thus, PSAT is able to

compute a reduced number of eigenvalues based on sparse

matrix properties and eigenvalue relative values (i.e. larges or

smallest magnitude, etc.)

PSAT also computes the participation factors using right and left

eigenvector matrices, as proposed in [16]

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Time Domain Simulations

PSAT also provides the option to perform time domain simulations.

For this it uses two different integration methods (Trapezoidal rule

and backward Euler) to solve 1 together using the SI

(Simultaneous-implicit) method, this is also an option only

available in PSAT among other Matlab-based packages for power

system analysis.

The SI method is more stable than the partitioned-explicit method

which solves the differential equations and the algebraic equations

separately as presented in [16].

PSAT is able to introduce common disturbances by means of

embedded functions. This embedded functions are useful to

simulate common perturbations for transient analysis such as

faults and breaker operations.

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Time Domain Simulations

Step perturbations can be obtained by changing parameter or

variable values after completing the power ﬂow.

Any other disturbance can be deﬁned through a custom made

perturbation function, this functions can modify and include any

global structure of the system.

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Case Studies

An overview of the capabilities of PSAT through examples!

In this section an overview of the available routines of PSAT is

presented through examples based in small scale power systems. The

routines discussed here are the following:

Power Flow

Bifurcation Analysis

OPF

SSS

Time Domain Simulations

Moreover, due to the fact that the available interfaces with GAMS and

UWPFLOW expand the capabilities of PSAT to solve Optimal Power

Flow and Continuation Power Flow problems, a simple example on the

use of each of this interfaces is given.

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Power Flow I

Power Flow Example

4 bus system

Let us now solve a power

ﬂow example from [27].

The images present the

one-line diagram of the

system and data from [27]

The power system consists

of four buses with PV and

PQ generators.

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Power Flow Example

Building the system in PSAT

The Simulink model library

can be used to reproduce

the same one-line diagram

from [27].

The images shows the

resulting diagram created

with the Simulink library.

After loading the case and

running the power ﬂow

routine, the results can be

visualized in different ways.

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Power Flow Example

The results can be viewed with the Static Report GUI, as depicted

in the image below.

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Power Flow Example

The Static Report GUI also allows to view the results in a

graphical manner by plotting the results of each ﬁeld in individual

graphics as depicted in the image below.

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Power Flow Example

The PSAT can also produce a detailed report and export it to

L

A

T

E

X, Excel or plain ASCII ﬁles. The following tables, exported to

a L

A

T

E

Xﬁle, show the power ﬂow solution for the system.

Table: Network statistics

Buses: 4.00000

Lines: 4.00000

Generators: 2.00000

Loads: 4.00000

Table: Solution statistics

Number of iterations: 3.00000

Maximum p mismatch [mw] 0.00000

Maximum q mismatch [mvar] 0.00000

Table: Power ﬂow results

Bus V Phase P gen Q gen P load Q load

[kv] [rad] [mw] [mvar] [mw] [mvar]

Abedul 230.00000 0.00000 186.80318 114.53962 50.00000 30.99000

Arce 234.60000 0.02657 318.00000 181.38862 80.00000 49.58000

Olmo 225.95685 −0.01704 0.00000 0.00000 170.00000 105.35000

Pino 222.87705 −0.03269 0.00000 0.00000 200.00000 123.94000

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Power Flow Example

Table: Line ﬂows

From bus To bus Line P ﬂow Q ﬂow P loss Q loss

[mw] [mvar] [mw] [mvar]

Abedul Olmo 1.00000 38.70012 22.29678 0.22677 −8.93757

Pino Arce 2.00000 −102.92301 −60.33156 1.83502 −3.44370

Abedul Pino 3.00000 98.10306 61.25283 1.02607 −2.35561

Arce Olmo 4.00000 133.24197 74.92076 1.71533 0.80512

Table: Line ﬂows

From bus To bus Line P ﬂow Q ﬂow P loss Q loss

[mw] [mvar] [mw] [mvar]

Olmo Abedul 1.00000 −38.47336 −31.23436 0.22677 −8.93757

Arce Pino 2.00000 104.75803 56.88786 1.83502 −3.44370

Pino Abedul 3.00000 −97.07699 −63.60844 1.02607 −2.35561

Olmo Arce 4.00000 −131.52664 −74.11564 1.71533 0.80512

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Power Flow Example

Table: Total generation

Real power [mw] 504.80318

Reactive power [mvar] 295.92823

Table: Total load

Real power [mw] 500.00000

Reactive power [mvar] 309.86000

Table: Total shunt

Real power [mw] 0.00000

Reactive power (ind) [mvar] 0.00000

Reactive power (cap) [mvar] 0.00000

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Power Flow Example

Table: Total losses

Real power [mw] 4.80318

Reactive power [mvar] −13.93177

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Bifurcation Analysis I

Continuation Power Flow Example

IEEE 14 Bus System

The CPF can be computed

using the CPF routine in

PSAT.

In this example we will

compute the CPF for the

IEEE 14 bus case.

The Simulink model for this

case is presented in the

ﬁgure. Note that this data

ﬁle is available with the

current PSAT distribution.

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Bifurcation Analysis II

Continuation Power Flow Example

IEEE 14 Bus System

The graph on the right presents the nose

curves of the voltage magnitude at bus 12,

bus 13 and bus 14.

Also, the PSAT is also capable of computing

the N −1 Contingency analysis which is

based in the CPF.

The following tables illustrate the results of

the N −1 contingency analysis for the

14-bus test system. The output is organized

in four columns

The ﬁrst column depicts the transmission line

or transformer while the second one shows

for which line outage it has been found the

minimum power in that line.

The last two columns depict the actual power

ﬂow and the power ﬂow limit, respectively, in

the transmission line or transformer.

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Continuation Power Flow Example

Table: Power ﬂow limits (1)

line line pij pij max

outage [p.u.] [p.u.]

2-5 3-4 0.41710 0.54883

6-12 1-5 0.08037 0.09970

12-13 5-6 0.01857 0.02231

6-13 1-5 0.18272 0.22162

6-11 2-5 0.08180 0.10049

11-10 6-11 0.04565 0.05683

9-10 2-4 0.04487 0.05405

9-14 4-9 0.08719 0.10655

14-13 1-2 0.06371 0.07546

7-9 1-5 0.27203 0.37929

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Continuation Power Flow Example

Table: Power ﬂow limits (2)

line line pij pij max

outage [p.u.] [p.u.]

1-2 5-6 1.57122 1.94547

3-2 5-6 0.73462 0.92663

3-4 7-9 0.23472 0.31835

1-5 7-9 0.75460 1.01484

5-4 3-4 0.60190 0.78458

2-4 5-6 0.55939 0.72114

5-6 1-5 0.45689 0.55747

4-9 1-5 0.15504 0.21438

4-7 1-5 0.27203 0.37929

8-7 1-5 0.00000 0.00000

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OPF Example

6 Bus Test Case

Let us now perform an OPF

routine calculation.

The example, in this case, is the

6 bus test case available in the

current PSAT distribution that

appear in the image.

The standard OPF results with

Active power limits appear in the

following tables, note that not all

the results from the routine are

presented due to space

restrictions.

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OPF Example

Table: Network statistics

Buses: 6.00000

Lines: 11.00000

Generators: 3.00000

Loads: 3.00000

Supplies: 3.00000

Demands: 3.00000

Table: Solution statistics

Objective function [$/h]: −121.64928

Active limits: 8.00000

Number of iterations: 13.00000

Barrier parameter: 0.00000

Variable mismatch: 0.00000

Power ﬂow equation mismatch: 0.00000

Objective function mismatch: 0.00000

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OPF Example

Table: Power supplies

Bus Mu min Ps min Ps Ps max Mu max

[mw] [mw] [mw]

Bus1 0.65773 0.00100 0.00100 20.00000 0.00000

Bus2 0.00000 0.00100 24.99999 25.00000 0.17662

Bus3 0.00000 0.00100 20.00000 20.00000 2.09680

Table: Power demands

Bus Mu min Pd min Pd Pd max Mu max

[mw] [mw] [mw]

Bus4 0.00000 0.00100 25.00000 25.00000 2.30396

Bus5 0.00000 0.00100 10.00000 10.00000 0.42491

Bus6 0.00000 0.00100 8.06936 20.00000 0.00000

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OPF Example

Table: Reactive powers

Bus Mu min Qg min Qg Qg max Mu max

[mvar] [mvar] [mvar]

Bus2 0.00000 −150.00000 76.20599 150.00000 0.00000

Bus1 0.00000 −150.00000 44.62333 150.00000 0.00000

Bus3 0.00000 −150.00000 72.08442 150.00000 0.00000

Table: Voltages

Bus Mu min V min V V max Mu max Phase

[p.u.] [p.u.] [p.u.] [rad]

Bus1 0.00000 0.90000 1.10000 1.10000 1.36003 0.01405

Bus2 0.00000 0.90000 1.10000 1.10000 0.69913 0.00000

Bus3 0.00000 0.90000 1.10000 1.10000 0.29865 −0.02463

Bus4 0.00000 0.90000 1.02114 1.10000 0.00000 −0.05066

Bus5 0.00000 0.90000 1.01295 1.10000 0.00000 −0.07318

Bus6 0.00000 0.90000 1.04035 1.10000 0.00000 −0.06760

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OPF Example

Table: Power ﬂow

Bus P Q Rho p Rho q Ncp Pay

[mw] [mvar] [$/mwh] [$/mvarh] [$/mwh] [$/h]

Bus1 90.00100 44.62332 9.02037 0.00000 −0.04872 −812.00000

Bus2 164.87536 76.20598 8.98048 0.00000 0.00000 −1481.00000

Bus3 80.00000 72.08440 9.14550 0.00000 0.07648 −732.00000

Bus4 −115.00000 −76.66499 9.56297 0.39306 0.20737 1100.00000

Bus5 −109.99999 −76.99999 9.65348 0.40762 0.29043 1062.00000

Bus6 −98.06933 −62.68975 9.42843 0.21472 0.23945 925.00000

Table: Totals

Total losses [mw]: 11.80700

Bid losses [mw] 11.80700

Total demand [mw]: 43.06936

Ttl [mw]: 323.06936

Imo pay [$/h]: 62.12194

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Small Signal Stability I

SSS Example

WSCC 9 Bus System

Now we will address a small signal stability example.

For this example we will simulate the WSCC 9 Bus

System presented in [22]

The Simulink network used to simulate the system is

presented in the image. This model is available in the

PSAT distribution.

The following ﬁgures, and the small signal stability

report depict the eigenvalue analysis for the WSCC

9-bus test system and have been generated with the

Eigenvalue Analysis interface. The results of the

detailed report are not presented here due to space

limitations.

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SSS Example

Figure: S-domain Eigenvalue Analysis Figure: Z-domain Eigenvalue Analysis

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SSS Example

Table: State matrix eigenvalues (1)

Eigevalue Most associated states Real part Imag. part Frequency

Eig as 1 Omega_syn_2, delta_syn_2 0.33825 0.88207 0.14039

Eig as 2 Omega_syn_2, delta_syn_2 0.33825 −0.88207 0.14039

Eig as 3 Delta_syn_1, omega_syn_1 −0.04559 0.97483 0.15515

Eig as 4 Omega_syn_1, delta_syn_1 −0.04559 −0.97483 0.15515

Eig as 5 Vr1_exc_2, vf_exc_2 0.11928 0.51904 0.08261

Eig as 6 Vr1_exc_2, vf_exc_2 0.11928 −0.51904 0.08261

Eig as 7 Vr1_exc_3, vf_exc_3 0.10297 0.53025 0.08439

Eig as 8 Vr1_exc_3, vf_exc_3 0.10297 −0.53025 0.08439

Eig as 9 Vr1_exc_1, vf_exc_1 0.11253 0.52758 0.08397

Eig as 10 Vr1_exc_1, vf_exc_1 0.11253 −0.52758 0.08397

Eig as 11 E1d_syn_1 −0.21238 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 12 E1d_syn_2 −0.40303 0.00000 0.00000

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SSS Example

Table: State matrix eigenvalues (2)

Eigevalue Most associated states Real part Imag. part Frequency

Eig as 13 E1q_syn_3, vr2_exc_3 −0.85684 0.26655 0.04242

Eig as 14 E1q_syn_3, vr2_exc_3 −0.85684 −0.26655 0.04242

Eig as 15 E1q_syn_3, e1q_syn_1 −0.88164 0.16504 0.02627

Eig as 16 E1q_syn_3, e1q_syn_1 −0.88164 −0.16504 0.02627

Eig as 17 E1q_syn_2, vr2_exc_1 −0.89257 0.11161 0.01776

Eig as 18 E1q_syn_2, vr2_exc_1 −0.89257 −0.11161 0.01776

Eig as 19 Delta_syn_3 −1.00000 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 20 Omega_syn_3 −1.00000 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 21 Vm_exc_3 0.98413 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 22 Vm_exc_3 0.98413 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 23 Vm_exc_1 0.98413 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 24 E1d_syn_3 −0.42529 0.00000 0.00000

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SSS Example

Table: Participation factors (euclidean norm) (1)

Delta_syn_1 Omega_syn_1 E1q_syn_1 E1d_syn_1 Delta_syn_2

Eig as 1 0.08515 0.08515 0.00541 0.00557 0.38073

Eig as 2 0.08515 0.08515 0.00541 0.00557 0.38073

Eig as 3 0.30863 0.30863 0.01439 0.00623 0.04895

Eig as 4 0.30863 0.30863 0.01439 0.00623 0.04895

Eig as 5 0.00099 0.00099 0.01352 0.00162 0.00037

Eig as 6 0.00099 0.00099 0.01352 0.00162 0.00037

Eig as 7 0.00012 0.00012 0.00222 0.00117 0.00035

Eig as 8 0.00012 0.00012 0.00222 0.00117 0.00035

Eig as 9 0.00004 0.00004 0.00170 0.00058 0.00133

Eig as 10 0.00004 0.00004 0.00170 0.00058 0.00133

Eig as 11 0.00756 0.00756 0.00728 0.48124 0.01199

Eig as 12 0.00105 0.00105 0.00090 0.44933 0.00518

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SSS Example

Table: Participation factors (euclidean norm) (2)

Delta_syn_1 Omega_syn_1 E1q_syn_1 E1d_syn_1 Delta_syn_2

Eig as 13 0.00079 0.00079 0.16025 0.01101 0.00046

Eig as 14 0.00079 0.00079 0.16025 0.01101 0.00046

Eig as 15 0.00082 0.00082 0.18937 0.00949 0.00021

Eig as 16 0.00082 0.00082 0.18937 0.00949 0.00021

Eig as 17 0.00066 0.00066 0.13694 0.00901 0.00145

Eig as 18 0.00066 0.00066 0.13694 0.00901 0.00145

Eig as 19 0.09334 0.09334 0.00000 0.00000 0.04432

Eig as 20 0.09334 0.09334 0.00000 0.00000 0.04432

Eig as 21 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 22 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 23 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000

Eig as 24 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000

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Time Domain Simulations

Disturbance Example

WSCC 9 Bus System

In this example we will perform a time domain

simulation with PSAT.

For this example we will simulate the WSCC 9 Bus

System presented in [22]

The Simulink network used to simulate the system is

presented in the image. This model is available in the

PSAT distribution.

The system will be subject to a disturbance, in this case,

the speed of of one of the generators is changes to 0.95

p.u.; this is done after the power ﬂow has been

calculated as following:

DAE.x(Syn.omega(2)) = 0.95

After this, the time domain simulation can be performed.

The results due to the perturbation are presented in the

next ﬁgure.

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Figure: Results of the time domain simulation.

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GAMS Interface I

Clearing Mechanisms - Electricity Markets Example

Simple Auction Example

Let us now consider the use of the PSAT-GRAMS

Interface (PGI)

In this example we will compute the results of a single

period simple auction.

The Simulink network used to simulate the system is

presented in the image. This model is available in the

PSAT distribution.

Once the network has been loaded and power ﬂow has

been performed, one is able to run the PGI and set the

appropiate values for the maket model.

Afterwards, the market problem can be solved by GAMS

within PSAT.

The ouput ﬁle generated by the PGI, that shows the

results of solving the single period simple auction, is

presented in the next ﬁgures.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies

GAMS Interface II

Clearing Mechanisms - Electricity Markets Example

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies

UWPFLOW I

Continuation Power Flow Example

6 Bus Test System

In this ﬁnal example we will perform CPF with the

UWPFLOW-PSAT Interace.

For this example we will simulate the some 6 Bus Test

System used in the OPF example.

The Simulink network used to simulate the system is

presented in the image. This model is available in the

PSAT distribution.

After computing the power ﬂow, the UWPFLOW-PSAT

Interface can be initialized

After this, CPF can be performed. The results of the

CPF routine are presented in the next ﬁgure.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies

UWPFLOW II

Continuation Power Flow Example

Figure: Results of CPF using the UWPFLOW-PSAT Interface

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The PSAT as an Educational and Research Tool PSAT in learning, education and research

PSAT as a learning & teaching tool

PSAT can be effectively be used in teaching. The GUIs and the

Simulink graphical network environment are user friendly and self

explaining, this will enable the students to focus in interpreting the

results rather than in learning to use a package or program their

own routines.

Learning can be enhaced through the use of What if? examples.

This is possible to do in PSAT because is easy to change the

network topology, physical component model parameters and/or

algorithms.

PSAT can also be widely used for self study. You can reproduce

the results given in your text books and in technical papers, thus,

enhancing your learning experience.

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The PSAT as an Educational and Research Tool PSAT in learning, education and research

PSAT as a research environment

PSAT is an excellent ally to do research. Since PSAT is open

source, it is possible to modify or/and add new component models

or routines.

Also, you can use the command line version of PSAT to build your

custom made code and solve particular problems, without relying

in the GUIs.

PSAT has been used and it’s been used by many people to do

their thesis and scientiﬁc research.

It’s a good idea that you consider to use PSAT as a research tool

to do your thesis or research; and maybe even share your custom

made code and results with the rest of the user’s of the PSAT

worldwide!!!

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Summary Summary of the main subjects discussed in this talk

Summary I

An overview of PSAT was given in order to demostrate it’s main

features, available routines, models and additional tools.

A broad number of examples were presented in order to show the

capabilities of the PSAT and it’s interfaces.

The PSAT was presented as a learing, teaching, self study and

research tool; and you were encouraged to use PSAT as an

everyday tool.

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Summary Thanks!

Thank you for your attention! I

Are you ready to start using the the PSAT?

To download the PSAT...

Please, feel free to dowload

the latest verion of the PSAT

here:

http://thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/ fmilano

Also, we would like to hear

from you in the PSAT Forum:

http://groups.yahoo.com/groups/psatforum

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Summary References

References I

For further reading

The references have been divided in several categories:

References on the PSAT

References on Power System Operation, Control and Electricity

Markets

References on Power System Control and Stability

References on Power System Analysis

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Appendix References

Power System Analysis Toolbox I

References

[1] F. Milano, F. Milano Website. http://thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/ fmilano

[2] F. Milano, Power System Analysis Toolbox version 1.3.4.

Documentation. http://thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/ fmilano

[3] F. Milano, PSAT Version 1.3.4. http://thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/ fmilano

[4] F. Milano, "An Open Source Power System Analysis Toolbox", IEEE

Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 20, no. 3, August 2005.

[5] F. Milano, "A Graphical and Open Source Matlab-GAMS interface for

Electricity Market Models", Noveno Congreso Hispano-Luso de

Ingeniería Eléctrica, 29 June - 2 July, Marbella, Spain.

[6] F. Milano, PSAT Forum. http://groups.yahoo.com/groups/psatforum

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Appendix References

Power System Analysis Toolbox II

References

[7] M. C. Ferris, "Matlab and GAMS: Interfacing Optimization and

Visualization Software", Computer Sciences Department, University of

Winsconsin-Madison, Aug. 1999.

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Appendix References

Power System Operation, Control and Electricity

Markets I

References

[8] Narayan S. Rau, Optimization Principles: Practical Applications to the

Operation and Markets of the Electric Power Industry. USA: IEEE

Press - Wiley Interscience, 2003.

[9] James A. Momoh, Electric Power System Applications of Optimization.

New York: Marcel Dekker, 2001.

[10] Allen Wood and Bruce Wollenberg, Power generation operation and

control. USA: John Wiley & Sons, 1996.

[11] M. Shahidehpour, Mantenance Scheduling in Restructured Power

Systems. Mssachusets: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.

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Appendix References

Power System Operation, Control and Electricity

Markets II

References

[12] K. Xie, H.-H. Song, J. stonham, Erkeng Yu, and Guangyi Liu,

"Decomposition Model and Interior Point Methods for Optimal Spot

Pricing of Electricity in Deregulation Enviorments", IEEE Transactions

on Power Systems, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 39-50, Feb. 2000.

[13] F. Milano, C. A. Cañizares, and M. Invernizzi, "Multiobjective

Optimization for Pricing Sytem security in Electricity Markets", IEEE

Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 596-604, May 2003.

[14] Reliability Test System Task Force of the Application of Probability

Methods Subcommitee, "The IEEE Reliability Test System - 1996",

IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 42-47, Feb.

2003.

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Appendix References

Power System Control and Stability I

References

[15] Jan Machowski et. al., Power system dynamics and stability. West

Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, 1998.

[16] Peter Sauer and M.A. Pai, Power system dynamics and stability. USA:

Prentice Hall, 1998.

[17] M.A. Pai, Power system stability: analysis by the direct method of

lyapunov. USA: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1981.

[18] Thierry Van Cutsem and Costas Vournas, Voltage stability of electric

power systems. London: Kluwer International, 1998.

[19] Graham Rogers, Power system oscillations. USA: Kluwer Academic

Publishers, 1999.

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Appendix References

Power System Control and Stability II

References

[20] E. Gómez et. al., Análisis y operación de sistemas de energía

eléctrica. Madrid: McGraw-Hill, 2002.

[21] P. Kundur, Power system stability and control. USA: McGraw-Hill,

1994.

[22] P.M. Anderson and A.A. Fouad, Power system control and stability.

USA: IEEE Press, 2003.

[23] G. K. Morison, B. Gao, and P. Kundur, "Voltage Stability Analysis

using Static and Dynamic Approaches", IEEE Transactions on Power

Systems, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 1159-1171, Aug. 1993.

[24] C. A. Cañizares (Editor), "Voltage Stability Assessment: Concepts,

Practices and Tools", IEEE/PES Power System Stability

Subcommitteee, Final Document, Tech. Rep., Aug. 2002.

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Appendix References

Power System Analysis I

References

[25] R. A. M. van Amerogen, "A General-Purpose Version of the Fast

Decoupled Loadﬂow", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 4,

no. 2, pp. 760-770, May. 1989.

[26] W. R. Barcelo and W. W. Lemmon, "Standardized Sensitivity

Coefﬁcients for Power System Networks", IEEE Transactions on Power

Systems, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 1591-1599, Nov. 1988.

[27] J. Grainger and W. D. Stevenson Jr, Power System Analysis. USA:

McGraw-Hill, 1994.

[28] A. Bergen and Vijay Vittal, Power system analysis. USA: Prentice

Hall, 2000.

[29] I.J. Nagrath and D.P. Kothari, Modern power system analysis. India:

Tata McGraw-Hill, 2003.

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Appendix References

Power System Analysis II

References

[30] H. Saadat, Power system analysis. USA: McGraw-Hill Higher

Education, 2002.

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Outline I

1

Motivation Acknowledgment Main goals of this presentation Note The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

Power System Model Power Flow Bifurcation Analysis Optimal Power Flow Small Signal Stability Time Domain Simulations

2

Case Studies

PSAT Routines GAMS and UWPFLOW Interfaces

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Outline II

PSAT in learning, education and research Summary of the main subjects discussed in this talk Thanks! References

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vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 4 / 94 . 5].4 [3] and in [4. the PSAT Documentation [2]. the PSAT Version 1.3.Motivation Acknowledgment Acknowledgment Many. many thanks! This talk is mostly based on the course Power System Analysis in an Electricity Markets Environment lectured by Dr. Luigi Vanfretti. Federico Milano [1] of the University of Castilla-La Mancha. Spain.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 5 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi.Motivation Main goals of this presentation Main Goals of this presentation PSAT in your everyday life: an Educational and Research Tool To give a broad view of the PSAT and it’s capabilities To demonstrate the use of some of the routines and models which are currently in the PSAT To show the capabilities of the PSAT through examples To present the use of the PSAT as a tool suitable of education and research To encourage YOU to use the PSAT as an everyday tool! Luigi Vanfretti.

therefore.0..edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 6 / 94 . . there might be differences with the latest distribution... vanfrl@rpi.0). complaints will be sent to /dev/null Luigi Vanfretti.Motivation Note Note This presentation was elaborated using previous PSAT (Power System Analysis Toolbox) versions (older than 2. Even thought most of the contents of this presentation still apply for version 2.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 7 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT 1.3.4 Power Analysis Toolbox Luigi Vanfretti.

besides being free! Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi. PSAT is also GNU Octave compatible in it’s command line version. Being PSAT and open code software it is suitable for research since it allows to modify the existing models/routines and/or to include new models/routines. it’s adequate for educational purposes such as teaching and self study. PSAT can handle a wide variety of Power Systems: from small scale educational networks to medium size realistic power systems.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 8 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics What is the PSAT? I Power system analysis and control at your ﬁngertips! PSAT is an open code Matlab based toolbox for electric power system analysis and control. thus. The GUIs and Simulink library make it easy to use.

this gives an optimal performance.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics What is the PSAT? II Power system analysis and control at your ﬁngertips! PSAT makes a full use of Matlab vectorized computations and sparse matrix functions. Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 9 / 94 .

It can be observed that the Power Flow algorithm is used as the PSAT kernel.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics Structure of the PSAT Scheme of the PSAT Synoptic scheme The ﬁgure presents the synoptic scheme of the PSAT. thus.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 10 / 94 . this routine is needed to initialize the dynamic models for: 1 2 3 4 CPF (Continuation Power Flow) OPF (Optimal Power Flow) SSS (Small Signal Stability) TDA (Time Domain Simulations) Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi.

e.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 11 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. such as: Power Flow Bifurcation Analysis (i.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Available Routines in the PSAT PSAT has a wide number of available routines. Continuation Power Flow) Optimal Power Flow SSS (Small Signal Stability Analysis) Time Domain Simulations Phasor measurement unit (PMU) Placement Luigi Vanfretti.

UPFCs Wind Turbines Other Models Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 12 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Available Models in the PSAT PSAT also has a broad number of static and dynamic models in order to perform thorough power system analysis: Power Flow Data Market Data Switches Measurements Loads Machines Controls Regulating Transformers FACTS: SVCs. SSSCs. vanfrl@rpi. TCSCs.

Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features PSAT’s Additional Tools Tools: In addition to the mathematical algorithms and models available. the PSAT also provides a variety of tools: 1 2 3 4 5 User friendly graphical user interfaces A Simulink library useful to built one-line network diagrams Data ﬁle conversion to and from other formats User deﬁned model editor and installer Command line version Available Tools in Matlab and GNU/Octave Function Continuation power ﬂow Optimal power ﬂow Small signal stability analysis Time domain simulation GUIs and Simulink library Data format conversion User deﬁned models Command line usage Matlab yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes GNU/Octave yes yes yes yes no yes no yes Due to the current limitation of GNU/Octave not all the tools are available for use in this platform. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 13 / 94 .

Luigi Vanfretti. PSAT does not rely in this GUIs and uses global variables to store the setting parameters of the routines and data for the models. system base values. such as: No. Moreover.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 14 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. Thus. This GUI provides easy access to all the tools of the PSAT. By typing the above command all the required structures required by the toolbox are created. allowing the PSAT to run in the command line version. of iterations of the NR methods. etc. This GUI provides also the possibility of assigning the main settings.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Main GUI Main GUI Features Once the PSAT is launched by typing » psat in the Matlab Command Window the Main GUI will be launched.

Currently. SPP/E. PST. vanfrl@rpi. PowerWorld. Eurostag. DigSilent. PSAP. the PSAT can convert the data ﬁles of many programs. EPRI WECC. Luigi Vanfretti. to enhance research capabilities and to ensure portability.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 15 / 94 . PET and GE. INPTC1 (Enel). Neplan. MatPower.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Data Format Conversion (DFC) Features DFC Features Both the DFC tool and the UDMs tool are aimed to promote contributions from the users. EPRI BPA. Tsinghua University. VST. CYME. The DFC functions are handled by means of a user friendly GUI (Matlab only) The DFC functions allow data ﬁle conversion from commonly used power system analysis commercial and research/educational formats to the PSAT and IEEE CDF formats. such as: IEEE CDF. Simpow.

PSAT then automatically compiles the equations. when the model is not longer needed it can be safely uninstalled. The main aim of the UDM tool is to extend the capabilities of PSAT and assist end users with little programming capabilities to build and set up their own models. The user can save the model deﬁnition and/or install the model in PSAT. vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features I UDM (User Deﬁned Models) GUI User Deﬁned Models (UDM) Features Both the DFC tool and the UDMs tool are aimed to promote contributions from the users. thus. The ﬁrst step is to introduce the variables and the system of Differential-Algebraic-Equations that describe the new model in the GUI of the UDM. Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 16 / 94 . to enhance research capabilities and to ensure portability. This tool is at an early stage. computes the symbolic expression of the Jacobian matrices and writes a Matlab function ﬁle for the new component. The UDM is only available in Matlab platforms since it makes use of the Symbolic Math Toolbox of Matlab. but it’s conception ensures remarkable future capabilities. The UDM also has a Model Uninstaller.

vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features II UDM (User Deﬁned Models) GUI Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 17 / 94 .

which are grouped as follows: connections. measurements. wind turbines. since no Simulink dynamic model is associated with PSAT blocks. running time domain simulations from the Simulink model menus produces no effect. controls. Thus. other models. OPF & CPF data. An advantage of this approach is that the PSAT can run on GNU/Octave. loads. The PMC (Physical Model Component) library of PSAT provides a complete set of Simulink blocks for network design. vanfrl@rpi. regulating transformers. which doesn’t provide a Simulink environment.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 18 / 94 . Simulink network models built with the PCM library are read by PSAT to exploit the network topology and extract component data.power ﬂow data. and sub-transmission equivalent areas respectively. faults & breakers. The PSAT is Matlab based and the Simulink environment is used only as a graphical tool. FACTS. machines. Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Simulink Library Simulink Library Features PSAT provides a Simulink graphical model library that enables the user to draw one-line network diagrams using pictorial blocks.

vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Simulink Library Displaying Results in Simulink Models After solving the power ﬂow.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 19 / 94 . Luigi Vanfretti. and the power ﬂow values within the Simulink model of the system. there are many ways in which the results can be visualized. The PCM allows to display results such as the bus voltage magnitude and angle. This is done through a user friendly GUI. This GUI also allows to export the Simulink models to EPS (Encapsulated Post Script) ﬁles.

This feature allows using PSAT in the following conditions: If is not possible or slow to visualize the graphic environment When the user needs to write scripts that include the use of PSAT routines within custom made programs When running PSAT on GNU/Octave. Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi. this allows the user to custom made routines that not rely on the PSAT GUI’s.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Command Line Usage The command line version of PSAT is an adequate option when using the available routines (such as power ﬂow) inside user deﬁned routines. making it ﬂexible and adequate for research. Thus. which currently does not provide a Simulink-like environment.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 20 / 94 .

vanfrl@rpi. Also. Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Interface with GAMS PGI (PSAT-GAMS Interface) PSAT provides a graphical interface with GAMS (Generalized Algebra Modeling System) with the following purposes: To set up large scale power system test cases To solve OPF problems To visualize results by means of a user friendly GUI. the PGI has several improvements in comparison with the interface presented in [7]: The PGI is platform independent The PGI has a user friendly GUI The PGI does not require the user to have knowledge of Matlab or GAMS programming.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 21 / 94 .

vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 22 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Interface with GAMS PSAT-GAMS Interface Gui In order to make friendly the use of the interface between the PSAT and GAMS a GUI is used to perform the following tasks: Select the market clearing model Set the market model parameters Display the results from GAMS Luigi Vanfretti.

the power ﬂow routine must be runt in order to store all the initial values and useful results.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 23 / 94 . the PSAT-GAMS interface can be opened to run the GAMS solver. Luigi Vanfretti. this can be done by creating an on-line diagram with the Simulink library. After running the power ﬂow. Next. writing a data ﬁle with the appropiate data format or loading a predeﬁned model from the PSAT test cases.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Interface with GAMS Details of the use of the PGI: The ﬁrst step is producing the data that describes the power system. vanfrl@rpi.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Interface with GAMS Internal functioning of the PGI: The system information is translated to a GAMS ﬁle named: psatdata. vanfrl@rpi. The output of the results from GAMS are stored in the ﬁle psatsol. Once this data ﬁles have been written. and global variables as the number of bus are written to the ﬁle psatglobs.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 24 / 94 .gms used for solving the market procedures was designed to be general and without any limits except those derived from the GAMS solver and the computer memory.m which is sent to Matlab in order to visualize the results and to perform further analysis with PSAT routines or custom user code. The user settings as market clearing model. Luigi Vanfretti.gms. The routine fmg ams. GAMS is launched and the market clearing mechanism is solved.gms.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 25 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. the PGI provides ﬁve optimization problems: Simple Auction Simpliﬁed market clearing mechanism Standard Optimal Power Flow (OPF) Voltage Stability Constrained Optimal Power Flow (VSC-OPF) Maximization of the maximum loading condition Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) PSAT Basics PSAT Features Interface with GAMS Market Clearing Mechanisms Models Currently.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT)

PSAT Basics

PSAT Features

Interface with UWPFLOW

**UWPFLOW Interface Features)
**

UWPFLOW is a "commercial-grade" continuation power ﬂow program, that can be used to research static voltage stability phenomena in detailed AC-HVDC-FACTS power system models. As PSAT, is open code and of free distribution, it can downloaded from: http : //thunderbox.uwaterloo.ca/ UWPFLOW consists of a set of C functions and libraries designed for voltage stability analysis of power systems, including voltage dependent loads, HVDC, FACTS and secondary voltage control. The UWPFLOW can be installed in Linux, Unix and Windows platforms; the installation in Windows is not straight forward, nevertheless, help is provided in the documentation and PSAT Forum. The UWPFLOW-PSAT Interface comes with an GUI. This GUI allows the user to set the desired settings and then run the UWPFLOW routines. This GUI also can be used to generate the command line used by UWPFLOW.

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT)

PSAT Basics

PSAT Forum

Get Help and Report Bugs

**Features of the PSAT Forum
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Currently, there is a PSAT Forum at: http : //groups.yahoo.com/groups/psatforum This Forum is used also as a mail list and data repository. The member list of the Forum keeps growing, currently there are 540 members. You can use this Forum to report bus, ask questions related to the PSAT; to download the latest PSAT distribution, data ﬁles, and to make your own contributions!

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The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT)

Available Models and Routines in the PSAT

**PSAT Models & Routines
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PSAT Routines

As pointed out earlier, the PSAT has the following available routines: Power Flow Bifurcation Analysis (Continuation Power Flow) Optimal Power Flow SSS (Small Signal Stability Analysis) Time Domain Simulations Phasor measurement unit (PMU) Placement

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edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 29 / 94 . the PSAT has the following static and dynamic models in order to do thorough power system analysis: Power Flow Data Market Data Switches Measurements Loads Machines Controls Regulating Transformers FACTS: SVCs. SSSCs.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines Static and Dynamic Models Available in the PSAT As pointed out earlier. TCSCs. vanfrl@rpi. UPFCs Wind Turbines Luigi Vanfretti.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 30 / 94 . sub-synchronous resonance model. since the aim of this talk to give a broad view of the PSAT. vanfrl@rpi. these models will not be discussed in detail. solid oxide fuel cell.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines Static and Dynamic Models Available in the PSAT Other Models: synchronous machine dynamic shaft. and sub-transmission area equivalents Each of the models mentioned have an explications in the PSAT Documentation [2]. Luigi Vanfretti.

The algebraic equations g are obtained from the sum of all the active and reactive power injections in each bus: g (x.edu (RPI) gp gq = gpm gqm − c∈Cm gpc gqc ∀m ∈ M Fall 2006 (2) 31 / 94 Introduction to PSAT . p) = Luigi Vanfretti. PSAT makes use of (1) in all the algorithms (routines) mentioned earlier. p) (1) where x are state variables. f are differential equations. vanfrl@rpi. y are the algebraic variables.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Power System Model The power system model is formed by a system of Differential Algebraic Equations (DAE): ˙ x = f (x. p) 0 = g (x. y . y . p are the independent variables. y . and g are algebraic equations.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 32 / 94 . Cm and gpc gqc are the set and the power injections of the power system components connected at bus m. T Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Power System Model where gp m and gq m are the power ﬂows in the transmission lines. M is T T the set of network buses. vanfrl@rpi. respectively.

yc the algebraic variables such as the voltage V and the angle θ at the buses where the element is connected. Luigi Vanfretti. yc . Afterwards. pc ) Qc = gqc (xc .edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 33 / 94 . the differential equations f of (1) are built concatenating fc of each of the components of the Power System. this means that any component is deﬁned independently of the rest of the program as a set of nonlinear differential-algebraic equations: ˙ xc = fc (xc . yc . and pc are independent variables. pc ) (3) where xc are the component state variables.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines III Power System Model One of the most important characteristics of PSAT is that is component-oriented. pc ) Pc = gpc (xc . yc . vanfrl@rpi.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines IV Power System Model The equations presented in (3) simultaneously with the Jacobian matrices are deﬁned in a function which is used for static and dynamic analysis by means of a structure.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 34 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. parameters and the interconnection & grid topology. which contains data. Luigi Vanfretti.

The PSAT has three types of models for different kinds of AVRs.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines V Power System Model As an example of the above mentioned. vanfrl@rpi. Luigi Vanfretti. we can consider a very simple AVR that can be modeled and simulated by the AVR Type III model provided by PSAT. let us consider the mathematical model of an AVR.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 35 / 94 . for this example.

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 36 / 94 . The ﬁrst presents the parameters for the AVR Type III. the other presents all the ﬁelds of the structure Exc. Luigi Vanfretti.con that deﬁnes the AVRs inside the PSAT.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines VI Power System Model The differential Algebraic Equations of the model are the following [2]: (V −vm ) ˙ vm = Tr ˙ vr ˙ vf = = µ0 1− T1 (vref −vm )−vr 2 T T2 T vr +µ0 T1 (vref −vm )+vf 0 2 T2 (4) V −vf V0 The next slide presents two tables. vanfrl@rpi.

s s p.con structure 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 con : data chart of the Exc components. vrif0 : reference voltage vref initial value. vr2 : indexes of state variable vr2 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines VII Power System Model Exciter Type III Data Format (Exc. vr3 : indexes of state variable vr3 . vrif : reference voltage vref .u.u. n : total number of AVRs. p.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 37 / 94 .con) Column 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Variable 3 vfmax vf min µ0 T2 T1 vf 0 V0 Tr Description Generator number Exciter type Maximum ﬁeld voltage Minimum ﬁeld voltage Regulator gain Regulator pole Regulator zero Field voltage offset Bus voltage offset not used Measurement time constant Unit internal internal p. 0 vr1 : indexes of state variable vr1 . syn : generator numbers.u. vanfrl@rpi. s Fields of the Exc. Luigi Vanfretti.u. p. 10 vf : indexes of state variable vf . vm : indexes of state variable vm .

vanfrl@rpi. in which PSAT bases the models and routines. namely: Newton-Raphson method Fast Decoupled Power Flow (XB and BX) Power Flow with a distributed slack bus model The theory of these methods.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Power Flow PSAT provides several options to solve power ﬂow.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 38 / 94 . Luigi Vanfretti. are presented in [16. The distributed slack bus model power ﬂow is a feature which it’s only available in PSAT among other Matlab based power system programs. 26]. 25.

this is due to the fact that the user does not know the input parameters of it’s dynamic model. vanfrl@rpi. Other models. such as load tap changers.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 39 / 94 . y . p) 0 = g (x. y . Luigi Vanfretti. some dynamic components as synchronous machines are initialized after the power ﬂow analysis.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Power Flow The power ﬂow problem is formulated as (1) with zero ﬁrst time ˙ derivatives x: 0 = f (x. p) (5) Differential equations are included in 5. can be included in the power ﬂow as one typically knows the input parameters of the dynamic model.

Luigi Vanfretti. The loss distribution among the generators is obtained by rewriting the active powers PG of the slack bus and PV generator as following: PG = (1 + kG γ) PG 0 (6) where PG are the desired generator active powers. kG is balanced by the phase reference equation.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 40 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. If (6) can be written for all the generators. kG is an unknown insofar as losses are unknown.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines III Power Flow The distributed slack bus model is based in the concept of generalized power centers and consists in distributing losses among all generators. kG is scalar variable which distributes power losses among all 0 generators and γ are the participation factors of the generators to the total losses. the theory behind this method is presented in [26].

edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 41 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Bifurcation Analysis . The theory behind the method is presented in [24] The images below present the method to obtain the predictor by means of a tangent and by means of local parametrization. The CPF algorithm consists in a predictor step which computes a normalized tangent vector and a corrector step that can be obtained either by means of a local parametrization or a perpendicular intersection. Luigi Vanfretti.Continuation Power Flow (CPF) The PSAT includes a CPF function which is a novelty among the Matlab-based packages for power system analysis. vanfrl@rpi.

Continuation Power Flow (CPF) The CPF problem is deﬁned based on 1: 0 = f (x.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT 42 / 94 . PL0 and QL0 respectively: PG = (λ + γkG ) PG0 [PL . λ) (7) Where λ is the loading parameter. vanfrl@rpi. Fall 2006 (8) Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Bifurcation Analysis . PG0 . y . y . QL ] = λ PL0 . which is used to vary the base case generation and load powers. this option will not be discussed here. λ) 0 = g (x. QL0 The PSAT also provides Direct Methods (DM) for computing Saddle-Node Bifurcation (SNB) points and Limit-Induced Bifurcation (LIB) points.

PSAT uses the Interior Point Method (IPM) with a Mehrotra’s predictor-corrector method to solve the OPF problem.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 43 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Optimal Power Flow (OPF) The Optimal Power Flow (OPF) is deﬁned as a nonlinear constrained optimization problem. vanfrl@rpi. PSAT also provides several objective functions: the maximization of the social beneﬁt the maximization of the distance to the maximum loading condition A multi-objective approach Luigi Vanfretti. PSAT is the only Matlab-based program that provides an IPM algorithm to solve OPF based market clearing mechanisms.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Optimal Power Flow (OPF) Here it will only be discussed the "standard" OPF which uses the maximization of the social as objective function. it should be noted that it the VSC (Voltage Stability Constrained) OPF that maximizes the distance to the maximum loading condition and the multi-objective approach are also available to perform analysis in the psat Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 44 / 94 . Nevertheless. vanfrl@rpi.

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Standard OPF Model The standard OPF commonly has the goal of maximizing the social beneﬁt. The modes is represented in PSAT as follows: Minimize(y ,p) F (p) Subject to g (y , p) = 0 hmin ≤ h (y ) ≤ hmax pmin ≤ p ≤ pmax

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where g and y are deﬁned as in 1, the control variables p are the power demand and supply bids PD and PS , while F and h are the inequality constraints, respectively.

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The physical and security limits h included in PSAT are similar to what is used in [12], and take into account the following limits:

Transmission line thermal limits Transmission line power ﬂow limits Transmission line power ﬂow limits Voltage security limits

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it has the option to perform both dynamic analysis and QV sensitivity analysis.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Small Signal Stability (SSS) PSAT is also capable of performing SSS analysis.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 48 / 94 . for the QV sensitivity analysis they are computed from the Jacobian matrix A remarkable feature of this options is that the eigenvalues are computed using analytical Jacobian matrices. Dynamic Analysis Luigi Vanfretti. but it should be noted that the routine to perform QV sensitivity analysis is also available. it will only be discussed the Dynamic Analysis. vanfrl@rpi. once the power ﬂow has been performed. Here. PSAT is able to compute and plot the eigenvalues and the participation factors of the system. The eigenvalues are computed in the dynamic analysis from the state matrix of the dynamic system. ensuring high precision results.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Small Signal Stability (SSS) The Jacobian matrix AC of a dynamic system is deﬁned by linearizing 5 around an operation point: ˙ ∆x 0 where Fx = xf. ∆x ∆y xg = [AC ] ∆x ∆y y g. = Fx Gx Fy JLFV yf. vanfrl@rpi. y. (11) Fy = Gx = and JLFV = Then the state matrix AS is obtained by eliminating implicitly assuming that JLFV is non-singular: −1 AS = Fx − Fy JLFV Gx and (12) Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 49 / 94 .

etc.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 50 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. PSAT is able to compute a reduced number of eigenvalues based on sparse matrix properties and eigenvalue relative values (i.e. Thus. as proposed in [16] Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines III Small Signal Stability (SSS) The computation of all eigenvalues can be a lengthy process if the dynamic order of the system is high. larges or smallest magnitude.) PSAT also computes the participation factors using right and left eigenvector matrices.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines I Time Domain Simulations PSAT also provides the option to perform time domain simulations. this is also an option only available in PSAT among other Matlab-based packages for power system analysis. For this it uses two different integration methods (Trapezoidal rule and backward Euler) to solve 1 together using the SI (Simultaneous-implicit) method. The SI method is more stable than the partitioned-explicit method which solves the differential equations and the algebraic equations separately as presented in [16]. vanfrl@rpi. PSAT is able to introduce common disturbances by means of embedded functions.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 51 / 94 . This embedded functions are useful to simulate common perturbations for transient analysis such as faults and breaker operations. Luigi Vanfretti.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Available Models and Routines in the PSAT PSAT Models & Routines II Time Domain Simulations Step perturbations can be obtained by changing parameter or variable values after completing the power ﬂow. this functions can modify and include any global structure of the system. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 52 / 94 . Luigi Vanfretti. Any other disturbance can be deﬁned through a custom made perturbation function.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Case Studies An overview of the capabilities of PSAT through examples! In this section an overview of the available routines of PSAT is presented through examples based in small scale power systems. vanfrl@rpi. a simple example on the use of each of this interfaces is given. due to the fact that the available interfaces with GAMS and UWPFLOW expand the capabilities of PSAT to solve Optimal Power Flow and Continuation Power Flow problems.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 53 / 94 . The routines discussed here are the following: Power Flow Bifurcation Analysis OPF SSS Time Domain Simulations Moreover. Luigi Vanfretti.

vanfrl@rpi. Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 54 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow I Power Flow Example 4 bus system Let us now solve a power ﬂow example from [27]. The images present the one-line diagram of the system and data from [27] The power system consists of four buses with PV and PQ generators.

the results can be visualized in different ways. The images shows the resulting diagram created with the Simulink library. After loading the case and running the power ﬂow routine.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 55 / 94 . Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow II Power Flow Example Building the system in PSAT The Simulink model library can be used to reproduce the same one-line diagram from [27]. vanfrl@rpi.

Luigi Vanfretti. as depicted in the image below.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow III Power Flow Example The results can be viewed with the Static Report GUI.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 56 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow IV Power Flow Example The Static Report GUI also allows to view the results in a graphical manner by plotting the results of each ﬁeld in individual graphics as depicted in the image below.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 57 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi. Luigi Vanfretti.

03269 P gen [mw] 186.35000 123.02657 −0.00000 2.00000 0.53962 181.00000 0. Table: Network statistics Buses: Lines: Generators: Loads: 4.60000 225.87705 Phase [rad] 0.00000 Q load [mvar] 30.00000 0. vanfrl@rpi.00000 Q gen [mvar] 114.00000 170.00000 P load [mw] 50.80318 318. exported to A a LTEXﬁle.01704 −0.95685 222.00000 200. The following tables.38862 0.00000 Table: Power ﬂow results Bus Abedul Arce Olmo Pino V [kv] 230. show the power ﬂow solution for the system. Excel or plain ASCII ﬁles.00000 4.99000 49.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 58 / 94 .00000 80.00000 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow V Power Flow Example The PSAT can also produce a detailed report and export it to A LTEX.94000 Luigi Vanfretti.00000 234.00000 4.58000 105.00000 0.00000 Table: Solution statistics Number of iterations: Maximum p mismatch [mw] Maximum q mismatch [mvar] 3.00000 0.

60844 −74.00000 P ﬂow [mw] 38.00000 2.02607 1.00000 3. vanfrl@rpi.71533 Q loss [mvar] −8.88786 −63.80512 Table: Line ﬂows From bus Olmo Arce Pino Olmo To bus Abedul Pino Abedul Arce Line 1.07699 −131.24197 Q ﬂow [mvar] 22.22677 1.35561 0.29678 −60.70012 −102.92076 P loss [mw] 0.44370 −2.11564 P loss [mw] 0.44370 −2.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 59 / 94 .25283 74.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow VI Power Flow Example Table: Line ﬂows From bus Abedul Pino Abedul Arce To bus Olmo Arce Pino Olmo Line 1.93757 −3.00000 4.83502 1.33156 61.93757 −3.10306 133.00000 3.47336 104.00000 2.75803 −97.35561 0.71533 Q loss [mvar] −8.83502 1.22677 1.00000 4.02607 1.80512 Luigi Vanfretti.00000 P ﬂow [mw] −38.92301 98.52664 Q ﬂow [mvar] −31.23436 56.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow VII Power Flow Example Table: Total generation Real power [mw] Reactive power [mvar] 504.00000 0.00000 309.00000 0. vanfrl@rpi.86000 Table: Total shunt Real power [mw] Reactive power (ind) [mvar] Reactive power (cap) [mvar] 0.00000 Luigi Vanfretti.80318 295.92823 Table: Total load Real power [mw] Reactive power [mvar] 500.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 60 / 94 .

80318 −13. vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Power Flow VIII Power Flow Example Table: Total losses Real power [mw] Reactive power [mvar] 4.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 61 / 94 .93177 Luigi Vanfretti.

In this example we will compute the CPF for the IEEE 14 bus case. vanfrl@rpi. Note that this data ﬁle is available with the current PSAT distribution.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 62 / 94 . The Simulink model for this case is presented in the ﬁgure. Luigi Vanfretti.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Bifurcation Analysis I Continuation Power Flow Example IEEE 14 Bus System The CPF can be computed using the CPF routine in PSAT.

respectively.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 63 / 94 . the PSAT is also capable of computing the N − 1 Contingency analysis which is based in the CPF.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Bifurcation Analysis II Continuation Power Flow Example IEEE 14 Bus System The graph on the right presents the nose curves of the voltage magnitude at bus 12. The following tables illustrate the results of the N − 1 contingency analysis for the 14-bus test system. vanfrl@rpi. Luigi Vanfretti. bus 13 and bus 14. Also. The output is organized in four columns The ﬁrst column depicts the transmission line or transformer while the second one shows for which line outage it has been found the minimum power in that line. The last two columns depict the actual power ﬂow and the power ﬂow limit. in the transmission line or transformer.

vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 64 / 94 .07546 0.18272 0.04565 0.27203 pij max [p.08037 0.37929 Luigi Vanfretti.10655 0.u.41710 0.04487 0.] 0.01857 0.10049 0.22162 0.06371 0.09970 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Bifurcation Analysis III Continuation Power Flow Example Table: Power ﬂow limits (1) line 2-5 6-12 12-13 6-13 6-11 11-10 9-10 9-14 14-13 7-9 line outage 3-4 1-5 5-6 1-5 2-5 6-11 2-4 4-9 1-2 1-5 pij [p.] 0.05405 0.54883 0.08719 0.u.08180 0.02231 0.05683 0.

27203 0.21438 0.u.u.75460 0.72114 0.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 65 / 94 .55939 0.37929 0.60190 0.23472 0.] 1.] 1.01484 0.92663 0. vanfrl@rpi.31835 1.55747 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Bifurcation Analysis IV Continuation Power Flow Example Table: Power ﬂow limits (2) line 1-2 3-2 3-4 1-5 5-4 2-4 5-6 4-9 4-7 8-7 line outage 5-6 5-6 7-9 7-9 3-4 5-6 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-5 pij [p.00000 Luigi Vanfretti.15504 0.00000 pij max [p.78458 0.57122 0.94547 0.45689 0.73462 0.

vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Optimal Power Flow I OPF Example 6 Bus Test Case Let us now perform an OPF routine calculation.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 66 / 94 . The example. is the 6 bus test case available in the current PSAT distribution that appear in the image. note that not all the results from the routine are presented due to space restrictions. Luigi Vanfretti. in this case. The standard OPF results with Active power limits appear in the following tables.

00000 3.00000 0.00000 11.00000 3.00000 0.00000 0.00000 13.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Optimal Power Flow II OPF Example Table: Network statistics Buses: Lines: Generators: Loads: Supplies: Demands: 6.00000 3. vanfrl@rpi.00000 3.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 67 / 94 .00000 Luigi Vanfretti.00000 0.00000 Table: Solution statistics Objective function [$/h]: Active limits: Number of iterations: Barrier parameter: Variable mismatch: Power ﬂow equation mismatch: Objective function mismatch: −121.64928 8.

00100 Pd [mw] 25.00000 Pd min [mw] 0.00100 0.00000 20.00000 0.00000 20.42491 0.06936 Pd max [mw] 25.00100 24.00000 0.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 68 / 94 .09680 Table: Power demands Bus Bus4 Bus5 Bus6 Mu min 0.00100 0.00000 Ps min [mw] 0.00000 0.00100 Ps [mw] 0.00000 Mu max 0.65773 0.00000 0.00000 Luigi Vanfretti.99999 20.00000 10.30396 0.00000 Ps max [mw] 20.00000 25. vanfrl@rpi.00000 Mu max 2.00100 0.00000 10.00100 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Optimal Power Flow III OPF Example Table: Power supplies Bus Bus1 Bus2 Bus3 Mu min 0.00000 8.17662 2.

00000 0.00000 −150.00000 150.08442 Qg max [mvar] 150.00000 0.00000 0.69913 0.00000 0.00000 Qg [mvar] 76.10000 1.02114 1.90000 0.00000 150.00000 −150.] 1.10000 Mu max 1.] 0.62333 72.u.10000 1.u.00000 V min [p.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 69 / 94 . vanfrl@rpi.10000 1.00000 Mu max 0.00000 0.00000 0.u.90000 V [p.36003 0.90000 0.] 1.90000 0.07318 −0.06760 Luigi Vanfretti.02463 −0.90000 0.10000 1.10000 1.00000 0.00000 Qg min [mvar] −150.05066 −0.04035 V max [p.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Optimal Power Flow IV OPF Example Table: Reactive powers Bus Bus2 Bus1 Bus3 Mu min 0.00000 0.10000 1.20599 44.90000 0.10000 1.00000 Table: Voltages Bus Bus1 Bus2 Bus3 Bus4 Bus5 Bus6 Mu min 0.01405 0.00000 −0.10000 1.00000 0.29865 0.00000 0.01295 1.00000 0.00000 Phase [rad] 0.

29043 0.99999 −98.00000 Table: Totals Total losses [mw]: Bid losses [mw] Total demand [mw]: Ttl [mw]: Imo pay [$/h]: 11.40762 0.00000 0.02037 8.00000 −1481.80700 43.14550 9.80700 11.00000 1062.04872 0.00000 0.06936 323.20598 72.65348 9.98048 9.87536 80.39306 0.07648 0.00000 −109.06933 Q [mvar] 44.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 70 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Optimal Power Flow V OPF Example Table: Power ﬂow Bus Bus1 Bus2 Bus3 Bus4 Bus5 Bus6 P [mw] 90.00000 −115.99999 −62. vanfrl@rpi.62332 76.06936 62.12194 Luigi Vanfretti.00100 164.56297 9.00000 0.20737 0.42843 Rho q [$/mvarh] 0.00000 925.00000 0.23945 Pay [$/h] −812.68975 Rho p [$/mwh] 9.08440 −76.21472 Ncp [$/mwh] −0.00000 1100.66499 −76.00000 −732.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability I SSS Example WSCC 9 Bus System Now we will address a small signal stability example.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 71 / 94 . The results of the detailed report are not presented here due to space limitations. This model is available in the PSAT distribution. Luigi Vanfretti. and the small signal stability report depict the eigenvalue analysis for the WSCC 9-bus test system and have been generated with the Eigenvalue Analysis interface. For this example we will simulate the WSCC 9 Bus System presented in [22] The Simulink network used to simulate the system is presented in the image. vanfrl@rpi. The following ﬁgures.

The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability II SSS Example Figure: S-domain Eigenvalue Analysis Figure: Z-domain Eigenvalue Analysis Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 72 / 94 .

08439 0.04559 0. part 0.33825 −0.52758 0. delta_syn_1 Vr1_exc_2. delta_syn_2 Delta_syn_1.08439 0.08397 0.00000 Frequency 0.15515 0. vf_exc_3 Vr1_exc_1.08261 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability III SSS Example Table: State matrix eigenvalues (1) Eigevalue Eig as 1 Eig as 2 Eig as 3 Eig as 4 Eig as 5 Eig as 6 Eig as 7 Eig as 8 Eig as 9 Eig as 10 Eig as 11 Eig as 12 Most associated states Omega_syn_2.11253 0.11928 0.15515 0.53025 0.97483 −0. vanfrl@rpi. vf_exc_1 Vr1_exc_1. vf_exc_1 E1d_syn_1 E1d_syn_2 Real part 0.51904 −0.88207 0.33825 0.08261 0.04559 −0.00000 0.00000 0.10297 0.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 73 / 94 .10297 0.97483 0. vf_exc_3 Vr1_exc_3.88207 −0.14039 0.11928 0. vf_exc_2 Vr1_exc_2.51904 0.00000 Luigi Vanfretti.53025 −0. vf_exc_2 Vr1_exc_3. omega_syn_1 Omega_syn_1.40303 Imag.11253 −0. delta_syn_2 Omega_syn_2.52758 −0.08397 0.21238 −0.14039 0.

16504 0.00000 0.88164 −0.02627 0.98413 0.11161 −0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability IV SSS Example Table: State matrix eigenvalues (2) Eigevalue Eig as 13 Eig as 14 Eig as 15 Eig as 16 Eig as 17 Eig as 18 Eig as 19 Eig as 20 Eig as 21 Eig as 22 Eig as 23 Eig as 24 Most associated states E1q_syn_3.00000 Luigi Vanfretti. e1q_syn_1 E1q_syn_2.00000 0.89257 −0.89257 −1.00000 0. vr2_exc_1 Delta_syn_3 Omega_syn_3 Vm_exc_3 Vm_exc_3 Vm_exc_1 E1d_syn_3 Real part −0.85684 −0.00000 0.04242 0.01776 0. vr2_exc_3 E1q_syn_3.88164 −0. vanfrl@rpi.02627 0.16504 −0.00000 0.00000 0.04242 0.00000 0.00000 0.00000 −1.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 74 / 94 . vr2_exc_1 E1q_syn_2.98413 −0.00000 0. part 0. e1q_syn_1 E1q_syn_3.85684 −0. vr2_exc_3 E1q_syn_3.00000 0.42529 Imag.00000 0.26655 0.26655 −0.11161 0.00000 Frequency 0.01776 0.98413 0.

00756 0.00004 0.00557 0.38073 0.38073 0.00117 0.00105 Omega_syn_1 0.00090 E1d_syn_1 0.30863 0.00222 0.00117 0.00004 0.00099 0.00012 0.00105 E1q_syn_1 0. vanfrl@rpi.01352 0.00541 0.00557 0.30863 0.00133 0.00162 0.00756 0.00099 0.08515 0.00623 0.00099 0.00162 0.00170 0.00623 0.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 75 / 94 .30863 0.00728 0.00099 0.00058 0.04895 0.01199 0.00133 0.00035 0.00037 0.00012 0.01439 0.00058 0.44933 Delta_syn_2 0.00004 0.00222 0.48124 0.00004 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability V SSS Example Table: Participation factors (euclidean norm) (1) Delta_syn_1 Eig as 1 Eig as 2 Eig as 3 Eig as 4 Eig as 5 Eig as 6 Eig as 7 Eig as 8 Eig as 9 Eig as 10 Eig as 11 Eig as 12 0.08515 0.08515 0.08515 0.00518 Luigi Vanfretti.00037 0.00541 0.01439 0.00170 0.00012 0.00012 0.01352 0.00035 0.30863 0.04895 0.

00000 0.00000 0.00066 0.00000 0.00000 Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 76 / 94 .13694 0.00000 0.00082 0.00082 0.00066 0.00000 0.00901 0.04432 0.00000 0.00000 0.16025 0.00046 0.00000 E1q_syn_1 0.00000 0.01101 0.16025 0.00000 0.00066 0.09334 0.00000 E1d_syn_1 0.00145 0.13694 0.01101 0.00145 0.00000 0.00079 0. vanfrl@rpi.00000 0.09334 0.00901 0.00021 0.00000 Omega_syn_1 0.00949 0.04432 0.00021 0.00000 0.00079 0.00949 0.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Small Signal Stability VI SSS Example Table: Participation factors (euclidean norm) (2) Delta_syn_1 Eig as 13 Eig as 14 Eig as 15 Eig as 16 Eig as 17 Eig as 18 Eig as 19 Eig as 20 Eig as 21 Eig as 22 Eig as 23 Eig as 24 0.00046 0.00000 0.00079 0.00000 0.00000 Delta_syn_2 0.00000 0.00079 0.00082 0.00000 0.18937 0.18937 0.00000 0.00000 0.00082 0.00066 0.09334 0.09334 0.00000 0.

Luigi Vanfretti.x(Syn. in this case. For this example we will simulate the WSCC 9 Bus System presented in [22] The Simulink network used to simulate the system is presented in the image.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 77 / 94 . This model is available in the PSAT distribution. vanfrl@rpi. this is done after the power ﬂow has been calculated as following: DAE. the time domain simulation can be performed.95 p.omega(2)) = 0.u. The results due to the perturbation are presented in the next ﬁgure. The system will be subject to a disturbance..The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Time Domain Simulations Disturbance Example WSCC 9 Bus System In this example we will perform a time domain simulation with PSAT.95 After this. the speed of of one of the generators is changes to 0.

Luigi Vanfretti. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 78 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies Figure: Results of the time domain simulation.

the market problem can be solved by GAMS within PSAT.Electricity Markets Example Simple Auction Example Let us now consider the use of the PSAT-GRAMS Interface (PGI) In this example we will compute the results of a single period simple auction. This model is available in the PSAT distribution.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 78 / 94 . Afterwards. one is able to run the PGI and set the appropiate values for the maket model.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies GAMS Interface I Clearing Mechanisms . The Simulink network used to simulate the system is presented in the image. The ouput ﬁle generated by the PGI. Luigi Vanfretti. is presented in the next ﬁgures. that shows the results of solving the single period simple auction. Once the network has been loaded and power ﬂow has been performed. vanfrl@rpi.

vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 79 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies GAMS Interface II Clearing Mechanisms .Electricity Markets Example Luigi Vanfretti.

For this example we will simulate the some 6 Bus Test System used in the OPF example. vanfrl@rpi. The results of the CPF routine are presented in the next ﬁgure. Luigi Vanfretti. This model is available in the PSAT distribution. The Simulink network used to simulate the system is presented in the image.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 80 / 94 .The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies UWPFLOW I Continuation Power Flow Example 6 Bus Test System In this ﬁnal example we will perform CPF with the UWPFLOW-PSAT Interace. CPF can be performed. After computing the power ﬂow. the UWPFLOW-PSAT Interface can be initialized After this.

vanfrl@rpi.The Power System Analysis Toolbox (PSAT) Case Studies UWPFLOW II Continuation Power Flow Example Figure: Results of CPF using the UWPFLOW-PSAT Interface Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 81 / 94 .

You can reproduce the results given in your text books and in technical papers. enhancing your learning experience. this will enable the students to focus in interpreting the results rather than in learning to use a package or program their own routines.The PSAT as an Educational and Research Tool PSAT in learning. This is possible to do in PSAT because is easy to change the network topology. physical component model parameters and/or algorithms. PSAT can also be widely used for self study. Luigi Vanfretti. thus. vanfrl@rpi. education and research PSAT as a learning & teaching tool PSAT can be effectively be used in teaching. The GUIs and the Simulink graphical network environment are user friendly and self explaining. Learning can be enhaced through the use of What if? examples.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 82 / 94 .

It’s a good idea that you consider to use PSAT as a research tool to do your thesis or research. you can use the command line version of PSAT to build your custom made code and solve particular problems. PSAT has been used and it’s been used by many people to do their thesis and scientiﬁc research.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 83 / 94 . without relying in the GUIs. it is possible to modify or/and add new component models or routines.The PSAT as an Educational and Research Tool PSAT in learning. Also. education and research PSAT as a research environment PSAT is an excellent ally to do research. vanfrl@rpi. and maybe even share your custom made code and results with the rest of the user’s of the PSAT worldwide!!! Luigi Vanfretti. Since PSAT is open source.

Luigi Vanfretti. The PSAT was presented as a learing. available routines. teaching.Summary Summary of the main subjects discussed in this talk Summary I An overview of PSAT was given in order to demostrate it’s main features. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 84 / 94 . A broad number of examples were presented in order to show the capabilities of the PSAT and it’s interfaces. models and additional tools. self study and research tool. and you were encouraged to use PSAT as an everyday tool.

.Summary Thanks! Thank you for your attention! I Are you ready to start using the the PSAT? To download the PSAT.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 85 / 94 . feel free to dowload the latest verion of the PSAT here: http://thunderbox.ca/ fmilano Also.com/groups/psatforum Luigi Vanfretti.yahoo. we would like to hear from you in the PSAT Forum: http://groups. Please. vanfrl@rpi..uwaterloo.

vanfrl@rpi.Summary References References I For further reading The references have been divided in several categories: References on the PSAT References on Power System Operation. Control and Electricity Markets References on Power System Control and Stability References on Power System Analysis Luigi Vanfretti.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 86 / 94 .

5] F. 6] F. Milano.2 July. "An Open Source Power System Analysis Toolbox". Milano Website.com/groups/psatforum Fall 2006 Luigi Vanfretti. http://thunderbox. vol. "A Graphical and Open Source Matlab-GAMS interface for Electricity Market Models". Milano. Noveno Congreso Hispano-Luso de Ingeniería Eléctrica. Milano.3. http://groups.4.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT 87 / 94 . http://thunderbox.4.yahoo.ca/ fmilano 2] F.uwaterloo.ca/ fmilano 3] F.uwaterloo. PSAT Version 1.3. Marbella. Milano. no. Documentation. Spain.Appendix References Power System Analysis Toolbox I References 1] F. Milano.uwaterloo. Milano. August 2005. vanfrl@rpi. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. http://thunderbox. 3.ca/ fmilano 4] F. PSAT Forum. 20. F. 29 June . Power System Analysis Toolbox version 1.

University of Winsconsin-Madison. "Matlab and GAMS: Interfacing Optimization and Visualization Software". Ferris. C.Appendix References Power System Analysis Toolbox II References 7] M. vanfrl@rpi. Aug. Computer Sciences Department. Luigi Vanfretti. 1999.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 88 / 94 .

2001. Mantenance Scheduling in Restructured Power Systems. Power generation operation and control. USA: John Wiley & Sons. Control and Electricity Markets I References 8] Narayan S.Wiley Interscience. 10] Allen Wood and Bruce Wollenberg. Shahidehpour. Luigi Vanfretti. Mssachusets: Kluwer Academic Publishers. 11] M. Optimization Principles: Practical Applications to the Operation and Markets of the Electric Power Industry. 2000. Rau. Electric Power System Applications of Optimization.Appendix References Power System Operation. 9] James A. 2003. USA: IEEE Press . New York: Marcel Dekker. Momoh.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 89 / 94 . 1996. vanfrl@rpi.

pp. C. 2. 42-47. pp. Erkeng Yu. 18. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 14] Reliability Test System Task Force of the Application of Probability Methods Subcommitee. Control and Electricity Markets II References 12] K. H. and Guangyi Liu. vol. 15. Xie. A. no. Cañizares. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. "The IEEE Reliability Test System . no. Song.-H. 2003. 13] F. Invernizzi. and M. Feb.Appendix References Power System Operation. Luigi Vanfretti. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Feb. Milano. "Multiobjective Optimization for Pricing Sytem security in Electricity Markets". stonham. vol. May 2003. 39-50. J. vol. 18. "Decomposition Model and Interior Point Methods for Optimal Spot Pricing of Electricity in Deregulation Enviorments". 1. 2000. no. 596-604. vanfrl@rpi.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 90 / 94 . pp.1996". 1.

USA: Prentice Hall. Pai. 18] Thierry Van Cutsem and Costas Vournas.Appendix References Power System Control and Stability I References 15] Jan Machowski et. Power system dynamics and stability. 1999.A. Power system dynamics and stability.A. Power system stability: analysis by the direct method of lyapunov. London: Kluwer International. 16] Peter Sauer and M. Voltage stability of electric power systems. USA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1998.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 91 / 94 . USA: North-Holland Publishing Company. West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons. 19] Graham Rogers. Pai. 17] M. 1998. vanfrl@rpi. Power system oscillations. 1998. Luigi Vanfretti.. al. 1981.

Cañizares (Editor). Power system control and stability. 8. Madrid: McGraw-Hill. USA: McGraw-Hill.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 92 / 94 . "Voltage Stability Assessment: Concepts. 23] G. pp. Análisis y operación de sistemas de energía eléctrica. Aug. 2002. Kundur.A. Power system stability and control. Tech. vol. Luigi Vanfretti. A.. vanfrl@rpi. al. B.Appendix References Power System Control and Stability II References 20] E. Gómez et. Aug. "Voltage Stability Analysis using Static and Dynamic Approaches". Final Document. 1993. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 22] P. no. 1994. USA: IEEE Press. Rep. 2003. Morison. 2002. 1159-1171. Kundur. 21] P. Gao. IEEE/PES Power System Stability Subcommitteee. Anderson and A. 24] C. and P. Practices and Tools".. Fouad. 3.M. K.

Stevenson Jr. 27] J. Nagrath and D. 2000. 26] W. W. 4.J. 28] A. 1988.Appendix References Power System Analysis I References 25] R. pp. 1989. no. Nov. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Lemmon. M. USA: McGraw-Hill. 29] I. Grainger and W. Modern power system analysis. India: Tata McGraw-Hill. "A General-Purpose Version of the Fast Decoupled Loadﬂow". R. USA: Prentice Hall. Kothari. vol. vanfrl@rpi. Power system analysis. van Amerogen. Luigi Vanfretti. May. Power System Analysis. "Standardized Sensitivity Coefﬁcients for Power System Networks". 1591-1599. 1994. 4. 2.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 93 / 94 . vol. D. no. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Bergen and Vijay Vittal. Barcelo and W. 760-770.P. 2003. 3. A. pp.

vanfrl@rpi. Saadat. Power system analysis. Luigi Vanfretti. USA: McGraw-Hill Higher Education. 2002.edu (RPI) Introduction to PSAT Fall 2006 94 / 94 .Appendix References Power System Analysis II References 30] H.

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