International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering

Special Issue

Modeling and Simulation of Electric Power Systems and Smart Grids

  • Submission Deadline: 30 January 2016
  • Status: Submission Closed
  • Lead Guest Editor: Sameer Saadoon Al-Juboori
About This Special Issue
Power systems face crucial challenges in the coming decades, hence, the socialization of results that leading to the solution of real problems, have a positively impact in our society.

Modeling and Simulation in Electric Power Engineering is a peer-reviewed special issue of International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. Modeling and simulation is an important design and analysis method in electric power engineering.


This special issue aims to include the mathematic numerical modeling and computational simulation theoretical investigation with engineering application in electric power engineering to obtain reliable and cost effective electric power systems modeling and simulation and to bring the latest advances in research on modeling and simulation of power systems, renewable energies and smart grids.


The subject areas considered include, but are not limited to:
1. Modeling and simulation of electric power systems.
2. Modeling and simulation of renewable power systems.
3. Modeling and simulation of Smart grids.
4. Modeling and simulation of hybrid power systems.
5. Equipment for generation, conversion and storage of electrical energy.
6. Voltage stability.
7. Angle stability.
8. Frequency Stability.
9. Devices and Systems.
10. Control of Power Systems.
11. Protection devices.
12. Control devices.
13. Control techniques.
14. Power System Simulation Software.
15. DC Transmission Line.
Lead Guest Editor
  • Sameer Saadoon Al-Juboori

    Electronic and Control Engineering Department, Kirkuk Technical College, North Technical University, Kirkuk, Iraq

Guest Editors
  • Mohammed Hammed Yasen

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland

  • Rana Hilmi Abduljabbar Zubo

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Bradford University, Bradford, United Kingdom

  • Az Eddine Derkaoui Chhibou

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Valencia University, Valencia, Spain

  • Husam Saad Abdulla

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Sam Higginbottom Institute, Allahabad, India

  • Ali Abdulabbas

    Najaf Technical College, Al-Furat Al-Awsat Technical University, Najaf, Iraq

  • Amer Mejbel

    Department of Electrical Engineering, Al-Mustansiriya University, Baghdad, Iraq

  • Fadhil Abbas Al-Samir

    Mussaib Technical College, Al-Furat Al-Awsat Technical University, Mussaib, Iraq

  • Sunil Kumar Jilledi

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Adama Science and Technology Universrity, Asmara, Eritrea

Published Articles
  • Optimal Location of Small Hydro Power Plants (SHPPS) at Distribution System by Using Voltage Sensitivity Index

    Alaa Abdulwahhab Azeez Baker , Maamon Phadhil Yasen Al-Kababji , Sameer Saadoon Al-Juboori

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2-1, March 2016
    Pages: 13-17
    Received: 18 September 2015
    Accepted: 21 September 2015
    Published: 12 October 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2016050201.13
    Abstract: This work presents a method to enhance the distribution network for both test and real systems by adding small hydro power plants (SHPPS). The voltage sensitivity index (VSI) was used to find the optimal locations to add small hydro power plants (SHPPS). The study has been applied to the system at unity and 0.9 lagging power factor. The test system... Show More
  • Modelling the Effects of Climate Change on Hydroelectric Power in Dokan, Iraq

    Petter Pilesjo , Sameer Sadoon Al-Juboori

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2-1, March 2016
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: 27 August 2015
    Accepted: 28 August 2015
    Published: 12 October 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2016050201.12
    Abstract: Due to shift in the average patterns of weather, climate change became one of the significant development challenges. Hydropower is currently being utilized in more than 150 countries, including 11,000 stations with 27,000 generating units. Increasing attention has been paid to hydropower generation in recent years, because it is renewable energy. ... Show More
  • Design of Fast Real Time Controller for the Dynamic Voltage Restorer Based on Instantaneous Power Theory

    Mohammed Y. Suliman , Sameer Sadoon Al-Juboori

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2-1, March 2016
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 13 August 2015
    Accepted: 14 August 2015
    Published: 12 October 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.s.2016050201.11
    Abstract: The fast variations in the source voltage can affect the performance of the loads such as (a) semiconductor fabrication plants (b) paper mills (c) food processing plants and (d) automotive assembly plants. The common disturbances in the source voltages are the voltage sags or voltage swells this can be due to (i) disturbances arising in the transmi... Show More