Technical Panel Session

Custom Power Applications for Power Quality Improvement

IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition

September 16, 1996
Los Angeles, California


The panelists represented a cross-section of the electric power industry. Their presentations focused on important research and implementation of custom power technologies being completed today.

Note: the hyperlinks below provide the email addresses of the panel participants and the presentations given by the panelists in Los Angeles. The presentations are saved in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. If your web browser does not support PDF viewing, view the instructions available from this hyperlink.


Harshad Mehta, Silicon Power Networks
Chairman, IEEE P1409 Distribution Custom Power Task Force (From 1994 to 1996)


Ashok Sundaram, Electric Power Research Institute
"What is Custom Power?"

Rik De Donker, Silicon Power Corporation
"High Power Electronic Building Blocks"

Robert Gilleskie, San Diego Gas & Electric
"Using Custom Power Technology for a Premium Power Quality Service"

Neil Woodley, Westinghouse Electric Corporation
"Power Electronics Implementation of Custom Power Applications"

Stephen Middlekauff, Duke Power Company
"System and Customer Impact: Considerations for Series Custom Power Devices" (13.1KB)

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