IEEE/PES Transmission and Distribution Committee

IEEE General Systems Subcommittee

Scope: Analyses of the transmission and distribution systems in their broadest sense. Modeling and analysis of power systems including distributed resources, utilization and analysis of superconductivity, power system switching, dynamic and temporary overvoltages, ferroresonance phenomenon, and insulation coordination. State-of-the-art simulation and analysis of FACTS and custom power devices, geomagnetically induced currents, application of artificial intelligence methods, etc.

Subcommittee Officers:

Juan Martinez-Velasco
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Dept. d’Enginyeria Elèctrica
08028 Barcelona, Spain
Email: Substitute martinez for name in

Next Meeting:

  • The next meeting of the IEEE General Systems Subcommittee will be on Tuesday July 29, 2014 in Washington DC, USA

Working Groups and Task Forces:

  • Working Group on Modeling and Analysis of System Transients using Digital Programs
    • Task Force on Frequency Domain Methods for Transient Studies
    • Task Force on Real-Time Simulation of Power & Energy Systems
    • Task Force on Interfacing Techniques for Simulation Tools
    • Task Force on Dynamic Average Modeling Techniques
    • Task Force on Dynamic System Equivalents (for transient studies)
    • Task Force on Portable Data & Modeling for Electromagnetic Transient Analysis Programs
    • Task Force on Modeling of Induction Machines
    • Task Force on Superconductivity T & D - Products, Applications and Analysis
    • Task Force on EMT Modeling of Wind Turbine Generators and Parks
    • Task Force on GIC Modeling and Analysis
    • Task Force on Electromagnetic Transients Modeling and Analysis of FACTS and HVDC VSC Converters
  • Working Group on Distributed Resources: Modeling and Analysis
    • Task Force on Modeling and Analysis of Rotating Machine-Based Distributed Resources
    • Task Force on Modeling and Analysis of Electronically Coupled Distributed Resources
    • Task Force on Analysis Tools for Distributed Resource Studies
  • Working Group on Lightning Performance of Overhead Lines
  • Working Group on Practical Aspects of Ferroresonance
  • Working Group on Field Measured Overvoltages and Their Analysis
  • Working Group on Geomagnetic Induced Currents


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