A penalty approach for NIPM based optimal reactive power flow including discrete variables

Hwachang Song, Rodel D. Dosano, Taegyun Kim, Byongjun Lee, Jeonghoon Shin, Tae Kyun Kim

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Abstract

This paper deals with the application of a nonlinear interior point method (NIPM) to optimal reactive power flow (ORPF) using rounding penalty functions. The applied penalty is in the form of a cosine function and is included to harmonize with the barrier functions for discrete control variables in power system optimization problems. The procedure and formulation for the discrete ORPF problem to handle the discrete control variables using the penalty functions are presented. Test results with 14-bus test systems show the applicability of the proposed algorithm.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTransmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition
Subtitle of host publicationAsia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 16
EventTransmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition: Asia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009 - Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Duration: 2009 Oct 262009 Oct 30

Publication series

NameTransmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition: Asia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009

Other

OtherTransmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition: Asia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009
CountryKorea, Republic of
CitySeoul
Period09/10/2609/10/30

Keywords

  • Discretization
  • Nonlinear interior point method
  • Optimal reactive power flow
  • Penalty function

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Fuel Technology

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    Song, H., Dosano, R. D., Kim, T., Lee, B., Shin, J., & Kim, T. K. (2009). A penalty approach for NIPM based optimal reactive power flow including discrete variables. In Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition: Asia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009 [5356938] (Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition: Asia and Pacific, T and D Asia 2009). https://doi.org/10.1109/TD-ASIA.2009.5356938