University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Facilities

Hardware facilities

Power hardware-in-the-loop real time simulator
Renewable energy test beds including different types of wind and PV generators
Smart grid test bed
Protective relays

Software packages developed in the lab

Power system analysis packages
Power quality analysis
Power system reliability and risk assessment: Transmission, Distribution, Substation, Communication, etc.
Harmonic and interharmonic measurement

Power and Energy Engineering Library

We also maintain a small library of power system and power electronic related books, industry reports, manuals and publications that is available for loan to students in our laboratory. The collection includes both up-to-date monographs and classic power textbooks.

Other facilities

Every student has access to up-to-date computing facilities and professional software packages. Our group has a spacious, technologically-advanced meeting room for group activities and meetings.