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Smart Grid Technology

Smart Grid Technology
A Cloud Computing and Data Management Approach


  • Date Published: July 2018
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781108475204

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  • This comprehensive text covers fundamental concepts of smart grid technologies, integrating the tools and techniques of cloud computing and data management for application in smart grids. Different cloud and data management approaches are explained, highlighting energy management, information management, and security in the smart grid. The concepts of plug-in hybrid electric vehicle and virtual energy storage are explained in separate chapters. The text covers recent trends in cloud computing and data analytics in the field of smart grid. A glossary of important technical terms is provided for the benefit of the readers.

    • Presents cloud computing applications and data analytics for smart grid
    • Discusses cloud computing and data management concepts, useful for smart grid technology
    • Provides detailed coverage of smart grid simulation tools
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    Product details

    • Date Published: July 2018
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781108475204
    • length: 270 pages
    • dimensions: 248 x 192 x 21 mm
    • weight: 0.57kg
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Introduction:
    1. Introduction to smart grid
    2. Introduction to cloud computing
    3. Introduction to big data analytics
    4. Fundamental mathematical prerequisites
    Part II. Cloud Computing Applications for Smart Grid:
    5. Demand response
    6. Geographical load-balancing
    7. Dynamic pricing
    8. Virtual power plant
    9. Advanced metering infrastructure
    10. Cloud-based security and privacy
    Part III. Smart Grid Data Management and Applications:
    11. Smart meter data management
    12. PHEVs: internet of vehicles
    13. Smart buildings
    Part IV. Smart Grid Design and Deployment:
    14. Simulation tools
    15. Worldwide initiatives

  • Authors

    Sudip Misra, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
    Sudip Misra is an Associate Professor in the School of Information Technology at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. He received his Master's degree from the University of New Brunswick, Canada and his Ph.D. degree from Carleton University, Canada. Dr Misra has contributed to a number of articles in national and international journals of repute. He has published books in the field of wireless ad hoc networks, wireless sensor networks, wireless mesh networks, communication networks and distributed systems, network reliability and fault tolerance, and information and coding theory. His current research interests include algorithm design for emerging communication networks.

    Samaresh Bera, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
    Samaresh Bera is working as a senior project officer in the Smart Wireless Applications and Networking (SWAN) Lab in the School of Information Technology at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. He has published a number of research articles in prestigious journals such as IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Parallel and Distributed Systems and IEEE Systems Journal. His current research interests include smart grid communications and networking, cloud computing, and wireless ad-hoc and sensor networks.

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