Smart Grid Infrastructure & Networking by Krzysztof Iniewski

Smart Grid Infrastructure & Networking

byKrzysztof Iniewski

Hardcover | September 11, 2012

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 730 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


A complete guide to smart grid networking and communications for energy engineers

With contributions from more than 30 experts, Smart Grid Infrastructure & Networking describes cutting-edge technologies for connecting the electricalpower infrastructure to modern, computerized communications networks. The book offers essential information on standardization, applications, protocols,automation, architecture, and management. Key topics such as bidirectional communication, automation, renewable energy integration, wireless sensor networks, and more are discussed in this practical, comprehensive resource.

* Demand-side energy management * The modernization of distribution automation featuring intelligent FDIR and volt-var optimization Advanced asset management * Wide-area early warning systems * The integration of renewable energy sources into smart grids * The microgrid in the electric system transformation * Enhancing the integration of renewables in radial distribution networks through smart links * Voltage-based control of DG unitsand active loads in smart microgrids * Electric vehicles in a smart grid environment * Low-voltage, DC grid–powered LED lighting system with smart ambient sensor control for energy conservation in green building * Multiple distributed smart microgrids with a self-autonomous,energy harvesting wireless sensor network * Wireless sensor networks for consumer applications in the smart grid * ZigBee-based wireless monitoring and control system for smart grids

About The Author

Krzysztof (Kris) Iniewski, Ph.D., manages R&D developments at Redlen Technologies, a manufacturer of high resolution Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT) semiconductors in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, and is also executive director of CMOS Emerging Technologies Inc. ( His research interests are in hardware design for med...
CMOS Processors and Memories
CMOS Processors and Memories

by Krzysztof Iniewski


Available for download

Not available in stores

CMOS Nanoelectronics: Analog and RF VLSI Circuits
CMOS Nanoelectronics: Analog and RF VLSI Circuits

by Krzysztof Iniewski


Available for download

Not available in stores

Convergence of Mobile and Stationary Next-Generation Networks
Convergence of Mobile and Stationary Next-Generation Networks

by Krzysztof Iniewski


Available for download

Not available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Smart Grid Infrastructure & NetworkingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.2 × 6.4 × 1.1 inPublished:September 11, 2012Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071787747

ISBN - 13:9780071787741

Customer Reviews of Smart Grid Infrastructure & Networking


Extra Content

Table of Contents

Ch 1. Historical & Future Developments in the Energy Sector
Ch 2. Smart Grid Communications & Standardization
Ch 3. Smart Grid Applications in Energy Generation and Transmission
Ch 4. Smart Grid Applications from Energy Distribution to Customer
Ch 5. Sensing, Automation, and Control Protocols
Ch 6. Wireless Communications for Smart Grids
Ch 7. Wireline Communications for Smart Grids
Ch 8. Fiber Optical Communications for Smart Grids
Ch 9. Interoperability and Routing between Communications Technologies
Ch 10. Smart Grid Management and Architecture (Cyber Security)
Ch 11. Next-Generation Smart Grid Control Centers
Ch 12. Smart Grid Case Studies and Field Trials