IEEE Schenectady Section

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2021 Engineering Colloquium – Friday, Aug 13, 2021

Date: FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 2021

Time: 7:45 AM to 5:30 PM (EDT)

Location: Virtual (Webex) Event

Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/event/register/278815


7:45 am to 8:00 am     – Registration and Welcome
8:00 am to 9:00 am     – Presentation 1

Ratio-Based Frequency Support Through MTDC Grids : Stability & Performance Analysis
Prof. (Dr.) Nilanjan Ray Chaudhuri (Penn State University)

9:00 am to 10:00 am    – Presentation 2

Real-Time Controller Hardware-in-the-Loop (RT CHIL) Analysis of Ground Fault Overvoltages (GFOVs) in inverter based Distributed Energy Resources
Prof. (Dr.) Luigi Vanfretti and Prottay Adhikari (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

10:00 am to 11:00 am    – Presentation 3

Offshore Wind Turbine Generators: A Grid Perspective…
Dr. Rajat Majumder (Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy)

11:00 am to 12:00 pm    – Presentation 4

Design of Offshore Wind Farms
Dr. Divya Kurthakoti (Ørsted)

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm    – Presentation 5

Rise of the Digital Workforce in the Utilities
Kedaar Raman and Neal Addison (New York Power Authority)

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm    – Presentation 6

Communications, Data Hardening, and the Smart Grid
Dominic Iadonisi (iS5 Communications)

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm    – Presentation 7

Energy Storage Resource Integration in the NYISO Markets
Pallavi Jain (New York ISO)

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm    – Presentation 8

Battery Energy Storage Systems: An Industrial Perspective
Dr. Ahmed Elasser (GE Research)

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm    – Presentation 9

Fire Safety Issues in Grid-Scale Battery Technology
Tim Corrigan (Convergent Energy)

5:00 pm to 5:30 pm    – Closing Ceremonies and Adjourn

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Agenda for Engineering Colloquium 2021

Presenter’s Topics and Bios for Engineering Colloquium 2021