IEEE/PES Transmission and Distribution Committee

IEEE HVDC and FACTS Subcommittee

Scope: Treatment of technology related to direct current and flexible alternating current transmission systems. Applications of power electronic switching equipment and ancillary components to AC and DC transmission systems. Coordination of these systems at the interface between transmission and generation and the over-all studies of their parameters and performance.

Subcommittee Officers:

Ben Mehraban
American Electric Power Service
700 Morrison Road
Gahanna, OH 43230-6642
E-mail: Substitute bmehraban for name in

Vice Chair
Andrew Isaacs
Electranix Corp.
107-865 Waverley St.
Winnipeg, MB R3T 5P4 Canada
E-mail: Substitute ai for

Brian Johnson
University of Idaho
ECE Departament, PO Box 441023
Moscow, ID 83844-1023
E-mail: Substitute b.k.johnson for

Next Meeting:

  • The next meeting of the IEEE HVDC and FACTS Subcommittee is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday July 29, 2015 at the PES General Meeting in Denver, CO, USA

Minutes and Presentations From Previous Meetings

Working Groups and Task Forces:

Listing of Worldwide HVDC and FACTS Projects


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