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:

Brian Johnson
University of Idaho
ECE Departament, PO Box 441023
Moscow, ID 83844-1023
Brian's email

Vice Chair
Rajiv Varma
University of Western Ontario
TEB 233 Thompson Engineering Building
London, ON N6A 5B9 Canada
Rajiv's email

Steve Williams
S&C Electric Company
5251 W. Franklin Drive
Franklin, WI 53132-8663
Steve's email

Next Meeting:

  • The next meeting of the IEEE HVDC and FACTS Subcommittee will be held at the PES General Meeting in Portland, OR, USA, 5-10 August, 2018.

Minutes and Presentations From Previous Meetings

Working Groups and Task Forces

Working Group Meetings

  • The next meetings for HVDC & FACTS working groups will be held at the 2018 PES General Meeting


Listing of Worldwide HVDC and FACTS Projects

  • Note: this section is no longer being updated


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