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:

Andrew Isaacs
Electranix Corp.
107-865 Waverley St.
Winnipeg, MB R3T 5P4 Canada
Andrew's email

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

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


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Last updated on 8/8/2017 by Coleman Smith.