SUKUMAR BRAHMA : PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Yinan Cui, Rajesh Kavasseri, and Sukumar Brahma, “Dynamic State Estimation Assisted Out-of-Step Detection for Generators Using Angular Difference”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, accepted for publication, September 2016.
  2. S. Brahma, R. Kavasseri, Huiping Cao, N. R. Chaudhuri, T. Alexopoulos, and Y. Cui, “Real Time Identification of Dynamic Events in Power Systems using PMU data, and Potential Applications – Models, Promises, and Challenges”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery – Special Issue on Innovative Research Concepts for Power Delivery Engineering, accepted, July 2016.
  3. P. H. Gadde, Milan Biswal, Sukumar Brahma, and Huiping Cao, “Efficient Compression of PMU Data in WAMS”, IEEE Trans. Smart Grid – Special Issue on Big Data Analytics for Grid Modernization, Volume: 7, No. 5, pp.2406 – 2413, September 2016.
  4. Milan Biswal, Sukumar Brahma, and Huiping Cao, “Supervisory Protection and Automated Event Diagnosis using PMU Data, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery – Special Issue on Frontiers of Power System Protection, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 1855 – 1863, August 2016.
  5. IEEE PSRC Working Group K15 (member), “Advancements in Centralized Protection and Control within a Substation,” Accepted, IEEE Transactions on Power DeliverySpecial Issue on Frontiers of Power System protection,Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 1945 – 1952, August 2016.
  6. Swaroop Gajare, Ashok Kumar Pradhan, and Sukumar Brahma, Model Verification of Fixed Series Compensation Devices Using Synchronized Data, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 31-1, pp. 174-181, August 2015.
  7. Om Prasad Dahal, S. M. Brahma, and Huiping Cao, “Comprehensive Clustering of Disturbance Events Recorded by Phasor Measurement Units”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, vol. 29-3, pp. 1390 – 1397, May 2014.
  8. Suresh Gautam, Sukumar Brahma, “Detection of High Impedance Faults in Power Distribution Systems using Mathematical Morphology”, IEEE Trans. Pwr. Systems, Vol. 28-2, pp. 1226-1234, May 2013.
  9. Durgesh Manjure, Yateendra Mishra, Sukumar Brahma, and Dale Osborn, “Impact of Wind Power Development on Transmission Planning at Midwest ISO”, IEEE Trans. Susainable. Energy, Vol. 3-4, pp. 845-852, October 2012.
  10. Suresh Gautam, and Sukumar Brahma, “Out of Step Blocking Function in Distance Relay Using Mathematical Morphology”, IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 6-4, pp. 313-319, April 2012.
  11. Sravan Kumar Buggaveeti, S. M. Brahma, “Improved Overcurrent Protection of Capacitor Banks Using Mathematical Morphology”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, vol. 26-3, pp. 1972 – 1979, July 2011.
  12. S. M. Brahma, “Fault Location in Power Distribution System with Penetration of Distributed Generation”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, vol. 26-3, pp. 1545 – 1553, July 2011.
  13. S. M. Brahma, P. L. De Leon, R. G. Kavasseri, “Investigating the Option of Removing Anti-Aliasing Filter From Digital Relays,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 24-4, pp. 1864-1868, October 2009.
  14. S. Brahma, J. De La Ree, J. Gers, A. A. Girgis, S. Horowitz, R. Hunt, M. Kezunovic, V. Madani, P. McLaren, A. G. Phadke, M. S. Sachdev, T. S. Sidhu, J. S. Thorp, S. S. Venkata, and T. Wiedman, “The Education and Training of Future Protection Engineers: Challenges, Opportunities, and Solutions,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 24-2, pp. 538-544, April 2009 – A PSRC Working Group Paper.
  15. S. M. Brahma, “Iterative Fault Location Scheme for a Transmission Line Using Synchronized Phasor Measurements,” International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems, Vol. 8-6, article 2, November 2007. Available at: http://www.bepress.com/ijeeps/vol8/iss6/art2.
  16. S. M. Brahma, “Distance Relay with Out of Step Blocking Function using Wavelet Transform”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 22-3, pp. 1360-1366, July 2007.
  17. S. M. Brahma, “New Fault Location Method for a Single Multi-Terminal Transmission Line Using Synchronized Phasor Measurements,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 21-3, pp. 1148-1153, July 2006.
  18. B. A. Oza, S. M. Brahma, Development of Power System Protection Laboratory through Senior Design Projects,” IEEE Trans. Power Systems, Vol. 20-2, pp. 532-537, May 2005.
  19. S. M. Brahma, “Fault Location Scheme for a Multi-Terminal Transmission Line Using Synchronized Voltage Measurements,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 20-2, pp. 1325-1331, April 2005.
  20. S. M. Brahma, A. A. Girgis, “Fault Location on a Transmission Line Using Synchronized Voltage Measurements,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 19-4, pp. 1619-1622, October 2004.
  21. S. M. Brahma, A. A. Girgis, “Development of Adaptive Protection Scheme for Distribution Systems with High Penetration of Distributed Generation,” IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 19-1, pp. 56-63, January 2004.
  22. S. M. Brahma, A. A. Girgis, “Distribution System Protective Device Coordination in Presence of Distributed Generation,” International Journal of Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 24-1, pp. 32-37, January 2004.
  23. S. M. Brahma, “Accurate Calculation of Fault Current Phasors for Use in Fault Location,” International Journal of Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 27-3, pp. 299-304, August 2007.

INVITED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. S.S. Venkata, S. M. Brahma, J. Stamp, and P. Kundur, “Continue Your Learning,” IEEE Power and Energy magazine, Vol. 8-4, pp. 36-43, July 2010.
  2. S. M. Brahma, “Protecting Distribution Systems with Distributed Generation – Are We There Yet?” Power Industry International – Volume 2 – Issue I, June 2008.

PATENTS

  1. S. M. Brahma, P. De Leon, R. Kavasseri, “Eliminating the Use of Anti-Aliasing Filters in Digital Relays by Oversampling” U.S. Patent No. 7,948,420, May 24, 2011.

Book Chapters

  1. Sukumar Brahma, Synchronized Phasor Measurements for Smart Grids – Chapter Title: Synchrophasor Assisted Visualization and Protection of Power Systems, IET, London – under publication.

 PEER REVIEWED CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

  1. Reza Tourani, Satyajayant Misra, Travis Mick, Sukumar Brahma, Milan Biswal, and Dan Ameme, “iCenS: An Information-Centric Smart Grid Network Architecture”, IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), November 2016, Sydney, Australia. Accepted.
  2. Milan Biswal, Yifan Hao, Phillip Chen, Sukumar Brahma, Huiping Cao, and Phillip De Leon, “Signal Features for Classification of Power System Disturbances using PMU Data”, Proc. IEEE PES Power System Computing Conference (PSCC) 2016, June 2016, Genoa, Italy.
  3. Michael Brown, Milan Biswal, Sukumar Brahma, Satish J Ranade, and Huiping Cao, “Characterizing and Quantifying Noise in PMU data,” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, July 2016, Boston USA.
  4. Yinan Cui, Rajesh Kavasseri, Sukumar Brahma, “Dynamic State Estimation Assisted Posturing for Generator Out-of-step Protection,” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, July 2016, Boston USA.
  5. Yifan Hao, Huiping Cao, Yan Qi, Chuan Hu, Sukumar Brahma, and Jingyu Han, “Efficient Keyword Search on Graphs using MapReduce.Proc. IEEE International Conference on Big Data 2015, November, 2015.
  6. Sukumar Brahma, Jonathan Trejo, Jason Stamp, “Insight into Microgrid Protection”, Proc. ISGT Europe, Istanbul, Turkey, October 2014.
  7. Om Prasad Dahal, Huiping Cao, Sukumar Brahma, Rajesh Kavasseri, “Evaluating Performance of Classifiers for Supervisory Protection using Disturbance Data from Phasor Measurement Units”, Proc. ISGT Europe, Istanbul, Turkey, October 2014.
  8. Yinan Cui, Rajesh Kavasseri, Sukumar Brahma, “A New Approach for Event Detection Based on Energy Functions,” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2014, Washington, DC.
  9. Sukumar Brahma, Malati Chaudhary, and Satish Ranade, “Conservation over Frequency Transformation in Doubly Fed Asynchronous Generator”, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2014, Washington, DC.
  10. Om Prasad Dahal, and S. M. Brahma, “Preliminary Work to Classify the Disturbance Events Recorded by Phasor Measurement Units”, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2012, July 2012, San Diego, CA.
  11. Malati Chaudhary, Sukumar Brahma, and Satish Ranade, “Controlling and Interpreting the Short Circuit Behavior of Type 4 Wind Turbine Generator” Proc. 2014 IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, April 2014, Chicago, IL.
  12. Malati Chaudhary, Sukumar Brahma, and Satish Ranade, “Validated Short Circuit Modeling of Type 3 Wind Turbine Generator with Crowbar Protection” Proc. 2013 North American Power Symposium, Manhattan, KS.
  13. Malati Chaudhary, Sukumar Brahma, and Satish Ranade, “Circuit Breaker Selection in a Wind Farm with Type 2 Wind Turbine Generators” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  14. Malati Chaudhary, S. M. Brahma, S. J. Ranade, “Short Circuit Analysis of Type II Induction Generator and Wind Farm,” Proc. 2012 IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, April 2012, Orlando, Florida.
  15. Shiva Prasad Pokharel, Sukumar Brahma and Satish Ranade, “Modeling and Simulation of Three Phase Inverter for Fault Study of Microgrids”, Proc. 2012 North American Power Symposium, September 2012, Champaign, IL.
  16. Suresh Gautam, and S. M. Brahma, “Guidelines for Selection of an Optimal Structuring Element for Mathematical Morphology Based Tools to Detect Power System Disturbances” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2012, San Diego, CA.
  17. S. M. Brahma, Malati Chaudhary, S. J. Ranade, “Some Findings about Equivalencing Wind farms with Type 1 and Type 2 Induction Generators,” Proc. 2011 North American Power Symposium, August 2011, Boston, MA.
  18. Om Prasad Dahal, and S. M. Brahma, “Investigation of Various Options to Avoid False Tripping of a Primary Distribution Feeder: Part II – Solution Techniques,” Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2011, Detroit, Michigan.
  19. Om Prasad Dahal, and S. M. Brahma, “Investigation of Various Options to Avoid False Tripping of a Primary Distribution Feeder: Part I – Modeling and Analysis”, Proc. 2010 North American Power Symposium, September 2009, Arlington, Texas.
  20. R. C. Dugan, R. F. Arritt, T. E. McDermott, S. M. Brahma, and K. Schneider “Distribution System Analysis to Support the Smart Grid”, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2010, Minneapolis, MN.
  21. Suresh Gautam, and Sukumar Brahma, “Application of mathematical morphology based filters to detect a power swing”, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2010, Minneapolis, MN.
  22. Karunakar Gampa, Srinaga A.C. Vemprala, and Sukumar M. Brahma, Errors in Fault Analysis of Power Distribution Systems Using Sequence Components Approach, Proc. 2009 IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, April 2009, New Orleans, LA.
  23. Sravan K. Buggaveeti, and Sukumar M. Brahma, A Morphological Filter to Distinguish a Fault from Capacitor Switching, Proc. 2009 IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, April 2009, New Orleans, LA.
  24. Suresh Gautam, Sukumar Brahma, “Properties of Mathematical Morphology Based Filter for Online Filtering of Power System Signals”, Proc North American Power Symposium, October 2009, Starkville, Mississippi.
  25. Shiva Prasad Pokharel, Sukumar Brahma, “Optimal PMU Placement for Fault Location in a Power System”, Proc. North American Power Symposium, October 2009, Starkville, Mississippi.
  26. Suresh Gautam, Sukumar Brahma, “Overview of Mathematical Morphology in Power Systems – A Tutorial Approach”, Proc. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 2009, Calgary, Canada.
  27. S. M. Brahma and R. Kavasseri, “Investigating the Performance of Discrete Wavelet Transform for Phasor Estimation in Digital Relays”, Proc. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, June 2008, Pittsburg, PA.
  28. S. Varadan, S. M. Brahma, “Transmission Planning – Load Flows and Beyond”, Proc. IEEE Power System Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, October 29- November 1, 2006.
  29. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Overview of the Effect of Distributed Generation on Protection in Power Distribution Systems”, Proc. EuroPES 2006- Sixth IASTED International Conference on European Power and Energy Systems, Rhodes, Greece, June 26-28, 2006, pp. 276-280.
  30. S. M. Brahma, “Use of Wavelets for Out of Step Blocking Function of Distance Relays”, Proc. IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, June 2006, Montreal, Canada.
  31. S. M. Brahma, “New Fault Location Scheme for a Two- Terminal Transmission Line Using Synchronized Phasor Measurements”, Proc. 2006 IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, May 2006, Dallas, USA.
  32. S. M. Brahma, “A New Method to Identify the Faulted Section in a Multi-Terminal Transmission Line”, Proc. 2004 North American Power Symposium, August  2004, Idaho, USA.
  33. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Effect of Fault Resistance on The Coordination of A Microprocessor-Based Recloser With a Fuse in the Presence of Distributed Generation” Proc. Ninth International Middle-East Power Conference MEPCON’2003, December 2003, Shebin El-Kom, Egypt.
  34. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Microprocessor-Based Reclosing to Coordinate Fuse and Recloser in a System with High Penetration of Distributed Generation,” in Proc. 2002 IEEE Power Engineering Society Winter Meeting, January 2002, vol. 1, pp. 453 –458
  35. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Impact of Distributed Generation on Fuse and Relay Coordination: Analysis and Remedies,” in Proc. 2001 IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, November 2001, Florida, pp. 384-389
  36. A. A. Girgis and S. M. Brahma, “Effect of Distributed Generation on Protective Device Coordination in Distribution System,” in Proc. 2001 Large Engineering Systems Conference on Power Engineering, July 2001, Canada, pp. 115-119.

 NON-PEER REVIEWED CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

  1. Brett Pelkey, Stefan Ceballos, Milan Biswal, Huiping Cao, Sukumar Brahma: Phasor Measurement Unit Monitoring Tool, 17th Joint UTEP/NMSU Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences, El Paso, Texas, November 7, 2015. http://www.cs.utep.edu/vladik/ utepnmsu15.html.
  2. Sizhen Zhao, Rebecca Stevens, Nirmal-Kumar C Nair, Sukumar M. Brahma, Transient Playback Test Systems for Protective Relays,  Proc. Electricity Engineers’ Association (EEA) Conference and Trade Exhibition, June 2007, Auckland, New Zealand.
  1. S. M. Brahma, “Reduction of Current Transformer Error in Fault Detection”, Proc Power Systems 2004 Conference on Distributed Generation, Advanced Metering and Communication, March  2004, Clemson, USA.
  2. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Overview of Protection Issues in Distribution Systems with High Penetration of Distributed Generation” in Proc. Power Systems 2003 Conference on Distributed Generation and Advanced Metering, Clemson, March 2003, USA.
  3. S. M. Brahma and A. A. Girgis, “Impact of Distributed Generation on Fault Induced Transients: A Case Study” in Proc. Power Systems 2002 Conference on Impact of Distributed Generation, March 2002, Clemson, USA.
  4. S. A. Khaparde, S. M. Brahma, “Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS): An Overview”, in Proc. 1996 Transmission and Distribution Conference, India.

 IEEE PES PSRC TECHNICAL REPORTS/GUIDES

Completed:

  1. Working Group C6 – Relay Engineering in Power Engineering Curricula – IEEE Power System Relaying Committee (PSRC), “The Education and Training of Future Protection Engineers: Challenges, Opportunities, and Solutions”, IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 24-2, pp. 538 – 544, April 2009.
  2. Performance of Relaying During Stressed Conditions – IEEE PSRC Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/Performance_of_Relaying_During_Stressed_Conditions.pdf.
  3. Understanding Microprocessor-Based Technology Applied to Relaying – IEEE PSRC Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/UNTAR-Ed2.pdf.
  4. Use of Time Synchronized Measurements in Protective Relaying Applications – IEEE PSRC Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/Use of Synchrophasor Measurements in Protective Relaying Applications_final.pdf
  5. Revision of C37.99 – IEEE Guide for the protection of Shunt Capacitor Banks.
  6. Communications Technology for Protection Systems – IEEE PSRC Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/IEEE PSRC Subcommittee H9 Understanding Comm Tech for Protection -20130113 D8F.pdf
  7. Fault Current Contribution from Wind Plants – IEEE PSRC/Machinery/T&D Committees Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/Fault Current Contributions from Wind Plants.pdf
  8. Anomaly Checks for Relay Settings – IEEE PSRC Report. Available online: http://www.pes-psrc.org/Reports/WG_I18_report_final.pdf

Ongoing:

  1. Working Group C2 – The Role of Protective Relaying in Smart Grid.
  2. Working Group D26 – Revision of C37.114 Fault Location Guide.
  3. Working Group D9 – Revision of IEEE C37.113 – Guide for Protective Relay Applications to Transmission Lines – IEEE Guide.
  4. Working Group J5 – Application of Out-of-Step Protection Schemes for Generators.
  5. Working Group K15 – Centralized Substation Protection and Control.
  6. Working C24 – Modification of Commercial Fault Calculation Programs for Wind Turbine Generators – I chair this WG.
  7. Working Group C25 – Protection of Wind Electric Plants.