1st Edition

Smart Grids Sustainable Energy Systems

Edited By O.V. Gnana Swathika, K. Karthikeyan Copyright 2025
    432 Pages 249 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This reference text presents a threat to IoT Security and their Mitigation Strategies in Smart Grid. It further discusses aspects of adaptive demand response management, multiport converter topology and voltage stability in smart grid. Internet of Things-based prioritized load management technique for PV battery-powered buildings is illustrated. Importance of Zero energy buildings, sustainable farming and E-vehicles are discussed. Case Studies on Optimal DG Planning are presented.

    This book:

    ·       Discusses threats to the Internet of Things security and their mitigation strategies in the smart grid.                                                                                  

    ·       Adaptive Demand Response Management, Multiport converters and Voltage Stability in Smart Grids.                  

    ·       Zero Energy Buildings, Sustainable Farming and E-vehicles Deployment in Smart Grids.

    ·       Case Studies on Optimal DG Planning.

    ·       Covers a multi-objective optimal power flow algorithm for optimal performance in the distribution system, and a techno-economical optimal solution for the distribution system.                                                                                         

    It is primarily written for senior undergraduates, graduate students, and academic researchers in the fields of electrical engineering, electronics and communications engineering, computer science and engineering, and environmental engineering.

    1.     Emerging Threats to IoT Security and their Mitigation Strategies in Smart Grid

    Aayush Karthikeyan, K. Karthikeyan, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    2.     IoT Interfaced Protection Strategy using Z-Source breaker for DC microgrid Applications

    Faazila Fathima S, Premalatha L , Anshul Yadav, Tushar Singh, Kshitiz Srivastava

    3.     Voltage Unsteadiness Investigation for IEEE 30 Bus System with Voltage Margin

    R. Manivasagam

    4.     Deployment of non-isolated Multi-port Converters in Smart grid systems

    N. Sivakumar, S. Charles Raja, Chelladurai Balasundar

    5.     Adaptive Demand Response Management: Introduction and Case Study at A Higher Learning Institution Building

    A C Vishnu Dharssini, S Charles Raja, T Karthick, J Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar

    6.     Multi-Objective Optimal Power Flow Algorithm for Optimal Performance in Distribution System

    K. T. M. Udayanga Hemapala, Rajapaksha Mudiyanselage Tharangani Lakmali, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    7.     Techno- economical optimal solution for Sri Lankan Distribution System

    K. T. M. Udayanga Hemapala, Rajapaksha Mudiyanselage Tharangani Lakmali, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    8.     Case Study- Kalubowila Feeder: Optimal Dg Planning for Distribution Feeders in Srilanka

    K. T. M. Udayanga Hemapala, Rajapaksha Mudiyanselage Tharangani Lakmali, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    9.     Case Study- Mallawapitiya Feeder 8: Optimal Dg Planning for Distribution Feeders in Srilanka

    K. T. M. Udayanga Hemapala, Rajapaksha Mudiyanselage Tharangani Lakmali, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    10.  State of Charge Estimation of Indian Real Time Driving Cycle for Electric Vehicle Battery Energy Storage System

    S. Arun Mozhi, Dr. S. Charles Raja

    11.  Network Optimization Based Load Balancing Technique for LV Electricity Distribution Network

    K. T. M. U. Hemapala, Gayan Hemal Colamba Hewage, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    12.  IoT Based Monitoring and Protection of Transformer

    Aadi Ashutosh Chauhan, Rohan Bhojwani, Rahul Pal, Aayush Karthikeyan, K. T. M. U. Hemapala, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    13.  Ci Based Sepic DC/DC Converter For Photovoltaic Applications

    Kanimozhi G, Varun Mukesh Lal, R. Jeyaraman, Ravi Samikannu

    14.  IoT Based Power Theft Detection

    Ameesh Singh, Harsh Gupta, Aayush Karthikeyan, Akhtar Kalam, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    15.  IoT Based Prioritized Load Management technique for PV battery powered building

    Mohit Sharan, Prantika Das, Apurv Malhotra, Aayush Karthikeyan, Ramani Kannan, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    16.  A Predictive Analysis Of Crop Yield For Sustainable Farming In Rajasthan

    Savani M Kulkarni, Puppala Anusha, Veeram Priyanka, G. Hannah Grace, Obeng-Denteh W, Revathi G. K

    17.  IOT Based E-Bicycle Monitoring System

    Harish Raaghav S. S, Deepak M. M, Aayush Karthikeyan, O. V. Gnana Swathika

    18.  Critical Review: Net Zero Energy Building

    Hari Krishnan M B, Teenu Raj M, Aayush Karthikeyan, K. T. M. U. Hemapala and O. V. Gnana Swathika

    19.  Voltage Stability in Microgrid: A Critical Review

    Asha Anu Kurian, O. V. Gnana Swathika



    O.V. Gnana Swathika (Member’11–Senior Member'20, IEEE) received B.E   degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from   Madras University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, in 2000, MS in Electrical Engineering from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA, in 2004, PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from VIT University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, in 2017. She has also completed her post-doc at the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Her current research interests include microgrid protection, power system optimization, embedded systems, photovoltaic systems. She currently works as Associate Professor Senior at Centre for Smart Grid Technologies, Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, India.

    K. Karthikeyan is an Electrical & Electronics engineering graduate with a Master’s in Personnel Management from the University of Madras. With his two decades of rich experience in electrical design, he has immensely contributed towards the building services sector comprising airports, ITOS, tall statues, railway station/depots, Hospital, Educational institutional buildings, Residential, Hotel, Steel plants, Automobile plants in India and abroad (Sri Lanka, Dubai & UK). Currently working as Chief Engineering Manager – Electrical designs for Larsen & Toubro construction, commonly known as L&T, is an Indian multinational EPC contracting company. Also, he has worked in other major companies like Voltas, ABB, Apex Knowledge technology private limited. His primary role involved to prepare/review complete electrical system designs up to 110KV voltage levels. Detailed engineering stage covering by various electrical design calculations, design basis reports, suitable for construction drawings, and MEP design coordination. He is the point of contact for both client and internal project team, lead and manage a team of design and divisional personnel, day-to-day interaction with clients, peer review, managing project deadlines, Project time estimation, assisting in staff appraisals, training, and recruiting.