Checking date: 19/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Advanced Management of Smart Grids
Study: Bachelor in Energy Engineering (280)

Coordinating teacher: ALONSO MARTINEZ, MONICA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Electrical Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Transmission and distribution of energy
The aim of this multidisciplinary course is to focus in the advanced operation of smart grids emphasizing the management of electricity networks through the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT ) . To achieve this goal , students must acquire a body of knowledge , and capabilities. -knowledge about smart grids , its application and development in the electricity networks of the future. -knowledge about the mechanisms of energy storage management and integration of renewable energies. -knowledge about automation and measurement technologies used in Smart Grids . -knowledge about energy data management commonly used in smart grids .
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. New technological developments in smart grids . 2. Energy storage management and integration of renewable energies. 3. Management of electric mobility in smart grids . 4. Automatization Architectures for Smart Grid 5. Smart grids projects (National and International), Regulation and practical examples
Learning activities and methodology
The training activities include: master -classes , classes resolution of questions in small groups , individual tutorials and personal work , including research , tests and examinations ; aimed at the acquisition of theoretical knowledge. -classes Exercices in small groups , individual tutorials and exercises by the student -oriented acquisition of practical skills related to the program for each subject. -Tests And laboratory tests .
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Borlase, Stuart. Smart grids: infrastructure, technology, and solutions. CRC Press. 2012
  • David Elliott. Energy Storage Systems. IOP Publishing Ltd. 2017

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.