Checking date: 12/09/2022

Course: 2022/2023

IoT in the Energy Industry
Study: Master in Internet of Things: Applied Technologies (356)

Coordinating teacher: ALONSO MARTINEZ, MONICA

Department assigned to the subject: Electrical Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


BASIC SKILLS CB7 That students know how to apply the knowledge acquired and their ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of study. CB8 That students can integrate knowledge and face the complexity of formulating judgments based on information that, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments. CB10 That students have the learning skills that allow them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous. GENERAL COMPETENCES CG8 Capacity for continuous, self-directed and autonomous learning. SPECIFIC COMPETENCES CE1 Ability to program in the development of digital systems, understanding the component and program as integral elements of a product. LEARNING RESULTS * Identify the main technological components in Smart Grids. * Ability to design the energy installations at IoT systems. * Ability for big data management in Smart Grids.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Digital transformation of power grids: concepts, current situation, challenges and trends 2. Power systems 3. Automation in substations 4. Power and energy 5. Smart grids 6. Electric vehicle 7. Renewable Energy Control Center 8. Laboratory practices.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Janaka B. Ekanayake , Nick Jenkins , Kithsiri Liyanage, Jianzhong Wu , Akihiko Yokoyama. Smart Grid: Technology and Applications. Wiley-Blackwell. 2012
  • Lisa Lamont , Ali Sayigh . Application of Smart Grid Technologies: Case Studies in Saving Electricity in Different Parts of the World. Academic Press. 2018
Additional Bibliography
  • Oguah, Samuel ; Chattopadhyay, Debabrata. Mapping Smart-Grid Modernization in Power Distribution Systems. World Bank, Washington, DC. 2015

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