Instructor: Alejandro D. Domínguez-García, aledan {AT} ILLINOIS.EDU, (217) 333-3953

Office Hours: Wednesday, 12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m., 4044 ECEB, or by appointment



  • Dominguez-Garcia, Lecture Notes on Power Systems and Control, ECE 476: Power System Analysis, Fall 2021
  • Glover, Overbye, and Sarma, Power Systems Analysis and Design, Sixth Edition, Cengage Learning.

  • Bergen and Vittal, Power Systems Analysis, Prentice Hall.

  • Wood, Wollenberg, and Sheble, Power Generation, Operation and Control, John Wiley and Sons.

  • Debs, Modern Power Systems Control and Operations, Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Prerequisites: ECE 476: Power System Analysis

TopicApprox. # of hours
Introduction and review of basic concepts3
Power flow modeling5
Automatic generation control6
Economic dispatch6
Optimal power flow6
Voltage control4
Control of microgrids4.5
Control of power distribution networks3
Final review1.5
Final project presentations4.5

Homework:  Biweekly homework assignments allow students to practice the material covered in class.