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Security Constraint Optimal Power Flow (SCOPF) – A Comprehensive Survey

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2010 by IJCA Journal
Number 6 - Article 8
Year of Publication: 2010
Mithun Bhaskar M
Srinivas Muthyala
Sydulu Maheswarapu

Mithun Bhaskar M, Srinivas Muthyala and Sydulu Maheswarapu. Article:Security Constraint Optimal Power Flow (SCOPF) A Comprehensive Survey. International Journal of Computer Applications 11(6):42–52, December 2010. Published By Foundation of Computer Science. BibTeX

	author = {Mithun Bhaskar M and Srinivas Muthyala and Sydulu Maheswarapu},
	title = {Article:Security Constraint Optimal Power Flow (SCOPF)  A Comprehensive Survey},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2010},
	volume = {11},
	number = {6},
	pages = {42--52},
	month = {December},
	note = {Published By Foundation of Computer Science}


This paper reviews the existing developments in Security Constrained Optimal Power Flow (SCOPF) from 1960’s to till date. Diverse schemes and approaches on Single Area/Multi-area, Algorithms, Contingency Selection, Steady and Dynamic SCOPF, Artificial Intelligence based SCOPF, Real time and SCOPF using Parallel/Distributed Processing, Economic Dispatch with Security Constraints, Decentralized SCOPF, Voltage Constrained SCOPF (VSCOPF), Incorporation of FACTS on SCOPF studies and Literatures on Applications of SCOPF etc., are appraised in a structured manner chronologically with detailed reviews on the strategies and the test systems used for the analysis are reported. A brief summary of the existing stratagems and test system data which can be retrieved are given in the conclusion for easy access of researchers.


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