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MS18: Structure and dynamics of future energy systems: power grids as complex dynamical systems

Organisers: Mehrnaz Anvari, E-mail mehrnaz.anvari@uni-oldenburg.de; Frank Hellmann, E-mail hellmann@pik-potsdam.de; Paul Schultz, E-mail pschultz@pik-potsdam.de; Xiaozhu Zhang, E-mail xiaozhu.zhang@ds.mpg.de.

All talks are in room CC021 James France Building. The schedule is available here and abstracts are available here.

Fluctuations in power grids I

  • Philipp Maaß, Fachbereich Physik, Universität Osnabrück, Germany
    Title: Impact of transmission line heterogeneities and transient reactances on grid response to fluctuating power input
  • Christian Beck, School of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Title: Superstatistical approach to frequency fluctuations in power grids
  • Stefan Kettemann, Department of Physics and Earth Science, Jacobs University, Germany
    Title: Propagation of disturbances in AC electricity grids
  • Katrin Schmietendor Institut für Physik, Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany
    Title: On the impact of turbulent wind energy production on power grid stability and quality

Intrinsic Network Dynamics and Synchronisation

  • Johannes Schiffer, School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Leeds, UK
    Title: Designing multi-Layer power systems by trading off L2-Gain performance and communication efforts under time-varying delays
  • Yuri Maistrenko, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany
    Title: Solitary states in coupled oscillators and power grids
  • Robin Delabays, School of Engineering, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Switzerland
    Title: Multistability in electric power grids on meshed, complex networks
  • Xiaozhu Zhang, Max-Planck-Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany
    Title: Transient dynamics of perturbation spreading in oscillatory networks and power grids

Fluctuations in power grids II

  • Frank Hellmann, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany
    Title: The impact of losses: Fluctuation spreading in asymmetric networks
  • Paul Schultz, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, 14412 Potsdam, Germany
    Title: Bounding the first exit from the basin
  • Mehrnaz Anvari, Max-Planck-Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany
    Title: Modeling and suppressing power output fluctuations of photo-voltaic power plants