IJCCE  Vol.2 No.2 B , May 2013
Swarm Intelligence in Power System Planning
ABSTRACT
Power system planning is one of the essential tasks in the power system operation management, which requires in-depth knowledge of the system under consideration. It can be regarded as a nonlinear, discontinuous, constrained multi objective optimization problem. Although the traditional optimization tools can be used, the modern planning problem requires more advanced optimization tools. In this paper, a survey of state-of-the-art mathematical optimization methods that facilitates power system planning is provided, and the needs of introducing swarm intelligence approaches into power system planning are discussed.

Cite this paper
K. Meng, Z. Y. Dong and Y. C. Qiao, "Swarm Intelligence in Power System Planning," International Journal of Clean Coal and Energy, Vol. 2 No. 2B, 2013, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.4236/ijcce.2013.22B001.
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