Power Engineering @ UOW

Research

Researchers

Power engineering research at UOW is internationally recognised. Researchers involved with the CPEE have published over 800 refereed journal papers. Significant power engineering research activities at UOW include:

  • Australian Research Council (ARC) industry linkage and discovery research projects with funding in excess of $5 million.
  • A $10.6 million ARENA grant for development of a smart sodium storage system for renewable energy storage.
  • Successful completion of six Australian Strategic Technology Program (ASTP) projects.
  • Power Quality Compliance Audit – An ongoing project which analyses, reports and benchmarks power quality data supplied by electricity distribution utilities across Australia.
  • Standards Australia Handbook HB 264-2003 (now ENA Doc 33-2014 and Doc 34-2014), a practical guide to the Australian standards for allocation of harmonics and flicker written for Standards Australia.
  • Membership of and significant contributions to a number of CIGRÉ working groups.
  • Host of the 2008 International Conference on Harmonics and Quality of Power (ICHQP 2008).
CPEE Prospectus

CPEE Prospectus