PES Webinar - The Grid of the Future: Synchronous Condensers and STATCOMs
IEEE Power & Energy Society Technical Webinar Series
The Grid of the Future: Synchronous Condensers and STATCOMs
24 October 2017 • 1:00 PM EST
Presented by: Iman Khosravi, Business Development Manager, Siemens; and Sergey Kynev, Systems Engineer (FACTS) Siemens
This webinar will explore the Synchronous Condenser and STATCOM technologies and how they apply to power systems applications specific to reactive power compensation and short circuit contribution for non-synchronous generation projects to meet FERC requirements.
Iman Khosravi is a Business Development Specialist for Siemens' Energy Management Transmission Solutions business unit. Prior to this, he held various positions at Siemens including: network consulting, technical sales, focusing on power systems planning and flexible AC transmission Systems.
Mr. Khosravi holds a Master’s of Electrical Engineering from McGill University in Montreal, Canada and is a member of IEEE.
Sergey Kynev received the B.Sc degree in Electrical Engineering and the M.Sc in Power Transmission Systems from St. Petersburg Polytechnical University, Russia in 2008 and 2010 respectively. He worked for HVDC Research Institute in Russia prior to joining Siemens in 2011. He is currently a system engineer for FACTS and synchronous condenser with Siemens in Germany.