Hydro-Quebec Research Institute (IREQ)
Pierre Giroux has been working for over 25 years as a senior engineer at IREQ real-time simulator. His work includes design, real-time simulation, and testing of controllers for HVDC systems, FACTS controllers, and power quality devices. He also performs the design, implementation, and testing of several MATLAB/SPS models.
He has a wide experience in the preparation and presentation of technical seminars and training on Power and Control Systems.
Professional Interests: Power electronics & utility grid modeling, Real-time simulation
Microgrid Dynamic Operation
SPS model of a microgrid consisting of a Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) and a Solar Plant.
2 months ago | 114 downloads |
SPS Model of a Hysteresis-Based DTC Induction Motor Drive
This example demonstrates the speed regulation of a variable-speed AC drive using the Direct Torque Control (DTC) technique.
1 year ago | 29 downloads |
SimPowerSystems Model of a 1000-MW HVDC-MMC Interconnection.
This SPS simulation is optimized by using an aggregate MMC model.
5 years ago | 65 downloads |
Grid-Connected PV Array
Two demonstrations of a grid-connected PV array using SimPowerSystems.
9 years ago | 131 downloads |
Loss Calculation in a 3-Phase 3-Level Inverter Using SimPowerSystems and Simscape
SimPowerSystems(SPS) and Simscape are used to calculate losses in a 3-phase, 3-level inverter.
9 years ago | 20 downloads |
Loss Calculation in a Buck Converter Using SimPowerSystems and Simscape
A SimPowerSystems model is used to calculate switching and conduction losses in a buck converter.
9 years ago | 19 downloads |