Ola Carlson

Biträdande professor at Chalmers, Electrical Engineering, Electric Power Engineering

Ola Carlson is Professor in Sustainable Electric Power Production. His research interests are electrical systems for renewable power production and hybrid electric vehicles. Since 2010, Ola is the Director of Swedish Wind Power Technology Centre, he is also a member of the advisory boards of the research programs; Wind Power in Cold Climate and Elektra at Swedish Energy Agency.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2014–2015

Efficiency and influence of heating device on wind turbine blades

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Swedish Wind Power Technology Center (SWPTC)

2015–2018

Vindkraftteknik - kunskapsuppbyggnad och utveckling

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Västra Götalandsregionen, Regional development committee

2011–2014

Kraftsamling Smarta Nät

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Region Västra Götaland

2013–2015

New detection techniques for fault tolerant control

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
ÅForsk (Ångpanneföreningens Foundation for Research and Development)

2011–2015

DC Grids for Integration of Large Scale Wind Power - OffshoreDC

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
ABB Sweden

2012–2014

Vindkraft för fartyg I+II

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Region Västra Götaland
Swedish Energy Agency

2015–2016

Power Väst

Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Region Västra Götaland

2013–2018

Tidal Demonstration for Energy Scheme (TIDES)

Tarik Abdulahovic Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
European Commission (FP7)

2014–2017

Inertia Support Strategies using Wind Turbines for Low-Inertia Power System with High Penetration of Wind Power

Peiyuan Chen Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Mattias Persson Electric Power Engineering
Massimo Bongiorno Electric Power Engineering
Torbjörn Thiringer Electric Power Engineering
Swedish Energy Agency

2011–2015

Research Cooperation between Sweden and the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) – Renewable Energy Program

Sverker Molander Environmental Systems Analysis
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Erik Ahlgren Energy Technology
Jimmy Ehnberg Electric Power Engineering
SIDA

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Publications

2017

Demonstration of Voltage Control in a Real Distribution System using Model Predictive Control

Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson, Pavan Balram
IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution. Vol. (to appear)
Journal article
2017

Comparative study of MPC based coordinated voltage control in LV distribution systems with photovoltaics and battery storage

Pavan Balram, Ola Carlson, Anh Tuan Le
International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. Vol. (to appear)
Journal article
2016

Predictive voltage control of batteries and tap changers in distribution system with photovoltaics

Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson, Pavan Balram
Paper in proceedings
2016

Inertia Support During Variable Wind Conditions

Ola Carlson, Mattias Persson, Peiyuan Chen
IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference 2016 (EPEC2016)
Paper in proceedings
2016

Frequency Characterization of Type-IV Wind Turbine Systems

Nicolas Espinoza, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson
2016 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Milwaukee, WI, USA, 2016, p. Article no 7855126-
Paper in proceedings
2015

Novel LVRT Testing Method for Wind Turbines Using Flexible VSC Technology

Nicolas Espinoza, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. Vol. 6 (3), p. 1140-1149
Journal article
2015

Effects of Network Tariffs on Residential Distribution Systems and Price-Responsive Customers under Hourly Electricity Pricing

David Steen, Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. Vol. 7 (2 (Special issue)), p. 617-626
Journal article
2015

Wind Turbines on Ships

Ola Carlson, Per Arne Nilsson
Report
2014

Integrated Motor Drive and Non-Isolated Battery Charger Based on the Split-Phase PM Motors for Plug-in Vehicles

Ola Carlson, Saeid Haghbin
The Journal of Engineering
Journal article
2014

Teknologier för förnyelsebar elproduktion

Zack Norwood, Ola Carlson, Emil Nyholm et al
Perspektiv på förnybar el 2014, p. 12-13
Chapter in monograph, book
2014

Harnessing energy flows: technologies for renewable power production

Emil Nyholm, Ola Carlson, Zack Norwood et al
Systems Perspectives on Renewable Power 2014, p. 32-45
Chapter in monograph, book
2014

USING REACTIVE POWER FROM WIND TURBINES FOR LOSS REDUCTION IN DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM

Shemsedin Nursebo, Peiyuan Chen, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2014

Optimizing Wind Power Hosting Capacity of Distribution Systems Using Cost Benefit Analysis

Peiyuan Chen, Lina Bertling Tjernberg, Shemsedin Nursebo et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 29 (3), p. 1436-1445
Journal article
2014

Challenges Towards the Deployment of Offshore Grids: the OffshoreDC Project

Georgios Stamatiou, Walid Ziad El-Khatib, Kjetil Uhlen et al
Paper in proceedings
2013

Potentialen finnas i vind-och biokraft

Matthias Rapp, Henrik Malmberg, Staffan Jacobsson et al
Ny Teknik (14.8. 2013)
Magazine article
2013

Evaluating the Customers’ Benefits of Hourly Pricing Based on Day-Ahead Spot Market

Lina Bertling Tjernberg, Ola Carlson, Anh Tuan Le et al
. Vol. Maj, p. 2-
Report
2013

Frequency Support by Wind Farms in Islanded Power Systems with High Wind Power Penetration

Mattias Persson, Peiyuan Chen, Ola Carlson
IEEE POWERTECH 2013, p. Art. no. 6652361)-
Paper in proceedings
2013

Evaluating the Customers’ Benefits of Hourly Pricing Based on Day-Ahead Spot Market

Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson, David Steen et al
CIRED 22nd International Conference on Electricity Distribution, 10-13 June 2013, Stockholm, Sweden. Vol. 2013 (615 CP), p. Article no. 1221-
Paper in proceedings
2013

PERMANENT MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS GENERATOR INTER TURN FAULT IDENTIFICATION USING STATOR CURRENT ANALYSIS

Massimo Bongiorno, Joachim Härsjö, Stefan Lundberg et al
Paper in proceedings
2013

Control of wind turbines: A tutorial on proactive perspectives

Alexander Stotsky, Ola Carlson, Bo Egardt
American Control Conference, p. 3429-3436
Paper in proceedings
2013

The Effect of Wind Power Integration on the Frequency of Tap Changes of a Substation Transformer

Ola Carlson, Shemsedin Nursebo, Peiyuan Chen
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Vol. 28 (4), p. 4320 - 4327
Journal article
2013

Droop Based Steady State Control Algorithm for a Meshed HVDC Grid

Torbjörn Thiringer, Ola Carlson, Kalid Yunus
2014 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition; 15 - 17 April 2014 in Chicago, IL, USA
Paper in proceedings
2013

Modal Field-Oriented Control of a Split-Phase PM Motor with Dual Inverters

Saeid Haghbin, Hector Zelaya, Ola Carlson
Journal of Electrical and Control Engineering. Vol. 3, p. 7-16
Journal article
2013

Dually Fed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator Condition Monitoring Using Generator Current

Ola Carlson, Massimo Bongiorno, Joachim Härsjö
European Wind Energy Conference and Exhibition, EWEC 2013; Vienna; Austria; 4 February 2013 through 7 February 2013. Vol. 1, p. 239-247
Paper in proceedings
2013

Grid code testing of full power converter based wind turbines using back-to-back voltage source converter system

Massimo Bongiorno, Nicolas Espinoza, Ola Carlson
Paper in proceedings
2013

Steady State Controll Strategy for a Meshed HVDC Grid with Wind Power Plants

Torbjörn Thiringer, Kalid Yunus, Ola Carlson
Paper in proceedings
2013

An Integrated 20-kW Motor Drive and Isolated Battery Charger for Plug-In Vehicles

Shuang Zhao, Ola Carlson, kashif khan et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. Vol. 28 (8), p. 4013 - 4029
Journal article
2013

Marin energi kan bli en stor svensk exportvara

Ulf Lindelöf, Birgitta Losman, Mikael Sidenmark et al
Magazine article
2012

An integrated split-phase dual-inverter permanent magnet motor drive and battery charger for grid-connected electric or hybrid vehicles

Saeid Haghbin, Torbjörn Thiringer, Ola Carlson
2012 20th International Conference on Electrical Machines, ICEM 2012, Marseille, 2 - 5 September 2012, p. 1941-1947
Paper in proceedings
2012

Det räcker inte att forska om energi

Staffan Jacobsson, Johnn Andersson, Charlotte Bergqvist et al
Ny Teknik (10 December)
Magazine article
2012

Control of a wind farm with an internal direct current collection grid

Torbjörn Thiringer, Ola Carlson, Lena Max
Wind Energy. Vol. 15 (4), p. 547-561
Journal article
2012

A trigonometric velocity estimator using a resolver sensor in drive system applications

David Vindel, Sonja Lundmark, Ola Carlson et al
Journal of Logic and Computation, p. 2889 - 2894
Paper in proceedings
2012

Fault handling for a wind farm with an internal DC collection grid

Ola Carlson, Torbjörn Thiringer, Lena Max
Wind Energy. Vol. 15 (2), p. 259-273
Journal article
2012

Assessment of Electric Vehicle Charging Scenarios Based on Demographical Data

David Steen, Ola Carlson, Anh Tuan Le et al
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. Vol. 3 (3), p. 1457-1468
Journal article
2012

Field-Oriented Control of a PMSM Drive System Using the dSPACE Controller

Saeid Haghbin, David Vindel, Ali Rabiei et al
Paper in proceedings
2012

Embedding of ESD in engineering education: Experiences from Chalmers University of Technology

Ola Carlson, Magdalena Svanström, Michael Eden et al
International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education. Vol. 13 (3), p. 279-292
Journal article
2012

Grid-Connected Integrated Battery Chargers in Vehicle Applications: Review and New Solution

Ola Carlson, Mats Alakula, Sonja Lundmark et al
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 60 (2), p. 459-473
Journal article
2011

An Isolated High-Power Integrated Charger in Electrified Vehicle Applications

Sonja Lundmark, Ola Carlson, Saeid Haghbin et al
IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. Vol. 60 (9), p. 4115-4126
Journal article
2011

DC grids for integration of large scale wind power

Kjetil Uhlen, Ola Carlson, Joachim Holbøll et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Optimering av energieffektivitet för elektriska drivsystem i hybridfordon

Ali Rabiei, Sonja Lundmark, Torbjörn Thiringer et al
Report
2011

Scheduling Charging of Electric Vehicles for Optimal Distribution Systems Planning and Operation

Anh Tuan Le, Neimane Viktoria, Lina Bertling Tjernberg et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Maximizing Wind Power Integration in Distribution System

Ola Carlson, Peiyuan Chen, Shemsedin Nursebo
Paper in proceedings
2011

Transient modeling of an integrated charger for a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle

Shuang Zhao, Sonja Lundmark, Saeid Haghbin et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Optimal load management of electric heating and PEV loads in a residential distribution system in Sweden

Al-Yami Salem, Lina Bertling Tjernberg, David Steen et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

A Combined Motor/Drive/Battery Charger Based on a Split-Windings PMSM

Mats Alakula, Ola Carlson, Saeid Haghbin et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

An Integrated Charger for Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Based on a Special Interior Permanent Magnet Motor

Oskar Wallmark, Mats Leksell, Mats Alakula et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

Embedding of ESD in engineering education - experiences from Chalmers University of Technology

Magdalena Svanström, Thomas Nyström, Ulrika Palme et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

Effects of Plug-in Electric Vehicles on Distribution Systems: The Real Case of Gothenburg

Anh Tuan Le, Saman Babaei, Lina Bertling Tjernberg et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

Performance of a direct torque controlled IPM drive system in the low speed region

Ola Carlson, Saeid Haghbin, Sonja Lundmark
IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, Bari, Italy, 4-7 July 2010, p. 1420 - 1425
Paper in proceedings
2010

Integration of plug in hybrid electric vehicles and electric vehicles - Experience from Sweden

Ola Carlson, David Steen, Sonja Lundmark et al
Conference contribution
2010

Effects of PHEVs in power distribution systems: reviews and analyses

Saman Babaei, Lina Bertling Tjernberg, Ola Carlson et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

Integrated chargers for EV's and PHEV's: examples and new solutions

Saeid Haghbin, Ola Carlson, Kashif Khan et al
Paper in proceedings
2009

Factors Influencing Design of Dynamic Reactive Power Compensation for an Offshore Wind Farm

Ola Carlson, Abram Perdana
Wind Engineering. Vol. 33 (3), p. 273-286
Journal article
2009

Aggregated Models of a Large Wind Farm Consisting of Variable Speed Wind Turbines for Power System Stability Studies

Abram Perdana, Ola Carlson
Proceeding of 8th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Farms, p. 568-573
Conference contribution
2009

Voltage Stability Analysis for the South-West Libyan Electrical Power System: Problem Simulation and Analysis

K. M. Elarroudi, M. F. Bara, Mohamed Wadi et al
UPEC: 2009 44TH INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITIES POWER ENGINEERING CONFERENCE, p. 508-512
Conference contribution
2009

Control and loss calculations for an internal DC grid in a wind farm

Ola Carlson, Lena Max
Conference contribution
2008

Comparison of an Aggregated Model of a Wind Farm Consisting of Fixed Speed Wind Turbines with Field Measurement

Abram Perdana, Sanna Uski, Bettina Lemström et al
Wind Energy
Journal article
2008

Voltage Stability Analysis and Improvement of South-West Libya Electrical Power System, Part 1: Problem Identification

Ola Carlson, Mohamed Wadi, F. A. Elammari et al
Scientific journal article - non peer reviewed
2007

Control algorithms for a fault-tolerant PMSM drive

Lennart Harnefors, Oskar Wallmark, Ola Carlson
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 54 (4), p. 1973-1980
Journal article
2007

Validation of fixed speed wind turbine dynamic models with measured data

Agneholm Evert, Abram Perdana, Ola Carlson et al
Renewable Energy. Vol. 32 (8), p. 1301-1316
Journal article
2007

Comparison of Control Schemes of Wind Turbines with Doubly Fed Induction Generator

Ola Carlson, Abram Perdana
Proceeding of Nordic Wind Power Conference, Roskilde, Denmark. Vol. 1 (1)
Conference contribution
2007

Wind Power in Power Markets: Opportunities and Challenges

Anh Nguyen, Ola Carlson, Anh Tuan Le
Conference contribution
2006

Series and Parallel Compensation for the Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator at Chalmers Test Wind Turbine

Magnus Ellsen, Ola Carlson, Ingemar Mathiasson
NORDIC WIND POWER ONFERENCE, 22-23 MAY 2006, ESPOO, FINLAND, p. 10-
Conference contribution
2006

Validation of an Aggregated Model of a Wind Farm with Fixed-speed Wind Turbines against Measurement

Sanna Uski, Ola Carlson, Bettina Lemström et al
Conference contribution
2006

Produktionsrelaterade systemstudier

Ola Carlson, Thore Berntsson, Erik Ahlgren et al
Report
2006

Power System Voltage Stability Related to Wind Power Generation

Nayeem Ullah, Marcia Martins, Abram Perdana et al
Conference contribution
2005

Post-fault operation of fault-tolerant inverters for PMSM drives

Lennart Harnefors, Oskar Wallmark, Ola Carlson
Paper in proceedings
2005

Produktionsrelaterade systemstudier

Ola Carlson, Bertil Pettersson, Per Fahlén et al
Conference contribution
2005

An improved speed and position estimator for salient permanent-magnet synchronous motors

Ola Carlson, Oskar Wallmark, Lennart Harnefors
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 52 (1), p. 255-262
Journal article
2005

Integration of Wind Power by DC-Power Systems

Stefan Lundberg, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2005

Control algorithms for a fault-tolerant PMSM drive

Oskar Wallmark, Lennart Harnefors, Ola Carlson
The 31st Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IEEE-IECON'05), p. 1467-1473
Paper in proceedings
2005

Integration of Wind Power by DC-Power Systems

Stefan Lundberg, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2004

Sensorless control of PMSM drives for hybrid electric vehicles

Ola Carlson, Lennart Harnefors, Oskar Wallmark
Proc. IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference. Vol. 1, p. 4017-4023
Paper in proceedings
2004

Dynamic Response of Grid-Connected Wind Turbine with Doubly Fed Induction Generator during Disturbances

Abram Perdana, Jonas Persson, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2004

Loss Minimization of a PMSM Drive for a Hybrid Electric Vehicle

Oskar Wallmark, Ola Carlson, Lennart Harnefors
Proc. 11th International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference. Vol. 6, p. 160-164
Paper in proceedings
1999

Design and test of a 40 kW directly driven permanent-magnet generator with a frequency converter

Staffan Engström, Anders Grauers, A Williamson et al
EWEC-CONFERENCE-1999, p. 845-848
Paper in proceedings
1998

Comparison between electrical systems for variable speed operation of wind turbines

Ola Carlson, Åke Larsson, Anders Grauers et al
Report
1997

ests and design evaluation of a 20 kW direct-driven permanent magnet generator with a frequency converter

Sven Svenning, Anders Grauers, Ola Carlson et al
EWEC 97 -Conference proceedings, p. 686-689
Paper in proceedings
1994

Wind-Diesel Systems

Ray Hunter, Ola Carlson, George Elliot
Book
1993

Förstudie av elsystem till vindkraftverk med variabelt varvtal

Anders Grauers, Ola Carlson, Jan Svensson
Report
1991

Wind-diesel system with a variable speed turbine

Anders Grauers, Ola Carlson
European Wind Energy Association Conference and Exhibition 1991, p. 469-473
Paper in proceedings
1989

Electrical system with frequency convertors for variable speed operation of wind turbines

Ola Carlson, Jonny Hylander
WIND ENGINEERING. Vol. 13 (5)
Journal article