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

2016–2019

Fossil Free Energy Districts (FED)

Anh Tuan Le Electric Power Engineering
Kalid Yunus Electric Power Engineering
Zack Norwood Building Technology
David Steen Electric Power Engineering
Gustavo Pinares Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
European Commission

2017–2020

From micro towards Mega GRID: Interaction of micro grids in Active Distribution Network (m2M-GRID)

Anh Tuan Le Electric Power Engineering
Kyriaki Antoniadou-Plytaria Electric Power Engineering
David Steen Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Gustavo Pinares Electric Power Engineering
Swedish Energy Agency

2016–2020

Advanced visualization of voltage stability limit and system protection based on real-time measurement

Anh Tuan Le Electric Power Engineering
Hannes Hagmar Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Electric Power Engineering
Swedish national grid
Swedish Energy Agency

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

Pavan Balram, Ola Carlson, Anh Tuan Le
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, Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson
International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. Vol. (to appear)
Journal article
2017

Grid Code Testing of Wind Turbine by VSC-based Test Equipment

Ola Carlson, Nicolas Espinoza
Wind Energy Science Conference 2017, DTU Lyngby, June 2017
Conference contribution
2016

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

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

Inertia Support During Variable Wind Conditions

Mattias Persson, Peiyuan Chen, Ola Carlson
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

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

Teknologier för förnyelsebar elproduktion

Ola Carlson, Linus Hammar, Zack Norwood et al
Perspektiv på förnybar el 2014, p. 12-13
Chapter in monograph, book - peer reviewed
2014

Harnessing energy flows: technologies for renewable power production

Ola Carlson, Linus Hammar, Zack Norwood et al
Systems Perspectives on Renewable Power 2014, p. 32-45
Chapter in monograph, book - peer reviewed
2014

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

Shemsedin Nursebo, Peiyuan Chen, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2014

Challenges Towards the Deployment of Offshore Grids: the OffshoreDC Project

Nicolaos Antonio Cutululis, Lorenzo Zeni, Walid Ziad El-Khatib et al
Paper in proceedings
2014

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

Shemsedin Nursebo, Peiyuan Chen, Ola Carlson et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 29 (3), p. 1436-1445
Journal article
2013

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

David Steen, Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson 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

Potentialen finnas i vind-och biokraft

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

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

David Steen, Anh Tuan Le, Ola Carlson 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

An overview of proactive wind turbine control

Alexander Stotsky, Bo Egardt, Ola Carlson
Energy Science and Engineering. Vol. 1 (1), p. 2-11
Journal article
2013

Control of wind turbines: A tutorial on proactive perspectives

Alexander Stotsky, Bo Egardt, Ola Carlson
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

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

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

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

Droop Based Steady State Control Algorithm for a Meshed HVDC Grid

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

Dually Fed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator Condition Monitoring Using Generator Current

Joachim Härsjö, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson
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

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

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

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

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

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

Marin energi kan bli en stor svensk exportvara

Johnn Andersson, Anders Jansson, Björn Bolund et al
Magazine article
2013

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

Kalid Yunus, Torbjörn Thiringer, Ola Carlson
Paper in proceedings
2012

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

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

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

Saeid Haghbin, Maliheh Sadeghi Kati, David Vindel et al
Journal of Logic and Computation, p. 2889 - 2894
Paper in proceedings
2012

Det räcker inte att forska om energi

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

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

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

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

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

Assessment of Electric Vehicle Charging Scenarios Based on Demographical Data

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

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

Magdalena Svanström, Ulrika Palme, Maria Knutson Wedel 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

Saeid Haghbin, Sonja Lundmark, Mats Alakula 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

Saeid Haghbin, Sonja Lundmark, Mats Alakula 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

Lorenzo Zeni, Temesgen Haileselassie, Georgios Stamatiou et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Optimering av energieffektivitet för elektriska drivsystem i hybridfordon

Sonja Lundmark, Ali Rabiei, Mikael C D Alatalo et al
Report
2011

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

David Steen, Anh Tuan Le, Miguel Ortega-Vazquez et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Maximizing Wind Power Integration in Distribution System

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

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

Shuang Zhao, Saeid Haghbin, Oskar Wallmark et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

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

David Steen, Al-Yami Salem, Anh Tuan Le et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

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

Saeid Haghbin, Sonja Lundmark, Ola Carlson et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

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

Magdalena Svanström, Michael Eden, Thomas Nyström et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

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

Saeid Haghbin, Mats Alakula, Kashif Khan et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

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

Saman Babaei, David Steen, Anh Tuan Le et al
Paper in proceedings
2010

Effects of PHEVs in power distribution systems: reviews and analyses

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

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

Saeid Haghbin, Sonja Lundmark, Ola Carlson
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

Lina Bertling Tjernberg, Ola Carlson, Sonja Lundmark et al
Conference contribution
2010

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

Saeid Haghbin, Kashif Khan, Sonja Lundmark et al
Paper in proceedings
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

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

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

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

Lena Max, Ola Carlson
Conference contribution
2009

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

Mohamed Wadi, M. F. Bara, Ola Carlson et al
UPEC: 2009 44TH INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITIES POWER ENGINEERING CONFERENCE, p. 508-512
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, Ola Carlson et al
Wind Energy
Journal article
2007

Validation of fixed speed wind turbine dynamic models with measured data

Marcia Martins, Abram Perdana, Pablo Ledesma et al
Renewable Energy. Vol. 32 (8), p. 1301-1316
Journal article
2007

Control algorithms for a fault-tolerant PMSM drive

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

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

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

Wind Power in Power Markets: Opportunities and Challenges

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

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

Abram Perdana, Sanna Uski, Ola Carlson et al
Conference contribution
2006

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

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

Produktionsrelaterade systemstudier

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

Power System Voltage Stability Related to Wind Power Generation

Ola Carlson, Abram Perdana, Nayeem Ullah et al
Conference contribution
2005

Integration of Wind Power by DC-Power Systems

Ola Carlson, Stefan Lundberg
Conference contribution
2005

Produktionsrelaterade systemstudier

Ola Carlson, Per Fahlén, Erik Ahlgren et al
Conference contribution
2005

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

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

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

Oskar Wallmark, Lennart Harnefors, Ola Carlson
Paper in proceedings
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

Ola Carlson, Stefan Lundberg
Conference contribution
2004

Sensorless control of PMSM drives for hybrid electric vehicles

Oskar Wallmark, Lennart Harnefors, Ola Carlson
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, Ola Carlson, Jonas Persson
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

Ola Carlson, 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, Anders Grauers, Jan Svensson et al
Report
1997

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

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

Wind-Diesel Systems

Ray Hunter, George Elliot, Ola Carlson
Book
1993

Förstudie av elsystem till vindkraftverk med variabelt varvtal

Jan Svensson, Anders Grauers, Ola Carlson
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