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Pierre Giroux

Hydro-Quebec Research Institute (IREQ)

4 total contributions since 2012

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


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SimPowerSystems Model of a 1000-MW HVDC-MMC Interconnection.
This SPS simulation is optimized by using an aggregate MMC model.

4 years ago | 55 downloads |



Grid-Connected PV Array
Two demonstrations of a grid-connected PV array using SimPowerSystems.

7 years ago | 189 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.

7 years ago | 16 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.

7 years ago | 18 downloads |