News

April Tech Topics with Geoff Varrall

Artech House author, Geoff Varrall, who is also executive director of RTT, which has been providing technology assessment and technology related facilitation programmes to an international client base since 1986, has shared April’s RTT Technology Topic, which addresses the current pandemic situation, and reminds us that every cloud has a silver lining: Business is booming …

Highlights from IEEE Radio & Wireless Week Conference with Howard Hausman

Artech House authors are often presenters at conferences around the world, and in late January 2020, Howard Hausman, author of Microwave Power Amplifier Design with MMIC Modules, presented at IEEE Radio & Wireless Week Conference. Click below for the presentation and information about the workshop: RWW Workshop 2010 01 2020 01 22 21 32 39 Microwave …

Smart Grid Forum’s Cybersecurity 2020 Conference

  As the grid modernises, the design of utility cybersecurity solutions need to be rethought to defend against the evolving capabilities of potential attackers. A huge difficulty lies in the selection process of available technologies. This comes with the bigger challenges of implementing and operating these new technologies to harmonise with existing internal utility services. …

Fundamentals of IEC 61850 2020 – Intensive 3-day Training Programme for Electrical Engineers new to IEC 61850

IEC 61850 is far more than a communication protocol – it is an engineering philosophy and a common language for all those working with digital substation technology. As the use of IEC 61850 becomes business-as-usual for substation automation, it is essential for the technicians, design specialists, and specification engineers involved to have a solid grounding …

Modern Appliances and the Electric Grid with Mani Vadari

Mani Vadari, whose second edition of Electric System Operations: Evolving to the Modern Grid, is available now, gives us some background on an everyday convenience and how the electric grid helped make it happen: The modern toilet and the electric grid became part of our daily lives in the late 1800’s and have operated using the …