370.034 Seminar Smart Grids
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, SE, 3.0h, 4.5EC
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  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.5
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to be oriented in the scientific literature of the smart grid area, to form their own opinion and to express their views critically. By recognizing the basic principles of the various Smart Grid concepts, the students will be quickly integrated into smart grid projects and work effectively.

Subject of course

Several topics on the Smart Grid area are studied in this course with emphasis on:

1.Virtual Power Plants 2.Microgrids 3.Link paradigm 4.Smart Grid Architectures   In the first part of the seminar students are requested to collect material on some aspect of the above topics and prepare a written report and an poster presentation (Poster template is included in TISS). A poster workshop will be organized, in which students will work in different groups to summarize the results of the literature in one of the concepts discussed during the course. 

In the second part of the seminar, an industry expert will report about the smart grids and the students will have the possibility to make questions related to their theme. Students will then be requested to extend their written report from the first part by a brief reflection (1-2 pages) with the concrete industry experiences.

Teaching methods

Student-centered method

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Mon10:00 - 13:0003.10.2022 - 23.01.2023EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Seminar Smart Grids - Single appointments
Mon03.10.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorbesprechung
Mon10.10.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon17.10.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon24.10.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon31.10.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon07.11.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon14.11.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon21.11.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon28.11.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon05.12.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon12.12.202210:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon16.01.202310:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar
Mon23.01.202310:00 - 13:00EI 3A Hörsaal Seminar

Examination modalities

Proof of achievement consists of three parts:
1. Poster preparation and presentation
2. Active participation in poster discussions
3. Written report on the chosen topic

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.09.2022 12:00 15.10.2022 12:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Positive decision of the lecture Smart Girds Advanced or passing a qualifying examination

Preceding courses


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