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NIST Smart Grid Interoperability Test Tools

Published

Author(s)

Dhananjay Anand, Kevin G. Brady, Yuyin Song, Cuong T. Nguyen, Kang B. Lee, Gerald J. FitzPatrick, Allen R. Goldstein, YaShian Li-Baboud

Abstract

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), participated in the Universal Communication Architecture International User Group (UCAIug) Interoperability (IOP) Test Event on October 14-19, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The objective of the event was to bring the multitude of current substation equipment implementations based upon the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61850 standard for substation communications capabilities to determine if the equipment can interoperate and perform cooperatively in a myriad of substation topology configurations to meet standards and industry requirements.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 1900-801
Report Number
1900-801

Keywords

IEC 61850, timing, substation communications, interoperability, GPS signal emulation
Created February 8, 2019