The Fifth IASTED Asian Conference on
Power and Energy Systems
AsiaPES 2012

April 2 – 4, 2012
Phuket, Thailand

Past Conference Information

The Power and Energy Systems 2012 conference in Phuket, Thailand has ended.

Conference Proceedings

The Conference Proceedings are available for purchase on the ACTA Press website:

Conference Chair

Dr. Issarachai Ngamroo
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
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Keynote Speaker

"Phasor Measurements as Smart Device for Observing Power System Dynamics"

Prof. Yasunori Mitani
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
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Invited Speakers

"Technical issue of 10MW class superconducting wind power generator"

Prof. Minwon Park
Changwon National University, Korea
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Tutorial Session

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Special Session Organizers

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"Wide Area Measurements for Power System Smart Monitoring and Control"

Dr. Masayuki Watanabe
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
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"Artificial Intelligence in Smart Power and Energy Systems"

Asst. Prof. Atthapol Ngaopitakkul
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
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"Harvesting Energy from Ocean"

Prof. Jedol Dayou
Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
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The topics of interest covered by AsiaPES 2012 included, but were not limited to:


  • Biomass Energy
  • Geothermal Resources
  • Hydrogen as Fuel
  • Photovoltaic Power Generation
  • Photovoltaic Power Systems
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Solar Cells
  • Solar Energy
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Waste Products as Fuel
  • Water Power
  • Wind Power


  • Artificial Intelligence Applications in Energy and Power Systems
  • Asset Management
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Demand Side Management
  • Fault Diagnosis
  • Load Modelling, Estimation, and Forecast
  • Power Breakdown Analysis
  • Power Flow Analysis
  • Power Quality
  • Reliability
  • Security Assessment


  • Nuclear Safety
  • Nuclear Technologies
  • Security of Supply
  • Technology Transfer


  • Bulk Power Generation
  • Distributed Power Generation
  • Energy Storage
  • FACTS and HVDC Transmission System
  • Islanding Mechanisms
  • Load Shedding
  • Power Distribution
  • Power System Control and Protection
  • Power System Operation
  • Power System Stability
  • Power Transmission
  • Renewable Generation


  • Breakdown Impacts
  • Deregulation of Electric Supply Industry
  • Electricity Power Pools
  • Energy and Environment
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Policies
  • Energy Pricing
  • Forecasting
  • Global Restructuring
  • Investment Coordination
  • Modernization of Power Grids
  • Power Economics
  • Power Engineering and Education
  • Power Market Deregulation
  • Power System Planning
  • Problems of the Power Industry
  • Regulations
  • Retail Power Markets
  • Risk Analysis
  • ROI Caps


  • Advanced Metering Infrastructure
  • Battery and Battery Management System
  • Communication and Control
  • Controllable Loads
  • Cyber Security Considerations
  • Demand Response
  • Distributed Generation and Renewable Energy
  • Energy Management System: Home, Building Area Networks
  • Energy Storage in Smart Grid
  • Microgrid
  • Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV)
  • Smart Grid Infrastructure
  • Smart Grid Standards
  • Synchronized Measurements for Wide Area Monitoring, Protection and Control