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Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Volume 2015, Article ID 347350, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/347350
Research Article

Priority Control Strategy of VSC-MTDC System for Integrating Wind Power

1School of Electrical Engineering, Shandong University, Jinan 250061, China
2State Grid of China Technology College, Jinan 250002, China

Received 1 April 2015; Accepted 23 June 2015

Academic Editor: Alfredo Vaccaro

Copyright © 2015 Wen-ning Yan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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