Colloquium: An Overview of the Smart Grid

An Overview of the Smart Grid
Zongming Fei, Department of Computer Science, UK


Marksbury Auditorium, 4 PM Wednesday, October 12th

A smart grid uses information and communication technology to
make the current power grid more efficient and more reliable,
enable demand response and accommodate renewable and alternative
energy into the grid. This talk will give an overview of the
architecture, components, and key technologies of the Smart
Grid, with a focus on communications and networking technologies
involved.