11. Harmonics Effect Mitigation

  1. Abdelhay A. Sallam and
  2. Om P. Malik

Published Online: 8 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch11

Electric Distribution Systems

Electric Distribution Systems

How to Cite

Sallam, A. A. and Malik, O. P. (2011) Harmonics Effect Mitigation, in Electric Distribution Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470943854.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470276822

Online ISBN: 9780470943854



  • harmonics effect mitigation - looking for solutions, eliminating harmonics or mitigating their effects;
  • passive filtering of harmonics - and equivalent circuit for passive harmonic filtering;
  • amplitude of current components - percentage of fundamental without/with filter installation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • First Class of Solutions

  • Second Class of Solutions

  • Third Class of Solutions

  • Selection Criterion

  • Case Studies