Inspec keywords: linear programming; power distribution reliability; power semiconductor switches; genetic algorithms; distributed power generation; power distribution protection; relay protection; overcurrent protection

Other keywords: adaptive overcurrent relay coordination; setting groups concept; switches; multiobjective optimisation algorithm; system reliability; adaptive protection scheme; radial distribution network; meshed distribution network; hybrid genetic algorithm; distributed generators; network topology changes; linear programming method; LP algorithm; hybrid GA-LP

Subjects: Distribution networks; Power system protection; Power semiconductor devices; Distributed power generation; Reliability; Optimisation techniques