Real Power Loss Diminution by Rain Drop Optimization Algorithm

Dr Lenin Kanagasabai


In this work Rain Drop Optimization (RDO) Algorithm is projected to reduce power loss. Proceedings of Rain drop have been imitated to model the RDO algorithm. Natural action of rain drop is flowing downwards form the peak and it may form small streams during the headway from the mountain or hill.   As by gravitation principle raindrop flow as stream then as river form the peak of mountains or hill then it reach the sea as global optimum. Proposed Rain Drop Optimization (RDO) Algorithm evaluated in IEEE 30, bus test system. power loss reduction , voltage deviation minimization, and voltage stability improvement  has been achieved. 


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