DCAT - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Team Members 
Primary Investigator: Nader Samman
Entrepreneurial Lead: Yousu Chen
Entrepreneurial Lead: Diao Ruisheng
Industry Mentor: Brian Fitzsimons

Technology Description

PNNL's Dynamic Contingency Analysis Tool, or DCAT, provides evaluation of power grid cascading outage due to extreme events. DCAT is aimed at improving the capability of power system planing engineers to assess the impact and likelihood of extreme contingencies and potential cascading events across their systems and interconnections.