Jim DeHaan

Reclamation Office: Technical Service Center, Hydropower Technical Services
Contact Information: (303) 445-2305, jdehaan@usbr.gov

Research Funded by the Science and Technology Program

Jim DeHaan began doing research for the Science and Technology Program in the 2004 fiscal year, with funding provided by the program as recently as the 2020 fiscal year. Projects were funded under the Science and Technology Program research topics Improved Power Generation and Repair and Maintenance.

The following research projects were funded in whole or in part by the Science and Technology Program. Jim DeHaan is listed as the principal investigator, or primary researcher. Click the project's title to view more information.

Machine Condition Monitoring - Enhance and expand Reclamation developed Machine Condition Monitoring (MCM) system. System utilizes in-house developed software and commercial data acquisition hardware.

Project ID: 20012
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2020 (with plans to continue through 2022)
Research Results: contact Jim DeHaan

Rotor-Mounted Scanner – Participate in the development and deployment of a new and improved version of the Rotor-Mounted Scanner hydro condition monitoring system, designated StatorScan.™

Project ID: 20014
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2020 (with plans to continue through 2022)
Research Results: contact Jim DeHaan

Determining Hydro Generation Start/Stop and Cycling Costs

Project ID: 1880
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2018 - 2020
Research Results: contact Jim DeHaan

Machine Condition Monitoring

Project ID: 1719
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2017 - 2019
Research Results: Please contact research@usbr.gov about research products related to this project.

Power System Safety

Project ID: 613
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2015 - 2017
Research Results:

Protection System Testing Improvements

Project ID: 1728
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2017 - 2019
Research Results: Please contact research@usbr.gov about research products related to this project.

Wireless Instrumentation Capability

Project ID: 1738
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2017 - 2019
Research Results: Please contact research@usbr.gov about research products related to this project.

Non-dispatchable Renewable Integration

Project ID: 2533
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2016 - 2018
Research Results: Non-dispatchable Renewable Integration (final, PDF, 501KB)

Plant Condition Monitoring

Project ID: 2879
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2014 - 2016
Research Results:

Protection System Testing Improvements

Project ID: 2446
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2014 - 2016
Research Results: Protection System Testing Improvements (final, PDF, 1.7MB)

Large Synchronous Generators Computer Models

Project ID: 3772
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2015
Research Results:

Non-dispatchable Renewable Integration

Project ID: 7946
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2015
Research Results: Please contact research@usbr.gov about research products related to this project.

Power System Safety

Project ID: 5446
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2014
Research Results: Safe and Grounded (final, PDF, 590KB)

Reduced Cost Hydropower Maintenance

Project ID: 5021
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2011 - 2013
Research Results: Machine Condition/Vibration Monitoring (final, PDF, 2.7MB)

Renewable Integration and Small Hydro

Project ID: 6144
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2011 - 2013
Research Results:

Reduced Cost Hydroelectric Maintenance

Project ID: 582
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2004 - 2010
Research Results:


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Last Updated: 4/4/17