Empirical framework for identification of the most harmful malicious attacks on a smart grid

  title={Empirical framework for identification of the most harmful malicious attacks on a smart grid},
  author={Aiman J. Albarakati and Marwan U. Bikdash},
  journal={Applied Network Science},
The aim of this paper is the identification of the most harmful malicious attacks in a smart grid with basis on the removal of buses in a particular sequence. For that, we define the Electrical Most Damaging Element (EMDE) and the Iterated Centrality Measure (ICM). The EMDE is the element that leads to the largest unsatisfied load increase after removed, in the current state of the smart grid. The ICM is a meaningful scaled centrality for iterated attacks. Attack strategies such as the IEMDE… 
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