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Aug 20, 2023 SENSL welcomes Haya Monawwar to the Ph.D. program! Hawa will work on high-performance computing for power systems.
Nov 15, 2022 Our review paper titled Fusion of Microgrid Control with Model-free Reinforcement Learning: Review and Vision is published on IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
Nov 9, 2022 Our new research investigates how COVID-19 impacts the consumption of electricity in the US. Check out the paper here: Electricity consumption variation versus economic structure during COVID-19 on metropolitan statistical areas in the US on Nature Communications.
Aug 25, 2022 Our proposal "High-Performance Transient Stability Simulation of Power Systems on Modern Parallel Computing Hardware" is funded by National Science Foundation.
Aug 11, 2022 We publised a report for the NREL project on automatic generation control using distributed energy resources in cyber-physical power systems. The report is openly available here.
Jun 10, 2022 Our inter-disciplinary review on power electronics-interfaced systems and cyber-physical systems is publised by Wiley. Check it out here
May 30, 2022 Our paper titled “Disturbance Propagation in Power Grids With High Converter Penetration “ is published in the Proceedings of the IEEE. See IEEEXplore.
Mar 5, 2022 Our paper titled “Andes_gym: A Versatile Environment for Deep Reinforcement Learning in Power Systems” is accepted by the 2022 IEEE PES General Meeting and selected as Best Conference Paper. See preprint and source code.
Feb 4, 2022 Our paper titled “Transmission-Distribution Dynamic Co-simulation of Electric Vehicles Providing Grid Frequency Response” is accepted by the 2022 IEEE PES General Meeting. See Prof. Tom Overbye’s website for PDF.
Jan 7, 2022 SENSL welcomes Zaid Mahmood and Ahmad Ali as new PhD students!
Oct 3, 2021 Our paper titled “Transmission-and-Distribution Dynamic Co-Simulation Framework for Distributed Energy Resource Frequency Response” is published in the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. The collaboration with NREL creates a Transmission-Distribution co-simulation platform. See arXiv or IEEEXplore.
Sep 13, 2021 Our paper “Data-Driven Joint Voltage Stability Assessment Considering Load Uncertainty: A Variational Bayes Inference Integrated with Multi-CNNs” is published in the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. PDF available in IEEEXplore.
Sep 8, 2021 Our paper “Encoding Frequency Constraints in Preventive Unit Commitment Using Deep Learning with Region-of-Interest Active Sampling” has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Preprint available on arXiv. Early Access is at IEEExplore.
Apr 11, 2021 Our letter “Effective Parallelism for Equation and Jacobian Evaluation in Large-Scale Power Flow Calculation” has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Preprint available on arXiv.
Feb 12, 2021 I will join Oklahoma State University as an assistant professor.
Feb 5, 2021 Recognized as an Outstanding Reviewer for 2020 by the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.
Nov 23, 2020 I am elevated to an IEEE Senior Member.
Oct 1, 2020 CURENT LTB won the 2020 R&D 100 Award.
Sep 1, 2020 ANDES Version 1.1.0 released highlighting renewable generation models.
Aug 18, 2020 Our paper “Hybrid Symbolic-Numeric Framework for Power System Modeling and Analysis” has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. This work has been implemented in ANDES. See IEEExplore or arXiv.
Aug 10, 2020 Our recent paper “Mass-Matrix Differential-Algebraic Equation Formulation for Transient Stability Simulation” is available on arXiv.
May 26, 2020 ANDES Version 1.0.0 Released.
May 13, 2020 Our recent paper “On the Modeling and Simulation of Anti-Windup Proportional Integral Controller” is available on arXiv.
Mar 26, 2020 Recognized as an Outstanding Reviewer for 2019 by the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. See the full list of recognized reviewers.
Feb 29, 2020 Our paper A Large-Scale Testbed as a Virtual Power Grid: For Closed-Loop Controls in Research and Testing(full-text) is published in IEEE PES Magazine.
Dec 10, 2019 My paper Cyber-physical system testbed for power system monitoring and wide-area control verification is accepted by IET Energy Systems Integration.
Nov 15, 2018 Defended my Ph.D. dissertation entitled “Large-Scale Simulation of Modern Electric Power Systems”.
Apr 26, 2018 Received the “Outstanding Graduate Research Assistant” award at the 2018 EECS Gonzalez Family Awards Banquet.
Apr 19, 2018 Attended the 2018 IEEE PES T&D Conference in Denver, CO.
Apr 3, 2018 Paper Accepted by IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
Mar 1, 2018 My first-author paper titled Bilevel Arbitrage Potential Evaluation for Grid-Scale Energy Storage Considering Wind Power and LMP Smoothing Effect published on IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy.
May 10, 2016 My first-author paper titled Day-ahead coordinated operation of utility-scale electricity and natural gas networks considering demand response based virtual power plants accepted by Applied Energy.