Publications - Energy and power networks

Bart De Schutter

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  1. F. Alavi, N. van de Wouw, and B. De Schutter, "Power scheduling in islanded-mode microgrids using fuel cell vehicles," Proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 2017.  (abstractbibtex)

  2. I. Sarantis, F. Alavi, and B. De Schutter, "Optimal power scheduling of fuel-cell-car-based microgrids," Proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 2017.  (abstractbibtex)

  3. F. Ruelens, B.J. Claessens, S. Vandael, B. De Schutter, R. Babuska, and R. Belmans, "Residential demand response of thermostatically controlled loads using batch reinforcement learning," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 5, pp. 2149-2159, Sept. 2017.  (online paperbibtex)

  4. F. Alavi, E. Park Lee, N. van de Wouw, B. De Schutter, and Z. Lukszo, "Fuel cell cars in a microgrid for synergies between hydrogen and electricity networks," Applied Energy, vol. 192, pp. 296-304, Apr. 2017.  (online paperbibtex)

  5. F. Ruelens, B. Claessens, S. Quaiyum, B. De Schutter, R. Babuska, and R. Belmans, "Reinforcement learning applied to an electric water heater: From theory to practice," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017. To appear.  (online paperbibtex)

  6. F. Alavi, N. van de Wouw, and B. De Schutter, "Min-max control of fuel-cell-car-based smart energy systems," Proceedings of the 2016 European Control Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, pp. 1223-1228, June-July 2016.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  7. S.S. Farahani, Z. Lukszo, T. Keviczky, B. De Schutter, and R.M. Murray, "Robust model predictive control for an uncertain smart thermal grid," Proceedings of the 2016 European Control Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, pp. 1195-1200, June-July 2016.  (online paperbibtex)

  8. F. Alavi, E. Park Lee, N. van de Wouw, B. De Schutter, and Z. Lukszo, "Fuel cell cars in a microgrid for synergies between hydrogen and electricity networks - addendum," Tech. rep. 16-008a, Delft Center for Systems and Control, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, Apr. 2016.  (abstractbibtexreport (pdf))

  9. P. Mc Namara, R.R. Negenborn, B. De Schutter, G. Lightbody, and S. McLoone, "Distributed MPC for frequency regulation in multi-terminal HVDC grids," Control Engineering Practice, vol. 46, pp. 176-187, Jan. 2016.  (online paperbibtex)

  10. J.M. Maestre, M.A. Ridao, A. Kozma, C. Savorgnan, M. Diehl, M.D. Doan, A. Sadowska, T. Keviczky, B. De Schutter, H. Scheu, W. Marquardt, F. Valencia, and J. Espinosa, "A comparison of distributed MPC schemes on a hydro-power plant benchmark," Optimal Control Applications and Methods, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 306-332, May-June 2015.  (online paperbibtex)

  11. M.D. Doan, P. Giselsson, T. Keviczky, B. De Schutter, and A. Rantzer, "A distributed accelerated gradient algorithm for distributed model predictive control of a hydro power valley," Control Engineering Practice, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 1594-1605, Nov. 2013.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  12. A. Núñez, C. Ocampo-Martinez, B. De Schutter, F. Valencia, J.D. López, and J. Espinosa, "A multiobjective-based switching topology for hierarchical model predictive control applied to a hydro-power valley," Proceedings of the 3rd IFAC International Conference on Intelligent Control and Automation Science (ICONS 2013), Chengdu, China, pp. 534-539, Sept. 2013.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  13. P. Mc Namara, R.R. Negenborn, B. De Schutter, and G. Lightbody, "Optimal coordination of a multiple HVDC link system using centralized and distributed control," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 302-314, Mar. 2013.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  14. P. Mc Namara, R.R. Negenborn, B. De Schutter, and G. Lightbody, "Weight optimisation for iterative distributed model predictive control applied to power networks," Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 532-543, Jan. 2013.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  15. S. Roshany-Yamchi, M. Cychowski, R.R. Negenborn, B. De Schutter, K. Delaney, and J. Connell, "Kalman filter-based distributed predictive control of large-scale multi-rate systems: Application to power networks," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 27-39, Jan. 2013.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  16. M.D. Doan, T. Keviczky, and B. De Schutter, "Application of distributed and hierarchical model predictive control in hydro power valleys," Proceedings of the 4th IFAC Nonlinear Model Predictive Control Conference, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, pp. 375-383, Aug. 2012.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  17. J.M. Maestre, M.D. Doan, D. Muñoz de la Peña, P.J. van Overloop, T. Keviczky, M.A. Ridao, and B. De Schutter, "Benchmarking the operation of a hydro power network through the application of agent-based model predictive controllers," Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Hydroinformatics (HIC 2012), Hamburg, Germany, 8 pp., July 2012. Paper HIC2012_0338.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  18. G. Bajracharya, T. Koltunowicz, R.R. Negenborn, D. Djairam, B. De Schutter, and J.J. Smit, "Optimization of asset management of transformers based on a predictive health model of paper degradation," Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering, Hannover, Germany, 6 pp., Aug. 2011. Paper G-002.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  19. P. Mc Namara, R.R. Negenborn, B. De Schutter, and G. Lightbody, "Coordination of a multiple link HVDC system using local communications based distributed model predictive control," Proceedings of the 18th IFAC World Congress, Milan, Italy, pp. 1558-1563, Aug.-Sept. 2011.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  20. M. Houwing, R.R. Negenborn, and B. De Schutter, "Demand response with micro-CHP systems," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 99, no. 1, pp. 200-213, Jan. 2011.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  21. K. Stanková, G.J. Olsder, and B. De Schutter, "On European electricity market liberalization: A game-theoretic approach," INFOR: Information Systems and Operational Research, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 267-280, Nov. 2010.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  22. G. Bajracharya, T. Koltunowicz, R.R. Negenborn, D. Djairam, B. De Schutter, and J.J. Smit, "Optimization of transformer loading based on hot-spot temperature using a predictive health model," Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Diagnosis (CMD 2010), Tokyo, Japan, pp. 914-917, Sept. 2010.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  23. P.J. van Overloop, R.R. Negenborn, S.V. Weijs, W. Malda, M.R. Bruggers, and B. De Schutter, "Linking water and energy objectives in lowland areas through the application of model predictive control," Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, Yokohama, Japan, pp. 1887-1891, Sept. 2010.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  24. M. Arnold, R.R. Negenborn, G. Andersson, and B. De Schutter, "Distributed predictive control for energy hub coordination in coupled electricity and gas networks," Chapter 10 in Intelligent Infrastructures (R.R. Negenborn, Z. Lukszo, and H. Hellendoorn, eds.), vol. 42 of Intelligent Systems, Control and Automation: Science and Engineering, Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, ISBN 978-90-481-3598-1, pp. 235-273, 2010.  (online versionabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  25. R.R. Negenborn, G. Hug-Glanzmann, B. De Schutter, and G. Andersson, "A novel coordination strategy for multi-agent control using overlapping subnetworks with application to power systems," in Efficient Modeling and Control of Large-Scale Systems (J. Mohammadpour and K.M. Grigoriadis, eds.), New York, New York: Springer, ISBN 978-1-4419-5756-6, pp. 251-278, 2010.  (online versionabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  26. M. Arnold, R.R. Negenborn, G. Andersson, and B. De Schutter, "Multi-area predictive control for combined electricity and natural gas systems," Proceedings of the European Control Conference 2009, Budapest, Hungary, pp. 1408-1413, Aug. 2009.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  27. G. Bajracharya, T. Koltunowicz, R.R. Negenborn, Z. Papp, D. Djairam, B. De Schutter, and J.J. Smit, "Optimization of condition-based asset management using a predictive health model," Proceedings of the 16th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering, Cape Town, South Africa, pp. 1529-1534, Aug. 2009.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  28. M. Arnold, R.R. Negenborn, G. Andersson, and B. De Schutter, "Model-based predictive control applied to multi-carrier energy systems," Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE PES General Meeting, Calgary, Canada, July 2009. Paper 09GM1452.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  29. R.R. Negenborn, S. Leirens, B. De Schutter, and J. Hellendoorn, "Supervisory nonlinear MPC for emergency voltage control using pattern search," Control Engineering Practice, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 841-848, July 2009.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  30. G. Bajracharya, T. Koltunowicz, R.R. Negenborn, Z. Papp, D. Djairam, B. De Schutter, and J.J. Smit, "Optimization of maintenance for power system equipment using a predictive health model," Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Bucharest Power Tech Conference, Bucharest, Romania, June-July 2009. Paper 563.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  31. M. Houwing, R.R. Negenborn, M.D. Ilic, and B. De Schutter, "Model predictive control of fuel cell micro cogeneration systems," Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, Okayama, Japan, pp. 708-713, Mar. 2009.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  32. R.R. Negenborn, M. Houwing, B. De Schutter, and J. Hellendoorn, "Model predictive control for residential energy resources using a mixed-logical dynamic model," Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, Okayama, Japan, pp. 702-707, Mar. 2009.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  33. M. Arnold, R.R. Negenborn, G. Andersson, and B. De Schutter, "Distributed control applied to combined electricity and natural gas infrastructures," Proceedings of the International Conference on Infrastructure Systems 2008: Building Networks for a Brighter Future, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 6 pp., Nov. 2008. Paper 172.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  34. R.R. Negenborn, M. Houwing, B. De Schutter, and H. Hellendoorn, "Adaptive prediction model accuracy in the control of residential energy resources," Proceedings of the 17th IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, San Antonio, Texas, pp. 311-316, Sept. 2008.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  35. M. Houwing, R.R. Negenborn, and B. De Schutter, "Economic advantages of applying model predictive control to distributed energy resources: The case of micro-CHP systems," Proceedings of the 16th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED'08), Ajaccio, France, pp. 1550-1555, June 2008.  (online paperabstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  36. M. Houwing, R.R. Negenborn, P.W. Heijnen, B. De Schutter, and H. Hellendoorn, "Least-cost model predictive control of residential energy resources when applying μCHP," Proceedings of Power Tech 2007, Lausanne, Switzerland, 6 pp., July 2007. Paper 291.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  37. G. Hug-Glanzmann, R. Negenborn, G. Andersson, B. De Schutter, and H. Hellendoorn, "Multi-area control of overlapping areas in power systems for FACTS control," Proceedings of Power Tech 2007, Lausanne, Switzerland, 6 pp., July 2007. Paper 277.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))

  38. R.R. Negenborn, A.G. Beccuti, T. Demiray, S. Leirens, G. Damm, B. De Schutter, and M. Morari, "Supervisory hybrid model predictive control for voltage stability of power networks," Proceedings of the 2007 American Control Conference, New York, New York, pp. 5444-5449, July 2007.  (abstractbibtextech. rep. (pdf))



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