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Estimation of additional PV Converter Losses operating under PF≠1 based on Manufacturer’s Data at PF=1, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 34(1), 540-553, March 2019. Keywords: Efficiency of PV Converters, power losses of PV Converters, reactive power, pulse width modulation converters, photovoltaic systems, power generation control.Estimation of additional PV Converter Losses.pdf

A new voltage control scheme for active medium-voltage (MV) networks, Electric Power Systems Research [Elsevier Science], 169 (2019), 53-64. Keywords: Distributed power generation, loss minimization, on-load tap changer (OLTC), reactive power control, voltage control.A new voltage control scheme for active medium-voltage (MV) networks.pdf

A Conceptual Framework for Energy Loss Minimization in Meshed MV Networks, 5th IEEE International Energy Conference (ENERGYCON), Limassol - Cyprus, 03/06/2018-07/06/2018. Keywords: Distributed power generation, loss minimization, reactive power control, voltage control.A Conceptual Framework for Energy Loss Minimization in Meshed MV Networks.pdf

Fundamentals of Power System Economics, 1st ed. (2005), 2nd ed. (2018), John Wiley & Sons.

Surveillance and security: protecting electricity utilities and other critical infrastructures, Energy Informatics,1(1), p.15, 2018.

Reactive Power Market; Obligatory and Enhanced Reactive Power Services, Invitation to Tenders and Guidance Notes for the Completion of Tenders,2017.Reactive Power Market

A review of high PV penetrations in LV distribution networks: Present status, impacts and mitigation measures, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,62, 1195–1208, 2016.

Photovoltaic penetration issues and impacts in distribution network – A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,53, 594–605, 2016.

Understanding Electricity Markets in the EU, EPRS,November 2016.Understanding Electricity Markets in the EU

A Survey on Smart Grid Cyber-Physical System Testbeds, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials,19(1), 446-464, 2017.

Dynamic equivalencing of an active distribution network for large-scale power system frequency stability studies, IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution,9(15), 2245-2254, 2015.

Smart grid: Communication-enabled intelligence for the electric power grid, John Wiley & Sons,2014.

Understanding inertial and frequency response of wind power plants, IEEE Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications,Denver, CO, 1-8, 2012.Understanding inertial and frequency response of wind power plants

Summary of Studies on Rate of Change of Frequency events on the All-Island System, EIRGRID,1-8, 2012.Summary of Studies on Rate of Change of Frequency events on the All-Island System

Smart Grid Communication: Its Challenges and Opportunities, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid,4(1), 36-46.

How Do High Levels of Wind and Solar Impact the Grid? The Western Wind and Solar Integration Study, Technical Report, NREL/TP-5500-50057,2010How Do High Levels of Wind and Solar Impact the Grid?

Use of Frequency Response Metrics to Assess the Planning and Operating Requirements for Reliable Integration of Variable Renewable Generation, Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory,2010

Synchronverters: Inverters That Mimic Synchronous Generators, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics,58(4), 1259-1267, April 2011.

Smart Grid Technologies: Communication Technologies and Standards, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics,7(4), 529-539, Nov. 2011.

Power System Stability and Control, McGraw-Hill,1993.

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