List of Publications

  • Venkat Krishnan, Eirini Kastrouni, Dimitra Pyrialakou, Konstantina Gkritza, and James McCalley, “An optimization model of National Energy and Transportation Systems: Application on Assessing the Impact of High-Speed Rail on US Passenger Transportation Investment Portfolio,” working paper - to be submitted to Journal, 2013
  • Diego Mejia-Giraldo and James McCalley, “Adjustable Decisions for Reducing the Price of Robustness of Capacity Expansion Planning,” to be submitted to IEEE Trans. Power Syst., 2012
  • J. McCalley, V. Krishnan, K. Gkritza, R. Brown, and D. Mejia-Giraldo, “Investment strategies for national energy and transportation infrastructures,” to appear in IEEE Power and Energy Magazine
  • Venkat Krishnan, James McCalley, Santiago Lemos, and James Bushnell, “Nation-wide Transmission Overlay Design and Benefits Assessment for the U.S.,” Energy Policy, Jan 2013 – Available Online
  • D. Wu and D. C. Aliprantis, “Modeling light-duty plug-in electric vehicles for national energy and transportation planning,” under review for Energy Policy, 2012
  • E. Ibanez, Steve Lavrenz, Diego Mejía, Venkat Krishnan, Konstantina Gkritza, James McCalley, Arun K. Somani, “Resiliency and robustness in long-term planning of the national energy and transportation system,” to appear in International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, 2013
  • A. G. Thomas, P. Jahangiri, D. Wu, C. Cai, H. Zhao, D. C. Aliprantis, and L. Tesfatsion, “Intelligent residential air-conditioning system with smart-grid functionality,” to appear inIEEE Trans. Smart Grid (Special Issue on Intelligent Buildings and Home Energy Management in a Smart Grid Environment) – Available Online
  • Venkat Krishnan, Trishna Das, Cristian Lopez, James McCalley, and Eduardo Ibanez, “Modeling Operational Effects of Wind Generation within National Long-term Infrastructure Planning Software,” IEEE Trans. of Power Systems, Oct 2012 – Available Online
  • P. Jahangiri, D. Wu, W. Li, D. C. Aliprantis, and L. Tesfatsion, “Development of an agent-based distribution test feeder with smart-grid functionality,” inProc. IEEE Power & Energy Soc. Gen. Meet. San Diego, CA, July 22–26, 2012 – Available Online
  • Qihui Qi and James McCalley, “Using NETPLAN to analyze environmental impacts on generation expansion planning,” IEEE PES General Meeting, San Diego, CA, Jul 2012- Available Online
  • A. K. Somani and Jinxu Ding, “Parallel Computing Solution for Capacity Expansion Network Flow Optimization Problems,” Journal of Computing, July 2012 – Available Online
  • Mejia-Giraldo, D., Villarreal-Marimon, J., Gu, Y., He, Y., Duan, Z., and Wang, L. “Sustainability and Resiliency Measures for Long-Term Investment Planning in Integrated Energy and Transportation Infrastructures.” J. Energy Eng., 138(2), 87–94, May 2012 – Available Online
  • A. Rentziou, K. Gkritza, R. Souleyrette, “VMT, energy consumption, and GHG emissions forecasting for passenger transportation,”  Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Volume 46, Issue 3,  Pages 487–500, March 2012 – Available Online
  • D. Wu, D. C. Aliprantis, and L. Ying, “Load scheduling and dispatch for aggregators of plug-in electric vehicles,”IEEE Trans. Smart Grid (Special Issue on Transportation Electrification and Vehicle-to-Grid Applications), Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 368–376, Feb. 2012 - Available Online
  • James McCalley, James Bushnell, Venkat Krishnan, and Santiago, Transmission Design at the National Level: Benefits, Risks and Possible Paths Forward,” White Paper to PSERC, The Future Grid to Enable Sustainable Energy Systems, Funded by Department of Energy, Jan 2012 – Available Online
  • Venkat Krishnan, “21st Century National Energy & Transportation Infrastructures: Balancing Sustainability, Costs, and Resiliency,” Presented at 3rd NSF EFRI-RESIN workshop, Urbana Champaign, Nov 2011 - Available Online
  • Venkat Krishnan, Jinxu Ding, James McCalley and Arun K. Somani, “Computational Challenges in 21st Century National Energy & Transportation Infrastructures Planning,” Current Challenges in Computing 2011: Energy Resource Modeling, Napa Valley, CA, Aug 2011
  • Gifford, J. D. and Brown, R. C., Four economies of sustainable automotive transportation. Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 5: 293–304, May 2011.  Available Online
  • E. Ibanez, and J. McCalley, “Multiobjective evolutionary algorithm for long-term planning of the national energy and transportation systems,” Energy Systems Journal, Volume 2, Number 2, 151-169, 2011 – Available Online
  • D. Wu, C. Cai, and D. C. Aliprantis, “Potential impacts of aggregator-controlled plug-in electric vehicles on distribution systems,” in Proc. IEEE Intern. Workshop Comp. Adv. Multi-Sensor Adapt. Proc. (CAMSAP). San Juan, PR, Dec. 15, 2011 – Available Online
  • D. Wu, D. C. Aliprantis, and L. Ying, “On the choice between uncontrolled and controlled charging by owners of PHEVs,”IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 2282–2284, Oct. 2011 – Available Online
  • Di Wu, Dionysios C. Aliprantis, and Konstantina Gkritza, “Electric Energy and Power Consumption by Light-Duty Plug-In Electric Vehicles,” IEEE Trans. of Power Systems, Vol. 26, No. 2, May 2011. Available Online
  • E. Ibanez, Venkat Krishnan, S. Lavrenz, D. Mejia, J. McCalley, and A. Somani, “Resiliency and robustness in long-term planning of the national energy and transportation system,” 2nd RESIN Workshop, Tucson, AZ, Jan. 2011.
  • E. Ibanez, J. McCalley, D. Aliprantis, R. Brown, K. Gkritza, A. Somani, and L. Wang, “National Energy and Transportation Systems: Interdependencies within a Long Term Planning Model.” Proc. of IEEE Energy 2030 Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, Nov. 2008.
  • D. Wu, H. Chen, T. Das, and D. C. Aliprantis, “Bidirectional power transfer between HEVs and grid without external power converters.”Proc. IEEE Energy 2030 Conf., Atlanta, GA, Nov. 17-18, 2008.
  • L. Wang, “Potential Impacts of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Locational Marginal Prices.” Proc. IEEE Energy 2030 Conf., Atlanta, GA, Nov. 17-18, 2008
  • J. Ding, A. Somani, “A Decentralized Resilient Mixed-energy Infrastructure (L3) Model of America in the Next 40 Years” Proc. of the 20th International Symp. of Mathematical Programming (ISMP), Chicago, IL, Aug. 23-29.
  • L. Wang and N. Kong, “Security constrained economic dispatch: A Markov decision process approach with embedded stochastic programming.” International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems, Vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 1-16 , 2009.
  • L. Wang, “Cutting plane algorithms for the inverse mixed integer linear programming problem.” Operations Research Letters, Vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 114-117, 2009.
  • J. McCalley, E. Ibáñez, Y. Gu, K. Gkritza, D. Aliprantis, L. Wang, A. Somani, and R. Brown, “National Long-Term Investment Planning for Energy and Transportation Systems.” Proc. of IEEE PES General Meeting 2010, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Jul. 2010.
  • E. Ibáñez, K. Gkritza, J. McCalley, D. Aliprantis, R. Brown, A. Somani, and L. Wang, “Interdependencies between Energy and Transportation Systems for National Long Term Planning.” Sustainable Infrastructure Systems: Simulation, Imaging, and Intelligent Engineering, K. Gopalakrishnan, S. Peeta, editors, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2010, pp. 53-76.
  • J. Ding, and A. Somani, “A long-term investment planning model for mixed energy infrastructure integrated with renewable energy,” 2nd Annual IEEE Green Technologies Conference, Fort Worth, Texas, Apr. 15-16, 2010.
  • J. Ding, and A. Somani, “Analysis on the impacts of the transmission line capacity expansion on clean power system development to realize clean energy policies,” 2nd Int. Symp. on Energy Eng., Economics and Policy (EEEP 2010), Orlando, Florida, Jun. 2010.
  • A. Rentziou, K. Gkritza, “Predicting passenger trips for future energy and transportation infrastructure investment planning,” Proc. of 5th International Congress on Transportation Research, Volos, Greece, Sep. 2010.
  • J. Ding, and A. Somani, “Reduction of green house gas emission by clean power trading,” IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia, Sep. 2010.
  • J. Ding, and A. Somani, “A MBA (Minimal Budget Approach) algorithm for large-scale incorporation of clean energy to current electricity systems,” IEEE Conf. on Innovative Technologies for an Efficient and Reliable Electricity Supply, Waltham, Massachusetts, Sep. 2010.
  • Y. Gu, and J. McCalley, “Market-based Transmission Expansion Planning With Uncertainty,” Proc. North American Power Symposium, Arlington, Texas, Sep. 2010.
  • Y. Gu, and J. McCalley, “Market-based Transmission Planning Considering Large-scale Wind Power,” Proc. The International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems and Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, Québec, Canada, Oct. 2010.
  • J. Brown, K. Gkritza, R. Souleyrette, “Resiliency Assessment of the North American Rail Network,” to be presented at the 2011 Joint Rail Conference, Pueblo, Colorado, Mar. 2011.
  • Y. Gu, and J. McCalley, “Market-based Transmission Expansion Planning,” submitted to IEEE PES Power Systems Conference & Exhibition (PSCE) , Phoenix, Arizona, Mar. 2011.
  • D. Wu, E. Kastrouni, K. Gkritza, D. Aliprantis, “Use of NHTS for Predicting Transportation and Electric Energy Demand in the Future,” presented at the NHTS Workshop, Washington, D.C., Jun. 2011.
  • Y. Gu, and J. McCalley, “Economic Assessment of Compressed Air Energy Storage,” submitted to IEEE PES general meeting, Detroit, Michigan, Jul. 2011.
  • D. Mejia-Giraldo, and J. McCalley, “Affine decision rules-based power system planning under multiple uncertainties,” Third award in student poster competition at the 2011 IEEE PES General Meeting, Detroit, Michigan, Jul. 2011.