2016 Publications

January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016
Journal Articles

  • Razmara, M., Bharati, G., Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Paudyal, Sumit, Robinett, Rush D., “Bilevel Optimization Framework for Smart Building-to-Grid Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol PP, No. 99, 12 pages, April, 2016.
    DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2016.2557334
  • Pcolka, Matej, Zacekova, Eva, Robinett, Rush D., Celikovsky, Sergej, Sebek, Michael, “Bridging the Gap Between the Linear and Nonlinear Predictive Control: Adaptations for Efficient Building Climate Control,” Journal of Control Engineering Practice, Vol. 53, pp: 124-138, August, 2016. DOI:10.1016/j.conengprac.2016.01.007
  • Sun, Ye, Yu, X. B., “Capacitive Biopotential Measurement for Electrophysiological Signal Acquisition: A Review,” IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 16, No. 9, pp: 2832 – 2853, May 2016.
    DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2016.2519392
  • Ficanha, Evandro, Ribeiro, Guilherme, Rastgaar, Mohammad, “Design and Evaluation of a 2-DOF Instrumented Platform for Estimation of the Ankle Mechanical Impedance in the Sagittal and Frontal Planes,” IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp: 2531 – 2542, April, 2016.
    DOI: 10.1109/TMECH.2016.2552406
  • Ficanha, Evandro, Ribeiro, Guilherme, Dallali, Houman, Rastgaar, Mohammad, “Design and Preliminary Evaluation of a Two DOFs Cable-Driven Ankle–Foot Prosthesis with Active Dorsiflexion–Plantarflexion and Inversion–Eversion,” Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Vol. 4, No. 36, April, 2016.
    DOI: 10.3389/fbioe.2016.00036
  • Banerjee, Bibaswan, Kotecha, Ramchandra M., Weaver, Wayne W., “Digital Memory Look-up Based Implementation of Sliding Mode Control for DC–DC Converters,” Control Engineering Practice, Vol. 54, pp: 1-11, September 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.conengprac.2016.05.006
  • Kantamneni, Abhilash, Winkler, Richelle L., Gauchia Babe, Lucia, Pearce, Joshua M., “Emerging Economic Viability of Grid Defection in a Northern Climate using Solar Hybrid Systems,” Energy Policy, Vol. 95, pp: 378-389, August 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2016.05.013
  • Bahri, B, Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Kannan, Kaushik, A. A. Aziz, “Identification of Ringing Operation for Low Temperature Combustion Engines,” Applied Energy, Vol. 171, pp: 142-152, June 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.03.033
  • Brown, Ian P., Sizov, Gennadi, Brown, Laura E., “Impact of Rotor Design on Interior Permanent-Magnet Machines With Concentrated and Distributed Windings for Signal Injection-Based Sensorless Control and Power Conversion, ” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp: 136-144, January 2016.
    DOI: 10.1109/TIA.2015.2464783
  • Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Taheri, Ehsan, “Initial Three-Dimensional Low-Thrust Trajectory Design,” Advances in Space Research, Vol. 57, No. 3, pp: 889-903, February 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.asr.2015.11.034
  • Nazemi, Mohammadreza, Shahbakhti, Mahdi, “Modeling and Analysis of Fuel Injection Parameters for Combustion and Performance of an RCCI Engine,” Applied Energy, Vol. 165, pp: 135-150, March 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.11.093
  • Sadabadi, K K., Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Bharath, A N., Reitz, Rolf D., “Modeling of Combustion Phasing of a Reactivity-Controlled Compression Ignition Engine for Control Applications,” International Journal of Engine Research, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp: 421-435, April, 2016.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1468087415583773
  • Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Robinett, Rush D., Zou, Shangyan, Bacelli, Giorgio, Coe, Ryan, Bull, Diana, Wilson, David, Korde, Umesh, “On the Control Design of Wave Energy Converters with Wave Prediction,” Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp: 473-483, November 2016.
    DOI: 10.1007/s40722-016-0048-4
  • Cao, Chong, Cheng, Ming, Chen, B., “Optimal Scheduling of PEV Charging/Discharging in Microgrids with Combined Objectives,” Smart Grid and Renewable Energy, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp: 115-130, April 2016.
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/sgre.2016.74008
  • Jia, Libin, Naber, Jeffrey D., Blough, Jason R., “Review of Sensing Methodologies for Estimation of Combustion Metrics,” Journal of Combustion, Vol. 2016, Article ID. 8593523, 9 pages, April 2016.
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8593523
  • Shrivastava, Udit N., Tajiri, Kazuya, “Sources of Current Density Distribution in the Land-Channel Direction of a PEMFC,” Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 163, No. 9, pp: F1072-F1083, July 2016.
    DOI: 10.1149/2.0831609jes
  • Guo, Shuaicheng, Dai, Qingli, Sun, Xiao, Sun, Ye, “Ultrasonic Scattering Measurement of Air Void Size Distribution in Hardened Concrete Samples,” Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 113, No. 15, pp: 415-422, March 2016.
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.03.051
  • Hajmohammadi, Solmaz, Nooshabadi, Saeid V., Archer, Glen E., Bos, Jeremy P., Struthers, Allan, “Parallel Hybrid Bispectrum-Multi-Frame Blind Deconvolution Image Reconstruction Technique,” Journal of Real Time Image Processing, pp: 1-11, March 2016.
    DOI: 10.1007/s11554-016-0577-z

    Proceedings

  • Bacelli, Giorgio, Coe, R., Wilson, D., Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Korde, U., Robinett, Rush D., Bull, D., “A Comparison of WEC Control Strategies for a Linear WEC Model,” 2016 NHA Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS 2016), Washington DC, USA, April 25, 2016.
  • Bacelli, Giorgio, Coe, Ryan, Bull, Diana, Wilson, David, Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Robinett, Rush D., Korde, Umesh, “A Linear Comparison of WEC Control Strategies,” 2016 NHA Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS 2016), Washington DC, USA, April 25, 2016.
  • Todd, Neller, Brown, Laura E., “An Introduction to K-means Clustering,” Proceedings of Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI), AAAI Press, February 2016
  • Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Zou, Shangyan, Robinett, Rush D., Bacelli, Giorgio, Wilson, David, Korde, Umesh, “ASME: Wave Energy Conversion: Control of the Buoy Heave Motion,” ASME Energy-Tech Magazine, USA April 2016
  • Reynolds, Craig, Blough, Jason R., Anderson, Carl L., Johnson, Mark A., Schweitzer, Jean, “Automotive Torque Converter Sound Power Measurement And Design Parameter Correlation,” International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery, Waikiki, Hawaii, International Group, April 2016.
  • Rastgaar, Mohammad “Cable Driven Two Degrees of Freedom Ankle-Foot Prosthesis,” Design of Medical Devices Conference, Minneapolis, MN, April 12, 2016
  • Hu, Rui, Weaver, Wayne W., “DC Microgrid Droop Control Based on Battery State of Charge Balancing,” IEEE Power and Energy Conference at Illinois (PECI), pp. 1-8, February 19-20, 2016. DOI:10.1109/PECI.2016.7459242
  • Amini, M R., Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Hendrick, J K., “Easily Verifiable Adaptive Sliding Mode Controller Design with Application to Automotive Engines,” 2016 SAE World Congress, Detroit MI, April 12, 2016.
  • Jane, Robert S., Parker, Gordon G., Weaver, Wayne W., Rizzo, Denise M., “Fuel-Optimal Strategies for Vehicle Supported Military Microgrids,” 2016 SAE World Congress, Detroit MI, April 12, 2016, SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0312.
    DOI: 10.4271/2016-01-0312
  • Weaver, Wayne W., Robinett, Rush D., Parker, Gordon G., Wilson, D., “Hamiltonian Modeling and Control of AC Microgrids with Spinning Machines and Inverters,” International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), Anacapri, Italy, June 22, 2016.
  • Bharati, G R., Razmara, M, Paudyl, S, Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Robinett, Rush D., “Hierarchical Optimization Framework for Demand Dispatch in Building-Grid Systems,” IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) General Meeting, Boston, MA, July 17-21, 2016, 5 pages.
    DOI: 10.1109/PESGM.2016.7741894
  • Razmara, Meysam, Bidarvatan, M., Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Robinett, Rush D., “Innovative Exergy-Based Combustion Phasing Control of IC Engines,” 2016 SAE 2016 World Congress, Detroit, MI, April 12, 2016.
  • Liu, Chuanliangzi, Cheng, Ming, Chen, Bo, Champagne, Anthony, Patel, Keyur, “Model Integration and Hardware-in-the-loop (HiL) Simulation Design for the Testing of Electric Power Steering Controllers,” 2016 SAE World Congress, Detroit MI, April 12, 2016.
  • Wilson, David, Robinett, Rush D., Weaver, Wayne W., Byrne, R, Young, J, “Nonlinear Power Flow Control Design of High Penetration Renewable Sources for AC Inverter Based Microgrids,” International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), Anacapri, Italy, June 22, 2016.
  • Razmara, Meysam, Bidarvatan, M., Shahbakhti, Mahdi, Robinett, Rush D., “Novel Exergy-Wise Predictive Control of Internal Combustion Engines,” Proceedings of the 2016 American Control Conference, Boston, MA, July 6, 2016, 6 pages.
  • Abdelkhalik, Ossama O., Robinett, Rush D., Bacelli, Giorgio, Wilson, David, Korde, Umesh, “Optimal Control of Wave Energy Converters,” The 11th MTS Buoy Workshop 2016, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Quissett Campus, Woods Hole, MA, USA, April 2016.
  • Van Susante, Paulus J., Abbud-Madrid, Angel, Beaty, Dave, Boucher, Dale, Bussey, Ben, Davis, Richard, Gertsch, Leslie, Lindsay, Hays, Kleinhenz, Julie, Meyer, Michael, Moats, Michael, Mueller, Rob, Paz, Aaron, Suzuki, Nantel, Whetsel, Charles, Zbinden, Elizabeth, “Report of the Mars Water In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) Planning (M-WIP) Study, ” April 2016, 90 pages. http://mepag.nasa.gov/reports/Mars_Water_ISRU_Study.pptx
  • Winikus, Jennifer, Brown, Laura E., “Representation and Incorporation of Clinical Information in Outpatient Oncology Prognosis Using Bayesian Networks,” 2016 IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology (EIT) Region 4, Grand Forks, ND, May 19-21, 2016, 6 pages.
  • Trinklein, Eddy H., Blough, Jason R., Parker, Gordon G., Plackett, Michael, “Stiffness Characterization of an Inflated Airbag Based Three Axis Motion Platform,” IMAC Proceedings, Society of Experimental Mechanics, Bethel, CT, USA, January 2016.
  • Blough, Jason R., “Teaching DSP and Dynamic Measurements at the Graduate Level at Michigan Technological University,” IMAC Conference, Society of Experimental Mechanics, Bethel, CT, USA, January 2016.
  • Gauchia Babe, Lucia, “The Battery Nexus,” Proceedings of European Horizon 2020, Horizon 2020 Projects, UK, Vol. 10, page 249, April 2016.
  • Robinette, Darrell, Blough, Jason R., “Transient Heat Transfer and Energy Balance Model for Hydrodynamic Torque Converters While Operating at Extreme Speed Ratio,” International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery, Waikiki, Hawaii, International Group, April 2016.
  • Wilson, David, Bacelli, G, Coe, R, Robinett, Rush D., Thomas, G, Linehan, D, Newborn, D., Quintero, M., “WEC and Support Bridge Control Structural Dynamic Interaction Analysis,” 2016 NHA Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS 2016), Washington DC, USA, April 25, 2016.
  • Bos, Jeremy P. “Empirical Evaluation of the Anisoplanatic Bispectrum Transfer Function for Extended Objects,” Proceedings of SPIE 9979, Laser Communication and Propagation through the Atmosphere and Oceans V, San Diego, CA, September 19, 2016, page 997909
    DOI:10.1117/12.2238890
  • Bos, Jeremy P., Edel, Zachary, Packard, Corey, Valenzuela, John, “Glint Removal for Post-processing of Ground-based Space-object Characterization Imaging using RASL,” Proceedings of 2016 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 2016, pp. 2527-2533.
  • Bos, Jeremy P., “Simulation of Spherical Wave Propagation in Non-Kolmogorov Turbulence,” Propagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2016), paper Tu1A.2. https://doi.org/10.1364/PCAOP.2016.Tu1A.2
  • Beck, Jeffrey, Bekins, Celina, Bos, Jeremy P., “WavePy: A Python Package for Wave Optics,” Proceedings of SPIE 9846, Long-Range Imaging, Baltimore, MD, May 18, 2016, page 984603.
    DOI: 10.1117/12.2225769
  • 2015 Publications

  • S. Castano, L. Gauchia, E. Voncila, J. Sanz, 2015, “Dynamical Modeling Procedure of a Li-ion Battery Pack Suitable for Real-time Applications,” Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 92, pp. 396-405, DOI:10.1016/j.enconman.2014.12.076
  • L. Gauchia, 2015, “Technology Battery Advances for Smart Grids,” IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter, February.
  • A. Gauchia, L. Gauchia, K. Zhang, 2015, “REV-Cycle: A MATLAB-based Tool for Large-Data Analysis of Real-life Driving Cycles for Electric Vehicles,” IEEE International Transportation Electrification Conference.
  • Y. Guo, C.-W. Ten, S. Hu, and W. Weaver, 2015, “Preventative Maintenance for Advanced Metering Infrastructure against Malware Propagation,” to appear IEEE Journal on Smart Grid, Jan 2016, DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2015.2453342.
  • Y. Guo, C.-W. Ten, S. Hu, and W. Weaver, “Modeling Distributed Denial of Service Attack in Advanced Metering Infrastructure,” in Proceedings of the IEEE PES Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, Feb. 17-20, 2015, Washington, DC, USA.
  • A. Kantamneni, M. Cook, A. Hirzel, L. Brown, and G. Parker, 2015, “Survey of Solar Irradiance Models for Emergency PV Deployment,” submitted to the Journal of Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews.
  • A. Kantamneni, L. E. Brown, S. Goldsmith, W. Weaver, and G. Parker, 2015, “Survey of Multi- Agent Systems Based Control of Microgrids,” Journal of Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 45, pp. 192-203, Oct 2015, DOI: 10.1016/j.engappai.2015.07.005.
  • U.A. Korde and R.D. Robinett, 2015, “Approaching Maximum Power Conversion with Exergy- Based Adaptive Wave-by-Wave Control of a Wave Energy Converter,” Proceedings of MTS/ IEEE OCEANS’15, May 18-21, Genova, Italy.
  • G. Parker, W. Weaver, R. Robinett, and D. Wilson, 2015, “DC Microgrid Optimal Storage Power Scheduling Using Source Forecasts,” submitted to the International Journal of Power & Energy Conversion.
  • M. Razmara, G. R. Bharati, M. Shahbakhti, S.Paudyal, and R. D. Robinett III, 2015, “Bilevel Optimization Approach for Building to Grid Integration,” submitted to IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
  • M. Razmara, M. Maasoumy, M. Shahbakhti, R. Robinett, 2015, “Exergy-Based Model Predictive Control for Building HVAC Systems,” Proceedings of the American Control Conference, Jul. 1-3, Chicago, IL.
  • M. Razmara, G. Bharati, M. Shahbakhti, S. Paudyal, R. Robinett, 2015, “Bidirectional Optimal Operation of Smart Building-to-Grid Systems,” Proceedings of the American Control Conference, Jul. 1-3, Chicago, IL.
  • Y. Tang, C.-W. Ten, C. Wang, G. Parker, 2015, “Extraction of Energy Information from Analog Meters using Image Processing,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Jul 2015, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 2032-2040, DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2015.2388586.
  • C.-W. Ten, W. Weaver, L. E. Brown, and C. Schelly, 2015, “Transitioning Campus Distribution System into Networked Microgrids,” submitted to the IEEE PES Magazine.
  • E. Trinklein, M. Heath, G. Parker, W. Weaver, R. Robinett, and D. Wilson, 2015, “Closed Loop Discharge Control of a Capacitive Storage Systems,” submitted to the International Journal of Control.
  • E. Trinklein, G. Parker, W. Weaver, L. G. Babe, C.-W. Ten, W. Bower, S. Glover, and S. Bukowski, 2015, “The Scope and Potential of Future Networked Microgrids,” submitted to Energies.
  • W. Weaver, R. Robinett, G. Parker, and D. Wilson, 2015, “Energy Storage Requirements of a DC Microgrid with High Penetration Renewables under Droop Control,” International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, June 2015, Vol. 68, pp. 203-209, DOI:10.1016/j.ijepes.2014.12.070
  • W. Weaver, R. Robinett, G. Parker, and D. Wilson, 2015, “Distributed Control and Energy Storage Requirements of Networked DC Microgrids,” Journal of Control Engineering Practice, Nov 2015, Vol. 44, pp. 10-19, DOI:10.1016/j.conengprac.2015.06.008.
  • E. Zacekova , M. Pcolka, J. Tabacek, J. Tezky, R. Robinett, S. Celikovsky, and M. Sebek, 2015, “Identification and Energy Efficient Control for a Building: Getting Inspired by MPC,” Proceedings of the 2015 American Control Conference, July 1-3, Chicago, IL.
  • Leban, F. A., Diaz-Gonzalez, J., Parker, G. G., and Zhao, W., “Inverse Kinematic Control of a Dual Crane System Experiencing Base Motion,” IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology, Jan 2015, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 331-339. DOI: 10.1109/TCST.2014.2314020.
  • 2014 Publications

    • B. Banerjee and W. W. Weaver, “Generalized Geometric Control Manifolds of Power Converters in a DC Microgrid,” IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, Dec 2014, Vol. 29, No.4, pp. 904-912, DOI.10.1109/TEC.2014.2351621.
    • Rizzo, D. and Parker G. G., “Determining Optimal State of Charge for a Military Vehicle Micro-grid,” International Journal of Powertrains, Sep 2014, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 303-318, DOI: 10.1504/IJPT.2014.064329.
    • K. Bunker and W. Weaver, 2014, “Optimal Geometric Control of DC Microgrids,” 15th IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, June 22-25, Santander, Spain.
    • N. Ekneligoda and W. Weaver, 2014, “Game Theoretic Cold-Start Transient Optimization in DC Microgrids,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Dec 2014, Vol. 61, No 12, pp.6681-6690, DOI. 10.1109/TIE.2014.2316254.
    • N. Ekneligoda and W. Weaver, 2014, “A Game Theoretic Bus Selection Method for Loads in Multi-Bus DC Power Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Apr 2014, Vol. 61, No. 4, pp. 1669-1678, DOI. 10.1109/TIE.2013.2267702.
    • N. Ekneligoda and W. Weaver, 2014, “Game Theoretic Optimization of DC Micro-Grids without a Communication Infrastructure,” Proceedings of the IEEE Clemson University Power Systems Conference (PSC), Mar. 11-14, Clemson, SC.
    • L. Gauchia, 2014, “Enabling Smart Grids: Energy Storage Technologies, Opportunities and Challenges,” Webinar IEEE Smart Grid.
    • R. Jane, G. Parker, W. Weaver, and S. Goldsmith, 2014, “Vehicle-to-Vehicle Resource Sharing,” Proceedings of the 6th Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium, August 12-14, Novi, MI.
    • P. Malyzs, L. Gauchia, H. Yang, 2014, “Fundamentals of Electric Energy Storage Systems,” Book Chapter in Advanced Electric Drive Vehicles, Chapter 7, pp. 237-282, Editor: A. Emadi, Taylor & Francis, October 2014
    • M. Maasoumy, M. Razmara, M. Shahbakhti, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, 2014, “Selecting Building Predictive Control Based on Model Uncertainty,” Proceedings of the 2014 American Control Conference, June 4-6, Portland, OR.
    • M. Maasoumy, M. Razmara, M. Shahbakhti, A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, “Handling Model Uncertainties in Model Predictive Control for Energy Efficient Buildings,” Journal of Energy and Buildings, Jul 2014, Vol. 77, pp. 377-392, DOI. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.03.057.
    • B. Moridan, D. Bennett, N. Mahmoudian, W. Weaver, and R. Robinett, 2014, “Autonomous Power Distribution System,” Proceedings of the 19th IFAC World Congress, August 24-29, Cape Town, South Africa.
    • J. Neely, M. Cook, D. Wilson, S. Glover, J. Young, and R. Robinett, 2014, “Hamiltonian Control Design for DC Microgrids with Stochastic Sources and Loads with Applications,” International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM) 2014, June 18-20, Ischia, Italy.
    • A. Pinar and W. Weaver, 2014, “Control and Performance of a Class D Audio Power Converter under Sliding-Mode Control with Variable Hysteretic Bands,” 15th IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, June 22-25, Santander, Spain.
    • M. Pcolka, E. Zacekova, R. Robinett, S. Celikovsky, and M. Sebek, 2014, “Economical Nonlinear Model Predictive Control for Building Climate Control,” Proceedings of the 2014 American Control Conference, June 4-6, Portland, OR.
    • M. Pcolka, E. Zacekova, S. Celikovsky, R. Robinett, and M. Sebek, 2014, “From Linear to Nonlinear Model Predictive Control of a Building,” Proceedings of the 19th IFAC World Congress, August 24-29, Cape Town, South Africa.
    • C. Raga, A. Barrado, A. Lazaro, C. Fernandez, V. Valdivia, I. Quesada, L. Gauchia, 2014, “Black-box Model, Identification Technique and Frequency Analysis for PEM Fuel Cell with Overshoot Transient Response,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 29, No. 10, pp. 5334-5346.
    • Rastgaar Aagaah M., Mahmoudian N., 2014, “Robustness of Orthogonal Eigenstructure Control to Actuators Failure,” Book Chapter in Nonlinear Approaches in Engineering Applications 2, R. N. Jazar and L. Dai (eds.), Springer, New York, Chapter 5, 137-166.
    • W. Su and K. Zhang, 2014, “Investigating the Impact of Plug-in Electric Vehicle Charging on Power Distribution Systems with the Integrated Modeling and Simulation of Transportation Network,” IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference Asia-Pacific, Aug. 31 – Sep. 3, Beijing, China.
    • W. Su, J. Wang, K. Zhang, and A. Huang, 2014, “Model Predictive Control-based Power Dispatch for Distribution System Considering Plug-in Electric Vehicle Uncertainty,” Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 106, pp. 29-35.
    • E. Trinklein, G. Parker, W. Weaver, R. Robinett, L. Gauchia Babe, C.-W. Ten, W. Bower, S. Glover, and S. Bukowski, 2014, “Scoping Study: Networked Microgrids,” Sandia Report SAND2014-17718.
    • W. Weaver and G. Parker, 2014, “Real-time Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation for Optimal DC Microgrid Control Development,” 15th IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, June 22-25, Santander, Spain.
    • Y. Yasaei, R. Robinett, A. Mammoli, 2014, “Building Ventilation System as a Low-Pass Filter for Intermittent Photovoltaic Electricity Generation,” Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability, July 24-26, Portland, OR.

    2013 Publications

    • S. Castano, L. Gauchia, J. Sanz, 2013, “Effect of Packaging on Supercapacitors Strings
      Modeling: Proposal of a Functional Unit Defined Around the Balancing Circuit,” IEEE
      Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 3, pp.
      1390-1398.
    • M. Maasoumy, B. Moridian, M. Razmara, M. Shahbakhti, A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, 2013, “Online Simultaneous State Estimation and Parameter Adaptation for Building Predictive Control,” ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Oct. 21-23, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
    • D. Rizzo and G. Parker, 2013, “State of Charge Optimization for Military Hybrid Vehicle
      Microgrids,” Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE PES Conference on Innovative Smart Grid
      Technologies, Feb. 24-27, Washington, DC.

    2012 Publications

    • O. Abdelkhalik, 2012, “Hidden Genes Genetic Optimization for Variable-Size Design Space Problems,” Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 155, No. 2.
    • B. Banerjee, W.W. Weaver, 2012, “Geometric Manifold Control of Power Electronics in DC Microgrids,” Proceedings of the IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics (COMPEL), June 10-13, Kyoto, Japan.
    • K. Bordeau, G. Parker, G. Vosters, W. Weaver, J. Kelly, D.G. Wilson, R.D. Robinett, 2012,
      “Distributed Control of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles on a Smart Grid,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 20-22, Sorrento, Italy.
    • N. Ekneligoda and W. Weaver, 2012, “Game-Theoretic Communication Structures in
      Microgrids,” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 2334-2341.
    • A. Giacomoni, S. Goldsmith, S. Amin, and B. Wollenberg, 2012, “Analysis, Modeling, and
      Simulation of Autonomous Microgrids with a High Penetration of Renewables,” Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 22-26, San Diego, CA.
    • M. Heath, G. Vosters, G. Parker, W. Weaver, D. Wilson, and R Robinett, 2012, “DC Microgrid Optimal Storage Distribution Using a Conductance and Energy State Modeling Approach,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 20-22, Sorrento, Italy.
    • R. Robinett, D. Wilson, and S. Goldsmith, 2012, “Collective Control of Networked Microgrids with High Penetration of Variable Resources Part I: Theory,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Cyber Technology in Automation, Control, and Intelligent Systems (CYBER), Bangkok, Thailand, May 27-31.
    • G. Vosters and W. Weaver, 2012, “Energy Space Modeling of Power Electronics in Local Area Power Networks,” Advances in Power Electronics.
    • W. Weaver, N. Mahmoudian and G. Parker, 2012, “Autonomous Mobile Power Blocks for
      Prepositioned Power Conversion and Distribution,” Proceedings of the Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium (GVSETS), Aug 12-14, Novi, MI.
    • J. Williams, D. Wilson, and R. Robinett, 2012, “Transient Stability and Performance Based on Nonlinear Power Flow Control Design of Wind Turbines,” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 20-22, Sorrento, Italy.
    • D. Wilson, R. Robinett, and S. Goldsmith, 2012, “Renewable Energy Microgrid Control with Energy Storage Integration,” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 20-22, Sorrento, Italy.

    2011 Publications

    • R. Balog, W. Weaver, and P. Krein, 2011, “The Load as an Energy Asset in a Distributed DC SmartGrid Architecture,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol 3, pp. 253-260.
    • K. Bordeau, G. Vosters, G. Parker, W. Weaver, 2011, “Microgrid Modeling and Control to
      Investigate the Stability Impact of Hybrid Vehicle Loads and Renewable Sources,” Proceedings of the Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium (GVSETS), Aug. 12-14, Dearborn, MI.
    • N. Ekneligoda, and W. Weaver, 2011, “Optimal Team Communication Structures in Microgrids,” Proceedings of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Sep. 17-22, Phoenix, AZ.
    • N. Ekneligoda, and W. Weaver, 2011, “Game Theoretic Bus Selection in DC Power Systems,” Proceedings of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Sep. 17-22, Phoenix, AZ.
    • N. Ekneligoda, and W. Weaver, 2011, “Optimal Transient Control of Microgrids Using a Game Theoretic Approach,” Proceedings of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Sep. 17-22, Phoenix, AZ
    • M. Heath, G. Parker, D. Wilson, and R. Robinett, 2011, “Power Optimal Capacitor Charging to Illustrate a Method for Identifying Microgrid Renewable Source Characteristics,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, Sep 28-30, Denver CO.
    • M. Heath, G. Parker, D. Wilson, and R. Robinett, 2011, “Closed Loop Optimal Load Control with Application to Microgrid Load Design,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, Sep 28-30, Denver CO.
    • D. Kramer and G. Parker, 2011, “Current State of Military Hybrid Vehicle Development,”
      International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 369-387.
    • R. Robinett III and D. Wilson, 2011, “Nonlinear Power Flow Control Design for Combined Conventional and Variable Generation Systems: Part I-Theory,” Proceedings of the IEEE Multi-Conference on Systems and Control, Sept. 26-30, Denver, CO.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2011, “Nonlinear Power Flow Control Design: Utilizing Exergy,” Book Chapter in Entropy, Static and Dynamic Stability, and Lyapunov Analysis, Springer-Verlag London Ltd., ISBN 978-0-85729-822-5.
    • G. Vosters and W. Weaver, 2011, “Energy and Impedance State Modeling of Power Electronic Converters,” Proceedings of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Sep. 17-22, Phoenix, AZ.
    • G. Vosters, T. Hassell, W. Weaver, and J. Wolfe, 2011, “Optimal Control of Power Electronic Converters for Traction Applications.” Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, Sep. 6-9, Chicago, Ill.
    • W. Weaver, 2011, “Dynamic Energy Resource Control of Power Electronics in Local Area Power Networks,” IEEE Transactions Power Electronics, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 852-859.
    • W. Weaver, J. Naber, J. Worm, J. Allen, C. Anderson, J. Beard, J. Burl, J. Keith, S. Hackney, and B. Chen, 2011, “An Interdisciplinary Program for Education and Outreach in Hybrid & Electric Drive Vehicle Engineering at Michigan Technological University,” Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, Sep. 6-9, Chicago, Ill.
    • D. Wilson and R. Robinett, 2011, “Transient Stability and Performance Based on Nonlinear Power Flow Control Design of Renewable Energy Systems,” Proceedings of the IEEE Multi-Conference on Systems and Control, Sept. 26-30, Denver, CO.

    2010 Publications

    • Rastgaar Aagaah M., Ahmadian M., 2010, “Robustness of Orthogonal Eigenstructure Control to Actuator Failure,” SPIE Smart Structures and Materials & Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, San Diego, CA, March 7 – 11.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2010, “Hamiltonian Surface Shaping with Information Theory and Exergy/Entropy Control for Collective Plume Tracing,” International Journal of Systems, Control and Communications, Vol. 2, Nos. 1/2/3, pp. 144-169.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2010, “Transient Stability and Control of Renewable Generators Based on Hamiltonian Surface Shaping and Power Flow Control: Part I – Theory,” Proceedings of the IEEE Multi-Conference on Systems and Control, Sept. 8-10, Yokohama, Japan.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2010, “Maximizing the Performance of Wind Turbines with Nonlinear Aeroservoelastic Power Flow Control,” Proceedings of the IEEE Multi-Conference on Systems and Control, Sept. 8-10, Yokohama, Japan.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2010, “Nonlinear Aeroelastic Power Flow Control for Wind Turbines,” Proceedings of the 51st AIAA Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, April 12-15, Orlando, Florida.
    • B. Schenkman, D. Wilson, 2010, R. Robinett and K. Kukolich, “Photovoltaic Distributed
      Generation for Lanai Power Grid Real-time Simulation and Control Integration Scenario,” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 14-16, Pisa, Italy.
    • D. Wilson and R. Robinett, 2010, “Transient Stability and Control of Renewable Generators Based on Hamiltonian Surface Shaping and Power Flow Control: Part II-Analysis,” Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering & Exposition, Nov. 12-18, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
    • D. Wilson and R. Robinett, 2010, “Transient Stability and Control of Wind Turbine Generation Based on Hamiltonian Surface Shaping and Power Flow Control,” Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, Oct. 18-19, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
    • D. Wilson and R. Robinett, 2010, “Nonlinear Power Flow Control Applications to Conventional Generator Swing Equations Subject to Variable Generation,” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 14-16, Pisa, Italy.

    2009 Publications

    • A. Kwasinski, W. Weaver, P. Krein, P. Chapman, 2009, “Telecommunications Power Plant Damage Assessment for Hurricane Katrina – Site Survey and Follow-Up Results,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 3, pp. 277-287.
    • Rastgaar Aagaah M., Ahmadian M., Southward S. C., 2009, “Orthogonal Eigenstructure Control with Non-collocated Actuators and Sensors,” Journal of Vibration and Control, 15(7), 1019 –1047.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2009, “Nonlinear Slewing Spacecraft Control Based on Exergy, Power Flow, Static and Dynamic Stability,” The Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 717-741.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2009, “Exergy and Irreversible Entropy Production Thermodynamic Concepts for Nonlinear Control Design,” International Journal of Exergy, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 357-387.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2009, “Collective Plume Tracing: A Minimal Information Approach to Collective Control,” International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control.
    • W. Weaver and P. Krein, 2009, “Optimal Geometric Control of Power Buffers,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 24, pp. 1248-1258.
    • W. Weaver and P. Krein, 2009, “Game-Theoretic Control of Small-Scale Power Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Vol. 24, pp. 1560-1567.
    • D. Wilson, R. Robinett and D. Berg, 2009, “Adaptive Power Flow Control of Variable Speed Wind Turbines for Improved Performance,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Nov. 13-19, Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

    Publications Prior to 2009

    • Mahmoudian N., Rastgaar Aagaah M., Jazar G. N., Mahinfalah M., 2004, “Relative Stability of Mathieu Equation in Third Zone,” 10th Conference on Nonlinear Vibrations, Stability, and Dynamics of Structures, Blacksburg, VA, July 25 – 29.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2008, “What is a Limit Cycle?,” International Journal of Control, Vol. 81, No. 12, pp. 1886-1900.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2008, “Nonlinear Power Flow Control Applied to Power
      Engineering,” International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM), June 11-13, Ischia, Italy.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2007, “Decentralized Exergy/Entropy Thermodynamic Control for Collective Robotic Systems,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Nov. 11-15, Seattle, WA, (Best Theory Paper).
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2007, “Collective Plume Tracing: A Minimal Information Approach to Collective Control,” American Control Conference, July 2007, New York, N.Y..
    • W.W. Weaver and P.T. Krein, 2007, “Mitigation of Voltage Collapse Through Active Dynamic Buffers,” International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, Vol. 3, No. 1/2, pp. 101-123.
    • R. Robinett, D. Wilson, and A. Reed, 2006, “Exergy Sustainability for Complex Systems,
      InterJournal Complex Systems,” 1616, New England Complex Systems Institute.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Entropy Thermodynamic Concepts for Nonlinear Control Design,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Nov. 5-10, Chicago, IL.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Irreversible Entropy Production Thermodynamic Concepts for Control System Design: Regulators,” International Conference on Control Applications (CCA), October, Munich, Germany.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Entropy Thermodynamic Concepts for Control System Design: Slewing Single Axis,” AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, August 21-24, Keystone, CO.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, and A. Reed, 2006, “Exergy Sustainability for Complex Systems,” International Conference on Complex Systems, June 25-30, Boston, MA.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Irreversible Entropy Production Thermodynamic Concepts for Control Design: Nonlinear Systems,” 14th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation, June 28-30, Ancona, Italy.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Irreversible Entropy Production Thermodynamic Concepts for Control Design: Nonlinear Regulator Systems,” The 8th IASTED International Conference on Control and Applications, May 24-26, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    • R. Robinett and D. Wilson, 2006, “Exergy and Irreversible Entropy Production Thermodynamic Concepts for Control System Design: Robotic Servo Applications,” IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, May 15-19, Orlando, Florida.
    • R. Balog, W. Weaver and P. Krein, 2005, “The Load as an Energy Asset in a Distributed
      Architecture,” Proceedings of the IEEE Electric Ship Technologies Symposium, July 25-27, Philadelphia, PA.
    • D. Smathers and S. Goldsmith, 2001, “Agent Concept for Intelligent Distributed Coordination in the Electric Power Grid,” Sandia National Laboratories Report, SAND2000-1005, March.