Journal Articles

DATETITLEAUTHOR(S)CITATIONDOI
2020A Comparison of DER Voltage Regulation Technologies using Real-Time SimulationsA. Summers, J. Johnson, R. Darbali-Zamora, C. Hansen, J. Anandan, C. ShowalterEnergies, Advancements in Real-Time Simulation of Power and Energy Systems Special Edition, Vol. 13
2020Advanced Laboratory Testing Methods using Real-Time Simulation and Hardware-in-the-Loop Techniques: A survey on the Smart Grid International Research Facility NetworkJ. Montoya, J. Johnson, et al.Energies, Advancements in Real-Time Simulation of Power and Energy Systems Special Edition, Vol 13
2020Evaluation of Photovoltaic Inverters Under Balanced and Unbalanced Voltage Phase Angle Jump ConditionsR. Darbali-Zamora, J. Johnson, N. S. Gurule, M. J. Reno, N. A. Ninad and E. Apablaza-Arancibia47th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Virtual Meeting, June 15-Aug. 21, 2020
2020PV Inverter Grid Support Functions Assessment of PV Inverters using Open-Source IEEE P1547.1 Test PackageN. Ninad, E. Apablaza-Arancibia, M. Bui, J. Johnson, S. Gonzalez, C. Cho, W. Son, J. Hashimoto, K. Otani, R. Bründlinger, R. Ablinger, C. Messner, C. Seitl, Z. Miletic, T. Moore, R. Heidari, I.V. Temez, J. Montoya, F. Baumgartner, C. Fabian, S. Kumar, J. Kumar, B. Fox,, R. Brandl, R. Conklin47th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Virtual Meeting, June 15-Aug. 21, 2020
2019Assessing DER Network Cybersecurity Defences in a Power-Communication Co-Simulation EnvironmentJ. Johnson, I. Onunkwo, P. Cordeiro, B. Wright, N. Jacobs, C. LaiIET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applicationshttps://doi.org/10.1049/iet-cps.2019.0084
2019Development and Evaluation of Open-Source IEEE 1547.1 Test Scripts for Improved Solar IntegrationN. Ninad, E. Apablaza-Arancibia, M. Bui, J. Johnson, S. Gonzalez, T. Moore, R. Heidari, W. Son, R. Bründlinger, R. Ablinger, C. Messner, C. Seitl, Z. Miletic, J. Hashimoto, K. Otani, I.V. Temez, F. Baumgartner, C. Fabian, B. Fox, S. Kumar, J. KumarEU PVSEC, Marseille, France, 9-13 Sept 2019
2019Distribution system parameter and topology estimation applied to resolve low-voltage circuits on three real distribution feedersMatthew Lave, Matthew J Reno, Jouni PeppanenIEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy 10.3 (2019): 1585-1592.
2019Hybrid Intrusion Detection System Design for Distributed Energy Resource SystemsA. Chavez, C. Lai, N. Jacobs, S. Hossain-McKenzie, C. B. Jones, J. Johnson, A. SummersIEEE CyberPELS Workshop 2019, Knoxville, TN, April 29–May 1, 2019
2018Power System Effects and Mitigation Recommendations for DER CyberattacksJ. Johnson, J. Quiroz, R. Concepcion, F. Wilches Bernal, M. RenoIET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & ApplicationsDOI: 10.1049/iet-cps.2018.5014
2018Stochastic Optimization with Risk Aversion for Virtual Power Plant Operations:  A Rolling Horizon Solution FrameworkA. Castillo, J. Flicker, C. Hansen, J.P. Watson, J. JohnsonIET Generation, Distribution, and TransmissionDOI: 10.1049/iet-gtd.2018.5834
2021Estimation of PV Location in Distribution Systems based on Voltage SensitivitiesS. Grijalva, A. U. Khan, J. S. Mbeleg, C. Gomez-Peces, M. J. Reno, and L. BlakelyIEEE North American Power Symposium (NAPS), 2021
2021Circuit Topology Estimation in an Adaptive Protection SystemB. Poudel, D. Ruiz Garcia, A. Bidram, M. J. Reno, and A. SummersIEEE North American Power Symposium (NAPS), 2021
2020Optimal Power Module Design for High Power Density Traction Drive SystemL. Rashkin, J. Neely, L. Gill, J. Flicker, and R. Darbali-Zamora,2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference & Expo (ITEC), 2020: IEEE, pp. 134-138.
2020Method to Interface Grid-Forming Inverters into Power Hardware in the Loop Setups,J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, N. S. Gurule, M. J. Reno, J. D. Flicker, A. Summers, and A. Ellis2020 47th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2020: IEEE, pp. 1804-1810
2020Grid Forming Inverters for Spinning Reserve in Hybrid Diesel MicrogridsJ. Flicker, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, M. Shirazi, J. Vandermeer, and W. Thomson2020 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), 2020: IEEE, pp. 1-5
2020Evaluation of the Dc Bus Link Capacitors and Power Transistor Modules in the Qualification Testing of PV InvertersHacke, Peter, Daniel Clemens, Ramanathan Thiagarajan, Jack Flicker, and Hironobu IgarashiProgress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications (2020).
2020Co-Optimization of Boost Converter Reliability and Volumetric Power Density Using Genetic AlgorithmL. Gill, J. C. Neely, L. J. Rashkin, J. D. Flicker, and R. J. Kaplar2020 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2020: IEEE, pp. 5302-5309
2020Experimental Evaluation of Grid-Forming Inverters Under Unbalanced and Fault ConditionsN. S. Gurule, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, R. Darbali-Zamora, M. J. Reno, and J. D. FlickerIEEE Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON), 2020
2020Improved Load Modelling for Emerging Distribution System AssessmentsP. Siratarnsophon, M. Hernandez, J. Peppanen, J. Deboever, and M. J. RenoCIRED Berlin 2020 Workshop, 2020
2020Method to Interface Grid-Forming Inverters into Power Hardware in the Loop SetupsJ. Hernandez-Alvidrez, N. S. Gurule, M. J. Reno, J. D. Flicker, A. Summers, and A. EllisIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2020.
2020Evaluation of Photovoltaic Inverters Under Balanced and Unbalanced Voltage Phase Angle Jump ConditionsR. Darbali-Zamora, J. Johnson, M. J. Reno, and N. S. GuruleIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2020
2020Optimal Protection Relay Placement in MicrogridsB. Reimer, T. Khalili, A Bidram, M. J. Reno, and R. C. MatthewsIEEE Kansas Power and Energy Conference (KPEC), 2020
2020Adaptive Protection Scheme for a Real-World Microgrid with 100% Inverter-Based ResourcesT. Patel, S. Brahma, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, and M. J. RenoIEEE Kansas Power and Energy Conference (KPEC), 2020
2020Identifying Errors in Service Transformer ConnectionsL. Blakely and M. J. RenoIEEE PES General Meeting, 2020
2020Evaluation of Curtailment Associated with PV System Design ConsiderationsJ. A. Azzolini, M. J. Reno, and K. A. W. HorowitzIEEE PES General Meeting, 2020
2020A Blockchain-Based Mechanism for Secure Data Exchange in Smart Grid Protection SystemsD. Sikeridis, A. Bidram, M. Devetsikiotis, and M. J. RenoIEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC), 2020
2020Impact of AMI Data Time Granularity on Quasi-Static Time-Series Load Flow SimulationJ. Deboever, M. Hernandez, J. Peppanen, P. Siratarnsophon, and M. J. RenoIEEE Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition, 2020
2020Secondary Network Parameter Estimation for Distribution TransformersK. Ashok, M. J. Reno, D. DivanIEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), 2020
2020Volt-Var Curve Reactive Power Control Requirements & Risks for Feeders with Distributed Roof-Top Photovoltaic SystemsC. B. Jones, M. Lave, M. J. Reno, R. Darbali-Zamora, A. Summers, S. Hossain-McKenzieEnergies, 2020
2020Aggregation of Voltage-Controlled Devices During Distribution Network ReductionZ. K. Pecenak, H. V. Haghi, C. Li, M. J. Reno, V. R. Disfani, J. KleissIEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2020
2020Phase Identification Using Affinity Matrix Ensemble ClusteringL. Blakely and M. J. RenoIET Smart Grid, 2020.
2020Fault Detection and Current Control for a Standalone DC Microgrid Using Current Derivative and Adaptive DroopS. Augustine, M. J. Reno, S. M. Brahma, and O. LavrovaJournal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, 2020
2020Impact Study of Dynamic Clustering and Demand Response Program on the Resilience of Distribution SystemsT. Khalili, A. Bidram, and M. J. RenoIET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, 2020
2020A Deep Learning Approach for Residential PV Size, Tilt and Azimuth EstimationK. Mason, M. J. Reno, L. Blakely, S. Vejdan, and S. GrijalvaSolar Energy, 2020
2019Distribution Feeder Fault Comparison Utilizing a Real-Time Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Approach for Photovoltaic System ApplicationsR. Darbali-Zamora, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, A. Summers, N.S. Gurule, M.J. Reno, J. JohnsonIEEE PVSC 2019
2019Comparison of Ideal Transformer Method and Damping Impedance Method for PV Power-Hardware-In-The-Loop ExperimentsA. Summers, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, R. Darbali-Zamora, M.J. Reno, J. Johnson, N.S. GuruleIEEE PVSC 2019
2019Bulk Power System Dynamics with Varying Levels of Synchronous Generators and Grid-Forming Power InvertersBrian J Pierre, Hugo Villegas Pico, Ryan Elliott, Jack Flicker, Yashen Lin, Brian Johnson, Joseph Eto, Robert Lasseter, and Abraham Ellis2019 IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Grid-forming Inverter Experimental Testing of Fault Current ContributionsN. Gurule, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, M. Reno, A. Summers, S. Gonzalez, and J. Flicker2019 IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Simulation of Grid-Forming Inverters Dynamic Models using a Power Hardware-in-the-Loop TestbedJ. Hernandez-Alvidrez, A. Summers, M. J. Reno, J. Flicker, N. Pragallapati2019 IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Guest Editorial Joint Special Section on Power Conversion & Control in Photovoltaic Power PlantsB. Johnson, L. Chang, K. Afridi, M. H. Ali, J. von Appen, Y.-M. Chen, A. Davoudi, S. Dhople, J. H. Enslin, and J. FlickerIEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 159-160, 2019
2019Stochastic optimisation with risk aversion for virtual power plant operations: a rolling horizon controlCastillo, Anya; Flicker, Jack; Hansen, Clifford W.; Watson, Jean-Paul; Johnson, JayIET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, 13, (11), p. 2063-2076, 2019
2019A Rapid Quasi-Static Time Series Method for Evaluating Current-Related Distributed PV Impacts including Feeder Loading and Line LossesM. U. Qureshi, S. Grijalva, and M. J. RenoIEEE PES General Meeting, 2019
2019Systematic Study of Data Requirements and AMI Capabilities for Smart Meter Connectivity AnalyticsK. Ashok, M. J. Reno, D. Divan, and L. BlakelyIEEE Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE), 2019
2019Fault Current Control for DC Microgrid Protection Using an Adaptive DroopS. Augustine, S. M. Brahma, and M. J. Reno IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, 2019
2019Distribution Feeder Fault Comparison Utilizing a Real-Time Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Approach for Photovoltaic Systems ApplicationsR. Darbali-Zamora, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, A. Summers, N. S. Gurule, M. J. Reno, and J JohnsonIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Simulation of Grid-Forming Inverters Dynamic Models using a Power Hardware-in-the-Loop TestbedJ. Hernandez-Alvidrez, A. Summers, M. J. Reno, J. Flicker, N. Pragallapati IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019.
2019Fault Current Correction Strategies for Effective Fault Location in Inverter-Based SystemsR. C. Matthews, S. Hossain-McKenzie, and M. J. RenoIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Grid-forming Inverter Experimental Testing of Fault Current ContributionsN. S. Gurule, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, M. J. Reno, A. Summers, S. Gonzalez, and J. FlickerIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Comparison of Ideal Transformer Method and Damping Impedance Method for PV Power-Hardware-In-The-Loop ExperimentsA. Summers, J. Hernandez-Alvidrez, R. Darbali-Zamora, M. J. Reno, J. Johnson, and N. S. GuruleIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Identifying Common Errors in Distribution System ModelsL. Blakely, M. J. Reno, and J. PeppanenIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019AMI Data Quality and Collection Method Consideration for Improving the Accuracy of Distribution System ModelsL. Blakely, M. J. Reno, and K. AshokIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Implementation of Temporal Parallelization for Rapid Quasi-Static Time-Series (QSTS) SimulationsJ. A. Azzolini, M. J. Reno, and D. MontenegroIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Visualization Methods for Quasi-Static Time-Series (QSTS) Simulations with High PV PenetrationJ. A. Azzolini, M. J. Reno, and M. LaveIEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2019
2019Spectral Clustering for Customer Phase Identification Using AMI Voltage TimeseriesL. Blakely, M. J. Reno, and W. FengPower and Energy Conference at Illinois (PECI), 2019
2019A Graph-Theory Method for Identification of a Minimum Breakpoint Set for Directional Relay CoordinationR. C. Matthews, M. J. RenoElectronics, 2019
2019Microgrid Protection SystemsM. J. RenoIEEE Power System Relaying and Control Committee, PES-TR71, 2019
2019Distribution System Parameter and Topology Estimation Applied to Resolve Low-Voltage Circuits on Three Real Distribution FeedersM. Lave, M. J. Reno, and J. PeppanenIEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2019.
2019Power System Effects and Mitigation Recommendations for DER Cyber AttacksJ. Johnson, J. Quiroz, R. Concepcion, F. Wilches-Bernal, and M. J. RenoIET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applications, 2019
2019A Fast Scalable Quasi-Static Time Series Analysis Method for PV Impact Studies using Linear Sensitivity ModelM. U. Qureshi, S. Grijalva, M. J. Reno, J. Deboever, X. Zhang, and R J. BroderickIEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2019